Category Archives: Animal Kingdom

Walt Disney World Summer Packages Announced

Walt Disney World Summer Packages Announced 1 This morning, Disney released some great deals that are guaranteed to make your summer more magical! Some of the deals even include FREE dining and great offers for Passholders! Check them out! Get a free quote here – www.tmsmmvp.com SAVOR SUMMER WITH FREE MEALS This summer, enjoy a little extra flavor during a fun-filled stay that’s sure to delight little ones and grown-ups alike. You can recei Continue Reading

Party For The Planet At Animal Kingdom

Party For The Planet At Animal Kingdom 3 Party for the Planet kicked off yesterday at Animal Kingdom and my family headed over to Animal Kingdom to check it out. There are lots of fun activities going on all over the park.  Check the times and location guide above for details. We were greeted by fun Cast Members with great photo opportunities to kick off the festivities. They had a fun photo prop area where you can take all kids of animal inspired p Continue Reading

Celebrate Earth Day at Animal Kingdom With Some Tasty Treats

Celebrate Earth Day at Animal Kingdom With Some Tasty Treats 16 This weekend Animal Kingdom is celebrating Earth Day with their Party for the Planet. Along with lots of fun activities we found some tasty treats. First up is the Earth Day Cupcake. It’s a chocolate cupcake filled with Green Tea Mousse and topped with buttercream icing. Next up is the Easter Cupcake. This is a yellow cake cupcake filled with key lime curd and topped with a coconut buttercream. Both cupcakes l Continue Reading

Venture Over to Yak & Yeti Restaurant at Animal Kingdom

Venture Over to Yak & Yeti Restaurant at Animal Kingdom 21 If you are looking for a great dining location while venturing through Animal Kingdom, then look no further than Yak & Yeti Restaurant.  This restaurant is full of flavor and culture.   The restaurant is two stories and filled with ancient artifacts and statues. There is also beautiful and vibrant light fixtures throughout the restaurant. Now lets get to the food, that’s the real masterpiece of Continue Reading

This Just In! The New Potty Pass in Pandora

This Just In! The New Potty Pass in Pandora 29 There is nothing better than the first time you walk into Pandora and see the floating mountains in front of you.  The sights, the sounds, it’s all so incredible to see.  The excitement builds as you get to Flight of Passage.  You’ve heard about this attraction, but now it’s your turn to ride.  Unfortunately you did not score a Fast Pass so off you go into the Standby line.  The wait time is Continue Reading

Welcome to Animal Kingdom Jabari the Giraffe Calf

Welcome to Animal Kingdom Jabari the Giraffe Calf 32 There’s a new addition to the herd on Kilamanjaro Safari!  Please welcome Jabari the newest giraffe calf! Jabari was born on January 14th and is about 2 months old now.  According to Disney Parks Blog he has a heart shape on his neck which makes him stand out in the crowd.  The male Masai giraffe calf is very bold, curious and courageous which is why they named him  Jabari.  Jabari  means “brave one Continue Reading

Walt Disney World Ticket Price Increase

Walt Disney World Ticket Price Increase 34 If you are planning a trip to Walt Disney World, you may be paying more than you expected. Walt Disney World raised their ticket prices on Tuesday, increasing the cost of ticket prices during peak seasons, such as Christmas.   The new pricing is aimed to reduce crowd sizes on the busiest days at the park. One-day tickets now range between $109-$159 depending on the day and one-day park hoppers will now cost betwe Continue Reading

Disney Refurbishment Schedule

Disney Refurbishment Schedule 36 Planning a trip and want to know whether any rides are scheduled to be closed during your visit? We’ve got the updated list of attractions that are scheduled to be closed temporarily for refurbishment. We do try to keep the information accurate, but please know that Disney is subject to change at any time. Magic Kingdom Stitch’s Great Escape – unknown if it will return Walt Disney World Railroad – December Continue Reading

New Photo Ops and Merchandise at Animal Kingdom

New Photo Ops and Merchandise at Animal Kingdom 37 We stopped by Animal Kingdom to check out the new Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party and while on our visit we found two new photo ops for The Lion King. First up is this Lion King photo op that you can find just past security before entering the park. Step inside the frame for a beautiful photo.  Disney PhotoPass is there ready to snap a great family photo. The next photo op you can find just past the gift shops o Continue Reading

Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party at Animal Kingdom #nowmorethanever

Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party at Animal Kingdom #nowmorethanever 47 Animal Kingdom has a new entertainment offering and we headed over this weekend to check it out.  Hakuna Matata Time is a dance party taking place over at the Discovery Island stage.  This is a fun dance party featuring a Caribbean-style street band and dancers; as well as a DJ that comes to keep the party going.     We were greeted by Timon and Rafiki showing us all their dance moves. Lot’s Continue Reading

Sanaa Inspired Butter Chicken Instant Pot Recipe

Sanaa Inspired Butter Chicken Instant Pot Recipe 56 Happy Thursday Main Streeters. Welcome Back! In an effort to stick to our healthy resolutions, we over here at TMSM have been trying out some recipes in the instant pot cooker. If you aren’t familiar with what that is, it’s like a crock pot and a pressure cooker had a baby to help you cut down on your cooking time and serve flavorful meals. This got me thinking, what Disney dishes can I cook in the inst Continue Reading