Tag Archives: Animal Kingdom

Special Edition Plush Supporting The Wildlife Conservation Network’s (WCN) Lion Recovery Fund (LRF) Now Available At Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Special Edition Plush Supporting The Wildlife Conservation Network’s (WCN) Lion Recovery Fund (LRF) Now Available At Disney’s Animal Kingdom 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith To celebrate the release of the upcoming groundbreaking feature film, Disney’s “The Lion King,” The Walt Disney Company is launching a global campaign to raise awareness of the crisis facing lions. The campaign will support the Lion Recovery Fund and its partners to help advance conservation across Africa, including the goal to double the number of lion Continue Reading

Dino-riffic Burgers and Sundaes Dinner Coming to Restaurantosaurus at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Dino-riffic Burgers and Sundaes Dinner Coming to Restaurantosaurus at Disney’s Animal Kingdom 5 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Alex Dunlap If you’re looking for a classic burger meal and a yummy sundae to top off your day in DinoLand, U.S.A., this new dinner experience is definitely for you! Our paleontology students have conspired to open a fun and exclusive burger joint right at Restaurantosaurus, giving families a great way to enjoy hand-crafted burgers and a build-your-own sundae bar. For Continue Reading

The Animation Experience at Conservation Station begins July 11

The Animation Experience at Conservation Station begins July 11 6 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Scott Terrell Back in March, I shared exciting news about the reopening of Rafiki’s Planet Watch, Affection Section and the Wildlife Express Train this summer including all of the offerings our guests love. Today, I am happy to announce that we’ll also be introducing a brand-new additional experience drawing on our rich heritage of wildlife animation, inspired by Walt Continue Reading

Experience ‘Rivers of Light: We Are One’ and More New Magic Starting This Weekend at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Experience ‘Rivers of Light: We Are One’ and More New Magic Starting This Weekend at Disney’s Animal Kingdom 7 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Shawn Slater “Rivers of Light: We Are One” debuts this weekend at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, as the next chapter of this beautiful nighttime pageant unfolds, telling the story of our connection with animals and the emotions and milestones we all share in our journey through the great circle of life. This reimagined version of the show introduces additional, stunning i Continue Reading

Baby Grace The Gorilla Has Been Born At Animal Kingdom

Baby Grace The Gorilla Has Been Born At Animal Kingdom 14 A baby gorilla has made her appearance after being born Animal Kingdom on May 1st. Baby Grace is a western gorilla. We saw Grace and her parents on the Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail today in Animal Kingdom. Mama was snuggling with Baby Grace, and they certainly looked cozy. She looked very protective of her baby as there were so many people looking through the glass. It was a truly beautiful and touching momen Continue Reading

There’s a New Baby Gorilla at Disney’s Animal Kingdom!

There’s a New Baby Gorilla at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! 19 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Scott Terrell One of the things we love most at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is welcoming babies to our family, and the animal care team is delighted to announce the birth of a healthy baby western lowland gorilla! Mom Kashata delivered the infant Wednesday morning, May 1, and both mom and baby are doing well and bonding onstage at Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail with the Continue Reading

Top 10 Magic Shots at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Top 10 Magic Shots at Disney’s Animal Kingdom 20 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: mkilwein My ongoing “Top 10 Magic Shots” series is designed to help you make the most of Disney PhotoPass Service by sharing some of the amazing Magic Shots you can capture during your visit to Walt Disney World Resort. This week we’re going to explore the wild Magic Shots available now at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! Not so surprisingly, the Magic Shots offered here Continue Reading

‘Rivers of Light: We Are One’ Debuts This Summer at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

‘Rivers of Light: We Are One’ Debuts This Summer at Disney’s Animal Kingdom 22 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Shawn Slater Since its introduction more than two years ago, “Rivers of Light” has enchanted Disney’s Animal Kingdom guests with a nighttime pageant of beautifully illuminated lantern floats, grand theatrical imagery, a soaring musical score and innovative special effects. This summer, the next chapter of this spectacle will unfold with the debut of “Rivers of L Continue Reading

Party For The Planet At Animal Kingdom

Party For The Planet At Animal Kingdom 23 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 36 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

Attention AK fans! Party for the Planet at Disney’s Animal Kingdom!

Attention AK fans! Party for the Planet at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! 41 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jennifer Fickley-Baker Who’s ready to celebrate? In just a few weeks, Disney’s Animal Kingdom will be hosting its annual Earth Day celebration, Party for the Planet, April 20-22. During this special three-day event, guests are invited to explore, engage and connect with the magic of nature through family-friendly experiences and specialty offerings. Party for the Plan Continue Reading