Party For The Planet: Animal Kingdom’s 20th Anniversary

By | 2018-04-23T16:11:44+00:00 April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Animal Kingdom not only celebrated Earth Day on April 22, but its 20th anniversary as well.  The park was bustling with debuts and ceremonies. https://youtu.be/4S3uM6feCW8 Ceremony Over at the Lion King Theater in Africa, a [...]

Disney’s Animal Kingdom to Celebrate 20th Anniversary with A ‘Party For the Planet’ April 22-May 5

By | 2018-02-22T21:53:25+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , |

Disney's Animal Kingdom will celebrate Earth Day this year with a 20th anniversary “Party for the Planet” celebration April 22-May 5. Rafiki's Planet Watch will offer backstage experiences for guests to visit the animal hospital, learn about [...]

Join José & Panchito for Discovery Island Carnivale at Disney’s Animal Kingdom February 4

By | 2018-02-03T11:38:38+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , |

!Starting February 4, guests can join José and Panchito, Donald’s feathery friends from “The Three Caballeros,” in Discovery Island Carnivale at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Discovery Island Carnivale takes place nightly in Disney's Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort [...]

Incredible Summer Coming to the Walt Disney World Resort

By | 2018-02-02T09:51:02+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Disney Parks Blog has announced an 'Incredible Summer' at the Walt Disney World Resort. The Incredibles Of course this resort wide event is based on The Incredibles 2 which will open in June.  The movie [...]

Top Ten Lands in Disney Parks – Part Two

By | 2018-01-24T22:38:15+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic Rankings, Guides|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wjt_VjyfP5g&feature=youtu.be Disneyland established not only the first theme park but the way that many theme parks would be laid out in the future.  “Lands” serve as the themed areas where attractions, shows, restaurants, and shops are [...]

What’s It Like to Run the Dopey Challenge? – runDisney Resolutions

By | 2018-01-14T08:36:30+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Categories: Guides, runDisney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CVlRjlb4H9U Over 4 years ago I never would have thought I would be running often, let alone running 48.6 miles in 4 days.  But, that’s just what I did at the 25th anniversary of the [...]

Why Pandora: The World of Avatar Completes Disney’s Animal Kingdom

By | 2017-05-20T10:16:02+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Categories: Guides, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pandora: The World of Avatar is perhaps an odd choice for an expansion to open at Animal Kingdom.  But, here's why it actually is the last piece of the theme park puzzle to complete Animal Kingdom [...]

Dark Side Half Marathon and Flower and Garden – Walt Disney World Trip Report

By | 2017-04-25T18:47:48+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Categories: Media, Parks, Sundays with DAPs, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Walt Disney World turned to the dark side with the second Dark Side Half Marathon weekend.  Many gathered and ran through a few of the parks and the roads around them. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PPEmcn9JR9c The racers start [...]