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[10 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces Location for Space-Themed Restaurant at Epcot

Disney has announced the location of the space-themed restaurant at Epcot!
The immersive restaurant which will give guests “amazing meals and a spectacular view – from high above Earth” is going to be built next to Mission:Space.
The exact location is in a newly developed area between Mission:Space and Test Track in Epcot’s Future World.
The new restaurant will be operated by the Patina Restaurant Group and when it is opened, guests will be invited to “travel to space for an amazing dining experience in the stars” according to Disney.
An opening date has …

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[7 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Update on New ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Attraction at Epcot

Work is progressing on the new Guardians of the Galaxy attraction coming to Epcot.
The attraction is set to be one of the world’s largest indoor coasters and to make room for it a new building is being built next to the former home of the Universe of Energy.
Disney reported that last week 960 trucks’ worth of concrete was poured as part of the construction project.
The new attraction will have “an epic storyline being developed by Walt Disney Imagineering in close collaboration with the original filmmakers.”
The Guardians of the Galaxy attraction …

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[27 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
‘Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live’ Starts June 9 at Epcot

Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live! starts June 9 at Epcot’s America Theater Gardens as part of the Incredible Summer celebration at the Walt Disney World Resort.
This “musical journey through the cosmos” takes place five times a day at Epcot and features Star Lord and Gamora.
It’ll run from June 9 through August 19.
Admission to Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live! is included in Epcot admission.
And be sure to check out all the other Incredible Summer events happening at the rest of the Disney World theme parks …

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[23 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Eat to the Beat Concert Series Lineup Announced for 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

The full lineup for the Eat to the Beat Concert Series at the 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival has been announced.
There are several new acts in the lineup this year – check out the lineup:

8/30-31 – Blue October – “Into the Ocean”
9/1-3 – Tiffany – “I Think We’re Alone Now”
9/4-5 – MercyMe – “I Can Only Imagine” NEW
9/6-7 – Glass Tiger – “Don’t Forget Me (When I’m Gone) NEW
9/8-9 – Tauren Wells – “Hills and Valleys” NEW
9/10-11 – Postmodern Jukebox
9/12-13 – TBD
9/14-16 – Baha Men – “Who Let The …

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[28 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Art Exhibition Coming to Epcot’s American Adventure Pavilion

Epcot’s American Adventure Pavilion is getting a new art exhibit this summer.
The exhibit will be located in the American Heritage Gallery and is called “Creating Tradition: Innovation and Change in American Indian Art.”
According to Disney the exhibit “is made possible through the collaboration of the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC) in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) in Washington, D.C.”
Artwork from these artists will be part of the display: fashion designer Loren Aragon (Acoma Pueblo), doll maker Glenda McKay (Ingalik-Athabascan), …

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[23 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate Spring with Orange Bird Merchandise at Disney World

Spring has finally sprung and Walt Disney World is celebrating with a slate of Orange Bird merchandise!
If you’re visiting Epcot look for an Orange Bird plush toy at Mouse Gear. There’s also a lot of Orange Bird-themed merchandise at the 2018 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival including apparel, home goods, and much more.
Annual Passholders can purchase an exclusive Orange Bird coffee mug at the Festival.
The Dress Shop located in the Marketplace Co-Op in Disney Springs has a fun Orange Bird dress on the racks along with cute Orange Bird accessories …

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[15 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
Incredible Summer Kicks Off May 25 at Walt Disney World Resort

Mark your calendars – the Incredible Summer kicks off May 25 at the Walt Disney World Resort.
At the Magic Kingdom guests can meet Disney/Pixar Super Heroes at the Tomorrowland Expo from May 25 through September 3. Characters include Mr. Incredible, Frozone, and for the first time ever – Edna Mode.
The Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live! Concert Series kicks off June 9 at Epcot. The show, starring Star Lord and Gamora, will feature music from Star-Lord’s Awesome Mixtapes (the movie soundtracks).
At Disney’s Animal Kingdom, UP! A Great Bird …

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[12 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
Dates Announced for the 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

The dates for the 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival have been announced!
This year’s Festival will take place from August 30 until November 12, bringing the Festival to 75 days once again.
Once again the Festival will feature food booths serving up dishes and drinks from around the world.
Guests can also enjoy low-cost and free seminars and demonstrations, special events, and of course the Eat to the Beat concerts.
For the most up-to-date information on the Food and Wine Festival be sure to visit the Disney Food Blog’s 2018 Epcot Food and …

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[26 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Preview of Merchandise for 2018 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

The 2018 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival kicks off February 28 and Disney has given guests a preview of the commemorative merchandise for the Festival.
This year’s slate of merchandise features more than 75 items including apparel, home goods, handbags, and more.
And, many of the items also includes the 25th anniversary logo.
There are four art collections for this year’s slate of merchandise: Mickey’s Grove features Mickey, Pluto, and Orange Bird; Figment Discovers starring Figment; Fresh Epcot; and Minnie’s Farmhouse Flower Shop feature Minnie and her cat Figaro.
Annual Passholders will find a …

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[17 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Attraction at Epcot Will Be an Indoor Coaster

At last weekend’s D23 Expo Japan it was revealed that the new Guardians of the Galaxy attraction at Epcot will be a coaster.
In fact, it will be one of the longest indoor coasters in the world when it opens.
The attractions will feature a “unique” story which is currently being created by Disney Imagineers and a new, innovative ride system.
Disney says they are working to “transform Epcot into a place that’s more family, more relevant and more timeless.”
The Guardians of the Galaxy coaster will open in 2021- in time for the …