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D23 "Imagining Tomorrow, Today" Pavilion Teases Great Things To Come

D23 Expo has kicked off in Anaheim, California and even before the doors opened to fans exciting news about the future of Disney Parks and Resorts was revealed. A pavilion at Disney's ultimate fan convention entitled "Imagining Tomorrow, Today" shares a peek at what's in development at Disney Parks worldwide. Included in the preview are exhibits featuring new attractions in store for the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, and Disney's Hollywood Studios. Check it out.

Friday News Round-up September 21st, 2018

Have you stayed in the know with all things Disney this week? Don't worry if you didn't have a chance, we're here with the Friday news round-up to bring you up to date!

Limited Time Fun Coming To Walt Disney World In 2019

Disney just announced a whole slew of limited time offerings for 2019 that will keep guests in the party mood from January to September! We'll have more information coming for you about the exciting new events as Disney expands the details, but here's a peek at how Walt Disney World will be celebrating all year long in 2019.

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth Ending in the Second Half of 2019

Since October of 1999 Walt Disney World guests have enjoyed gathering each night on the shores of World Showcase Lagoon to watch the nightly spectacular IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth. Today Disney announced that the popular nighttime show will end its run at the close of the 2019 summer season.

Kick Off Your Incredible Summer With A Walt Disney World News Round-up

Welcome back to another great week! Need a Disney fix to get your Monday moving in the right direction? Recently #DisneyParksLIVE broadcast 'Sunrise at Epcot' and you can watch the replay any time you want. Once you've had your coffee and you're ready to go, read on for the latest news from Walt Disney World.

Springtime Walt Disney World News Round-up

There's been a lot going on down in Walt Disney World, as the Parks and Resorts get ready to greet the Spring Break crowds. Read on on to learn how the Disney crowd is kickin' it this Spring with new fun filled adventures, and old favorites that are standing strong.

Disney Gives Update for the New Disney Skyliner System

Disney announced the Disney Skyliner transportation system this past summer at the D23 Expo, and now we're getting more information about the systems and the Skyliner stations at Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios, and three resort hotels.

Disney News Round-up: Ale & Compass Restaurant Now Open, Minnie Van Updates, and More

Happy day before Thanksgiving! If you're traveling today, here's to short lines at the airport and no traffic jams! If you're at home, we hope you're enjoying a great day. In today's round-up we're talking about the brand new Ale & Compass Restaurant at Disney's Yacht Club Resort, a new addition to the Minnie Van rotation, and more.

2018 Epcot Festival of the Arts Runs January 12 through February 19

The 2018 Epcot Festival of the Arts is slated to run for 39 days from January 12 through February 19, 2018. The schedule for next year's Festival is a change from the inaugural event which only ran Fridays through Mondays. Next year just the Disney on Broadway performances are happening Friday through Monday each week.

Full List of Candlelight Processional Narrators Announced

The full list of narrators for this year's Candlelight Processional has been announced. Additions to the complete list include Disney Legend Kurt Russell, Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez, and the voice of Ariel, Jodi Benson.

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Epcot was one of Walt Disney's original visions. Originally standing for the Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow, it was actually intended to be much more of the basis for Walt Disney World than the Magic Kingdom. Eventually however his initial vision proved too grand to be carried out and it became the less expansive park that you see today.

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Mark Your Calendar For The 2021 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival

The Epcot International Food and Wine Festival has long been the subject of an annual pilgrimage for Disney Foodies. Well mark your calendars and start planning because the dates are out an this fan favorite special event is set to run from July 15 through November 29th at Walt Disney World Resort! Through the Summer and well into Fall guests will be able to indulge in flavors from around the globe.

Taste The Freshest Flavors Of Springs On The Garden Graze

Heading to the Taste of Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival with a hunger in your belly for the freshest food possible? Then be sure to grab a passport and head off on the Garden Graze Food Stroll to get a taste of the best this year has to offer.

Top Topiary From The 2021 Taste Of Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

The Walt Disney World horticulture team has long been known for their exquisite skills in the art of topiary. The 2021 Taste of Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival brings these 100 of these topiary creations to life throughout the Park. A a mainstay for the annual special events, I wanted to share with you a few of my favorite topiary from 2021.

DFB Guide to the 2021 EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival

The Taste of Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival is in full bloom at Walt Disney World. As usual our friends over at the Disney Food Blog have put together the essential guide to perfect your festival plans with a brand new e-book to celebrate. Introducing the DFB Guide to the 2021 EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival.

Egg-stravaganza Scavenger Hunt Returns On March 19th

If you have plans to be at the Walt Disney World Resort for the Easter Holiday you'll want to stop by Epcot and take part in the annual Egg-stravaganza Easter Egg Hunt! This special event takes place for a limited time between March 19th through April 4th, 2021 in the theme park.

The Soul of Jazz: An American Adventure Debuts At Epcot

I am a jazz fan, so when I heard about the new exhibit at Epcot "The Soul of Jazz: An American Adventure" I was over the moon. Jazz touches my soul and as a colorful, inspiring and constantly evolving genre of music it may just touch yours as well.

Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival Begins March 3, 2021

It's in the depths of winter that our mind tends to turn towards warmer climates, flowers in bloom, and bountiful flavors fresh from the garden. Disney fans know that the annual celebration of all that happen at Epcot where on March 3, 2021 the Taste of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival will begin.

New Prizes Make Festival Of The Arts Scavenger Hunt Even More Fun

Some of my favorite activities while strolling Epcot festivals are the scavenger hunts, and the Taste of Epcot International Festival of the Arts is no different. Figment's Brush with the Masters is a fun little game that guests of all ages can participate in as they help Figment learn more about art in a scavenger hunt around World Showcase. This year fun new artistically interactive prizes await those guests that complete the hunt.

Culinary Creations At The Taste of Epcot International Festival Of The Arts

Are you wondering what some of the most creative culinary creations are at the 2021 Taste of Epcot International Festival of the Arts? More than 15 Food Studios have been placed throughout the park that are offering imaginative, art-inspired foods and drinks from the Disney chefs. The festival is underway and proving its a fabulous way to kick off your new year. Take a look below at just a few of the artistic culinary offerings.

Guest Experiences Get Interactive At Epcot's Festival Of The Arts

Art is for everyone, and at the 2021 Taste of Epcot International Festival of the Arts guests have the opportunity to try their hands at interactive activities that inspire creativity. There are plenty of ways for everyone to express their artistic talents and style. While this year Disney has had to get a little more creative in order to offer social distancing, they have still been able to include some great experiences for guests to participate in.