Rivers of Light is Walt Disney Worlds much anticipated nighttime spectacular for the Animal Kingdom. The show is now opening and has been given operating hours!
Rivers of Light will official debut on February 17, 2017. Shows will be every other day at 7:15pm. The show will move to 8:45pm in March. By April the show gets to wow guests twice an evening at 8:30pm and 9:45pm on some days. This also means a change and extended hours for Animal Kingdom. Disney has the schedule for the new show out through June. Those wishing to guarantee a seat can now schedule a FastPass for the show.
Dining Packages Now Available
With the conjunction with the show, Rivers of Light will have dining package. This combines a table service meal with reserved seating for the show; similar to the Fantasmic Dining Packages and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Guest must arrive to dine at least 3 hours prior to the show to use their reserved seating vouchers for the same night as their meal.
Tiffins is the Animal Kingdom first Signature Dining Restaurant. “Tiffin” mean a midday meal or a container for to carry food while traveling. The travel inspired and carvings could be an attraction in the park. The menu is also travel inspired creating an eclectic variety of dishes featuring foods from Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Americas.
The Tiffins meal with The Rivers of light dining package includes, your choice of appetizer, entrée, dessert and non-alcoholic beverage. Lunch and Dinner packages start at $67 for Adults and $26 for children ages 3-9. If using the Disney Dining Plan this Dining Package is 2 table service credits.
Tusker House is home to Animal Kingdom's only character dining experience with “Donald’s Safari Breakfast”. The buffet lunch and dinner features carved meats, stews, and salads with an African twist. Characters appear at all three meals- typically Donald and Daisy but others may join them.
Breakfast Packages are available starting at $39 for Adults and $23 for children ages 3-9, with Lunch and Dinner Packages starting at $52 for Adults and $32 for children ages 3-9. If using the Disney Dining Plan this Dining Package is 2 table service credits.
Contact your Upon A Star Travel agent for more information on these additions or to help you book your next Walt Disney World vacation.