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Not every fairytale ends in bliss but at Walt Disney World ® most of them do. And if you want to ensure a Happily Ever After on your next visit, here are the top rides and attractions at Walt Disney World ® with a happy ever after:

Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid - This splashy musical adventure re-tells the Disney ® classic of a mermaid and her desire to become a human so she can be with her prince. The Happy Ever After plays out on the ride as you enter Prince Eric’s castle, board a colorful clamshell and plunge under the seas to meet Ariel. Along the way, you’ll relive the movie’s most memorable moments including when Ariel and Prince Eric kiss in the rowboat and their fairytale wedding.

Voyage of the Little Mermaid – At Hollywood Studios ®, you can also experience the happy ending of Ariel and Prince Eric at the 15-minute show Voyage of the Little Mermaid. The show includes large-scale puppets that re-enact the most popular scenes from the movie including the couple’s romantic finale.

Beauty and the Beast – Live on Stage – Relive the romance of the “tale as old as time” in this live stage show of “Beauty and the Beast” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Watch as a scared and skeptical Belle becomes entranced with the Beast and eventually finds love in his beastly ways.

Enchanted Tales with Belle – If you want to become a part of the “Beauty and the Beast” fairytale ending, head over to Enchanted Tales with Belle in Magic Kingdom ® and surprise the princess with your own re-telling of her love story with the Beast. Here you will actually become a part of the story as you take on different character roles, all of who witnessed the two fall in love and live happily ever after.

Fantasmic! – This 30-minunte firework spectacular brings together all of the characters of such favorite Disney ® classics as “Beauty and the Beast,” “Sleeping Beauty,” “Peter Pan, “The Lion King,” “Aladdin, “ “Cinderella, “ and “The Little Mermaid.” But the magic disappears when the Evil Queen from Snow White, Ursula, Cruella de Vil, Scar and Maleficent try to turn Mickey’s dreams into a nightmare. Luckily the ending is a happy one as the characters come together and you’ll see famous Disney couples happy ever after.

Festival of the Lion King – The Disney ® movie, “The Lion King” has some pretty sad parts in it but when Simba returns with Nala in the end and becomes king of the Pride Lands it’s one of the greatest happy ending moments in Disney ® history. At Festival of the Lion King, you can join the inhabitants of the Pride Lands and celebrate the beautiful movie with songs from the hit film.

Finding Nemo The Musical – When Marlin found his son Nemo at the end of “Finding Nemo” it was one happy moment. And you can relive the must-“sea” journey of searching for and finding Nemo in this 40-minute show.

Living Seas with Nemo – Take a ride with Nemo and friends on this colorful attraction at Epcot ®. When you do, you’ll experience first hand the exciting and sometimes dangerous journey Nemo encountered and how he made his way back to his father.

Fairy Princess Hall – Meet the Disney ® princesses and have them tell you of their happily ever after themselves at this magical meet-and-greet at Magic Kingdom. Hear from Cinderella, Rapunzel and a slew of other Disney ® princesses.

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