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Jiminy Cricket to Meet Guests at Rafiki’s Planet Watch April 21 & 22


In celebration of Earth Day, Jiminy Cricket will meet guests at Rafiki’s Planet Watch Friday, April 21 and Saturday April 22.  This is a great opportunity for guests who will be visiting Disney’s Animal Kingdom this weekend as Jiminy Cricket is considered a rare character to meet.

Animal Hospital and Veterinary Treatment Room at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Closed for Refurbishment


The on-stage Animal Hospital and Veterinary Treatment Room in Rafiki’s Planet Watch at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is now closed for refurbishment.  When the area re-opens mid-June, it will have several new enhancements.  One of these upgrades will be the addition of 2 new CT scanners which guests will be able to see in use while procedures are taking place.

To view a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments at Walt Disney World, please visit our refurbishment page.