After a COVID-19 delay, the hyped Super Nintendo World theme park will go ahead, featuring real-life Mario Kart races, Yoshi ride and a themed cafe. Nintendo theme park with Mario Kart and Yoshi ride to open in Japan in 2021The long-anticipated Super Nintendo World theme park is to open in Japan next year, but fans will be treated to an early surprise ahead of the launch. A Mario Cafe & Store selling exclusive snacks and souvenirs will open this month ahead of the 2021 opening of the park. RELATED: Follow the latest coronavirus updatesRELATED: Inside America’s deadly theme parkThe theme park was initially due to open this summer but was postponed due to coronavirus. There are also rumours of a Donkey Kong and Princess Peach ride at the Super Nintendo Land in Universal Studios Orlando.