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[12 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Love-Themed Disney Pins Coming to Epcot in August at the Disney Pin Celebration

The 2017 Disney Pin Celebration is schedule for Epcot on August 25-26 at the World ShowPlace.
This year’s theme is “Love is an Adventure.”
Guests attending the Disney Pin Celebration will have a chance to purchase several limited-edition pins and products inspired by the event’s theme.
Pins at the event will feature Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, and even Ray from The Princess and the Frog.
Other pin sets include a two-pin collection with Rapunzel and Flynn Rider, a pin featuring Hiro and Baymax from Big Hero 6, and “mini jumbo” pins inspired by attractions …

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[28 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
Yelloween Masquerade Party for the Senses is October 28 and 29 at Epcot Food and Wine Festival

If you’re looking for a fun party at this year’s Epcot Food and Wine Festival, tonight and tomorrow night is the Yelloween Masquerade Party for the Senses.
The Party for the Senses takes place inside the World Showplace at Epcot and features more than 50 gourmet tasting stations.
The dress code for the Yelloween Masquerade is “yellow and black chic” and the menu includes dishes from some of Disney World’s restaurants. Drinks include champagne, wine, craft beers and specialty cocktails.
Chefs featured at the two parties include: G. Garvin of Atlanta and Keegan …

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[29 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney Pin Celebration 2016 Honors 30 Years of Pixar

The Disney Pin Celebration 2016 is themed toward a celebration of 30 years of Pixar.
The event takes place August 26 from 10 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. and again on August 27 from 9:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. at World ShowPlace in Epcot.
Admission to the Pixar Party is $140 per guest and includes trading board games (4 vouchers per day), Pixar Party scavenger hunt, auction opportunity, meeting Disney Pin merchandisers, artist signings with Disney Design Group Artists, and a $30 Disney Gift Card.
Party attendees will also have a chance to pre-purchase …

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[1 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
Pixar Party Trading Event Announced for Walt Disney World Resort in August

Disney has recently announced the Pixar Party Trading Event to celebrate 30 years of Pixar Animation Studios.
The Trading Event will take place August 26-27 at the World ShowPlace in Epcot. Registration for the event opens April 28. The event will celebrate all things Pixar including films, shorts, stories from the Vault, and more.
Each attendee will receive vouchers to use for trading board experiences and guests will have a chance to trade at the boards a designated number of times during the two-day event.
Due to the updated restrictions regarding what can …

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[21 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
2014 Disney Trade Celebration Scheduled for September at Walt Disney World Resort

The 2014 Disney Trade Celebration is scheduled for September 5-7 at the World ShowPlace in Epcot.
The Imagination Gala – A Magic Carpet Event is a celebration of the “best of” Disney films, storytelling, characters, and attractions. The honorees are given an Imagination Award that features a Golden Figment.
This year’s event features two packages – a Pin Trading Showcase and a Vinylmation Showcase.
The Pin Trading Showcase is September 5-6 from 9:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. both days. The event admission is $140 0and includes an opportunity to pre-purchase themed event merchandise, …

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[20 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Disney Vera Bradley Design to Launch during Perfect Petals Brunch at Epcot’s World ShowPlace in May

Disney has announced that a new Disney Vera Bradley design will be launched this spring.
The “Mickeys Perfect Petals” design is debuting during “A Perfect Petals Brunch featuring the Disney Collection by Vera Bradley” at World ShowPlace on Sunday, May 4.
The brand new design features spring colors and hidden Mickeys, and will be available in several popular forms in addition to new options such as the campus backpack and tablet hipster.
Barbara Bradley Baekgaard, co-founder of Vera Bradley will be at the brunch to share stories about the company and her mother.
Admission …

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[18 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Booking for Epcot Food & Wine Festival Special Events Begins in August

There’s less than one month left before you can book tickets to the special events at Epcot’s International Food & Wine Festival!
Along with the standard cooking demos and wine seminars, there are several new events and returning favorites that visitors can take advantage of. For 2012, Epcot is introducing the Marketplace VIP Access Chef Tour, which will offer 5 pre-selected dishes and 5 beverages to attendees as they tour the World Showcase Lagoon and hear behind-the-scenes stories from chefs. This event is held at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday and costs …

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[13 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
New Animator Added to Pixar Speaker Sessions for Pixar’s 25th Anniversary Weekend

I have some exciting news for you today, Pixar fans! A new animator has been added to the Pixar Speaker Sessions at Pixar’s 25th Anniversary Weekend at Epcot, taking place this weekend (May 13-15.)
Scheduled for May 15, Supervising Animator Shawn Krause is scheduled to replace Michael Giacchino at the 6 p.m. special presentation at the World Showplace. Krause is known for his work on the studio’s first feature Toy Story, and has contributed to several films since then, including A Bug’s Life, Toy Story 2, Monsters, Inc., Finding Nemo, The …

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[23 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival to Celebrate Pixar’s 25th Anniversary

We have some exciting news for Pixar fans today – the 18th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will be honoring Pixar during Pixar’s 25th Anniversary Weekend May 13-15!
Plenty of fun and activities celebrating Pixar will be at Epcot next month, including an appearance from Mater, co-star of Disney/Pixar’s Cars and Cars 2. Guests will have the chance to participate in special meet and greets, kids activities, and discussions by Pixar filmmakers and other employees.
Then, head on over to the World Showplace – the official celebration headquarters located between the Canada …