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Harambe Nights


Celebrate world-class theatrical entertainment alongside a sophisticated culinary experience as you immerse yourself in the story of The Lion King like never before.

Voyage into Harambe Village for a roaring summer celebration featuring the grandest tales and tastes of Africa.

Every Saturday, from June 7 to August 9, 2014, pay tribute to the 20th anniversary of Disney's The Lion King at an all-inclusive extravaganza inside Disney's Animal Kingdom theme park.

The excitement kicks off with a warm welcome reception before moving into Harambe Theater for a private performance of the all-new show The Lion King: Concert in the Wild-complete with a special celebrity narrator and a live orchestra!

Then, once the show comes to a close, you're invited to hit the streets for an exotic party where you can explore all sorts of sizzling seasonal fare, magical merchandise offerings and a series of Character appearances and artist signings.

Be sure to stick around as the night draws to a conclusion too and receive a fond farewell you won't soon forget!

Event details are subject to change.

  • Event Dates: Every Saturday from June 7 - August 9, 2014 - All Nights are Sold Out!
  • Event Tickets: Tickets are $119 for adults, $79 for ages 3-9, plus tax. 407-939-1319

Surround yourself in the Savannah setting of the Harambe Theater as you experience The Lion King like never before!

Marvel at the sights and sounds as iconic scenes from the film are recreated with splendid theatricality, all while a celebrity narrator and a live orchestra provide the soundtrack for a never-before-seen take on The Lion King tale.

Celebrity narrators currently scheduled to appear include:

  • Viola Davis - June 7, 2014
  • Avery Brooks - June 14, 2014
  • Montego Glover - June 21, 2014
  • David Alan Grier - June 28, 2014
  • Michael Beach - July 5, 2014
  • Harry Lennix - July 12, 2014
  • Joe Morton - July 19, 2014
  • Alfre Woodard - July 26, 2014
  • Brian Stokes Mitchell - August 2, 2014
  • Patina Miller - August 9, 2014

Entertainment and celebrity narrators are subject to change.

Harambe Nights Street Party

Move to the beat as you head out for fun, food, merchandise and more at the Harambe Nights Street Party.

As the celebration continues, dance alongside excited townspeople as a favorite local band fills the night air with non-stop Afro-pop rhythms. Then, take your pick from a festive array of event happenings.

From an assortment of all-inclusive food and beverages-including mouthwatering and sweet tastes, and African beers and wines; to special appearances and signings with select Disney Design Group artists; to magical meetings with Disney Characters showing off their wild sides, countless encounters await your arrival!