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Top Five Things To Do At Walt Disney World At Night

Top Five Things To Do At Walt Disney World At Night 1 Good Evening Ohana! It’s Sunday so that means it is time for my top five list!  This week I decided to write about the top five things to do at night at the parks.  During the day there is so much to do, but right now here in central Florida, it’s hot! So it is nice to go to the park at night when it is cooler and enjoy the nighttime entertainment offerings, so let’s dig right in! Rivers of Light-W Continue Reading

Catch These Special Walt Disney World Resort Experiences this Summer Before Time Runs Out

Catch These Special Walt Disney World Resort Experiences this Summer Before Time Runs Out 7 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jeremy Schoolfield Summer is here, and now, more than ever, is the time to visit Walt Disney World Resort before the clock strikes midnight on limited-time magical moments across all four theme parks. Or maybe fall is the fairest time of all for you? Never fear – several recently opened experiences will extend their stays. Here’s a look at what’s happening over 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 8 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

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth Farewell Merchandise

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth Farewell Merchandise 11 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

Dates Announced for Epcot Nighttime Spectaculars

Dates Announced for Epcot Nighttime Spectaculars 18 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 19 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

#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 20 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

All-New Nighttime Fireworks Spectacular to Replace ‘IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth’

All-New Nighttime Fireworks Spectacular to Replace ‘IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth’ 21 by Thomas Smith, Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks After nearly 20 years of delighting Epcot guests through music, fireworks, fire torches and more, we wanted to let you know that “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” will be ending in the second half of next year. The Disney Parks Live Entertainment team is already busy creating new thrills to debut immediately following the conclusion of “I Continue Reading

IllumiNations Upgrade Coming?

IllumiNations Upgrade Coming? 22 For the last few months, there has been speculation floating around about Epcot replacing its nightly show IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth. We are now getting word that the lagoon where the fireworks show takes place is getting some work done. IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth has been the nighttime show at Epcot since October 1, 1999.  The show includes explosive fireworks, pyrotechnics, water fountains, f Continue Reading

Watch Illuminations at Epcot

Watch Illuminations at Epcot 24 Illuminations at Epcot is a timeless favorite for so many Disney fans. We had an excellent spot to watch the show the other night and we got this great video. We hope you enjoy the show, and that you sign up for our YouTube channel, as we have more fabulous Disney magic coming! Continue Reading

Top 5 Viewing Locations Of Illuminations

Top 5 Viewing Locations Of Illuminations 25 By guest blogger Joe Diebold Many times I get asked about viewing locations and best places to photograph Illuminations around the world showcase so I decided to compile a list of the best areas to watch Illumination from around the World Showcase. These are my top 5 viewing/photographing locations. 5 – International Gateway – its been a while since I shot here and of all the views around the Showcase Lagoo Continue Reading