Disneyland reveals details about ‘The Princess and the Frog’ attraction – NBC Los Angeles

  • “Tiana’s Bayou Adventure”
  • The attraction will open “late 2024” at both Disneyland Park and Magic Kingdom in Florida
  • The adventure will feature Princess Tiana, Naveen and Louis getting ready for a Mardi Gras party

When Disneyland Resort announced just over two years ago that a new attraction inspired by “The Princess and the Frog” would debut at The Happiest Place on the Earth, fans of the beloved Disney animated film , which premiered in 2009, began anticipating an announcement on an opening date, along with other details.

The Anaheim amusement park unveiled new renders and details of the ride on July 1, 2022, along with an expected opening year: “Late 2024” is Disneyland’s motto (that’s also when- where the attraction is set to debut at the Magic Kingdom in Florida).

And the name of the attraction was also announced on July 1: Tiana’s Bayou Adventure.

The musical adventure will take place on the “completely redesigned” Splash Mountain footprint near New Orleans Square.

“The new concept is inclusive – one that all of our guests can connect with and be inspired by, and it speaks to the diversity of the millions of people who visit our parks each year,” said Michael Ramirez, director of public relations for Disneyland Resort, in a statement. June 2020 blog post.

“Like Princess Tiana, I believe courage and love are the key ingredients to wonderful adventures. I’m thrilled to be part of this fun-filled experience for our guests,” said Charita Carter, Senior Creative Producer at the helm. of the project to Walt Disney Imagineering.

Check out the announcement, a new render and more info on the joyful new adventure led by Princess Tiana and her friends during the official Disney Parks Blog now.

“Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, coming to Disneyland Park, Anaheim, Calif., and Magic Kingdom Park, Lake Buena Vista, Fla. in late 2024, will take guests on a musical adventure inspired by the beloved story and characters from the fan-favorite movie,” Disneyland revealed on July 1, 2022.


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Picking up where the movie left off, guests will join Princess Tiana, Naveen and jazz-loving alligator Louis on an adventure across the bayou as they prepare to host a unique Mardi Gras celebration in its genre where everyone is welcome. Along the way, guests will meet familiar faces, make new friends, and journey through the bayou to original music inspired by songs from the movie as they are led into the next chapter of Tiana’s story.”

The announcement was shared during ESSENCE Fest, where a panel of Imagineers discussed how the region’s culture inspired the attraction before guests were treated to a musical performance by mum odie voice, Jennifer Lewis.”

Princess Tiana debuted at Disneyland Park in 2009. To learn more about the princess’ all-new adventure, filled with music, friends and Mardi Gras cheer, visit the official website Disney Parks Blog now.

Keith P. Plain