Tag Archives: Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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 […]

New Huey, Dewey, and Louie PhotoPass Magic Shot Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Yet another new PhotoPass Magic Shot is coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Earlier this month Disney announced that PhotoPass was adding Magic Shots featuring Kion from Disney Junior’s The Lion Guard, Kaa from Disney’s The Jungle Book, and a panda from Disneynature Born in China. Now Disney has just announced that Donald’s nephews Huey, Dewey, and Louie […]

Limited Release Banshee Coming to Windtraders for 1st Anniversary of Pandora – The World of Avatar

In the latest edition of Inside Disney Parks, Victoria Hamilton from the Disney Parks Merchandise team revealed a brand new Banshee that will be flying into The Rookery inside Pandora – The World of Avatar in late May to celebrate the one-year anniversary. “The bioluminescent landscape-inspired banshee will be packaged with a display perch and a Certificate […]

Convincing Your Family to Get Out of the Box at Disney

I recently returned from a week long trip to Walt Disney World with my family and as always, it was a blast. My wife and I are annual passholders, and therefore frequent the parks whenever possible, but in the case of our family, they are only able to make the journey every two to three […]

Times Guide and Animal Guide Combined Into One for Easier Guest Use

Guests visiting Disney’s Animal Kingdom who enjoy tracking down and identifying the many animals that can be seen will now have an easier time keeping track of it all. The Animal Guide and Times Guide have now been combined into one making it easier for guests to spot animals and to keep up with all […]

Na’vi River Journey Remains Closed for the Third Consecutive Day

For the third consecutive day Na’vi River Journey has been closed at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Guests using the My Disney Experience App this morning received a notification from the Vice President of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Djuan Rivers in which he said, “On behalf of everyone at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park, I apologize Na’vi River […]

Rivers of Light Not Being Performed on May 13

It was recently announced that Rivers of Light will not be performed on Sunday, May 13 for maintenance work. The new nighttime fireworks show was unveiled at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in 2017 and takes place daily between Discovery Island and Expedition Everest. Due to its popularity, Rivers of Light recently began running twice a day on March […]

Na’vi River Journey Temporarily Closed on April 26

Due to unforeseen technical issues Na’vi River Journey at Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be closed today, April 26. Disney has not revealed any official reasoning as to why the attraction will be non-operational, but there has been some speculation online that it is due to an issue with the buildings fire alarm system. Na’vi River […]

Extra Magic Hours Scheduled for Almost Every Morning at Animal Kingdom in May and June

Apart from May 11, 13, 17, 27, and 29, Disney’s Animal Kingdom will have Extra Morning Hours every morning from April 29 to June 30. Depending on the day, the park will open for Extra Magic Hours as early as 7 a.m. or 8 a.m. The updated park hours allow guests staying at Walt Disney […]

Donald’s Dino-Bash Will Be a Permanent Addition to Dinoland U.S.A.

Earlier this month, we reported that starting on May 25, 2018, Dinoland U.S.A. would be hosting Donald’s Dino-Bash. It was previously believed that this was a limited time event, but according to the Disney Parks Live Entertainment show director Mark Renfrow, Donald’s Dino-Bash is a permanent addition to Disney’s Animal Kingdom. In the Orlando Sentinel, Renfrow […]