Disneyland has taken the wraps off a scale mannequin of its Splash Mountain refurbishment plans, displaying off the Princess and the Frog retheming of the enduring experience. Tiana’s Bayou Journey will probably be hitting Disneyland in late 2024, with imagineers showing Sunday at Disney’s D23 Expo in Anaheim, California, to explain the idea of the experience.
The experience is about in 1927, when Tiana is internet hosting a celebration at her restaurant Tiana’s Palace for the individuals of New Orleans. Tiana discovers her celebration is lacking a “particular ingredient,” which units her off on a journey by the bayou with Louis the alligator.
The outside of the experience will probably be lit up and glowing at evening, with what the imagineers referred to as New Orleans and bayou magic.
“Music goes to be an enormous a part of the expertise,” Disney Parks chair Josh D’Amaro stated Sunday through the Parks and Experiences Panel at D23.
The unique voices of Princess Tiana, Prince Naveen, Mama Odie and Louis will probably be used on the experience. Anika Noni Rose (Tiana) appeared stay at D23 to sing the film’s iconic songs Nearly There and Dig A Little Deeper.
The size mannequin of the experience exhibits the briar patch faraway from the underside of the 49-foot drop, a brand new water tower painted with a “Tiana’s meals” brand, and coloured glass bottles — like these in Mama Odie’s boathouse — hanging from the highest of the drop. The tree stump crowning the highest of the attraction has been changed with a thicket of bayou bushes, however the log boats seem like they’re going to keep the identical.
Additionally introduced through the Disney Parks and Experiences Panel at D23 had been the Avengers Campus multiverse enlargement at Disneyland, the opening date for Tron Lightcycle Run at Disney World, the title of the subsequent Disney cruise ship, San Fransokyo at California Journey and a possible villains, Coco and Encanto space at Magic Kingdom.