Disney’s Animal Kingdom Awakens at Night With New ‘Jungle Book’ Show, Parties & Attractions Starting Memorial Day Weekend


    Following up on the official Press Release, the Disney Parks Blog confirmed that the new entertainment at Disney's Animal Kingdom will debut Memorial Day Weekend:

    • The Tree of Life Awakens – The park icon will have several "awakenings" throughout the night as it is illuminated with projections of wildlife.
    • The Jungle Book: Alive with Magic – This limited engagement show will take place along Discovery River and will feature music and special effects
    • Discovery Island CarnivaleThe nightly show will feature music, dance, costumes and stilt walkers
    • Harambe Wildlife Parti– Guests in Africa can dance alongside entertainers and street musicians to the beat of African music.

    In addition, park hours will be extended at the new Nighttime Safaris at Kilimanjaro Safaris will debut. It is also expected that on or around Memorial Day Weekend, that Tiffins, the new signature restaurant will also open.