For many who are loyal and devoted Disney Parks fans in which a big year anniversary is creeping up for Disney’s Animal Kingdom that will mark it’s 20th Anniversary on Earth Day on April 22nd, 2018 when the park first opened up. The “Party for the Planet” celebration will run from April 22-May 5.
Guests can commemorate their anniversary visit towards the theme park with special photo opportunities, and kids can earn a limited-edition badge as part of the Wilderness Explorer program. Tiffin’s full-time service restaurant will also offer six different Tiffin Talks and themed-dinners hosted by animal experts and will be available towards guests who want to learn more about the animal residents at the park.
Limited-Edition merchandise will be also to buy, with one piece being a special-edition print created by Portfolio Creative Executive, Joe Rohde! (He will be signing prints on April 22nd from 1-4pm at Discovery Trading Company while supplies are limited) so best be to get there early!
Here’s other experiences that guests can check out for Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s 20th Anniversary:
– April 22 will mark the debut of a brand-new show, UP! A Great Bird Adventure featuring Russell and Dug from the Disney•Pixar animated comedy-adventure film “UP.” The show will give guests the chance to see Senior Wilderness Explorer Russell and his fuzzy friend Dug in a new adventure that includes encounters with exotic birds from around the world. This free-flying show will be performed multiple times daily.
– A “dino-tastic” celebration with Donald and his friends will also premiere Memorial Day weekend in DinoLand, U.S.A. This dinosaur-themed party celebrates Donald Duck’s discovery that his bird ancestors were actually dinosaurs. DinoLand U.S.A. will feature colorful new décor and playful character greetings with rarely seen pals like Scrooge McDuck, Launchpad McQuack and more. A DJ-powered dance party will mix tunes from the truck-o-saurus stage, capping the nighttime festivities.
– Memorial Day 2018 commemorates the one-year anniversary of Pandora – The World of Avatar. Here, travelers are transported to a mystical world of floating mountains, bioluminescent rainforests and breathtaking new experiences. Inspired by the blockbuster film, AVATAR, the epic land invites guests to explore a glowing landscape, encounter a larger-than-life Na’vi Shaman of Songs and soar on the back of a banshee.
If you want to upgrade your 20th Anniversary experience for the park, be sure to check out Disney D23’s special event that is exclusive towards D23 members only!, and this will sell out as the date approaches. For more information about the special celebration for Disney’s Animal Kingdom, be sure to check out Disneyworld.com/PartyforthePlanet
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