Construction has been ongoing on a new theatre for some time now over in Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and the move has now been confirmed. Disney Parks Blog revealed on July 29, 2013, that Festival of the Lion King would indeed be moving to Africa.
This is going to make way over in the Camp Minnie Mickey area for more work on Avatar Land.
There is not a whole lot of information revealed on the move of the Festival of the Lion King. All that is said is that it will open in Africa in 2014.