Category Archives: EPCOT

‘Behind the Seeds’ Tour at Epcot Plants Seed for Guest’s Budding Career

‘Behind the Seeds’ Tour at Epcot Plants Seed for Guest’s Budding Career 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Scott Terrell Being able to connect guests to the magic of nature is something I really dig about my job. Naturally, Earth Month is one of my favorite times to celebrate nature and talk more about how we can conserve our resources and protect the planet. From time to time, we hear stories about guests who were inspired by a visit to our parks. For Michael Ogden, he credit Continue Reading

Walt Disney World Summer Packages Announced

Walt Disney World Summer Packages Announced 2 This morning, Disney released some great deals that are guaranteed to make your summer more magical! Some of the deals even include FREE dining and great offers for Passholders! Check them out! Get a free quote here – www.tmsmmvp.com SAVOR SUMMER WITH FREE MEALS This summer, enjoy a little extra flavor during a fun-filled stay that’s sure to delight little ones and grown-ups alike. You can recei Continue Reading

TobyMac Brings Power, Praise to the ‘Garden Rocks’ Lineup at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival April 22-23

TobyMac Brings Power, Praise to the ‘Garden Rocks’ Lineup at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival April 22-23 4 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith The most defining thing about TobyMac’s long and varied career is probably that it’s almost impossible to define. A singer, songwriter, producer, director and record mogul, Toby has always been hard to classify. From his debut with the multi-platinum-selling trio dc talk in 1989 to his stratospheric solo career – with a side track of being a respected p Continue Reading

Sneak Peek Inside the Gondolas at Walt Disney World

Sneak Peek Inside the Gondolas at Walt Disney World 5 Called the “most magical flight on Earth” by Dean Huspen, a principal architect with Walt Disney Imagineering, Disney gave a construction update and a sneak peek inside the gondolas yesterday. Opening later this fall, the Disney Skyliner, a system of 300 gondolas, will become the ‘monorails of the air’ according to the Orlando Sentinel. While in testing, the gondolas are wrapped in plastic f Continue Reading

New Spirited Annual Passholder Merchandise Hits Shelves At Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival

The other day we gave you a teaser on the new Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Annual Passholder merchandise. I got to see it in person and I wanted it all. There’s also a new Daisy magnet as well and I really love the designs this year. Just a few new pieces came out, but they really are picture worthy. The Daisy Annual Passholder magnet has got to be my favorite yet. They started off the festival with a cute P Continue Reading

Dates Announced for Epcot Nighttime Spectaculars

Dates Announced for Epcot Nighttime Spectaculars 21 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Shawn Slater After a dazzling 20-year run, we will bid a fond farewell to “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” at Epcot on September 30, 2019. So come and gather around World Showcase Lagoon this summer to enjoy this breathtaking display of lasers, lights and fireworks, as we get ready to launch two new nighttime spectaculars as part of the park’s unprecedented, mu Continue Reading

LIVESTREAM ADVISORY – Livestream of Epcot Nighttime Spectacular “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” Set for Tonight

LIVESTREAM ADVISORY - Livestream of Epcot Nighttime Spectacular “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” Set for Tonight 22 Tonight, Walt Disney World Resort in Florida will present a special livestream of “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth,” the nighttime spectacular at Epcot. The broadcast will begin at 8:55 p.m. EDT. “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” is in its final year at Epcot, as the fireworks extravaganza is scheduled to end its dazzling 20-year run later in 2019. Guests are invited to bid the show a fond farewell Continue Reading

Top 10 Magic Shots at Epcot

Top 10 Magic Shots at Epcot 23 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: mkilwein If you’re a fan of Magic Shots from Disney PhotoPass Service, I invite you to follow along over the next few weeks with my “Top 10 Magic Shots” series here on the Disney Parks Blog. During this series, I’ll be sharing my favorite 10 Magic Shots that are currently available at each park at Walt Disney World Resort. Today, let’s focus on Epcot! Out of all Continue Reading

New Spaceship Earth Wristlet at Epcot

New Spaceship Earth Wristlet at Epcot 24 In January at a merchandise preview, one fun item that we were shown was a small handbag themed like Spaceship Earth. This bag matches a dress in the same pattern, which came out last week. The Spaceship Earth bags are at Epcot now and we have the photos! These cute purses are $60 and were spotted at Mouseagear! Stay tuned for more shopping info as we see it! You can also follow The Main Street Mouse on Instagram Continue Reading

Good Eats at the Flower and Garden Festival #FreshEpcot

Good Eats at the Flower and Garden Festival #FreshEpcot 28 The one thing I love to do when the festivals hit Epcot is to check out all the food offerings.  This past week we headed over to try some more festival food. First up is the Fried Green Tomatoes with Blue Crab Fennel Salad, Remoulade and Smoked Paprika Oil from the Arbor at the Gardeners Terrace.  One word for this dish, DELICIOUS!  This was so full of flavor and every bite was perfection.  I highly recommend Continue Reading

The 30th Anniversary of the Mickey Mouse Club is Coming To Orlando in May #MMC30

The 30th Anniversary of the Mickey Mouse Club is Coming To Orlando in May #MMC30 32 In 1989, the ‘All New’ Mickey Mouse Club debuted, and now some former members are coming home to Walt Disney World for an epic reunion and 30th Anniversary celebration at Epcot and MegaCon Orlando on May 17-19, 2019. The Mouseketeers are returning to give back to Central Florida, where they shot the Mouse Club and where many began their careers.  The Main Street Mouse has been speaking with some of the Mouseke Continue Reading