Tag Archives: Pandora

Avatar Flight of Passage Honored with Industry Award for Outstanding Visual Effects

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith Last night, the Visual Effects Society (VES) announced the winners of their annual VES Awards, honoring outstanding visual effects in motion pictures, television and other media. We’re excited to share that Avatar Flight of Passage won the award for Outstanding Visual Effects in a Special Venue Project. Avatar Flight of Passage is an innovative 3-D ride expe Continue Reading

TMSM’s Best of 2017 ~ Flight of Passage at Pandora! My Review! #Visit Pandora

Our Best of 2017 series continues…. As most of you know, we were able to check out the all new area at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Pandora the World of Avatar. It’s absolutely beautiful, and contains two new rides, Na’vi River Journey and Flight of Passage. The River Journey is a serene boat ride with awesome effects, I’ll share the link below in case you missed it. Flight of Passage howe Continue Reading

The Wonderful World Of Pandora – A First Hand Review From My Point Of View by Joe Diebold

Re-post! When it was first announced that Pandora was coming to the Animal Kingdom I thought it was going to be a perfect fit.  I know you probably don’t believe it since there were so many people bashing the idea, but it is true.  While many people associate the movie Pandora as an alien action film, I think of it as how nature and all living things coexist.  How could that not be a perfect fit for Animal Kin Continue Reading

New Limited Edition Retail MagicBands Debut This Summer at Pandora – The World of Avatar

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Steven Miller A few weeks ago, my fellow author Tom Smith shared a first look at retail MagicBands created for the opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar. These fun designs were a hit with guests visiting this exotic land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Today, I’m delighted to share a look at two new retail MagicBands recently released at Windtraders on Pandora. A tea Continue Reading

Animal Planet Showcases Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Alive with Magic

Tonight! From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Michelle Baumann Disney experts will take viewers on a journey through the landscape of Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park in a one-hour documentary-style show set to premiere Tuesday, June 27 on Animal Planet. Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Alive with Magic will feature interviews with the creators and caretakers of this theme park who share conservation messages, Continue Reading

Infographic: Learn to Speak Na’vi For Your Trip To Pandora – The World of Avatar

Pandora the World of Avatar has been a huge hit with fans and visitors to Walt Disney World.  One of the things you will notice when visiting the land is that the cast members will greet you with words you may not understand the meaning.  They are speaking the Na’vi language.  The Disney Parks Blog writer Jennifer Fickley-Baker shared a graphic that will help you to respond in the Na’vi language yo Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Making the Best of Things

Happy Wednesday Main Streeters!  I hope you’re all doing well and are ready to chat and catch up, because I am!  This past week was a bit more eventful than the previous one, so let’s get started! As I mentioned (more than once) last week, Florida has been receiving it’s share of rain.  It’s a little depressing to look at the weather app on the phone…. all clouds, all storms, just r Continue Reading

Six Must-Do New Experiences at Walt Disney World

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jennifer Fickley-Baker This summer is shaping up to be one of the most exciting in Disney Parks history, with many new Walt Disney World offerings ready and waiting for guests to enjoy. Among the choices are new nighttime fireworks to watch, an entire land to explore and groundbreaking entertainment to enjoy. Here are six new must-see experiences now available at the Walt Continue Reading

iTunes is Celebrating the Opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: mkilwein   In Celebration of the opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park, iTunes is providing a limited time offer that is “out of this world”! The Avatar Extended Collector’s Edition on iTunes is available at the reduced price of $7.99 (reg. $19.99) through June 5th. Exclusively on iTunes, the Extended Collector’s Editio Continue Reading

Create Your Own Avatar Action Figure at ACE Avatar Maker in Pandora – The World of Avatar

From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Steven Miller In recent months, I have shared details about many of the innovative and creative merchandise products that will immerse guests and connect them like never before to Pandora – The World of Avatar. Today, I’m happy to announce a new way guests can create a truly unique memento at ACE Avatar Maker inside Windtraders. I caught up with Cody Hampton, merchandi Continue Reading

Pandora – The World of Avatar Marks A Historic Opening at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

From yesterday! From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jennifer Fickley-Baker Today the highly anticipated land, Pandora – The World of Avatar, officially opens to guests at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The largest addition in the history of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Pandora – The World of Avatar transports guests to the moon of Pandora, where they can explore floating mountains and bioluminescent rainfore Continue Reading