As the D23 Expo kicks off Disney has announced that a new attraction will be coming to Epcot in Walt Disney World as part of the park’s refresh. Moana will be getting her first Disney Parks attraction in the park! Details of Journey of Water, Inspired by “Moana.” are sparse but Disney has provided a few details on what to expect.
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With all the changes that are coming to Epcot at Walt Disney World in Florida, it was widely expected that the current logo for the park would see a refresh. As part of the kick off of the D-23 Expo in Anaheim California, Disney announced that Epcot will indeed be getting an updated logo.
The current entrance of EPCOT is set to be completely transformed soon! The Leave A Legacy blocks will be taken out and replaced with planters and more open space. There is no word on whether these blocks will be moved to another section of the park or discarded.
The construction of the newest transportation option for Walt Disney World guests is going strong. The Skyliner will give guests staying at Disney’s Art of Animation, Pop Century, Caribbean Beach or Riviera resorts with a unique way to get to Disney’s Hollywood Studios or Epcot. Disney has released a video with some highlights of the incoming Skyliner service. You can check out the video below.
It seems like we’re reporting on hurricane’s more and more as the years go on! Last year, Disney World was hit by Hurricane Matthew, this year it looks like Hurricane Irma will be impacting the Walt Disney World area. As of Thursday morning this is one of the largest hurricanes in recorded history. It is also one of the most powerful ever in the Atlantic. The “cone of uncertainty” currently shows the entire state of Florida in the hurricane’s path. Hit the jump for more details, we’ll also keep this post updated as more information comes in.
Two new major attractions, Guardians of the Galaxy and Ratatouille, have been announced for Epcot. These were rumored to be coming and were officially announced during Disney’s Parks and Resorts panel at D23. Guardians of the Galaxy will be in Future World, while Ratatouille will be in the France pavilion.
There is one drink that is infamous at Epcot. It’s something that everyone reluctantly tries, or they trick others into trying! Even though I’ve always stopped in Club Cool while visiting Epcot in Walt Disney World, I’ve actually never tasted Beverly. Well, I decided to change that and to take you all along with me. Check out the video of me trying all the flavors of soda at Club Cool after the jump.
The inaugural Epcot International Festival of the Arts is now running Fridays through Mondays until February 20th. I would classify this as a mini Food and Wine Festival. The festival definitely looks interesting and I’d love to try some of the new food! Hit the jump for more details on what you can expect during your trip to Epcot.
Disney World vacations are most often thought of as family experiences that create memories to last a lifetime. Going to Disney World alone is not something that most people would think of or even consider. I’ve gone to Disney parks with both friends and family in the past, but had never been alone. This last October I decided to try out the parks on a “quick” solo trip of four days. Did the experience live up to my past trips and will I be repeating a solo trip to Disney parks in the future? Hit the jump for my experiences and how to make the most out of your solo trip.
How many times have you walked up to the entrance of one of the four Walt Disney World parks, scope out all the MagicBand turnstiles trying to pick out the fastest line only to get stuck behind someone with a MagicBand issue or confusion on the entrance process. Well, Walt Disney World Passholders will not have to worry about this for the upcoming busy holiday period! Disney has announced that passholders will be getting their own entrance at each of the parks! More details after the jump.