Since its opening in April of 1998, Disney’s Animal Kingdom has continued to grow in both size and popularity. What started off as what many derisively termed a “half-day park,” has now turned into a busy and attraction filled theme park worthy of an entire… Read More »The Animal trails at Animal Kingdom are underrated | Disney Date Hoppers
Disney’s Animal Kingdom has expanded its winter holiday line up for 2019 and with it a whole new world of holiday decorations. Among the new additions are more Christmas and holiday decorations in human inhabited areas of Pandora, expanded DinoLand USA Christmas spirit, and a… Read More »The Winter Holidays have arrived at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
As we shared last week, The Animation Experience inside the Conservation Station at Rafiki’s Planet Watch at Disney’s Animal Kingdom has switched from a focus on just The Lion King to include other animal Disney villains. That said, The Lion King has one of Disney’s… Read More »Learn to draw Scar from The Lion King
The Festival Of The Lion King show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is a longtime guest favorite and this summer Disney World is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the original animated feature film with even more from “The Lion King.” “Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party” is… Read More »Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party debuts at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Disney Animal Kingdom’s animal population grew by one very cute Masai giraffe calf today. Mom, Mara, gave birth today around 2pm on the Kilimanjaro Safari savanna. Earlier in the day guests reported seeing Mara in labor out on the grasslands. The ‘little’ calf was a… Read More »Baby Giraffe born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom today
The big rumor over the weekend was that Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be closing Rafiki’s Planet Watch. Cast members were reportedly told that the conservation themed land would be going to a seasonal basis beginning in October. Others heard that it was permanently closing, although… Read More »Disney’s Animal Kingdom closing Rafiki’s Planet Watch, what’s coming next?
Disney’s Animal Kingdom recently underwent a big addition when Pandara – The World of Avatar opened. The park also added new entertainment options to Discovery Island, Africa, and Asia to help provide guests with more to do while waiting for those Flight of Passage fastpasses… Read More »New Entertainment options coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom in 2019
The genesis of Disney’s Animal Kingdom can be found in Walt Disney himself. Walt had a passion for nature and wildlife which was reflected in his choice of subjects for animation movies (such as Bambi) and in his first live-action film series (the True Life… Read More »Key players in the creation of Disney’s Animal Kingdom reflect on its 20th Anniversary