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[20 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Party for the Plant this Weekend at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

This weekend Disney’s Animal Kingdom is celebrating the Party for the Planet, April 21 through April 23.
Guests visiting the park this weekend can pick up a Party for the Planet times guide to help them plan their day.  Guests can also choose one of 10 animal cut-outs to use while taking photos throughout the park.
There will be an activity along the Maharaja Jungle Trek focused on snow leopards, and guests can get a free activity packet based on the new Disneynature film Born in China.
PhotoPass photographers will be creating special …

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[2 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: New Summer Vacation Deals, Main Street Electrical Parade News, and More

Happy April! We had some exciting news during the week, so let’s quickly dive in and see what’s happening!
Disney announced several new summer vacation packages for most stays through August 31. The deals include a room rate discount, a ticket and room package, and a special package for families of 3.
The Main Street Electrical Parade is staying at Disneyland through August 20. The parade was slated to end early this summer but it has been extended due to “popular demand” according to Disney.
Disney just updated the My Disney Experience app …

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[31 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Guests Can Purchase a Na’vi Translator in Pandora – The World of Avatar

When Pandora – The World of Avatar opens in May at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, guests will be able to purchase a Na’vi Translator to help them pronounce Na’vi words.
According to the backstory, the Na’vi translator was created by Alpha Centauri Expeditions founder Marshall Lamm and it is being marketed as a “helpful tool” for humans visiting Pandora.
The translator will allow guests to translate up to 90 Na’vi words with translation cards, and the device lights up at night which makes it “perfect for nighttime explorations,” according to Disney.
The translator is …

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[26 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: FastPass+ Opens for Pandora Attractions, New Live Show at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and More

Happy Sunday! It’s been another week full of exciting Disney news, so let’s check it out!
If you’re making plans to visit Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, the FastPass+ reservations have opened for guests staying at Disney World resort hotels.
The Music of Pixar Live! is coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios this summer. This limited-time live show will feature music and characters from Pixar films.
Planet Hollywood Observatory in Disney Springs has announced plans to bring more “star sightings” and a counter service option to the recently refurbished …

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[24 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
FastPass+ Opens for Attractions in Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Today’s the day! You can now make FastPass+ reservations for the two new attractions in Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
The new land opens May 27 and will feature two new attractions: Avatar Flight of Passage and Na’vi River Journey.
Avatar Flight of Passage will allow guests to “fly” on a banshee over Pandora, and the family-friendly Na’Vi River Journey takes guests on a journey down a mystical river in a bioluminescent rainforest.
Guests staying at Walt Disney World Resort hotels can make their FastPass+ reservations 60 days …

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[21 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Preview of Menu at Satu’li Canteen in Pandora – The World of Avatar

Pandora – The World of Avatar opens May 27 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and we’re getting a preview of what’s on the menu at the new Satu’li Canteen.
This new “fast casual” restaurant’s backstory is that it was once the main mess hall for the Resources Development Administration (RDA) Base. It’s now owned and operated by the Alpha Centauri Expeditions (ACE) tour company.
The menu at Satu’li Canteen will feature customizable bowls with quinoa and vegetable salad, red and sweet potato hash, or other bases topped with chicken, roasted beef, sustainable fish, …

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[10 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
More Details Revealed for Pandora – The World of AVATAR at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Pandora – The World of Avatar is scheduled to open on May 27 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and this week Disney has been revealing more information about the new land.
The land is based on the Academy Award-winning film from director James Cameron an is the largest addition ever at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
Pandora was a collaboration between James Cameron, Disney’s Imagineers, and Lightstorm Entertainment.
Guests will enter the land by crossing the Discovery River and walking through a winding rain forest path before entering into Pandora. The premise is that you’re entering …

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[4 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Limited Edition Pin Collection Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom to Celebrate Pandora – The World of Avatar

A new limited edition pin collection is coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom to celebrate the May 27 opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar.
The pin collection serves as a countdown to the May 27 opening of the new immersive land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
A new pin will be released each month from March to May. The first pin was released March 2. The second will be released April 6, and the final individual pin will be released May 4.
Each pin has an edition size of 1,250. Guests will find …

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
More Details about Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

If you happened to watch the Academy Awards on Sunday night – and didn’t grab a snack during the commercial breaks – you might have seen a new ad for Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
The ad featured a voice-over and appearance by Avatar director James Cameron.
The television spot also gave guests a bit of insight into the new attraction, Avatar Flight of Passage, where guests will have a chance to see what it is like to soar through the air on a Banshee.
Pandora – The …

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[27 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Doc McStuffins Meeting Guests at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney Junior favorite Doc McStuffins is meeting guests at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
Doc has set up a meet-and-greet outside the vet clinic at Rafiki’s Planet Watch.
Guests can meet Doc here or at Disney’s Hollywood Studios where she’s been meeting fans for a few years.
The Disney Junior show Doc McStuffins tells the story of six-year-old Doc, who wants to be a doctor just like her mom. She runs a clinic for stuffed animals and toys.
The show was recently renewed for a fifth season and has been honored with a Peabody Award. Fans …