Walt Disney World is going full force on its theme park updates and will be rolling out new attractions and updates this summer. While the focus is mainly on Disney's Animal Kingdom and Walt Disney World, Awaken Summer will provide families with new reasons to visit both parks - and I couldn't be happier. The parks will gain new life and even more reasons to take the fam … [Read more...] about Awaken Summer at Walt Disney World: 10 New Reasons You’ll Want to Visit in 2016
Rivers of Light
There are some Walt Disney World repeat visitors that consider Disney's Animal Kingdom a half-day park. They head to AK at rope drop, jump on Expedition Everest and Kali Rivers Rapids a few times, ride Dinosaur and Primeval Whirl, have a bite to eat, and then park hop to Magic Kingdom, Epcot, or Disney's Hollywood Studios. Until now. Disney has announced that beginning … [Read more...] about Disney’s Animal Kingdom at Night: Alive with New Attractions Beginning May 27, 2016
When Disney announced that its new nighttime show, Rivers of Light, would premiere on April 22nd, the buzz was palpable. And then another announcement only a couple of weeks away from the premiere: technical difficulties would postpone the show without an announcement of a new date. My recent press trip for Awaken Summer offered a chance to check out portions of both Rivers … [Read more...] about Rivers of Light and Tree of Life Awakens -Disney’s Animal Kingdom Preview
Featured image courtesy of Disney Parks. Edit: Disney has announced that "Rivers of Light" will not be debuting on April 22nd as planned due to show issues. A new premiere date hasn't been given yet, but we'll definitely keep you up to speed when it is! Walt Disney World officially announced that Disney's Animal Kingdom will officially debut its new nighttime spectacular, … [Read more...] about Rivers of Light Show to Debut on Earth Day at Animal Kingdom: Will You Watch?
For this family, we've always considered Disney's Animal Kingdom a half-day park. Translation: we could get all of the rides, shows, and restaurants that we wanted to check out done through lunch time and then hop on over to another park for the rest of the day. The park has always closed early compared to the other three Disney World theme parks so it just made sense to … [Read more...] about Disney’s Animal Kingdom: What’s New for 2016