August 2021 is a fabulous time to visit Disney World with more reopening and exciting happenings. Expect humid weather, with an average high of 92° and average low of 74° at Disney World in August. Perfect time of year for a mid-day swim at your Resort pool.
Now read, 5 Reasons To Love Your August 2021 Disney World Trip.
1. Hollywood Studios Entertainment Returns
The Wonderful World of Animation nighttime experience has returned to Hollywood Studios, transforming the park’s Chinese Theater on a cinematic journey through over 90 years of Disney animation.
On August 15th, Beauty and the Beast – Live on Stage returns to performances at Theater of the Stars on Sunset Boulevard. Get ready once again to relive the tale as old as time with this on-stage performance featuring costumes, scenery and familiar songs.
2. BOO BASH
The Halloween-themed Disney After Hours event new for 2021 is named, “Disney After Hours BOO BASH“. This special event occurs select nights starting August 10th! Halloween Activities Include: Halloween-themed cavalcades, character sightings throughout the park, special performances by the Cadaver Dans, décor, lighting and music, treat stops with plenty of candy, and so much more!
Guests with Disney After Hours BOO BASH ticket can enter Magic Kingdom as early as 7pm. Come dressed in costume! Disney After Hours events are open to a limited number of guests, allowing low wait times on more than 20 attractions.
3. Returned Dining Across Disney World
Pizzafari at Animal Kingdom, Columbia Harbour House at Magic Kingdom, Toledo – Tapas, Steak & Seafood at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort and Yachtsman Steakhouse at Disney’s Yacht Club are just a few that have recently reopend!
Have a quick service meal soon again at Pizzafari. Try the Chicken Parmesan Sandwich, Green and Grains Salad, and an adorable “Spaghetti and Meatball” Cupcake and of course, pizza. Try the Blue Lagoon with blue curaçao beverage syrup, lemonade, and gummy worms – also available with a glow cube (and with or without rum)!
Columbia Harbour House, a Magic Kingdom guest favorite returns with the Lobster Roll, the Trio Platter with a combination of fried fish, fried shrimp, and chicken strips served with hushpuppies and french fries or green beans. The Lighthouse Sandwich (hummus with tomato and broccoli slaw on multigrain bread) now comes with french fries or the Harbour Salad!
At Toledo – Tapas, Steak & Seafood at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort be ready for small plates and tastes of Spain! Such as the Charred Octopus, Pan con Tomate, and the Flight of Four Pinxtos. For a main course, try the signature Chuletón Bone-in Rib Eye with tomatoes, onions, and choice of two sides and more!
Guests dining at Yachtsman Steakhouse at Disney’s Yacht Club can look forward to the Chilled Admiral’s Tower for Two (Maine lobster, snow crab, tuna tartare, jumbo shrimp, mussels, scallop ceviche, and charred octopus salad), the signature creamy Lobster Bisque and the Yachtsman’s Chocolate Cake for Two with dark chocolate mousse, chocolate decadence cake, mixed berry curd, peanut butter crunch, and mousse.
4. Returning Favorites at EPCOT & Magic Kingdom
On August 8th, Monster’s Inc. Laugh Floor at Magic Kingdom once again welcomes humans to visit. On August 21st, Turtle Talk with Crush at EPCOT!
5. 2021 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival
Now through November 20, 2021 enjoy the 2021 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival. There are more than 20 festival marketplaces and this includes 7 that are all-new! Read the complete menus for EPCOT Food & Wine Festival Menus At 20+ Marketplaces. Sample cheeses served in fun ways as part of Emile’s Fromage Montage – collect a stamp from five different Global Marketplaces and earn a prize! Remy’s Ratatouille Hide & Squeak is a scavenger hunt in search of Remy statuettes hidden throughout the park. Shop new merchandise collections including a festival spirit jersey, baseball cap and more. Listen to live music from Voices of Liberty, Mariachi Cobre and the Jammin’ Chefs.
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