It’s like stepping right into a dream. Only the places seem real! A place of magic…a place of discovery…one of adventure…one with spotlights and showbiz. The four Walt Disney World® Theme Parks make the real world seem far away, and make-believe as real as the smile on your face. They are the places where innocence is reborn, memories are made, and fun, imagination and excitement surround the young, and young at heart.
Magic Kingdom® Park
Wonder, fantasy and plenty of pixie dust are everywhere at the Magic Kingdom® Park. From flying through Neverland to yo-hoing with a band of pirates, enchanted lands – with over 40 magical attractions – make exciting adventures and timeless fairy tale classics just a smile away.
Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor, features Mike Wazowski as your “Monster of Ceremonies” for this zany comedy showcase, inspired by Disney•Pixar’s “Monster, Inc”. Having discovered that laughter is ten times more powerful than scream, the Laugh Floor at Monsters, Inc. has been transformed into a comedy club for visiting humans – the goal: gather big laughs and plenty of them. Magic Kingdom®Guests are the center of all the laugh-packed fun as Mike’s wild and crazy pals trade jokes with audience members in hopes of getting the giggles going strong enough to power the whole city of Monstropolis.
Enhancements have been made to two Classic Disney attractions you won’t want to miss. Discover haunting new surprises as you ride aboard a Doom Buggy with your Ghost Host throughout the Haunted Mansion. Look closely, there’s a whole new scene and many more spine-tingling terrors. Dead men tell NEW tales as Captain Jack Sparrow has joined the crew of the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction. First the classic Disney attraction inspired the blockbuster movie – and then the movies inspired enhancements to the attraction. Captain Jack Sparrow, his nemesis Barbossa, and the ghostly Davy Jones add a new twist to one of the most beloved ride-thru adventures of all time!
Celebrate the stories you know and love with the all-new Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade, which marches through the streets of Magic Kingdom Park each afternoon. Spectacular floats, beloved characters, and amazing dancers and street performers comprise this royal fantasy gala you won’t want to miss!
The Main Street Electrical Parade is more dazzling than ever, with enhanced lighting technology, like LED and special effects, the glittering procession lights up Main Street, U.S.A. and makes its way through Magic Kingdom Park. You’ll see new floats making their dazzling debut inspired by “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” the beloved dwarfs are “off to work,” toiling in a mine, where they may make some glittering discoveries. And harkening back to another animated classic, Pinocchio and the Pleasure Island boys have yet to learn their lesson about horsing around and getting into mischief! And listen to the “oohs” and “ahhs” grow louder with the Wishes™ fireworks spectacular. It will touch your heart with a “story in the sky” you’ll cherish forever.
No wonder the Magic Kingdom® Park is the most beloved Walt Disney World® Theme Park. It’s the one – and only – place where once upon a time is now, and make-believe is as real as today.
Fantasyland® Come experience the largest expansion in Magic Kingdom® history! Enjoy new attractions and interact with characters in ways you never thought possible. Journey to the Enchanted Forest, where you can become part of Ariel’s world, dine in Beast’s Castle, join Belle for a retelling of the “tale as old as time” and explore two new royal castles. Or head to Storybook Circus, where you can soar on the Dumbo the Flying Elephant attraction, cool off with Casey Jr. Splash and Soak Station and fly a stunt plane with the Great Goofini on the Barnstormer. In New Fantasyland, you’ll become part of a story that will stay with you for happily ever after.
Welcome to a land full of adventure and excitement. A place where beasts roar, mermaids sing, candlesticks talk and elephants fly. A place where you can be surrounded by thick forests and roaring waterfalls in one moment…immersed in the golden age of the circus in the next. Welcome to New Fantasyland®–the largest expansion in Magic Kingdom® history! In this enchanted realm, you’ll experience Disney storytelling like never before as you enjoy amazing new attractions and interact with characters in ways you never dreamed possible. So explore the Enchanted Forest, where you can venture into Prince Eric’s Castle for the Under the Sea~Journey of The Little Mermaid attraction, dine in Beast’s Castle at the Be Our Guest Restaurant and become part of the “tale as old as time” as you head through Maurice’s workshop and into Beast’s library for Enchanted Tales with Belle. Or step right up and into the colorful Storybook Circus, where you can soar aboard TWO Dumbo the Flying Elephant® attractions, cool off at the Casey Jr. Splash ’N’ Soak Station and fly high on The Barnstormer featuring the Great Goofini coaster! In New Fantasyland, you’ll become part of a story that will stay with you for happily ever after.
