Category Archives: EPCOT

Joey Fatone and Friends Coming to Epcot’s International Food and Wine Festival! #tasteepcot

Joey Fatone and Friends Coming to Epcot's International Food and Wine Festival! #tasteepcot 1 Last night at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival preview, we got a special surprise guest. Joey Fatone! This year at the Eat to the Beat Concert Series, he will be making his debut with Joey Fatone and Friends! This is a first for him, although he has a long history with Disney and is a huge fan of the Mouse. Hear him talk a little about what fans can expect below! Also, I was able to interview him Continue Reading

See the NEW Merchandise for the 2019 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival! #tasteepcot

See the NEW Merchandise for the 2019 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival! #tasteepcot 4 Epcot’s International Food and Wine Festival is just around the corner. The festival opens for the season at the end of the month on August 29th. Being that month end is going to be a busy time at Walt Disney World, we got to see the festival preview yesterday, including some of the awesome merchandise that’s coming. Here’s a look at what will be available. To my absolute delight, there is a whol Continue Reading

Lauren Daigle Brings Pop Passion to the Eat to the Beat Concert Series at the 2019 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

Lauren Daigle Brings Pop Passion to the Eat to the Beat Concert Series at the 2019 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival 14 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Charles Stovall It seems everywhere one turns around the pop music scene these days, you will see Lauren Daigle. Billboard Hot 100Chart – check! Daytime Talk Shows – been there! Nighttime Talk Shows – done that! Lauren even won two Grammy Awards this year! And we are so thrilled to have her performing at this year’s Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. As Continue Reading

Enjoy New Limited-Time Fall Passholder Offerings at Epcot & Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Enjoy New Limited-Time Fall Passholder Offerings at Epcot & Disney’s Animal Kingdom 15 by Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Editorial Content Manager, Walt Disney World Resort Fall is an amazing time to visit Walt Disney World Resort, especially if you’re a fan of the annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival and all the delicious opportunities that pack the park during those months. Annual Passholders planning to visit Epcot this fall won’t want to miss out on special offerings planned exclusive Continue Reading

Details About the Holiday Cookie Stroll at Epcot #disneyholidays

Details About the Holiday Cookie Stroll at Epcot #disneyholidays 24 Details About the Upcoming Cookie Stroll at Epcot are here! Yesterday was Christmas in July and we got a peek at all of the festivities that are coming up for the season at Walt Disney World. Epcot’s Festival of the Holidays is a big hit with guests, and they offer the cookie stroll as an extra perk. Get the scoop on the holiday cookies this year from Epcot pastry Chef Noah on the link below! Be sure to subscribe Continue Reading

Disney Graveyard: Body Wars ~ Do You Remember?

Disney Graveyard: Body Wars ~ Do You Remember? 25   Did you ever want to know what it would be like to be shrunken down to minuscule proportions and be inserted into the human body? On October 19, 1989 Disney gave us what most consider the first thrill ride in EPCOT Center. Body Wars was a motion simulator ride that opened with the Wonders of Life Pavilion. The pavilion showcased attractions that were related to health and the body and is located between the Continue Reading

New Light-Up Headband Celebrating ‘IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth’ Now Available at Epcot

New Light-Up Headband Celebrating ‘IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth’ Now Available at Epcot 27 by Thomas Smith, Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks Recently, we shared a special look at new limited-time merchandise celebrating the farewell season of “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” at Epcot. Now, you can purchase a new light-up Minnie headband that is joining the farewell merchandise collection!   The Minnie headband features a stylish bow-tie with a firework-inspired design and light up e Continue Reading

Takumi-Tei Restaurant Now Open in Japan Pavilion at Epcot

Takumi-Tei Restaurant Now Open in Japan Pavilion at Epcot 30 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Alex Dunlap If you’re looking for a new and unique place to dine this summer, then I have some exciting news for you: Takumi-Tei is officially open at Epcot! Located in World Showcase, the new signature table-service restaurant is the latest addition to the Japan pavilion. Here you will enjoy an upscale dining experience with exceptional and specialized service tailored Continue Reading

The Story Behind Figment

The Story Behind Figment 31 “Two tiny wings, eyes big and yellow, horns of a steer, but a lovable fellow. From head to tail, he’s royal purple pigment, and there, viola! You’ve got a figment.” Anyone who knows the lyrics to this classic Sherman Brothers song will probably know who this article is going to be about. It’s not going to be about the lost but not forgotten Dreamfinder, but a character who is still a p Continue Reading

New Global Marketplaces, ESPN Tailgate Tasting and Entertainment Surprises Add to Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Fun Aug. 29-Nov. 23

New Global Marketplaces, ESPN Tailgate Tasting and Entertainment Surprises Add to Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Fun Aug. 29-Nov. 23 32 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith Counting down to Aug. 29 and the launch of the 24th Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, we have more exciting news about sips, bites and entertainment on tap for this longer-than-ever, 87-day event! Starting with sips, plan to check out the new Appleseed Orchard Marketplace which will offer a unique variety of craft brews, ciders, wines and lite bit Continue Reading

Leave A Legacy “Walls” Moved at Epcot (photos)

Leave A Legacy “Walls” Moved at Epcot (photos) 36 Walt Disney World is undergoing so many exciting changes. There is something happening all across property. Whether it’s new attractions being built, or certain areas getting a makeover, you can see how much work is going into creating fresh experiences for guests. Take Epcot for example. There are two new rides being added, Guardians of the Galaxy in Future World and a Ratatouille attraction by the France pavili Continue Reading