There are so many changes going on at Disney’s Animal Kingdom it’s hard to keep track at times. Not since the Magic Kingdom redid its Fantasyland and Toontown Fair has their been so much construction at once. Yesterday we looked at construction at the future… Read More »Disney’s Animal Kingdom Update – Part 2: Discovery Island & Misc Updates
Flame Tree BBQ at Disney’s Animal Kingdom has been down for an extended rehab. They refurbished some of the backstage area and expanded the shade over the queue before the registers and by the utensil & condiment dispensers. All great improvements. It re-opened for the… Read More »New Flame Tree BBQ Menu
The central focus on Discovery Island has always been the Tree of Life with it’s 500+ animals sculpted into its trunk and limbs. If you wanted to see some of those sculptures up close you had to either walk the trails around the back of the tree or explore the queue of “Tough to be a Bug” (definitely recommended). But this weekend you have a new opportunity to see the circle of life rendered in new roots that have emerged from the Tree of Life.
From bugs to crocodiles, I counted 11 new animals. Did I miss any?
Below is another upclose look at most of them:
The store formerly known as Creature Comforts on Discovery Island inside Disney’s Animal Kingdom is currently in the process of becoming the 6th and final Starbucks locations for Disney’s domestic theme parks. The building was recently repainted with a color scheme that has earthy tones… Read More »Disney’s Animal Kingdom Starts Starbucks Construction
Fans wanting to see Mickey and Minnie at Disney’s Animal Kingdom will need to remember to head right after passing onto Discovery Island. The famous pair no longer reside in Camp Minnie Mickey, but instead have a new home at the Adventurers Outpost. The location,… Read More »Adventurers Outpost is New Home for Mickey & Minnie at Disney’s Animal Kingdom