What’s New at Disney’s Animal Kingdom: A ‘Turning Red’ Loungefly Backpack!

From Loungefly backpacks to Minnie ears, pins to t-shirts, Disney World is an excellent place to find some new merchandise.

Inside a Disney gift shop

Whichever Disney World park you’re visiting, you’re bound to see some fun items at the various gift shops. Come along with us to Disney’s Animal Kingdom to check out a BUNCH of new items! There’s a new Loungefly bag, a faux fur coat, an Encanto t-shirt, and more.

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Now, on to the merchandise!

Animal Kingdom Merchandise Updates

Let’s start out at Discovery Trading Co, where we found quite a few new items.

Discovery Trading Company

Here, we found a new Dumbo shirt for $34.99.

Dumbo shirt

There was also a striped Minnie Mouse cardigan for $69.99

Striped cardigan

…and an Aladdin shirt for $24.99.

‘Aladdin’ shirt

Looking for more clothes? There were 4 new long-sleeve tees, which all had the Disney World logo on the front. You could get this shirt in yellow

Yellow shirt


Purple shirt


Blue shirt

…or grey. Each was $44.99.

Grey shirt

We also saw some new pins, which were all about the Star Wars Disney+ show Obi-Wan Kenobi. There was a red one for $17.99

Kenobi pin

an Obi-Wan pin featuring his battle with Vader for $17.99

Kenobi pin

…and a set of 3 pins featuring Obi-Wan and Darth Vader for $29.99.

Set of 3

Then we found a couple of necklace sets for best friends — a Mickey Mouse set for $24.99

BFF necklaces

…and a Minnie and Daisy set, also for $24.99.

Minnie and Daisy

Finally, there was a new Disney mug! It said, “I’m just here for the snacks” (we can relate) and came with a little spoon.

Disney mug

The new mug was $24.99.

Island Mercantile

Over at Island Mercantile, there was a new Turning Red Loungefly backpack for $39.99!

Loungefly Backpack

We also found Turning Red pink faux fur coat for $49.99

‘Turning Red’ Coat

…a Turning Red kids’ overalls set for $49.99


…and an Encanto t-shirt for $36.99. The tee has Bruno on the front and says, “My real gift is acting.”

Bruno tee

This shop also had a Christmas slap bracelet for $9.99

Slap bracelet

the new Prince Charming Regal Carrousel Minnie Ears for $34.99


…and a Tinker Bell lantern pin.

Tinker Bell Pin

There was a set of new jewelry here as well, including a necklace for $24.99

Minnie hearts necklace

a set of rings for $16.99

Minnie hearts rings set

…a bracelet for $16.99

Minnie hearts bracelet

…and earrings for $19.99.

Minnie hearts earrings

All of the jewelry features Minnie Mouse and hearts.

Zuri’s Sweets Shop

Zuri’s Sweets Shop has more than just tasty confectionary treats! This spot also has some unique souvenirs. We found a few new items that all had a photo and bio attached with details about the artists who created them. There was an animal figurine for $42.99

Animal figurine

…a bowl for $32.99


…an animal ornament for $9.99


…and a miniature basket for $21.99.


Now let’s head to DinoLand U.S.A.!

Chester & Hester’s Dinosaur Treasures

At Chester & Hester’s, we found a new Disney ducks collection! The hat was $36.99

Ducks hat

…a long-sleeve crop top was $49.99

Long-Sleeve Crop Top

…the wallet was $24.99


…the fanny pack was $34.99

Fanny Pack

…the pajama pants were $49.99


…and the women’s ducks t-shirt was $36.99.

Daisy Shirt

One more stop to go!

Dino-Rama Merchandise Cart

At Dino-Rama, we spotted a new Cars drawstring backpack for $19.99.

‘Cars’ bag

That’s a lot of new merchandise in Disney World! And hey — while you’re in the shopping mood…have you checked our DFB exclusive graphic tees and merch? It’s super fun stuff to wear to the parks, or repping your happy place at the grocery store! Click here to visit the DFB Merch Store!

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