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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 1 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

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 2 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 3 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 4 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 8 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

#DisneyParksLIVE to Stream ‘IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth’ Live from Epcot TONIGHT at 8:55 p.m. ET

#DisneyParksLIVE to Stream ‘IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth’ Live from Epcot TONIGHT at 8:55 p.m. ET 12 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jennifer Fickley-Baker Last fall, we shared some exciting updates on the multi-year transformation of Epcot – including the news that “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” will end its run later this summer and that a new limited-time experience called “Epcot Forever” will debut in fall 2019. At the time we shared this news, we promised that we’d celebrate “ Continue Reading

‘Awesome Planet’ Film at Epcot One of Several New On-Screen Experiences Coming to Park

‘Awesome Planet’ Film at Epcot One of Several New On-Screen Experiences Coming to Park 13 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith One of the central and incomparable strengths of Disney—cinematic excellence—is coming to The Land pavilion at Epcot, and its subject is as wide as the great, big, wonderful world around us. “Awesome Planet,” an on-screen exploration of the realm we call home, showcases the spectacular beauty, diversity and dynamic story of our earth with all the gran Continue Reading

Breaking- Industrial Accident at Epcot, Sadly One Fatality

Breaking- Industrial Accident at Epcot, Sadly One Fatality 14 We have some heartbreaking news to report this evening. From Fox 35 Orlando- A worker at Walt Disney World’s Epcot park has died from a fall, authorities say. Deputies with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office responded to the park for an industrial accident call, shortly after 5 p.m. on Tuesday. Upon arrival, they discovered “a single-man accident.”   A worker was pronounced deceased at t Continue Reading

Topiaries at Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival

Topiaries at Epcot's Flower and Garden Festival 15 My favorite part about Epcot’s International Flower and Garden Festival is all of the beautiful topiaries throughout the park.  It amazes me how detailed they are.  It’s always fun to see how they change things up from year to year too.  On Saturday we took a walk around the park and I wanted to share a few of my favorites with all of you. Kermit and Miss Piggy are new this year and both are super Continue Reading

Opening Weekend of Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Opening Weekend of Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival 25 The weather could not have been more perfect for opening weekend of Epcot’s International Flower & Garden Festival.  It was mid 80’s and bright sunny skies.  A perfect day to explore all the offerings of the festival. First up for me was merchandise!  Michele has shared all the great stuff coming to the festival and it was time for me to get my hands on what I wanted.  I really wanted the Minni Continue Reading

NEW! Epcot Flower & Garden Dooney’s Have Arrived!

NEW! Epcot Flower & Garden Dooney's Have Arrived! 34 Today kicks off the Epcot Flower & Garden Festival, and the much anticipated Flower & Garden Dooney and Bourke’s have arrived! As we previously reported, it does have a butterfly theme, but with a little twist. If you look closely at the butterflies, you may notice some familiar colors and patterns. That’s right, the butterflies are Disney bounding as some of our favorite characters! There are a Continue Reading