Disney celebrates Animal Kingdom’s 15th anniversary
Animal Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort is turning 15 on Earth Day, which is April 22. Disney is having some special events on that day to commemorate the parks anniversary. Here they are straight from the Disney Parks Blog:
- Special opening ceremony – Meet at the Tree of Life at 8:40 a.m., to hear from Josh D’Amaro, Vice President of Disney’s Animal Kingdom; Dr. Jackie Ogden, Vice President of Animals, Science and Environment; and Joe Rohde, Senior Vice President of Walt Disney Imagineering Creative. Make sure you arrive early for this!
- Earth Day “Party for the Planet” festivities – Special interactive activities that focus on animals and nature will take place throughout the park from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
- Artists and other vendors will present their work on in Africa and on Discovery Island, with their work available for purchase.
- Opportunity to purchase special 15th anniversary merchandise, available in limited quantities.
- Special food & beverage.
Will you be attending Animal Kingdom’s anniversary?