EPCOT Archive

Shanghai Review: 2018 Epcot Holidays Festival

The Shanghai booth at this year’s Epcot International Festival of the Holidays is located in World Showcase’s China pavilion. In this review, we’ll share photos of every snack and dessert item on the menu, and offer our food reviews & tasting notes. Perhaps it’s because Chinese food is fairly ubiquitous in the real world, but we

Bavaria Review: 2018 Epcot Holidays Festival

Our next stop at the 2018 Epcot International Festival of the Holidays is Bavaria, which is located next to the Germany pavilion in World Showcase. In this review, we’ll share photos of every snack and dessert item on the menu, and offer our food reviews & tasting notes. The Bavaria Holiday Kitchen was our second

Tuscany Review: 2018 Epcot Holidays Festival

We’re kicking off our in-depth coverage of Epcot’s Festival of the Holidays with Tuscany, a sly rebranding of the Italy booth from Food & Wine, which ended only a week ago. In this post, we’ll share ‘real world’ photos of every food and dessert on the menu, and offer our reviews & tasting notes. Curiously,

New Epcot Fireworks Announced for 2019 & 2020

We finally have new details about the new fireworks shows (plural) slated for Epcot in 2019 and 2020 following the previous announcement that IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth will be retired at the end of Summer 2019. Today at the Destination D event, Disney Parks Chairman Bob Chapek announced the details for how these new nighttime spectaculars would fit into

Holiday Storytellers at Epcot Tips

The Storytellers sharing traditions of Christmas and other holidays around the world are one of our favorite pieces of entertainment at Walt Disney World. This post covers our tips & review of the entertainment offerings in Epcot’s World Showcase. (Last updated November 26, 2018.) In terms of entertainment during the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays,

Epcot Construction Update: October 2018

Epcot is up next for our October 2018 Walt Disney World updates. We’ll cover construction progress on the Guardians of the Galaxy coaster and Ratatouille trackless dark ride, plus a few other random stops in World Showcase and Future World. Arriving via monorail, the first thing you’re going to notice–even before Spaceship Earth–is the Guardians