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4 Walt Disney World Lands That Need a Signature Dining Restaurant

The recent announcement of a new signature dining restaurant coming to the Japan pavilion in Epcot came as a pleasant surprise to me — probably because I never expected Japan would get ANOTHER restaurant. One of the best food destinations in Disney World, Japan already has amazing restaurants like Katsura Grill, Tokyo Dining and Teppan […]

Disney Files Over 30 Permits for Epcot Construction Project, Additional Work

The Walt Disney Resort filed a total of 33 permits with the county today which named Buena Vista Construction Company as the contractor, 27 of those all relating to addresses located on Epcot’s Avenue of the Stars. Avenue of the Stars is Epcot’s perimeter road, which wraps around the park and provides access to the […]

Location Confirmed for Upcoming Space-Themed Restaurant at Epcot

Yesterday, we published a Vox Populi article which shared thoughts on the future of the old Wonders of Life building that has previously been used as the Festival Center during Epcot’s special events throughout the year. There has been some speculation that the building would become the new space-themed restaurant coming to Epcot, but Disney […]

Vox Populi: Could the Festival Center Become a Space-Themed Restaurant?

An interesting discussion regarding the future plans for the Festival Center in Epcot is taking place over at DISboards.com and I thought I’d share some of the comments and ask you guys to share your thoughts here. The buzz on the thread is that the location in Future World could eventually be turned into the space-themed restaurant […]

Disney Shares Behind-The-Scenes Look at Upcoming ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Attraction

Construction on the upcoming ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’-themed roller coaster is well underway. In fact, “960 trucks’ worth of concrete was poured to create the foundation of what will soon take shape as Epcot’s mammoth ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’-themed attraction.” A brand new structure is in the process of being built next to the existing […]

BREAKING: Circle of Life in The Land at Epcot to Close For Good Feb. 3

After more than 20 years of sharing a message of conservation with Epcot guests, the Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable in The Land will have its final viewing on February 3, 2018. Soon after, the Disney Performing Arts group will be welcomed into that space to host student workshops and performances beginning February 9, […]

The SpectacuLAB Interactive Show Will Debut at Epcot Next Month

UPDATE: 11/10/17: The SpectacuLAB will officially open on November 13 at Innoventions East! The show schedule is as follows: 10:30 a.m., 11:45 a.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:15 p.m., and 4:30 p.m. * * * * * * * * Innoventions in Future World at Epcot has been a great place for guests to explore their imagination, […]

Disney Rumor Round Up September 2017

Welcome to another edition of Disney Rumor Round Up! You can check out the July Pre-D23 installment here. This installment will cover several of the rumors discussed before D23 and what rumors still remain. Magic Kingdom Disney officially announced the Tron Lightcycle coaster from Disneyland Shanghai. The coaster will go next to Space Mountain and behind […]

Say Farewell to Ellen’s Energy Adventure With Limited Edition Commemorative Merchandise

As the date quickly approaches of the permanent closure of Ellen’s Energy Adventure in Epcot, Disney has released some limited edition merchandise to remember this attraction! Ellen’s Energy Adventure will go extinct on August 13, 2017, to make way for the new Guardian’s of the Galaxy attraction that was announced at the 2017 D23 Expo. […]

Blue Sky Concept Artwork for Future World Lacks Innoventions, MouseGear, and Starbucks

This past weekend at the D23 Expo there was so much exciting information coming out of the Parks and Resorts panel that many overlooked the “blue sky” concept artwork Disney released for Future World in Epcot. Not only was the area completely revamped with a substantial amount of new fountains, greenery, and new buildings, but […]