Tag Archives: DAK

FIRST LOOK: Guests Can Now View Sumatran Tiger Cubs at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Jeda and Anala, the two lovable baby Sumatran tiger cubs that were born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort back in August, made their television debut on Good Morning America this morning! Beginning today, guests can see the two playful cubs in their habitat on the Maharajah Jungle Trek! Erin Heavey, an Animal Care Specialist at Animal […]

Names Announced for Endangered Sumatran Tigers Born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in August

The two Sumatran tiger cubs that were born back in August at Disney’s Animal Kingdom now have names! The Disney Parks Blog has shared that Jeda (above left) is the male cub’s name and Anala is the name of the female cub. The cubs are said to be bonding well with their mother, Sohni, and […]

Creators of ‘Lion King’ Surprise Guests At ‘Festival of the Lion King’ at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Voice Actor Ernie Sabella (Pumbba), Producer Don Hahn, and Co-Director Ron Minkoff surprised guests this past weekend at Disney’s Animal Kingdom during a performance of the “Festival of the Lion King” in celebration of the re-release of the original 1994 film. Sabella was brought out before the show began to give guests a warm “Hakuna […]

Critically Endangered Sumatran Tiger Gives Birth to Two Cubs at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Last month, we shared with you that Sohni, the female Sumatran tiger at Disney’s Animal Kingdom was expected to give birth sometime this month. We’re happy to share today that Sohni has given birth to two tiger cubs for the first time in the history of the park! According to the Disney Parks Blog, Sohni […]

Disney Parks Blog to Live Stream ‘Rivers of Light’ on August 22

UPDATE 8/23/17: In case you missed the live stream last night, you can watch the replay below! The Disney Parks Blog has just announced that they will have a special #DisneyParksLIVE stream of “Rivers of Light” on Tuesday, August 22. If you haven’t seen this gorgeous nighttime show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom yet, you’re in […]

The New Satu’li Sampler Platter Serves Four and Allows 48 Possible Combinations

If a visit to Disney’s Animal Kingdom is in your future, you might be happy to know that there’s a brand new way for your family to sample all of the fantastic variations of the Satu’li Create-Your-Own Bowl at Satu’li Canteen in Pandora – The World of AVATAR. It’s called the Satu’li Sampler Platter and […]

Craving Pongu Lumpia from Pandora – The World of AVATAR? Try This Recipe!

Most of us are familiar with spring rolls and egg rolls. They are typically found as an appetizer at many Asian restaurants. They are traditionally a blend of savory vegetables and chopped meat rolled in a wonton wrapper. The Culinary Team at Disney created a deliciously sweet version of these tasty, fried treats that are […]

New Tasty Treats From Pandora – The World of AVATAR

There are so many gorgeous sights to see inside Pandora – The World of AVATAR. Now that it’s been open for nearly a week, we thought we’d take a look at some of the fun and unique sweet treats that await you inside Windtraders, the new land’s only shop. This krispy treat duplicates the real […]

Windtraders Is All Out of Banshees in The Rookery

The Banshee Rookery is located inside Windtraders, the merchandise shop within Pandora – The World of AVATAR and sits beneath a brilliantly colored map that portrays banshees flying over Pandora. The rookery is also the place where guests can participate in a selection process where they are able to select their own banshees to care […]

Animal Hospital and Veterinary Treatment Room in Rafiki’s Planet Watch Closed for Refurbishment until Mid-June

The Animal Hospital and Veterinary Treatment Room at Rafiki’s Planet Watch, which is typically able to be viewed by guests through an expansive glass window, has closed for refurbishment and is set to reopen in mid-June. Several enhancements are going to take place during the refurbishment, and after reopening, guests will have the ability to view procedures […]