New Tree of Life Awakening Celebrating “The Lion King” Coming This May

The Circle of Life is coming to The Tree of Life as Walt Disney World has just announced that a special Nighttime Awakening will celebrate the 25th anniversary of The Lion King.

  • From Memorial Day through September 30th, Disney’s Animal Kingdom guests can catch a new Tree of Life Awakening featuring music and animation from the iconic The Lion King.
  • If you’re unfamiliar, Tree of Life Awakenings occur multiple times per night and include stunning projections cast on the park’s icon.
  • This is just one of several Lion King-themed offerings coming to the park in honor of its 25th anniversary.
  • In fact, today the Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party featuring Timon and Rafiki debuts at the park.
  • Additionally, guests can currently find special Lion King three-dimensional photo opportunities to commemorate the occasion.
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