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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 …

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[12 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Rivers of Light Opening Date Announced, Wishes to be Replaced, and More

Whew! What a busy week it’s been in the world of Disney news! We have updates about Rivers of Light, a new nighttime show at the Magic Kingdom, and so much more. Let’s dive right in!
After nearly a year-long delay, the Rivers of Light nighttime show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is opening on February 17! The show is currently in “soft open” which means you be able to see it before Friday.
If you’re making plans to see the Rivers of Light you can also book a dining package that includes …

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[10 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Rivers of Light Dining Packages Open for Reservations

We told you yesterday the news that Rivers of Light is finally opening – after almost a year-long delay. And now you can make advance dining reservations for the Rivers of Light dining packages.
Two restaurants at Disney’s Animal Kingdom are participating in the package: Tiffins and Tusker House.
At Tusker House a Rivers of Light breakfast package is $39 for adults and $23 for kids ages 3-9, or one table service credit. Lunch and dinner are $52 for adults and $32 for kids ages 3-9, or one table service credit. The …

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[9 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Rivers of Light Officially Opens February 17 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

It’s really happening! Rivers of Light – the oft-delayed nighttime spectacular at Disney’s Animal Kingdom – is finally opening on February 17.
The show was originally slated to open in the spring of 2016 but was met with months of setbacks leaving some to wonder if it was ever going to open.
Well, it is!
Guests can enjoy the new nighttime experience beginning February 17.
Rivers of Light combines live performance, floating sets, a “soaring musical score,” fountains, and much more in a “celebration of animals and nature.” The show takes place on the …

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[9 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Doc McStuffins Meet-and-Greet Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney Junior star Doc McStuffins is headed to Disney’s Animal Kingdom for a new meet-and-greet later this month.
Doc McStuffins already meets fans at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, so this will be her second meet-and-greet location.
At Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Doc will be located outside the veterinarian clinic at Rafiki’s Planet Watch. Guests will also have a chance to learn about animal conservation and how the Animal Kingdom vets care for the animals.
Doc McStuffins airs daily on Disney Junior and has recently been renewed for a fifth season.
There is no official start date …

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[7 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Pandora: The World of Avatar Opens May 27

Pandora: The World of Avatar is opening May 27 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
Disney CEO Bob Iger made the announcement this afternoon during The Walt Disney Company’s quarterly earnings call.
The immersive new land based on the blockbuster – and Oscar-winning film Avatar – will transport guests to the land of Pandora, home to floating mountains and bioluminescent plants.
Two attraction will anchor the land – the Na’vi River Journey and Avatar Flight of Passage.
Guests on the Na’vi River Journey will travel through a bioluminescent rainforest via a boat. And on Avatar Flight …