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[14 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]
Details Announced for Tasting Sampler at 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

The 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival is coming VERY soon and today we have some information on a fun way to experience the Festival – the Tasting Sampler.
The Tasting Sampler was offered in 2016 at two price points, but this year’s Sampler has just one price: $65 per person.
Guests who purchase the Tasting Sampler will receive 8 entitlements to food or beverages from the more than 35 Marketplace Booths at the Festival and a limited-release Food and Wine Festival pin.
The Tasting Sampler can be purchased throughout the Festival starting …

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[8 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]
runDisney Gives Preview of Wine & Dine Half Marathon Finisher Medals

runDisney has released a preview of the new finisher medals for this year’s Wine & Dine Half Marathon weekend races.
The finisher medals feature travel-themed designs including luggage tags, plane tickets, and passports. The designs were inspired by the Epcot Food & Wine Festival.
The 5K for the race weekend is the Disney Fall Feast 5K and the finisher medal celebrates the harvest season.
The Disney Wine & Dine 10K finisher medal features a decorative luggage tag, while runners who finish the half marathon will earn a finisher medal that resembles a plane …

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[7 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]
Mobile Order Comes to Epcot

The new Mobile Order system at the Walt Disney World Resort has made its way to Epcot.
The first quick service restaurant at Epcot where guests can use Mobile Order is Electric Umbrella in Future World.
Mobile Order allows guests to pre-order and pre-pay for meals at counter service restaurants at the theme parks and Disney Springs. Guests using Mobile Order can then go straight to pick up their food when they arrive at the restaurant.
The system debuted at Disney’s Animal Kingdom earlier this year and is currently available at: Flame Tree …

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[2 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Sneak Preview of Merchandise for Epcot’s 35th Anniversary

This fall Epcot will be celebrating its 35th anniversary and guests will find a slate of new commemorative merchandise at the park.
The collection features a retro look and uses takes “its cues from artwork, logos, signage, and in-park graphics found in the early 1980s,” according to Disney.
The team behind the collection made sure to incorporate the colors from Epcot’s opening year products – purple, pink, red, orange, and gold. The colors are featured in muted tones to enhance the vintage look and feel.
Items in the collection include apparel, bags, keychains, …

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[31 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Mission: SPACE to Relaunch on August 13 with New Experiences

Epcot’s Mission: SPACE is set to “relaunch” on August 13 with a brand new experience and an enhanced version of the original attraction.
The Orange Mission will take guests on the most intense version of the attraction as they feel the “force of an actual space launch.”
This mission has been enhanced with a new HD video to make the experience even better.
If you’re looking for a less-intense mission try Green Mission. This is a new mission that will take guests on an orbit around Earth where they’ll view sites including Hawaii, …

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[15 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
D23 Expo Disney Parks and Resorts Panel Reveals New Projects for Walt Disney World Resort

The Disney Parks and Resorts Panel at the D23 Expo was full of exciting announcements about the Walt Disney World Resort including new attractions, new hotels, and even new transportation options.
First at Epcot, a brand new Ratatouille attraction is coming to the France Pavilion, expanding the pavilion’s size. The attraction will be similar to the 4D attraction at Disneyland Paris.
A new E-ticket attraction based on Guardians of the Galaxy is coming to Future World in Epcot. The new attraction will replace the Universe of Energy which will close on August …

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[30 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
2017 Candlelight Processional Narrators Announced and Bookings Open for Candlelight Processional Dining Packages

It might be summertime, but it’s also time to start thinking about the holiday season at Walt Disney World!
And to help in that endeavor, Disney has announced the list of narrators for this year’s Candlelight Processional at Epcot.
The Candlelight Processional is a retelling of the Christmas story by a celebrity narrator who is accompanied by a choir and orchestra playing traditional Christmas carols. It’s a highlight of the Holidays Around the World at Epcot each holiday season.
This year’s narrators are:

November 24- December 3 – To Be Announced
December 4-5 – Pat …

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[27 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Where to Celebrate the Fourth of July at Walt Disney World

If you’re making plans to celebrate the Fourth of July at the Walt Disney World Resort we have the info on what’s happening and where.
At the Magic Kingdom, “Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky” will be presented on July 3 and 4 at 9 p.m. each night.
Guests can also get dance the night away at dance parties in Frontierland and Tomorrowland.
At Epcot, guests can enjoy a special Voices of Liberty performance on July 4 at 5:30 p.m., 6:45 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the America …

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[22 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Eat to the Beat Lineup Announced for 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

It’s that time of year again – time to get ready for the 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival!
We now know the full lineup of this year’s Eat to the Beat concert series performers and there are 111 new acts and several returning fan favorites.
The lineup for this year’s Eat to the Beat concert series is:

August 31 – September 1 – Delta Rae
September 2-3 – The Hooters NEW
September 4-5 – Baha Men NEW
September 6-7 – Fuel
September 8-10 – STARSHIP starring Mickey Thomas
September 11-12 – Lauren Alaina NEW
September 13-15 – Plain …

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[21 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate the Fourth of July with Fireworks, Characters, Entertainment, and More

The Walt Disney World Resort is celebrating the Fourth of July with special fireworks, entertainment, and more.
The Magic Kingdom is lighting up the night on July 3 and 4 with ‘Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky.’ The nighttime fireworks show takes place at 9 p.m. both nights.
At Epcot, IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth will celebrate with a patriotic laser light finale on July 4. Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios can check out the Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular nighttime show and at Animal Kingdom, Rivers of …