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Here we list the opening dates for all current attractions at Disney's Animal Kingdom
Opening Day Attractions (April 22, 1998)
- Affection Section
- Conservation Station
- Festival of the Lion King
- Flights of Wonder
- Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail
- Habitat Habit!
- It's Tough to Be a Bug!
- Kilimanjaro Safaris
- The Boneyard
- Wildlife Express Train: Africa Station
- Wildlife Express Train: Rafiki's Planet Watch Station
Disney's Animal Kingdom Attractions Since Opening Day
|May 24, 1998||Discovery Island Trails|
|February 15, 1999||Kali River Rapids|
|March 1, 1999||Maharajah Jungle Trek|
|March 31, 2002||TriceraTop Spin|
|April 18, 2002||Primeval Whirl|
|April 7, 2006||Expedition Everest - Legend of the Forbidden Mountain|
|January 24, 2007||Finding Nemo - The Musical|
|April 1, 2012||Burudika Band|
|June 17, 2012||Chakrandi|
|June 18, 2012||Viva Gaia Street Band|
|May 15, 2013||Meet Favorite Disney Pals at Adventurers Outpost|
|June 1, 2013||Wilderness Explorers|
|May 27, 2016||Harambe Wildlife Parti|
|May 27, 2016||Discovery Island Carnivale|
|May 27, 2016||Harambe Village Acrobats|
|June 14, 2016||Muziki|
|June 14, 2016||Kora Tinga Tinga|
|June 14, 2016||Karibu Sisters|
|June 14, 2016||Discovery Island Sunset Serenatas|
|February 17, 2017||Rivers of Light|
Note: we track the official opening dates for each attraction (not the cast-member preview or soft-opening dates). Any inaccuracies or missing dates, please contact us (note: we only track attractions that are still operating).