New “Rivers of Light” Nighttime Show Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Disney's Animal Kingdom is about to go through the biggest changes ever in it's history. There are a lot of exciting, and much needed additions coming to the Animal Kingdom. There is no official opening date yet for this new nighttime spectacular.“Rivers of Light” will be a show unlike any other show you have seen in any Disney park. Now that is something else when Disney can outdo themselves. It will have floating lanterns,  live music, water screens and  animal imagery. The show will take … [Read more...]





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...]