Welcome to this week’s What’s New in Epcot! We’re checking out construction updates, the return of Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live! and of course, so much new merchandise!
We have a lot of ground to cover, so let’s get started!
If you’ve ever reviewed a list of dining options in Epcot’s World Showcase at Walt Disney World, you may have noticed that some pavilions have more eateries than others. France and Japan, in particular, not only have several restaurants each, they’re both in the process of adding new restaurants as well, which will bring the restaurant total in France to five and in Japan to four.
The answer to this question is a little complicated. You may think that the inequality is due to French and Japanese cuisine being more celebrated in the real world, and thus restaurants in these pavilions are naturally more popular. [Read more…]
Epcot’s International Food and Wine Festival begins August 29 and runs until November 23. That’s 87 days of food booths, demos, Eat to the Beat Concerts, and more! With a Festival of this size (we’re expecting 30+ booths this year!), it’s impossible to see and do it all. So here are a few hidden secrets about the Food and Wine Festival as you start your planning.
Epcot’s Food & Wine Festival attracts celebrated chefs from all over the country, and they bring their expertise, personal stories, and great food to Festival fans. [Read more…]
During our last visit to Epcot, we noticed quite a few changes and updates! A tasty treat has changed locations (Spoiler Alert: it’s the Cronut), some remnants of the 2019 International Flower & Garden Festival are still happily around, and World Showcase experienced quite a few menu updates and additions!
Let’s dive in!
Welcome to another What’s New from Walt Disney World’s Epcot! We’ll be strolling through Future World and World Showcase to give you a look at construction, merchandise, and FOOD! Grab your passport, and let’s stroll!
Construction at Epcot is visible before you even leave your car! [Read more…]
Epcot’s beloved nighttime spectacular, IllumiNations, is blasting off for the last time on September 30, 2019, and Disney Passholder publication the Mickey Monitor has released a peek at merchandise that commemorates the snuffing of the show’s final torch.
Merchandise includes this Raglan-style 3/4-length sleeve tee with a jubilant Figment, a stylized Reflections of Earth Globe, and text bidding “Farewell.” [Read more…]
Walt Disney World is regularly stepping up its food game, and that includes quick service (a/k/a fast food) in its parks and resorts. In fact, some quick service dining is so good, it rivals some of the better table service restaurants in the parks and resorts!
Disney dropped a ton of information about the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival 2019 this morning, and Disney Parks Blog released CONFIRMED information about some food booths and menu items!
Disney Parks Blog reports this year’s Festival will have 30 Global Marketplaces (a/k/a food booths)! [Read more…]
The Epcot Food and Wine Festival takes place from August 29 to November 23, 2019, and the Eat to the Beat concert series brings musical acts from all genres to the Festival every year. New acts like Grace Kelly, Sawyer Brown, and Kris Allen join returning favorites like Hanson, Plain White T’s, Sugar Ray, and Boys II Men!
We’re looking forward to our favorites from year’s past — and to seeing all the new acts bring a fun energy to the Festival for the very first time. [Read more…]