Animal Kingdom – talkDisney.com https://www.talkdisney.com Disney News and Information For Fans, By Fans Thu, 10 May 2018 17:45:36 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://i1.wp.com/www.talkdisney.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/590f14fa-b683-4306-ad4c-703ddd591563.jpg?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Animal Kingdom – talkDisney.com https://www.talkdisney.com 32 32 99400257 You can now visit Disney using Google street view https://www.talkdisney.com/featured/you-can-now-visit-disney-using-google-street-view/ Tue, 06 Mar 2018 21:43:02 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=9360 Disney fans can now take a virtual tour of Walt Disney World and Disneyland parks without leaving the couch. Google Maps on Tuesday unveiled Street View images for 11 Disney locations. “We’re all about new fantastic points of view. Today Street View is going the distance, from California to Florida, to make Disney part of […]

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Disney unleashes details about Animal Kingdom’s 20th anniversary https://www.talkdisney.com/wdw/disney-unleashes-details-animal-kingdoms-20th-anniversary/ Thu, 22 Feb 2018 19:56:19 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=9294 Disney says it will be offering animal encounters, family-friendly activities, specialty desserts and more during an expanded Party for the Planet celebration celebrating Animal Kingdom’s 20th year. Over the two-week “Party for the Planet celebration, guests can attend conservation talks by animal-care experts and participate in enhanced interactions with some of the more than 2,000 […]

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Welcome baby hippo Augustus at Disney’s Animal Kingdom https://www.talkdisney.com/wdw/welcome-baby-hippo-augustus-disneys-animal-kingdom/ Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:08:34 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=9289 Ever since a baby hippo was born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom last month – the first hippo to be born at the park in 13 years – Guests and Cast alike have been hungry for hippo news. Today, I’m thrilled to share that the hippo calf is a boy, and his name is Augustus! The […]

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Disney ticket prices on rise again… https://www.talkdisney.com/business/disney-ticket-prices-rise/ Mon, 12 Feb 2018 20:46:42 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=9161 Ticket prices at Walt Disney World will increase, effective Sunday. The increase comes as Disney tries to even out attendance throughout the year so guests aren’t stuck waiting in line and have a better time. Walt Disney World posted record-breaking attendance in the quarter that ended in December, Disney executives said during an earnings call […]

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A baby hippo was born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom last night https://www.talkdisney.com/wdw/animal-kingdom/baby-hippo-born-disneys-animal-kingdom-last-night/ Tue, 16 Jan 2018 17:44:45 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=9021 Disney’s Animal Kingdom is delighted to announce the birth of a Nile hippopotamus, the first hippo born at the park in 13 years. Born at approximately 10 p.m. last night, the calf is staying close to mom Tuma. Disney’s animal care team is giving Tuma and her calf plenty of room to nurse and bond, […]

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Disney World rolling out new FastPass pilot program for select resort guests https://www.talkdisney.com/wdw/disney-world-rolling-new-fastpass-pilot-program-select-resort-guests/ Wed, 10 Jan 2018 20:16:00 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=8847 Walt Disney World Resorts will launch a pilot program offering a new FastPass option to select resort guests. The FastPass option, which will be made available as an add-on option Friday, will be a choice for select resort guests staying in club-level rooms at Disney’s deluxe hotels, a Walt Disney World spokesperson said. Guests staying […]

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American wins Disney Marathon for first time since 2004 https://www.talkdisney.com/rundisney/american-wins-disney-marathon-first-time-since-2004/ Tue, 09 Jan 2018 14:46:29 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=8798 It’s a race like only Disney could do it. Thousands of marathoners ran Sunday morning through the “happiest place on earth” in the Disney Marathon. The 25th annual race kicked-off in style at 5:30 in the morning, with Mickey Mouse counting-down the athletes and a fireworks display. “Oh, it’s great,” said marathoner Bob Grorud. “The […]

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18 Reasons to Visit Walt Disney World Resort in 2018 https://www.talkdisney.com/holidays/christmas/18-reasons-visit-walt-disney-world-resort-2018/ Wed, 03 Jan 2018 14:21:07 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=8741 With an amazing land set to debut at Disney’s Hollywood Studios this summer, plus the return of guest-favorite festivals and multitude of new dining locations, the year 2018 is shaping up to be thrilling for our guests. If you’re considering planning a Disney vacation in 2018, be sure to check out our 18 reasons why […]

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Timelapse Video: Watch Walt Disney World Resort Transform for the Holidays https://www.talkdisney.com/wdw/timelapse-video-watch-walt-disney-world-resort-transform-holidays/ Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:11:50 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=8626 Will you decorate your home for the holidays this weekend? Throughout the month of November, Disney’s Holiday Services team worked round the clock to transform all four Walt Disney World Resort theme parks, plus Disney Springs, into winter wonderlands full of holiday cheer. Holiday decorations include a signature tree at each location, dozens of holiday […]

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8 Reasons To Stay On Property At Walt Disney World https://www.talkdisney.com/lists/8588/ Thu, 09 Nov 2017 17:19:12 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=8588 One of the first planning decisions you will have to make after your decide to take your family to Walt Disney World is where to stay. Walt Disney World has 25 Resort hotel locations to choose from when visiting, from budget-conscious value Resort hotels to luxurious deluxe Resort hotels. But, should you stay at one […]

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