At Epcot®, high tech fun and Disney imagination are combined with the wonder of diverse cultures in two distinct worlds, Future World and World Showcase. Both are bursting with thrills and excitement.
Perry, the anthropomorphic platypus co-star of the hit Disney-animated series “Phineas and Ferb,” has become locked in a cat carrier while his host family is on vacation, so the O.W.C.A. (Organization Without a Cool Acronym) is recruiting Epcot Guests to step into “Agent P’s” important missions.
Fly to new heights on Soarin’™, an exhilarating ride experience that picks you up and really gets you flying! You’ll feel as if you’re gliding over spectacular natural wonders and glorious countrysides, taking in the sights, the sounds, and scents – like a bird in flight!
On The Seas with Nemo & Friends, you don’t need gills to dive into undersea adventure––just a “clamobile!” So climb aboard and journey alongside Marlin and Dory on an exciting quest to find Nemo. Along the way, you’ll meet up with Bruce the shark, ride the EAC with Crush the sea turtle, and even come face-to-fin with some real-life fishies in a gigantic aquarium. It’s an ocean of fun inspired by Disney•Pixar’s “Finding Nemo.”
What’s it like to be an astronaut? Find out aboard Mission: SPACE® as you dodge meteors, navigate nebulae and slingshot around the moon…without leaving Earth. If you think you’ve got the right stuff, join the Orange Team for some seriously intense training that lets you feel the full force of an actual space launch. Or, if you’d prefer a not-so-white-knuckle-filled journey, join the Green Team. Both adventures are out of this world.
Come have a ball inside the incredible icon of Epcot®––Spaceship Earth! With a world of amazing, new enhancements, including narration by famed actress, Dame Judi Dench, this classic attraction will take you from living in the past to picturing yourself in the future…literally. And the excitement doesn’t stop when your Time Machine does, because that’s when you get to experience “Project Tomorrow”––a brand-new interactive playground area where you can build, play, create, compete and explore.
Leave it to the wacky scientists of the Imagination Institute to put your senses to the test with the help of a playful purple dragon! Aboard Journey Into Imagination With Figment, you’ll wanna listen up in the Sound Lab, use your Common Scents in the Smell Lab (watch out for the skunk junk) and watch your world turn upside down in Figment’s house. There’s no journey like the one into your imagination! Creativity and imagination abound as you celebrate innovations that enhance your life and expand your horizons.
But, that’s only half the fun. In World Showcase, you can travel around the world…and you don’t even need a passport! Eleven great nations offer the best of their food, music, products and culture. Journey through the poetic mountains of China; soar in a balloon over France; encounter tricky trolls on a Viking expedition in Norway; sail down a River of Time in Mexico. And the food! Gourmet French cuisine…succulent steaks from the Great White North… bratwurst and beer from Germany… Mediterranean sandwiches from Morocco…the finest seafood, sushi and vegetables from Japan…fresh-baked Norwegian pastries and desserts… it’s an international feast of delectable delights. Plus, you can shop ‘til you drop, indulging in tempting Guerlain fragrances, Goebel Hummel figurines, glass etchings, antiques, trinkets, jewelry, gifts, toys and more. You’ll find something to amaze and excite everywhere you turn…from living “statues” in France to rock ‘n’ roll bagpipers in Canada.
The grand finale? IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth, an inspiration of music, fireworks, lasers and special effects celebrating the planet we call home. Epcot®. Two big worlds of discovery. One incredible experience unlike any other on earth.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios®
Lights…camera…and the stage is set for plenty of action! The glitz and glamour of Hollywood take center stage at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®. But the star is you!
Take aim and ride an interactive 4-D “Toy Story” adventure like no other. It’s Toy Story Mania!—an attraction inspired by Disney•Pixar’s “Toy Story” films. So come grab some 3-D glasses before boarding your ride vehicle and zipping off into a world of immersive, midway-style games hosted by favorite characters like Woody, Buzz, Rex and Hamm!
