Tag Archives: Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Watch Festival of the Lion King in HD!

Festival of the Lion King at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is a fan favorite for guests, ourselves included.  The cast of this show does an amazing job, and kids of all ages leave the Harambe Theater with a smile on their faces! Last night we got this awesome footage of Festival of the Lion King, shot in HD! See the show on the link below! Don’t forget to subscribe to our YouTube channel as well! Thanks and Continue Reading

Inspiration for Delectable Desserts at Satu’li Canteen in Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

From Pam Brandon, Food Writer, Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. While Walt Disney Imagineers are putting the finishing touches on Pandora—The World of Avatar, the Walt Disney World Resort chefs are using their own storytelling magic to create two special sweet endings for Satu’li Canteen, the new land’s fast casual restaurant. “We watched ‘Avatar’ and Continue Reading

Viewing for the Tree of Life Awakenings to be Expanded!

Here’s some news from Animal Kingdom~   Last summer, Disney’s Animal Kingdom began “Awakenings” in the evening, a projection show on the Tree of Life.  Well, Awakenings is getting expanded! To give guests even more magical experiences with Awakenings, we are excited to share that soon park goers will be able to see the show on both sides of the Tree of Life!  Beginning with the Disne Continue Reading

Rivers of Light to be a Nightly Show! Details below!

If you haven’t seen Rivers of Light at Animal Kingdom yet, you’ll soon have even more opportunities to catch it while at WDW! Nightly performances of Rivers of Light will begin starting on April 9th. The showtimes will be at 8:30 and 9:45 every evening! Previously the show only ran a few nights a week, so this is great news! Rivers of Light is absolutely beautiful! Stay tuned to TMSM for more news as Continue Reading

Rivers of Light Makes it (official) Debut Tonight at Animal Kingdom!

The soft opening of Rivers of Light was last weekend, but tonight is the official premiere at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! We were lucky enough to see the full showing of Rivers of Light last Friday night, and I have to say, I really enjoyed it. The floats are beautiful, the fountains are amazing, and the music just really tugs at your heart. So, are you going to see Rivers of Light this weekend? We are planni Continue Reading

Watch the Festival of the Lion King

The Festival of the Lion King is one of the most beloved shows on Disney Property. Located at Animal Kingdom, this show is sure to put you in a magical mood! You can watch the entire show on the link below! Be sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel for more fun videos! Thanks! Continue Reading

Festival of the Lion King ~ One of My Must Do’s at WDW

Hakuna Matata! In Honor of Animal Kingdom’s Birthday today, I thought we’d talk about one of my favorite shows on Disney Property, the Festival of the Lion King! Whenever people ask me what is on my Disney “Must Do” list, the Festival of the Lion King is always included. Why? Well, because it offers something for everyone! I do believe that no matter who is in your group, regardless who y Continue Reading

Behind the Scenes: Learning Fireknife at ‘Festival of the Lion King’ at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

From Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Social Media Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Earlier this year, we took a backstage look at the Tumble Monkeys from the popular stage show “Festival of the Lion King” at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. In it, we showed you the level of talent and skill that this team of gymnasts uses to add comedic fun into the show. This week, we’re back with a behind-the-scenes look a Continue Reading

Tree of Life Grows New Roots at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

From Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Social Media Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. At Disney’s Animal Kingdom, the park’s iconic Tree of Life has been growing some new roots. Construction walls were just removed early this morning to reveal how the tree’s roots have expanded into the central hub area. Within those roots, guests will discover carvings of new animals that make up the circle of life, from Continue Reading

How Well Do You Know… Disney’s Animal Kingdom?

Only true Walt Disney World fans will be able to pass this beastly test. Are you in touch with every rock and tree and creature in Disney’s Animal Kingdom? It’s time to find out! 1. When did Disney’s Animal Kingdom open? a. June 5, 1995 b. August 1, 1991 c. April 22, 1998 d. August 13, 1999 2. How many species of animals are in Disney’s Animal Kingdom? a. 100 b. 250 c. 500 d. 1,200 3. Which is NOT one Continue Reading

‘Festival of the Lion King’ Celebrates 1 Million Guests at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Since Reopening

The Festival of the Lion King show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is probably my favorite show on Disney Property! This past week, the cast celebrated as they received their One Millionth guests since the show reopened at the new Harambe Theater this past June! That’s a LOT of guests! The LePage Family from Colorado Springs, CO, were the lucky 1 millionth family, and were recognized with front-row seats a Continue Reading