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[22 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate the First Anniversary of Pandora – The World of Avatar with a Limited Release Banshee

May 27 marks the first anniversary of Pandora – The World of Avatar, and to celebrate Disney is celebrating with a limited release interactive banshee.
This new banshee will be available at The Rookery at Windtraders starting May 27.
The bioluminescent landscape-inspired banshee will come witha  display perch and a Certificate of Authenticity.
Guests can currently find 11 different banshees at The Rookery, including one created for the Animal Kingdom’s 20th anniversary.
The banshees are a popular souvenir for guests, and were recognized in 2017 by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions …

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[1 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
Additional Extra Magic Hours this Summer at Walt Disney World

This spring and summer, guests at select Walt Disney World Resort hotels can enjoy additional Extra Magic Hours at the theme parks.
From now through June 30, guests can enjoy Extra Magic Hours at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and experience Pandora – The World of Avatar and more.
In July and August guests can enjoy daily Extra Magic Hours at Disney’s Hollywood Studios where they’ll be able to experience Toy Story Land and its attractions.
Toy Story Land opens June 30.
Additional Extra Magic Hours will also be available at the Magic Kingdom and Epcot. …

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[19 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
More Merchandise Released for the 20th Anniversary of Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney’s Animal Kingdom is celebrating its 20th anniversary this weekend and even more commemorative merchandise has been released.
The park is celebrating its anniversary from April 22 through May 5 with an extended Party for the Planet, and guests can pick up special “I Was There” merchandise during the celebration.
The merchandise collection includes tees for kids and adults, a hat, a tote bag, and collectible pins.
Annual Passholders will find two exclusive shirts – a Party for the Planet T-shirt and a tank top.
Other new items include a new interactive banshee from …

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[16 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Disney’s Animal Kingdom with a New Merchandise Collection

Disney’s Animal Kingdom is celebrating its 20th anniversary on April 22 and there’s a new slate of commemorative merchandise to help guests celebrate.
The new merchandise uses the parks iconic Tree of Life as a centerpiece in the design.
Merchandise items feature artwork including the park’s iconic tree, animals, and even a banshee from Pandora – The World of Avatar.
Items in the commemorative merchandise collection include apparel, water bottles, home décor, accessories, and other items such as Disney trading pins and jewelry by ALEX AND ANI.
Some of the products also have hidden …

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[10 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Utility Suit Coming to Pandora this Month

Guests visiting Pandora later this month will be greeted by a 4.2-ton, towering mechanical suit, inspired by the Amplified Mobility Platform (AMP) suits from Avatar.
A cast member will be perched 10 feet up in the suit, powering its movements as it walks around Pandora.
According to Disney, “The giant walking suit was designed with articulated hands and a shoulder span of more than five feet. It also bears claw marks and battle scars from a Thanator – an alpha predator on Pandora.”
And unlike the AMP suits in Avatar – which were …

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[6 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Launches 360-Degree Panoramas of the Disney Parks on Google Street View

If you’ve ever wished you could explore the Disney Parks on your phone or computer and feel like you were standing IN the parks, your wish has been granted!
The Disney Parks have just launched new 360-degree panoramas of Walt Disney World and Disneyland on Google Street View.
The new imagery gives guests the ability to explore the parks like never before and includes view of the theme parks at Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resort, Blizzard Beach, Typhoon Lagoon, and even Disney Springs.
To create the imagery Google used Street View Trekker …

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[21 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Retail MagicBands Coming to Pandora – The World of Avatar

If you find yourself in Pandora – The World of Avatar this summer be sure to check out the new retail MagicBands at Windtraders.
Earlier this spring guests could find retail MagicBands in Pandora and now more limited-edition bands are available.
A teal MagicBand featuring the Valley of Mo’ara at sunset is part of the lineup – and you’ll also find this artwork on apparel and a luggage tag.
A blue MagicBand inspired by the bioluminescent world of Pandora is also available.
The blue MagicBand comes in a decorative box, featuring more of the …

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[12 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Mobile Order Coming to Five Magic Kingdom Restaurants

The new Mobile Order system that recently debuted in Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is set to debut at the Magic Kingdom.
With Mobile Order guests can pre-order and pre-pay for their meals at the participating restaurants (currently Satu’li Canteen on Pandora) via the My Disney Experience app.
Sometime this summer the system is reportedly coming to five Magic Kingdom counter service locations: Columbia Harbour House, Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant, Pinocchio’s Village Haus, Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe, and Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn & Cafe.
There’s no word yet …

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[7 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Summer at the Walt Disney World Resort

Summer has officially arrived at the Walt Disney World Resort!
Disney’s Animal Kingdom is the place to be this summer thanks to the opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar.
This all-new, immersive land whisks guests to Pandora, inspired by the film Avatar. Two new attractions are located in Pandora – Avatar Flight of Passage and the Na’vi River Journey. Dine at Satu’li Canteen and grab a drink at Pongu Pongu.
And, don’t forget about the Rivers of Light nighttime show at the Animal Kingdom.
Over at Disney’s Hollywood Studios guests can enjoy …

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[4 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: New Restaurants Coming to Disney Springs, New Summertime Food at Disneyland, and More

Happy Sunday! It’s been another busy week in the world of Disney news. Let’s check it out!
The Music of Pixar Live! debuted at Disney’s Hollywood Studios last week!
If you’re visiting Disney California Adventure this summer you’ll want to check out the new specialty food and drink items available for the Summer of Heroes!
Disney debuted new MagicBands for the grand opening of Pandora – The World of Avatar. Speaking of Pandora, guests visiting Windtraders can enjoy a totally immersive experience, including creating your own Avatar action figure.
Adventures by Disney has teamed …