During EPCOT's major transformation, Electric Umbrella closed. Now, Disney is revealing details of a new quick-service restaurant that will debut in the World Celebration neighborhood of EPCOT. The restaurant will be called Connections Café and Eatery. There is currently no official opening date for Connections Café and Eatery.
As EPCOT's largest transformation ever continues to take place, Disney leaders are giving a closer look at a new section coming to an area near Spaceship Earth. Dreamers Point will feature a Walt Disney statue at the front of the park. During Destination D23, Disney Parks Chairman Josh D'Amaro gave a sneak peek at the... Continue Reading →
The Disney Parks portion of Destination D23 focused heavily on EPCOT's transformation. For Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products Chairman Josh D'Amaro unveiled a number of new looks including the Xandar Gallery. The Xandar Gallery is presumably the queuing area for the indoor coaster. In addition to a closer look... Continue Reading →
More entertainment experiences are returning to Walt Disney World as the return to normalcy continues. Some WDW atmosphere entertainment resumed Oct. 1 with the start of the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary Celebration. The ragtime piano player at Casey’s Corner on Main Street, U.S.A. and over at EPCOT, Alberta Bound, Sergio in Italy, and the... Continue Reading →
Disney has announced “Candlelight Processional” will return this year at EPCOT. The dates will run from Nov. 26 – Dec. 30, as part of the EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays presented by AdventHealth. Disney released a statement on the offering, which is impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. "Since all these performers – including cast... Continue Reading →
Walt Disney World is rolling out a bunch of new dining packages for guests looking to get the ultimate fireworks experience during the 50th anniversary celebration. A number of offerings have been announced for "Disney Enchantment" at Magic Kingdom. Celebration at the Top: 50th Flavors and Fireworks at Disney’s Contemporary ResortStarts Oct. 2, 2021; Reservations... Continue Reading →
Walt Disney World is preparing to open its expanded portion of the France pavilion, along with the attraction "Remy's Ratatouille Adventure", on October 1, 2021. Here's a quick synopsis for the new attraction: Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure is a family-friendly attraction where guests feel as if they shrink to the size of a rat and race... Continue Reading →
EPCOT’s transformation is kicked into high-gear as we approach the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World. Ahead of the October 1st celebration launch, Imagineer Zach Riddley is sharing a glimpse at what EPCOT’s nighttime lighting package will look like for Spaceship Earth. Spaceship Earth’s new look will take effect October 1, 2021.
It's been a long-awaited mission, but EPCOT's Space 220 restaurant is nearing its launch date. The immersive Future World dining experience will have guests board one of two space elevators before embarking on the delicious journey. Guests will then look upon their descent, as they're transported to a new dining experience. Once guests have docked,... Continue Reading →
Disney Parks is giving a new behind-the-scenes look at “Harmonious” ahead of its debut at EPCOT later this year. The video shows how Imagineers break the nighttime spectacular into three acts, as the show aims to unite guests. https://youtu.be/IELdjOhEPe0 The spectacular features characters and scenes from the South Pacific home of “Moana” and a Middle-Eastern... Continue Reading →