Disney’s Awaken Summer News

June 3, 2016

We are only a few days away from our summer solstice on June 20, but the summer fun has already started at Disney World. At Animal Kingdom for example many of the new attractions are already leaving guests in awe. You’ll be able to enjoy:

  • “The Jungle Book: Alive with Magic” water show
  • Tree of Life nighttime awakenings
  • Harambe Wildlife Parti and Discovery Island Carnivale
  • Kilimanjaro Safaris nighttime safari tour

Haven’t heard of any of the above attractions yet? Take a look at the video below for a better visual of what you should expect.



As the sun grows stronger, so does the attendance at Disney’s water parks!  At Disney’s Blizzard Beach® Water Park you’ll get to experience the Frozen Games with Olaf and Kristoff.


But that is not all! Many more exciting things are still to come:

Opening June 17, 2016:

  • Epcot®
    • Soarin’ Around the World

The most beloved ride at Epcot will now take all around the world.

  • Disney’s Hollywood Studios
    • Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular” fireworks show

This themed fireworks show is stunning and a must-watch even if you are not a Star Wars fan. But if you are a fan, get ready for strong emotions, because the show is not only incredibly beautiful but also full of meaning when you are a true Star Wars fan.

  • Magic Kingdom® Park
    • “Mickey’s Royal Friendship Faire”

An all-new live stage show  in front of the Cinderella Castle. Mickey Mouse and his friends will welcome favorite characters from some of Disney’s newest classics: “The Princess and the Frog,” “Tangled” and “Frozen.”

Opening June 21, 2016:

  • Epcot
    • Frozen Ever After and Royal Sommerhus

Now here is the opening everyone has been anxiously waiting for. You will get to meet Anna & Elsa in their new summer home that will be located in the Norway pavilion.