Celebrate Earth Day at Disney's Animal Kingdom with Party for the Planet from this weekend

Apr 15, 2016 in "Disney's Animal Kingdom"

Posted: Friday April 15, 2016 10:28am EDT by WDWMAGIC Staff

Disney's Animal Kingdom will be celebrating Earth Day with Party for the Planet beginning this weekend.

From April 17 to 23, you can meet Jimmy Cricket at Rafiki's Planet Watch.

Animal Kingdom's creative leader Imagineer Joe Rohde will be book signing at Discovery Trading Company on April 22, from 1pm to 2pm. Wristbands for the meet will be distributed with a book purchase at Discovery Trading Company.

Special interactive activities will be available throughout the park, along with celebration cupcakes for purchase at Kusafiri Coffee Shop in Africa.

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Horizons1Apr 16, 2016

Shhhh.

Mike SApr 16, 2016

jensenrickApr 16, 2016

Cupcakes!!! Nothing says "help save the Earth" quite like cupcakes!

ford91exploderApr 15, 2016

Yet at Pre-Budget cut DL the cupcakes were FREE at the last event....

HauntedMansionFLAApr 15, 2016

Is Earth Day 2017 the debut of The World Of Pandora ? Or at least what they are shooting for?

RSoxNo1Apr 15, 2016

In the few instances I've seen Joe Rohde in a fan setting he's been engaging and straight forward. As far as I can tell he's the last person from the company to go on record about the Yeti when at the 2013 D23 Expo he said that he vows to fix it.

Mike SApr 15, 2016

Will saying the word "Yeti" when meeting Joe be considered offensive?

Horizons1Apr 15, 2016

What a party!!

marni1971Apr 15, 2016

Cupcakes for purchase.... Figures.

hpyhnt 1000Apr 15, 2016

...along with celebrating cupcakes for purchase at Kusafiri Coffee Shop in Africa Of course...:rolleyes: This insistence that "special event = cupcakes" is rather amusing.

ABQApr 15, 2016

This line needs a little editing Steve : "Wristbands for the meet all be distributed with a book purchase at Discovery Trading Company."