Meet Anna and Elsa at the Royal Sommerhus | Walt Disney World Resort
Royal Sommerhus is a new Character Greeting experience with 'Frozen' characters Queen Elsa and Princess Anna, located within Epcot at Walt Disney World. Queen Elsa of Arendelle is a fictional character who appears in Walt Disney Animation Studios' Beginning December 20, , the Anna and Elsa meet and greet at .. CBS Interactive Inc. Archived from the original on September 4, 1 day ago Stop by this frosty spot inside the Disney Animation building and receive a greeting straight from the enchanted kingdom of Arendelle. Anna.
Elsa seizes two soldiers who attempt to assassinate her. Hans convinces her to spare them to prove that she is not a monster. However, she is knocked unconscious and taken to her castle's dungeon. Hans visits her and urges her to end the winter; Elsa admits that she has no idea how to do so.
After he leaves, she is able to break free from the chains by freezing them and escapes the cell, though her fears trigger a massive blizzard. Anna returns to the castle, believing that a romantic kiss from Hans will be the "act of true love" to save her. Instead, he informs her that his offer of marriage engagement had been the first step of a plot to get him the throne of Arendelle.
Olaf tells Anna that Kristoff is in love with her and she believes that his kiss will cure her. They rush to find Kristoff. Hans confronts Elsa and tells her that she has killed Anna. Devastated, Elsa collapses and the blizzard stops suddenly. Hans approaches her and swings his sword to kill her, but Anna turns away from an approaching Kristoff with her last bit of strength and blocks Hans' attack as she freezes solid.
Moments later, Anna begins to thaw, as her choice to save her sister rather than herself constituted the necessary "act of true love". Elsa realizes that love is the key to controlling her powers and is able to end the kingdom's eternal winter.
Summer returns to Arendelle, Elsa regains the throne and is able to use and safely control her powers, while the sisters' bond is restored. She exiles Hans back to the Southern Isles to face punishment from his family and cuts off trade with the Duke of Weselton's town for his earlier behavior towards her. Frozen Fever Nearly a year after the events of the first film, Elsa tries to make Anna's 19th birthday as perfect as possible a way of making up for the years they spent apart. To do so, she works heavily with Kristoff, Sven and Olaf to make this a reality.
Upon making sure that her surprise party in the palace courtyard is ready, she leaves Kristoff in charge while she goes to get Anna.
Anna & Elsa's Royal Welcome
However, Elsa starts to come down with a cold as she leads Anna on a treasure hunt to find all the gifts that have been made for her. Without realizing it, each sneeze she makes creates small snowmen called "snowgies", which create trouble for Kristoff, Sven and Olaf.
As Anna notices Elsa's cold getting worse, she tries in vain to get Elsa to stop exerting herself, even taking medicine from Oaken in case Elsa gets sicker. Unfortunately, Elsa's cold cause her to become very tired and behave in a seemingly intoxicated-like manner, and she nearly falls from Arendelle's clock tower only for Anna to save her.
Upon finally admitting to Anna that she is indeed sick after the previous incident, she allows Anna to escort her home feeling she has ruined everything, and finds that the party has gone off successfully for Anna as well as discovering her snowgie creationsand still slightly intoxicated, she ends the party by accidentally sneezing into the birthday bugle horn, which inadvertently sends a gigantic snowball all the way to the Southern Isles and hits the now-demoted Hans, causing him to fall into a pile of horse manure.
Afterwards, Anna tells a now bed-ridden Elsa that she has given her the best birthday ever by letting her take care of her. Olaf's Frozen Adventure[ edit ] Main article: When the townspeople unexpectedly leave early to enjoy their individual holiday customs, the sisters realize they have no family traditions of their own.
Elsa laments the fact that because she had isolated herself most of her life, she and Anna were unable to spend time with each other. Olaf decides to look for traditions with Sven's help. Going through the town, Olaf encounters various family traditions relating to ChristmasHanukkah and Winter solstice. After a visit to Oaken, Olaf, Sven and their sleigh full of traditions travel through the snowy tundra only for a coal from a portable sauna given to them by Oaken to set the sleigh on fire.
They slide down a hill and Olaf and Sven end up separated by a chasm. With only a fruit cakeOlaf attempts to travel through the woods and is chased by wolves. Meanwhile, Anna and Elsa discover some forgotten items in their attic where they find things from their past. Sven returns to Kristoff and informs him in vainAnna, and Elsa of Olaf's plight.
Frozen Ever After Ride at Epcot World Showcase Norway Pavilion
They gather the residents of Arendelle to go look for Olaf. Elsewhere, Olaf manages to escape the wolves, but loses the fruit cake to a hawk and gives up by a tree not too far from the kingdom. Anna and Elsa find him and cheer him up by revealing that they do have a tradition: After Elsa had shut herself away for years, Anna began annually sliding cards and dolls of their snowman, Olaf, under her door. As they all celebrate the holidays, the hawk drops the fruit cake on Olaf.
Upon getting the fruit cake back, Olaf declares it "A Christmas miracle! Theme parks[ edit ] Elsa meet-and-greet at Disneyland in California in In Walt Disney Worldthe attractions were set up in the Norway Pavilion of Epcot in recognition of the Scandinavian cultural elements that went into the film's design.
It premiered June 13,and preceded performances of Mickey's Soundsational Parade. The sisters also made appearances in For the First Time in Forever: A "Frozen" Sing-Along Celebrationwhere they were joined by royal historians to retell the history of Arendelle; and "Frozen" Fireworks Spectacular alongside Kristoff and Olaf, a fireworks display set to the music of Frozen.
The location includes products inspired by Anna, Elsa, and Olaf. Attractions Frozen Ever After The logs guests rode in on Maelstrom still follow the same path, but the story of the ride has changed. Guests visit the "Winter in Summer" festival that "takes place in summer, when residents of Arendelle apparently celebrate their favorite season of the year in the midst of its polar opposite.
Olaf and Sven are in the first part of the ride, setting things up for the Winter Festival.
Grandpappy Troll is waiting in Troll Valley to tell the story of how Anna and Kristof met; the logs then go up a ramp to see Olaf singing while ice skating alongside Anna, Kristof, and Sven. Simulated snow flies around the room. Marshmallow, the snowman Elsa created, is featured along with the Snowgies from the Frozen Fever short. The final scene has fireworks and a goodbye from all the characters. The cabin is based on an actual historic log cabin in Norway and represents a royal retreat cabin.
The royal families in Norway typically have a cabin away from the castle where they go in the summer to get away from the pressures of royal life and to unwind and relax.
The rest of the pavilion will be full of greenery and will be a cozy, intimate space, with a perpetual summer, happy feel happening there.