New Adventurers Outpost Opens Today at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse have a new home base at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.Adventurers Outpost opens today on Discovery Island, and it’s the exploration headquarters for everyone’s favorite globetrotting duo, where they get together with friends old and new.Step inside Adventurers Outpost, and you’ll find mementos from Mickey and Minnie’s expeditions around the world, including stunning photographs from their trips to destinations as varied as the mountains of Nepal and the savannas of … [Read more...]



Disney to Celebrate the 15th Anniversary of Disney’s Animal Kingdom April 22

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Are you planning on attending the 15th anniversary of Disney’s Animal Kingdom this Earth Day, April 22?Here are a few of the details of what’s planned for the park’s anniversary.Special opening ceremony – Meet at the Tree of Life at 8:40 a.m., to hear from Josh D’Amaro, Vice President of Disney’s Animal Kingdom; Dr. Jackie Ogden, Vice President of Animals, Science and Environment; and Joe Rohde, Senior Vice President of Walt Disney Imagineering Creative. Make sure you arrive early for … [Read more...]



Quick Service Dining at Disney’s Animal Kingdom… Does it exist?

Disney's Animal Kingdom may not be open as long as many of the other parks but they do pack in as much as they can in the hours that is available. While walking around I know I get hungry. We often get asked from fans, Are there many Quick Service choices for Dining in Disney's Animal Kingdom? My answer would be, most definitely, and it's some of the best food I've found in the Walt Disney World Parks.Here is a rundown of what you can find throughout the park for snacks, a quick bite or a … [Read more...]



Cotton-top Tamarins celebrated throughout the month of August

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While lions may be known as the king of the jungle, a tiny, one-pound monkey will have top billing at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.  Throughout the month of August, guests will be invited to join in activities centered around the cotton-top tamarin, a critically endangered primate from northern Colombia.August 15th, is the official Day of the Cotton-top Tamarin in Colombia so we’ve created a celebration for our guests to enjoy.  Get ready to participate in a variety of activities from learning … [Read more...]



Starting Today – Animal Kingdom’s Sundowner Celebration

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According to WDW Magic Disney has renamed the Taste of Africa Event held in the past in the Animal Kingdom to Animal Kingdom’s Sundowner Celebration.Taking place from June 3 to June 30 2012, you will be able to find special events throughout most areas of the park.  The special offerings will begin after the afternoon parade, running through to park close.Here are some more details from WDW Magic:Royal Anandapur Tea Company will offer specialty food and beverages, tea brewing and … [Read more...]