Walt Disney World News

04/22/2018 04:53 PM
“New Species of Theme Park.” Disney’s Animal Kingdom Marks 20-Year Anniversary in Special Earth Day Ceremonies
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (April 22, 2018) – Disney’s theme park of exploration is a place unique in all the world. Here Walt Disney World guests can venture to the snowy flanks of Mt. Everest, raft down a rainforest river, view wildlife on an African savannah and travel light years to an alien planet where […]

04/20/2018 10:42 PM
In Their Own Words Reflections on Disney’s Animal Kingdom 20th Anniversary
Joe Rohde, Portfolio Creative Executive, Walt Disney Imagineering “It’s kind of unusual to stay attached like this to a single project for two decades, but there you have it…Disney’s Animal Kingdom is more or less the story of my life!! Even though it’s…like…twenty years old, there has never been a single day when we were […]

04/20/2018 10:19 PM
A Journey Through Twenty Years of Major Milestones At Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – From creatures wild and whimsical to Broadway-caliber shows, from unparalleled adventures and experiences to award-winning conservation efforts, from exotic lands to cuisine that celebrates a global park, Disney’s Animal Kingdom is marking an anniversary of 20 unforgettable years. And the best is yet to come! Here’s a look back at […]

04/19/2018 10:58 PM
Six Wild Facts About “UP! A Great Bird Adventure” At Disney’s Animal Kingdom
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – There’s a new show in the wilderness! Senior Wilderness Explorer Russell and his furry pal Dug from Disney•Pixar’s animated hit film UP join bird experts on a new adventure featuring encounters with birds from around the world. UP! A Great Bird Adventure makes its onstage debut at Disney’s Animal Kingdom […]

04/13/2018 09:55 PM
Pixar Play Zone Opens at Disney’s Contemporary Resort
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (April 13, 2018) – Kids, ages 4–12, can now star in an adventure-packed evening filled with interactive fun, arcade games and dinner. It’s all part of the new Pixar Play Zone that opens April 13 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. While the kids play, parents can enjoy their own getaway throughout Walt […]

04/09/2018 02:25 PM
Tasty Meals with a Side of Sentimentality: Woody’s Lunch Box Puts a Modern Spin on Timeless Menu Favorites for Guests of Toy Story Land
New land opens at Walt Disney World June 30 LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – In the new Toy Story Land that opens June 30 at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, the fun extends to food, and meal time comes with a heavy helping of nostalgia. Woody’s Lunch Box will serve up classic on-the-go menu items […]

04/07/2018 11:26 PM
Pandora Utility Suit Will “AMP” Up the Excitement at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Beginning April 22, guests can interact with towering mechanical suit inspired by Avatar film Lake Buena Vista, Fla. – A 4.2-ton, towering mechanical suit is sure to stop guests in their tracks when it debuts at Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom on April 22. The new Pandora Utility Suit is […]

04/02/2018 04:56 PM
Disney Springs Gets Its Spring On with Late-Night Offerings and Trend-Setting Styles
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Springtime in Florida means longer, sun-filled days followed by warm-breezy nights perfect for spending time outside. And with dynamic, late-night entertainment, fresh dining experiences and stylish new stores, Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort is the place to be … and be seen … this spring season. Enjoy Late-Night […]

03/19/2018 08:06 PM
Ready, Set, Glow: Tickets Now On Sale for Disney H2O Glow Nights at Typhoon Lagoon during Incredible Summer at Disney
“Toy Story” characters take over Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park for an unforgettable nighttime pool party starting June 21 LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (March 19, 2018) – Guests can start making plans to join some of their favorite “Toy Story” characters during Disney H2O Glow Nights, the splashy new, nighttime pool party coming to Disney’s […]

03/15/2018 02:23 PM
Exciting New Experiences and Entertainment Highlight an Incredible Summer that Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend at Walt Disney World Resort
Fun includes new entertainment in all four theme parks, Disney’s Animal Kingdom 20th anniversary celebration, a new Typhoon Lagoon nighttime party and the June 30 opening of Toy Story Land LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (March 15, 2018) – From Super Heroes to an intergalactic concert, from eye-popping shows to a nighttime beach party to get […]