Tag Archives: Epcot

Ellen DeGeneres Says ‘I Want My Robot Back!’


Yesterday on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Ellen herself addressed the closing of Ellen’s Energy Adventure, which was an educational attraction about where energy comes from. The attraction was located in Epcot at Walt Disney World. Ellen’s Energy Adventure featured an audio-animatronic of herself, and now Ellen is calling out Disney asking them to give her the […]


Two Walt Disney World Watercraft Routes Close to Make Repairs


Two different watercraft routes at Walt Disney World are closed beginning today to make repairs following Hurricane Irma. The first is the Crescent Lake route of the Friendship Boats. This route transports guests back and forth from Epcot to Hollywood Studios, stopping at Disney’s Boardwalk Inn Resort, Disney’s Yacht Club and Disney’s Beach Club Resorts, […]


Celebrate Fiestas Patrias on Sept. 16 at the Mexico Pavilion in Epcot


Hispanic Heritage Month takes place from September 15 – October 15 and the Mexico Pavilion in Epcot is kicking it off by having their Fiestas Patrias celebrating Mexican Independence this Saturday, September 16, 2017. Guests and their families who are vacationing at Walt Disney World this weekend will be able to join Cast Members at […]


Walt Disney World Theme Parks Closed September 10th and 11th Due To Hurricane Irma


Walt Disney World theme parks, Disney Springs, ESPN Wide World of Sports and the two Water Parks will be closed on Sunday and Monday, the 10th and 11th of September, and will reopen on Tuesday the 12th due to Hurricane Irma. This isn’t the first time that Walt Disney World has had to close due to […]


The Epcot International Festival of the Holidays Begins November 19


Epcot’s popular celebration Holidays Around the World is being reimagined into the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays. There aren’t a lot of details in what this change to the name means for the festival itself, but what we do know is that this year there will be 15 Holiday Marketplaces, new and returning entertainment […]


Highlights of the 2017 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival


Ready or not, the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is back! That’s right, the tremendously popular festival started today August 31, 2017! The festival runs until November 13, 2017, which makes this event a record 75 days long! If you’ve never experienced the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, it’s an annual tradition that allows […]


New and Returning Musical Acts Planned for Epcot International Food and Wine Festival


The 22nd Epcot International Food & Wine Festival kicks off in just two days and the lineup of live entertainment has just been announced. In addition to the “Eat to the Beat” Concert Series, guests can look forward to performers throughout World Showcase to include some new acts and returning favorites too. Suroît – New to […]


The Disorganization of Disney’s Hollywood Studios


It seems that the more we hear about pending plans for Disney’s Hollywood Studios, the more questions come to the surface. There’s going to be new lands, new attractions, new dining, and new immersive experiences. Guests are expected to flock to the park by the thousands. Still, though, I can’t help myself but wondering: how […]


Construction Causing Temporary Closures Across Walt Disney World


There are multiple construction projects going on at Walt Disney World, and these projects are causing temporary closures to attractions and restaurants. In the Magic Kingdom on August 31, Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid will close at 7 p.m. for scheduled maintenance. The attraction is expected to reopen September 1. Over […]


Two New Celebrity Narrators Announced for the 2017 Candlelight Processional


It’s hard to imagine talking about the Holiday Season in August, but we have some news to share about the upcoming Candlelight Processional that takes place in the America Gardens Theatre at Epcot. Matt Bomer (White Collar, The Last Tycoon) and Star Wars fan favorite Warwick Davis, who played Wicket the Ewok in Star Wars […]