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Disney Parks Blog to Live Stream the August 15th Sunrise from Animal Kingdom


The Disney Parks Blog has made plans to live stream the sunrise at Disney’s Animal Kingdom this Wednesday, August 15th as part of their #DisneyParksLIVE series! Back in June, as the Disney Parks Blog shared the sunrise at Epcot, they asked viewers which Walt Disney World theme park they’d like to see the sunrise from, […]


New Baby Mandrill Born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom


Yesterday, a baby mandrill was born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom to mom Scarlett and dad Winston! The three can be already be seen by guests aboard the Kilimanjaro Safari. Mandrills are the largest species of monkey and are normally found in African rainforests near the equator. The gender and exact birth weight of the new […]


A Trek Through the History of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge – Part One


Introduction From Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and the rest of the Fab Five to Disney’s True Life Adventures, animals have always been a part of The Walt Disney Company. Walt even wanted to have live animals at Disneyland’s Jungle Cruise attraction, but because of the logistics and the nature of the animals, that idea was […]


Disney Rumor Round Up July 2018


Welcome to the July 2018 edition of Disney Rumor Round Up — you can check out the June 2018 installment here. Summer is in full swing throughout the Disney parks! Disclaimer: any rumors mentioned in this article are not confirmed by Disney and may not ever happen. Magic Kingdom Not much has changed since June in regards […]


Central Florida Theme Park Injury Reports for 2nd Quarter of 2018 Released


To remain exempt from major inspection, Central Florida theme parks must list all of their quarterly incidents and injuries with the state. This quarter’s report (April – June 2018) covers a total of 18 incidents/injuries: 15 belonging to Disney and 3 to Universal. No injuries were reported for SeaWorld, Legoland, or Busch Gardens. Only incidents or […]


New Dining Options at Animal Kingdom, Including Family-Style Experience at Pizzafari


Beginning July 31st, Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be debuting a new Family-Style Dining Experience at Pizzafari! This is one of many new menu changes happening recently at the park. Guests can still choose the classic quick-service at Pizzafari or enjoy a more relaxed dinner with the new option. After checking in at the podium, guests […]


A Magical Moment at Walt Disney World


Magical moments happen all the time at Walt Disney World. Many times the cast members don’t realize that they are truly actual magical moments for that specific person. Often times, but not always. One of the many reasons why I love Disney World is because it is a place that treats all people as equals. […]


Disney Rumor Round Up June 2018


Welcome to the June 2018 edition of Disney Rumor Round Up — you can check out the May 2018 installment here. Summer is in full swing throughout the Disney parks! Disclaimer: any rumors mentioned in this article are not confirmed by Disney and may not ever happen. Magic Kingdom According to sources on WDWMagic.com, we could see […]


Weekly World Forecast: June 15 – June 21, 2018


Everyone knows planning a trip to Walt Disney World can be time-consuming. For some, it’s a passion project to work out all the details, but for many others, planning a Walt Disney World vacation can feel daunting. We know at The DIS that your vacation should be a time of relaxation and family bonding. When I […]


Two Grevy’s Zebra Foals Make Their Debut at Animal Kingdom


Two new Grevy’s zebra foals, born April 26th and May 1st, are now visible to Disney’s Animal Kingdom guests who visit the Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail. According to zebra keepers, the foals resemble their mothers, in both appearance and manner. Youka, the foal of Laylee, is curious and independent like her mom. Keepers say that […]