Disney•Pixar’s UP is getting a new presence in the Disney Parks. Today it was announced on the Disney Parks Blog that Russel and Dug from UP will be coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort. They will be appearing in a new show that will be arriving in the spring of 2018.
This arrival will be just in time to celebrate Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s 20th anniversary. According to the Disney Parks Blog, this uplifting experience will have “Senior Wilderness Explorer Russell and his furry friend Dug as they discover species of birds from around the world in their newest adventure at the Caravan Theater in Anandapur village. There will be “UP” close encounters each day with amazing winged creatures!”
This new show will be found where Flights of Wonder currently can be found. This show will continue through December 31, 2017 and then the location will be closed to be refurbished ahead of the new show.
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