Kick off 2021 with some magic at the Walt Disney World Resort!
This year, there are so many reasons to visit the most magical place on earth, from festivals, new attractions to new restaurants and special offers!
So take a look at 21 reasons why you should visit Disney World in 2021!
1.FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS
From January 8th through February 22nd, you’re invited to a experience an collection of visual, performance and culinary art throughout the park!
2. REIMAGINED ENTRANCE FOUNTAIN AT EPCOT
When you visit Epcot, you’ll be welcomed back with a new reimagined entrance featuring a new water fountain in front of Spaceship Earth!
3. MICKEY AND MINNIE’S RUNAWAY RAILWAY
Step inside the cartoon world and go through the movie screen as Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and Pluto take you on a trip through Runnamuck Park!
4. STAR WARS: GALAXY’S EDGE
Embark on a Star Wars adventure at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge with two thrilling attractions:
- Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance
- Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run
5. CINDERELLA’S CASTLE ROYAL MAKEOVER
A new royal icon will welcomed you back to Magic Kingdom park! Cinderella Castle recently got a makeover and now feature pink, royal blue and gold colors!
6. CLASSIC ATTRACTIONS AT MAGIC KINGDOM PARK
Reconnect with classic attractions like Big Thunder Mountain, The Haunted Mansion, It’s a Small World, Pirates of the Caribbean, Space Mountain and more!
7. NEW RESIDENTS AT HARAMBE WILDLIFE RESERVE IN ANIMAL KINGDOM
Nigerian dwarf goats now play like kids at the warden’s outpost near the end of Kilimanjaro Safaris.
8. BABY ANIMALS
Aboard the Kilimanjaro Safari and catch a glimpse of new animals born in 2020 like this Masai giraffe!
9. PANDORA – THE WORLD OF AVATAR
Travel to the Valley of Mo’ara to hike among the floating mountains of Pandora and experience two fun attractions:
- Avatar Flight of Passage
- Na’vi River Journey
10. FIND DISNEY CHARACTERS IN NEW PLACES
From cavalcades to caravans to flotillas and even special appearances, you can discover favorite friends at all four theme parks and Disney Resort hotels!
11. HOP FROM PARK TO PARK
The park hopper option is back! Now guests who purchase a ticket or annual pass with park hopper benefits will be able to visit more then one park per day!
12. SWEET NEW TREATS AT DISNEY SPRINGS
New sweet options are coming to Disney Springs this year like Gideon’s Bakehouse, M&M’s Store and Everglazed Donuts!
13. PICK OUT THE PERFECT POST HOLIDAY GIFT
Disney Springs is the place to be when it comes to shopping! From the World of Disney Store to many boutiques with the latest trends in accesories, apparel and gear!
14. RETURN TO FAVORITE DISNEY RESTAURANTS
More restaurants are reopening around the Walt Disney World Resort like The Crystal Palace and Chef Mickey’s!
15. RELAX OUTDOORS
Take advantage of the nice Florida weather and relax outdoors playing some miniature golf, fishing or horseback riding!
16. EPCOT INTERNATIONAL FLOWER AND GARDEN FESTIVAL
Beginning March 3rd, you will find fresh cuisine, creative gardens and beautiful topiaries around EPCOT as part of the Flower and Garden Festival.
17. DISNEY’S BLIZZARD BEACH WATER PARK
Finally, Blizzard Beach will reopen in March, just in time to celebrate its 25th anniversary!
18. NEW ENTRANCES AT WALT DISNEY WORLD
This year you will be welcomed with a new entrance! The iconic gateways to the Most Magical Place on Earth got a makeover with a new color palette to match Cinderella Castle.
19. ADD EXTRA THEME PARK MAGIC TO VACATIONS
Starting on January 5th, guests buying non-discounted four night/ three day room and ticket packages at Disney Resort hotels will receive an additional two days of theme park tickets!
20. SPECIAL TICKET OFFER FOR FLORIDA RESIDENTS
Starting on January 4th, Florida residents can get a 4 day ticket to visit any of the four theme parks through June 18, 2021 for $199!
21. GET EXCITED FOR EVEN MORE MAGIC LATER THIS YEAR
This year will also bring new attractions like Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure and the new Cirque du Soleil “Drawn to Life”!
Credit: Disney Parks Blog
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