Tag Archives: Epcot

Disney Graveyard: Body Wars ~ Do You Remember?

Disney Graveyard: Body Wars ~ Do You Remember? 1   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 Park Themed Windbreaker Jackets at Epcot! #disneystyle

NEW Park Themed Windbreaker Jackets at Epcot! #disneystyle 3 While at MouseGear at Epcot, I noticed some cute new jackets. The Cast Member said they just came in! They are zip up windbreaker jackets in various themes! Take a look! I believe these jackets are in junior sizes as they are a bit cropped, as shown in the pic above. They are not only adorable but are actually pretty warm. The cost for each jacket is $49.99. Stay tuned for more merchandise updates as we see them Continue Reading

Takumi-Tei Restaurant Now Open in Japan Pavilion at Epcot

Takumi-Tei Restaurant Now Open in Japan Pavilion at Epcot 11 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

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 12 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) 16 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

‘Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live!’ Returns to Epcot

‘Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live!’ Returns to Epcot 20 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith Our favorite Guardians and alien band are back!  Beginning today, Star-Lord and Gamora from “Guardians of the Galaxy” are taking guests on a musical journey through the cosmos with “Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live!” at Epcot. From now until August 18, you can catch “Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live!”  five times a day a Continue Reading

Awesome Eats for “Guardians of the Galaxy –Awesome Mix Live!” Returning to Epcot this Summer

Awesome Eats for “Guardians of the Galaxy –Awesome Mix Live!” Returning to Epcot this Summer 23 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Alex Dunlap Get ready to rock and roll, because “Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live!” begins TOMORROW! This out-of-this-world musical event features your favorite Guardians and their alien band jamming out to timeless classics from the 70s and 80s. And in addition to singing, dancing, and getting into a cosmic groove, you can celebrate with a few AWESOME eat Continue Reading

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth Farewell Merchandise

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth Farewell Merchandise 24 We all know Illuminations is coming to an end and with anything that ends at Disney it becomes emotional for some.  People want to hold onto memories and what better way to do that with merchandise of course.  In the recent Mickey Monitor-Summer 2019 (Passholder Magazine) they shared some of the upcoming merchandise. “Show your love for IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth and its dazzling 20-year run with t Continue Reading

Takumi-Tei Restaurant to Open Summer 2019 at Epcot

Takumi-Tei Restaurant to Open Summer 2019 at Epcot 31 by Alex Dunlap, Food & Beverage Communications Coordinator and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Calling all world-travelers – there’s a new table-service restaurant coming to the World Showcase at Epcot! As we’ve previously announced, this new addition to the Japan pavilion will provide guests a signature dining experience inspired by the natural beauty of Japan. The restaurant will be named Takumi-Tei, w Continue Reading

The Mouseketeers are Coming Home!

The Mouseketeers are Coming Home! 32 The Mouseketeers are coming home! Cast members from all seven seasons of the 90’s ‘All New’ Mickey Mouse Club are reuniting where it all began on Friday May 17th at 2:15pm for our “Homecoming” pre-parade at Magic Kingdom. Join us in celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Disney Channel’s debut episode and the 90th birthday of the ‘Leader of the Club’ himself! “The ‘Al Continue Reading

Construction Update at Epcot~International Gateway

Construction Update at Epcot~International Gateway 34 Recently we visited Epcot and found some changes to the International Gateway entrance. If you are not familiar, the International Gateway entrance is in the World Showcase right near the France Pavilion. Guests staying at the Yacht and Beach Club, the Boardwalk Resort, and Swan and Dolphin can access Epcot through this back entrance. Upon walking towards the entrance from the Yacht and Beach Club, we found this t Continue Reading