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NEW Animal Kingdom Attractions in Disney World

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Wondering what you can look forward to experiencing at Animal Kingdom this year? You are going to find many new Animal Kingdom attractions.

Animal Kingdom has some great rides & experiences. If you are planning a trip to the park, be sure to take a look at our guide to Animal Kingdom FastPasses.

In addition to enjoying the most popular rides at Animal Kingdom, you should also make sure you check out these new Animal Kingdom attractions.

NEW Animal Kingdom Attractions in Disney World

NEW Animal Kingdom Attractions in Disney World


UP Show in Animal Kingdom

There is a new “UP! A Great Bird Adventure” show featuring Russel and Dug from UP! During the 25 minute show, you will get a close up encounter with several different types of birds.

Speaking of Birds, you might find Kevin walking around Asia interacting with guests!

Pandora Utility Suit

Another interactive addition to Animal Kingdom will be in Pandora, the World of Avatar. Walking around, you might find a human pilot strapped in the giant Pandora Utility Suit. 

It is inspired by the iconic Amplified Mobility Platform (AMP) suits of power armor from the epic film AVATAR.

Tree of Life Lion King Theme Show

There are some new additions to the Tree of Life show that feature music and images from Disney’s Lion King.

Dino Bash Dance Party

Donald’s Dino Bash is a new dance party that takes place in Dinoland each evening.

You will find some of your favorite Disney characters dressed up in costumes dancing the night away .

2021 is going to be a GREAT year to take a vacation to Walt Disney World!  We will continue to update this list of NEW Animal Kingdom attractions as soon as we hear!

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Friday 27th of July 2018

Hello. Do you know how long Dino Bash will last? I'm heading to WDW in January and I'm dying for these costumes. Many thanks for your help. :)


Tuesday 31st of July 2018

There is currently no end date.


Saturday 14th of April 2018

Dessert cruise? That sounds right up my alley! Even better that it's to watch the fireworks. I've never been to Disney World but I would love to!! I loved Disneyland and Tokyo Disney Sea. Thanks for sharing about all the new additions in 2018.

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