📢 Exciting News, Disney Fans! 🌟 Disney has confirmed new updates to the much-anticipated Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, slated to open soon at the Magic Kingdom in Florida and later at Disneyland in California. This enchanting log flume ride is set to immerse guests in a spectacular adventure post-dating *The Princess and the Frog*.

The buzz around Tiana’s Bayou Adventure has been electric since it was first announced in 2020. Replacing the legendary but controversial Splash Mountain, this new attraction aims to create a fresh, inclusive experience. Splash Mountain, loved for its thrills but laden with problematic ties to Disney’s 1946 film *Song of the South*, is making way for a narrative that continues Tiana’s inspiring journey from the beloved 2009 film.

The reimagining promises to delight audiences with vibrant characters and stunning scenery, and we’ve got the inside scoop! Drew Smith, known as DrewDisneyDude, has unveiled that while both the Florida and California versions of the ride are nearly identical, a key difference exists. During a behind-the-scenes reveal, it was shown that Disneyland’s version will have a unique Tiana animatronic figure that varies slightly from the one at Walt Disney World. This tweak ensures that even frequent Disney visitors will find a unique twist in the Anaheim experience.

With Florida’s version opening on June 28, 2024, eager guests will soon journey through the magical bayous of Louisiana alongside Princess Tiana and friends. The California version, still under construction, is expected to enchant guests later this year. Be prepared to be wowed by the intricate storytelling and technical marvels that Disney Imagineers have brought to life.

As we eagerly await the grand openings, we want to hear from you! Are you thrilled for Tiana’s enhanced adventure? Share your excitement and thoughts in the comments below, and don’t forget to share this story with fellow Disney fans!

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*Credit to [Inside the Magic](https://insidethemagic.net/2024/06/disney-confirms-changes-to-tianas-bayou-adventure-months-before-rides-official-opening-ld1/)*