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[1 May 2019 | No Comment | ]
Updated Rivers of Light to Debut This Summer at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Rivers of Light at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is getting a makeover – and the new version will debut this summer.
The new Rivers of Light: We Are One show will feature new imagery including some from Disneynature films, and moments from classic Disney animation.
The music for the redesigned show will feature the original score and more.
Guests can check out the all-new Rivers of Light: We Are One nighttime spectacular on Memorial Day weekend at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

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[12 Dec 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Tasting Sampler Experience Announced for Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney’s Animal Kingdom is hosting a new Tasting Sampler Experience from December 22 through January 2.
Guests can purchase the Tasting Sampler that includes a pre-loaded $35 digital card (priced at just $30!), that can be scanned at over 40 outdoor carts and kiosks throughout the park.
The card can be used to purchase a variety of food items and specialty drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic).
The Tasting Sampler events also includes preferred seating for the second showing of Rivers of Light.
Guests at the event will be able to try new eats including: Shrimp …

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[18 Jul 2018 | No Comment | ]
Rivers of Light Dessert Party Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom

A new Rivers of Light Dessert Party is coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
The new nighttime party will feature a buffet of Animal Kingdom-themed desserts, snacks, and drinks and VIP views of Rivers of Light.
Guests will check in to the party 60 minutes prior to the show at the Rivers of Light Asia Viewing Area Terrace.
Buffet items includes house-made desserts, snacks, specialty drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic), plus iced tea, lemonade, and water.
Before the show starts guests will be lead to the VIP viewing area for Rivers of Light.
The Dessert Party will …

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[21 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]
Catch a Live-Stream of Rivers of Light on August 22

If you haven’t had a chance to see Rivers of Light at Disney’s Animal Kingdom – or if you’ve seen and can’t wait to see it again – you’re in luck!
The Disney Parks Blog is set to live-stream the nighttime show on Tuesday, August 22 beginning at 8:40 p.m.
Rivers of Light debuted earlier this year at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and the show celebrates nature and animals with a combination of floats, lanterns. fountains, and a musical score.
You can catch tomorrow night’s performance of the show on the Disney Parks Blog. …

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[21 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate the Fourth of July with Fireworks, Characters, Entertainment, and More

The Walt Disney World Resort is celebrating the Fourth of July with special fireworks, entertainment, and more.
The Magic Kingdom is lighting up the night on July 3 and 4 with ‘Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky.’ The nighttime fireworks show takes place at 9 p.m. both nights.
At Epcot, IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth will celebrate with a patriotic laser light finale on July 4. Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios can check out the Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular nighttime show and at Animal Kingdom, Rivers of …

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[12 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Rivers of Light Opening Date Announced, Wishes to be Replaced, and More

Whew! What a busy week it’s been in the world of Disney news! We have updates about Rivers of Light, a new nighttime show at the Magic Kingdom, and so much more. Let’s dive right in!
After nearly a year-long delay, the Rivers of Light nighttime show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is opening on February 17! The show is currently in “soft open” which means you be able to see it before Friday.
If you’re making plans to see the Rivers of Light you can also book a dining package that includes …

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[10 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Rivers of Light Dining Packages Open for Reservations

We told you yesterday the news that Rivers of Light is finally opening – after almost a year-long delay. And now you can make advance dining reservations for the Rivers of Light dining packages.
Two restaurants at Disney’s Animal Kingdom are participating in the package: Tiffins and Tusker House.
At Tusker House a Rivers of Light breakfast package is $39 for adults and $23 for kids ages 3-9, or one table service credit. Lunch and dinner are $52 for adults and $32 for kids ages 3-9, or one table service credit. The …

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[9 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Rivers of Light Officially Opens February 17 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

It’s really happening! Rivers of Light – the oft-delayed nighttime spectacular at Disney’s Animal Kingdom – is finally opening on February 17.
The show was originally slated to open in the spring of 2016 but was met with months of setbacks leaving some to wonder if it was ever going to open.
Well, it is!
Guests can enjoy the new nighttime experience beginning February 17.
Rivers of Light combines live performance, floating sets, a “soaring musical score,” fountains, and much more in a “celebration of animals and nature.” The show takes place on the …

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[8 Dec 2016 | No Comment | ]
2017 Brings New Land to Disney’s Animal Kingdom, New Restaurants to Disney Springs, and More

There are still a few weeks left in 2016 but Disney is already looking forward to 2017 with the announcement of new things coming to the Walt Disney World Resort.
At Disney’s Animal Kingdom guests will finally have a chance to experience Pandora – The World of Avatar when the new land opens in the summer of 2017. This new land will feature two new attractions, bioluminescent rainforests, floating mountains, and much more.
Pandora will also be home to the Satu’li Canteen – the main dining spot – and Pongu Pongu, a …

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[19 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Cuts Back Nighttime Hours

Earlier this year Disney’s Animal Kingdom extended its nighttime hours, staying open on most nights this summer until 11 p.m.
Now we’re seeing reports that the park may be scaling back its nighttime hours, closing as early at 6 p.m. later this fall.
The new, later nighttime hours were due in part to the new nighttime entertainment at the park including the Tree of Life night show and a night version of the Kilimanjaro Safaris.
The highly anticipated – and very delayed – Rivers of Light nighttime show was supposed to start Memorial …