Tag Archives: Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney Shares Artist Rendering of ‘Adventurers Meet UP! A Great Bird Adventure’

We told you last year about the upcoming ‘Adventurers Meet UP! A Great Bird Adventure’ coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom in the former space of Flights of Wonder which closed back in December of 2017. The new show will make its debut on April 22, 2018 – just in time for the 20th Anniversary of […]

Nile Crocodile Has Emergency Amputation Surgery in Conservation Station at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

A 20+ year-old Nile crocodile who has lived at Disney’s Animal Kingdom since the park opened in 1998, has had a rather eventful Valentine’s Day which resulted in him losing the lower half of one of his legs this afternoon. This male is at least 15-feet long and weighs in at several hundred pounds! He got […]

New Tour Offered for a Limited Time as Part of Animal Kingdom’s 20th Anniversary Celebration

A Path Less Traveled – Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s 20th Anniversary Tour will be taking place daily from April 1st to May 5th this year. Animal Kingdom has celebrated nature for two decades, and guests will be able to celebrate with them during this important milestone occasion. The tour promises a backstage experience of the vet […]

José and Panchito to Join Discovery Island Carnivale Beginning Feb. 4

José and Panchito from “The Three Caballeros” are going to join the fun of the Discovery Island Carnivale at Disney’s Animal Kingdom beginning Sunday, February 4. Discovery Island Carnivale takes place each night on Discovery Island and “celebrates the beauty and harmony of all living things in the form of an exuberant dance party that […]

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Shares News of Baby Hippo Birth

Over the weekend, Disney announced the birth of a baby Nile hippopotamus, the first hippo born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in 13 years. The calf was born at around 10 p.m. on Saturday night. The calf’s gender and weight may not be known for some time as the animal care team is giving Mom (Tuma) […]

New Prix Fixe Lunch Menu Announced for Tiffins at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

A brand new prix fixe lunch menu for Tiffins has been announced! This new offering will only be available during the hours of 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. each day. Begin your meal with a trio of starters that includes black-eyed pea fritters, heirloom tomatoes, and marinated grilled octopus. Guests can choose their entrée from […]

Theming! Theming! Read all About it! – Quick Service Restaurants

Theming is how Walt Disney World separates itself from the competition. It is an integral part of connecting guests to a story that an everyday amusement park back home maybe cannot. Quick-service restaurants are those that serve your food over the counter rather than at your table. Sometimes food offerings at quick-service locations can seem […]

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 […]

New Show Featuring Characters from ‘Up’ to Debut at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in 2018

Disney has just announced new details on an all-new show coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom just in time for the 20th Anniversary of Disney’s Animal Kingdom that will feature Russell and Dug from Disney•Pixar’s UP. The new experience will give guests the opportunity to see Senior Wilderness Explorer Russell and his canine companion Dug as they “discover species […]

Several Guests Attempted to Climb the Tree of Life at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

There is plenty of fun to be had at Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park at Walt Disney World, but some guests were on a quest to find some additional fun of their own. On Sunday afternoon, several guests were caught climbing on the iconic Tree of Life and as you can see from the photo […]