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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 …

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[13 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate the Lunar New Year at Epcot with Special PhotoPass Pictures

If you’re visiting Epcot on February 16, be sure to stop by the China Pavilion for special Lunar New Year celebration PhotoPass pictures.
The special photo opportunities include a special border celebrating the official start of the Year of the Dog.
And from 12-9 p.m. on February 16, the PhotoPass photograhpers will have special props to use in the photos.
From 7-9 p.m. the photographers will have light-up Lotus blooms to use in your photos.
Guests can also meet Mulan in the pavilion and have photos taken with her.

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[12 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
The American Adventure at Epcot Adding New American Icons and More

The American Adventure attraction in Epcot’s American Adventure pavilion is getting updated with new icons and more.
The attraction will add new “American icons” to the end of the show including composer John Williams, ballerina Misty Copeland, and astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.
Disney is also updating the screen, projection system, and speakers for the attraction.
And, the theme song “Golden Dream” has been re-recorded with all new orchestration.
The popular attraction is currently closed during this refurbishment and is slated to reopen this spring.

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[7 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Full Booth Menus Released for the 2018 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

The 2018 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival starts February 28 and the full booth menus for the Outdoor Kitchens have been released!
This year’s Festival will feature 15 food booths – called Outdoor Kitchens – including one new addition, the Honey Bee-stro.
Many fan favorites are returning including Hanami (home of Frushi), Bauernmarkt, The Smokehouse: Barbecue and Brews, Fleur de Lys, and more!
The booths are open daily from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. and most dishes are in the $3 to $8 range and most are also Disney Dining Plan snack credit …

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[3 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney’s ‘Incredible Summer’ Brings New Experiences to Walt Disney World Theme Parks

Summer is still months away, but Disney World is getting ready for an ‘Incredible Summer’ with new experiences coming to all four Walt Disney World theme parks.
At the Magic Kingdom, The Incredibles are taking over the park to celebrate the theatrical release of The Incredibles 2 on June 15.
Guests can party with Mr. Incredible, Elastigirl, and Frozone and Edna Mode will also be making her theme park debut. And each night guests can enjoy a DJ Dance Party in Tomorrowland.
At Epcot, Star-Lord and Gamora from Guardians of the Galaxy will …

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[1 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Artist Will Gay to Create a “Sketches in the Park” Piece Live at Epcot

Thursday morning starting at 7:30 a.m. ET guests can tune in to the Disney Parks Blog for a live-stream of Disney Artist Will Gay creating a “Sketches in the Park” piece of art in honor of the Epcot Festival of the Arts.
The live stream will feature Will as he creates “plein air” – also known as creating art straight from the field in Epcot.
The video will being promptly at 7:30 a.m. ET and will continue until he is done with the artwork.
Guests will be able to come back to the …