Fantasyland Opens at Disney World
Posted on December 11, 2012
Actress Gennifer Goodwin and singer Jordin Sparks helped Disney Parks open its new Fantasyland earlier this month. Disney says Fantasyland is the largest expansion in the history ofthe Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort.
In this photo, Dancing with the Stars professional dancers Chelsie Hightower and Tony Dovolani perform the ceremonial first dance inside the new Be Our Guest restaurant.
Here are some highlights of Fantasyland:
- Guests ride in clamshells in the Under the Sea - Journey of the Little Mermaid ride.
- Guests share in a re-telling of Beauty and the Beast through props, costumes and other interaction with the help of a magic mirror.
- Dumbo, the Flying Elephant has doubled in size.
- The Be Our Guest Restaurant is designed after the Beast's Castle and features French-inspired cuisine.