7 Don’t-Miss Disney Attractions Opening This Year and Next

Everyone’s heard about the Star Wars Land plans, but here’s a look at all the other magical rides coming to Disney parks

Star Wars isn't the only world being created at Disney parks.

Over the past several years there have been some major changes taking place at both Disney World and Disneyland. Last year was especially exciting, with many new attractions such as Star Wars Launch Bay at Hollywood Studios and Rivers of Light at Animal Kingdom.

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Over the next few years, Disney will continue to expand on 2016’s trend of ride and restaurant openings. With Pandora – The World of Avatar opening this year at Animal Kingdom, and both Toy Story Land and Star Wars Land rumored to be coming sometime between 2018 and 2020, there is plenty to look forward to when planning your future park visit. There are even rumors of plans to open a bar at the Hollywood Tower of Terror ride at Disney World’s Hollywood Studios.


But don’t jump to plan your trip just yet! Some of these rides won’t open until the summer, and others don’t even have official launch dates scheduled yet. For now, just start getting excited for what the future holds.