Walt Disney World theme park offers after-hours safari, rides, and entertainment.Make money by sharing this news. Become a Social Blaster! You never know who are what you might meet at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. (Photo by Barb Nefer) 3 You never know who are what you might meet at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
Disney’s Animal Kingdom continues to be a nighttime hot spot at Walt Disney World as the summer tourist season hits its mid-point. Earlier this year, the theme park added a number of evening activities for guests to enjoy in its extended hours, including a limited-time live Jungle Book show, dark rides on Expedition Everest, and Kali River Rapids, lively entertainers, and safaris framed by a permanent sunset. This expansion has added to the appeal of what was once considered a daytime attraction, giving guests a fourth option for night activities at the Disney parks.
Tree of Life at Disney lives up to its name
Many of the after-dark attractions at Disney’s Animal Kingdom are extensions of existing features and attractions. For example, the Tree of Life as long been the icon of this Disney park. Visitors during the day marvel at the animal menagerie carved in its surface. At night, it takes on a life of its own, periodically ‘awakening’ to tell stories via music and projection technology, as shown in the sample vignettes below:…