Pandora Opening Weekend, Success or Fail?

The long-awaited “Pandora – The World of Avitar” opened to record crowds in Disney’s Animal Kingdom this weekend.  The floating islands and photoluminescent plants are now open to the public with hours from 8am – 11pm daily with Extra Magic Hours of 7am-8am and 11pm-1am. This new land in Disney’s Animal Kingdom has been long awaited in Disney World’s lesser performing parks.  Crowds and park closing due to capacity were the norm this weekend with wait times of up to six hours to just enter the new land. Pandora is…

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Traffic Flow and Capacity Mar “Rivers of Light” Opening Weekend

The long awaited “Rivers of Light” nighttime show opened to the general public this past weekend in Animal Kingdom at the Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL. The show, which has been delayed for over a year due to technical issues, met with mixed reviews and angry guests.   General reviews of the show are that it is entertaining, but short, and it is missing that special touch that most Disney nighttime shows provide. Animal Kingdom does not use any pyrotechnics within the park as so not to tramatize any of…

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Walt Disney World sets opening date for Pandora: The World of Avatar

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Pandora: The World of Avatar LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Walt Disney World fans now know when they will be able to travel to the mysterious world of Pandora. The resort announced Tuesday that the new “Pandora: The World of Avatar” land at Disney’s Animal Kingdom will open to the public on Saturday, May 27. The new land will be fully-immersive, placing visitors inside the world of the blockbuster movie, Avatar. While inside, guests will find two new rides to enjoy, including Avatar: Flight of Passage, where visitors will ride…

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