I'm taking my almost 3 year old to DW for the first time this year for both of us! We'll be visiting AK on 12/7 and will spend the entire day. We've booked a character lunch at Tusker for 1:00. What are some other "must do's" for us?
- Asked by Kelly from WI on 11/5/2013
How exciting to be planning your first trip to Walt Disney World for you and your little one! Spending a day at Disney's Animal Kingdom will be so much fun for the two of you.
I recommend that you start your day with a ride on... read more
Hi Amanda A.,
Do you think DD2.5 and DS4/5 will spend a 1/2 or full day @ AK? Not sure if we should head back to resort mid-day and return to AK in the evening (it's open until 7pm), OR just make a single visit in morning/early afternoon with a later na
- Asked by julie from ON on 11/1/2013
Hi Julie! With young children, I think the best plan is to experience Disney's Animal Kingdom in a half day, rather than leaving for an early nap and returning later in the afternoon. Since your children won't be tall enough to ride some of the... read more
we will be at ak on wed dec 4th. park hours are 9-5 with no emh. there is a nemo show listed for 5pm that day. is this correct since the park also closes at 5pm? thanks
- Asked by amber from IL on 11/2/2013
It is possible that it is the last showing of the day.
Park hours and closing times generally refer to when the last admission is. The park doesn't necessarily clear out at 5. It just means that the park is now officially closed.... read more
Hello MP! Several years ago, they had caricature artists in Animal Kingdom. Does anyone know if they are still there? And if not if they are anywhere else in WDW? My parents have caricatures of all their kids and I would love to get one of my son for them!
- Asked by Holly from MI on 10/31/2013
Hi there Holly!
Thanks for visiting the Disney Parks Moms Panel!
There are indeed still Caricature Artists at Disney's Animal Kingdom Park as well as at many other locations around the parks and resorts! At Animal Kingdom Park, the... read more
hi there, We are coming on our first trip to Disney!! My son is 8yrs and he really wants to do the African Trek ?? He is pretty tall so no worries on the height requirements but My husband and I are trying to decide if for the money is it best to do it .
- Asked by Tammy from ON on 10/24/2013
A first trip to Disney World is always super exciting and it sounds like you are looking at some amazing options.
I did the Wild Africa Trek with my 8-year-old son and he had a BLAST! Our guides paid special attention to him which made... read more