Act one: The power of the Force and the magic of Disney have combined again to bring you Star Tours®–The Adventures Continue! With new destinations featuring out-of-this-galaxy characters like C-3PO, R2-D2 and Darth Vader, you’ll never know where the Force might take you! And with each adventure, you can see the Star Wars™ universe in an all-new way…in 3-D!
Act Two: Your friends from Disney Junior fill the popular Disney Junior stage at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®. Children can sing, clap and dance along with favorite characters from “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse,” “Sofia the First,” “Doc McStuffins,” and “Jake and the Never Land Pirates”!
Act Three: Catch the up-and-down beat of Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster® Starring Aerosmith in a twistin’, turnin’, loopin’ limo ride that is sure to get your adrenaline jammin’. And you’ll never experience the same fear twice at radically random elevator experience The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror™. The Tower is in control, so it’s never the same fear twice.
With so much to see and do, you just may need an encore! Go ahead and raise the curtain at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®.
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Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
The fun gets wild at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park. Explore the realm of creatures that inhabit our world…and our imagination…and create your own adventure for an experience that roars with excitement.
Experience a high-speed train trek forward and backward through the treacherous Himalayan unknown, where the dreaded Yeti lurks on Expedition Everest™–Legend of the Forbidden Mountain.
Relive all of your favorite moments and sing along with your favorite characters in Festival of the Lion King, in the all-new Harambe Theater! Broadway-caliber dancers, live singers, and wild acrobats will amaze you in this stunning theater-in-the-round performance. Do not miss it!
The Theater in the Wild at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park has been transformed into a magical undersea environment for a Broadway-caliber show, Finding Nemo – The Musical. This on-stage extravaganza is a retelling of the classic Disney•Pixar animated film Finding Nemo. To bring the little clownfish and his cast of friends to life, Disney reeled in some of Broadway’s finest designers and composers. The result is a visually-inventive, original musical, merging puppetry with live performances.
Explore over 100 acres of African Savannah on Kilimanjaro Safaris® as you become surrounded by free-roaming wildlife in their natural habitat.
Journey to DinoLand U.S.A.® where there’s a rescue mission that goes back 65 million years on DINOSAUR, and the only thing between you and extinction is a seat belt!
Now, trek over to Asia and be prepared to get wet – really wet – on a wild, water-rafting journey through Kali River Rapids®. And, be prepared for the breathtaking wonder of the mystical forest and ancient ruins of Maharajah Jungle Trek®, home to tigers, giant fruit bats and komodo dragons.
Don’t forget to go deep inside the Tree of Life® to find out why It’s Tough to be a Bug!® in a funny, creepy, crawly 3-D adventure inspired by the Disney•Pixar film A Bug’s Life that will have you screaming and squirming for more. Then join Mickey, Minnie, Donald and more of your Disney favorites for Mickey’s Jammin’ Jungle Parade, a swingin’ safari of character caravans accompanied by elaborate puppets and giant animal stilt walkers.
It’s a wildly playful adventure like no other. And it’s yours to live. Come and explore Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park.
Beyond The Theme Parks
The Disney Water Parks beat the beach. They pummel the pool. They’re the absolute peaks of water park cool. And whether you want to thrill out, chill out, lay out or play out, you and your family can do all that and more. ‘Cause around here, imagination comes in waves.
Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon
Go against the tide at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon, the Water Park that blows other water parks away. ‘Cause after the storm of storms blew through, it left this tropical paradise full of twisting slides, roaring rapids and the largest inland wave pool around in its wake! Come thrill out on a twisting, turning, water coaster, chill out on the beach, visit a shark reef, or cruise a creek. At least to start out with! You’ll also find slides, rides and bubbling jets for the little ones at Ketchakiddee Creek.
Disney’s Blizzard Beach Long
Plunge into the absolute coolest water park that pummels the pools for awesome fun in a fantastic setting. Legend has it that the snow-capped mountain world of Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park was built as a ski resort. Now it’s considered today’s coolest water park. Experience “black diamond” –intensity thrills like the 120 –foot-tall Summit Plummet water slide. Kids will love the “bunny slope” –level areas just for them. Plus, the whole gang can share the relaxation of tube floats and the fun of family fluming together.