What's New at Walt Disney World® Resort
New Disney Attractions, Rides & Shows
Discover what’s new at Walt Disney World Resort’s theme parks in Orlando. Walt Disney World is continuously adding new attractions, more shows and amazing events for guests to enjoy. In short, there is always something fresh to see and experience! Here are some of the latest and greatest additions at Walt Disney World, plus a peek at what’s on the horizon.
Toy Story Land (Now Open)
- Get shrunk to the size of a toy and explore the fun and adventure of Andy’s backyard at this new, 11-acre land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Two new attractions — the family coaster Slinky Dog Dash and Alien Swirling Saucers — join the existing fan-favorite, Toy Story Mania!, plus themed dining and shopping.
Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party (Now Open)
- Head to Disney’s Animal Kingdom for this family-friendly party featuring dancing, music, games and characters from The Lion King.
Move It! Shake It! MousekeDance It! Street Party (Now Open)
- Celebrate Mickey Mouse’s milestone 90th birthday with this limited-time dance party at Disney’s Magic Kingdom.
Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy (Now Open)
- Based on Pixar’s blockbuster Cars motion pictures, this new show experience at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will bring you face-to-face with one of racing’s most animated legends.
Wonderful World of Animation (Now Open)
- At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, the Chinese Theatre is transformed with light, sound and Disney magic during this nighttime tribute to nearly a century of outstanding animation from Disney and Pixar.
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge (Coming August 29, 2019)
- For the first time ever, there’s a place where you can live your very own Star Wars™ story. A place where you can fly the galaxy’s most legendary ship, the Millennium Falcon. A place where you’ll find yourself caught in a battle between the First Order and the Resistance. With a whole new land, you can finally live your adventure in a galaxy far, far away. Welcome to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, opening August 29, 2019 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Disney Skyliner (Coming Fall 2019)
- Paying homage to a beloved but since discontinued Magic Kingdom attraction, this new transportation option will offer travel to Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood Studios from numerous onsite Walt Disney World resort properties.
Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway (Coming Spring 2020)
- The first-ever ride-through attraction starring Mickey and Minnie Mouse is coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios! Boasting an original story and all-new theme song, the ride will transport you through the worlds of Mickey Mouse’s world-famous cartoons.
See what special events are happening at Walt Disney World this year, and save time and money by purchasing tickets from Visit Orlando, an authorized reseller of discounted tickets to Walt Disney World’s theme parks and water parks. Select from Date Based Tickets or Flexible Date Tickets, which are available with 1 Park Per Day, Park Hopper and Park Hopper Plus options. Special Disney Florida Resident Tickets are also available, and all are compatible with Disney’s FastPass+ program.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios®, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge and its experiences are subject to capacity. Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance is not available at opening and will open later in the year.