Disney’s Animal Kingdom Christmas Holiday Events

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Christmas Events

Adventurer Outpost

Guests can meet Mickey and Minnie in their holiday sweaters at Adventurer Outpost on Discovery Island.

Santa Goofy

Over at Dinoland, Santa Goofy meets with guests and poses for photos intermittently from 11:00 a.m. through park closing. Guests can meet other favorite Disney characters dressed in their seasonal best found throughout the park at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. They will find:

  • Donald Duck in DinoLand U.S.A
  • Mickey and Minnie Mouse on Discovery Island
  • Chip and Dale at Rafiki’s Planet Watch
  • Baloo and King Louie in Asia
  • Santa Goofy in DinoLand U.S.A

Holiday Decorations

Disney’s Animal Kingdom park will be decked out for the holidays through early January 2016.

TheMouseForLess Animal Kingdom Tips

Mickey Be sure to check out the huge Christmas tree at the park’s entrance with its amazing animal-themed decorations.

Mickey During December, be sure to stop by the Wildlife Tracking Center at Conservation Station and join in the fun. There is usually some type of family-friendly holiday activities going on.

Mickey Look for holiday goodies at Kusafiri Bakery. Every year, among other offerings, this quick service spot serves up an awesome chocolate mousse filled Yule Log.

MickeyCheck out the three foot long gingerbread holiday display at Tusker House called the Gingerbread African Marketplace. The display contains 8 lbs of honey, 23 lbs of flour, 6 lbs of eggs, 1 lb spices, 5 lbs of white chocolate, 9 lbs of icing, 25 lbs of dark chocolate, 5 quarts of egg whites, and 10 lbs of confectioners’ sugar.

Click if you are curious about holiday events at the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disney Springs, and the Disney Resort Hotels.