Tag Archives: Pandora – The World of Avatar

Disney Shares a Behind-the-Scenes Look at Utility Suit Coming Soon to Pandora: The World of Avatar


A 4.2-ton, towering mechanical suit is sure to stop guests in their tracks when it debuts at Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom on April 22. The new Pandora Utility Suit is inspired by the iconic Amplified Mobility Platform (AMP) suits of power armor from the epic film AVATAR. Perched ten […]


Creators Send a Message About Technology at 2018 TEA Thea Awards


The Disneyland Hotel hosted this year’s Thea Awards, presented by the Themed Entertainment Association, in which 800 artists gathered to celebrate the latest and greatest creations in the industry. While it came as no surprise that Disney attractions Pandora – World of AVATAR at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout! at Disney California […]


Disney Hints at Something Special for Animal Kingdom’s 20th Anniversary


Update 4/7/2018: It has since been revealed that the robotic suit worn in the video is a Pandora Utility Suit. Guests will be able to encounter the Utility Suit pilot on April 22. Orginal: Today, Disney Parks shared a new video filmed among the floating mountains and waterfalls in Pandora – The World of Avatar at […]


Salt or No Salt? It’s National Margarita Day!


Today is National Margarita Day, so the Disney Parks Blog has shared some ways to celebrate the occasion at both Walt Disney World and the Disneyland Resort! The first stop is the Mexico Pavilion at Epcot where there a couple options…as there should be. Inside the pyramid, head to La Cava del Tequila! The lounge […]


The Instagram Effect: 3 Ways Disney is Adapting in the Social Media Age


Disney Parks were well represented in the most Instagrammed locations of 2017.  Not only did Disneyland claim the #1 spot, 4 out of the top 10 were Disney theme parks, with Tokyo Disney taking the #5 position, The Magic Kingdom sitting at the #6 spot, and Disney California Adventure coming in at #9.  A great […]


Flight of Passage – Best Disney Attraction Ever?


I recently got home from a trip to Disney World, and like always, experienced the usual “Disney blues.” This time, however, I wasn’t just missing the general feeling of being in Disney World. I was missing one attraction, and one attraction only – Flight of Passage. Avatar Flight of Passage is a brand-new ride in […]


Themed Entertainment Association Honors Newer Attractions at Disney Parks


UPDATE 11/16/17: Following the Thea Awards announcements, Disney Parks was also recognized by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA). Last night, the popular ‘Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration‘ stage show that takes place on the Cinderella Castle Stage at Magic Kingdom Park was honored with an IAAPA Brass Ring Award for “Most Creative […]


Cast From Upcoming Avatar Sequels Pay a Visit to Pandora – The World of AVATAR


The next generation cast of the upcoming Avatar sequels was immersed into the breathtaking Pandora – The World of AVATAR during a recent visit to Walt Disney World Resort. AVATAR filmmaker James Cameron and film producer Jon Landau organized the visit for the seven young actors to acquaint them with the world their film characters […]


Satu’li Canteen Will Only Serve Breakfast Seasonally Beginning Sept. 17


Beginning September 17, 2017, Satu’li Canteen inside of Pandora – The World of AVATAR at Disney’s Animal Kingdom will only serve their breakfast menu seasonally. The Quick Service restaurant will start serving lunch at 10:00 a.m.; early than previously, but breakfast will only be available during peak times, so be sure to check dates for […]


Pandora – The World of Avatar Opening Entrance Policy Has Changed


Guests heading straight for Pandora – The World of Avatar at park open should be aware of a minor adjustment. Disney’s Animal Kingdom guests will only be able to enter/exit the new land by using the bridge located next to Tiffins during early hours. The Harambe bridge will not be accessible for entrance or exit […]