EPCOT 12

PHOTO REPORT: EPCOT 12/21/19 (New Art of Disney Store, More New Concrete in the France Pavilion, A Story from La Befana, and More)

Good morning from the beautiful EPCOT park! It’s sunny and unseasonably warm for December, and we just can’t wait to see what’s new in the park today!

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EPCOT Art of Disney closed 12/16/19

The first thing we noticed is that the old location for The Art of Disney has closed.

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The new location also opened at the American Adventure pavilion in the World Showcase. Read all about the opening here.

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Pin Central 12/16/19

Since Pin Central moved its stock to the new Camera Center, it is now filled with t-shirts, hats and ears.

Space 220 12/16/19

Over at Space 220 Restaurant, one of the exterior walls of the building is getting permanent concrete added.

Innoventions 12/16/19 1

Seeing Innoventions all torn up like this is so sad.

Innoventions 12/16/19 2

Festival of the Holidays coin machine sold out 12/16/19 1

The Festival of the Holidays collectible coin machine is currently sold out of Mickey and Chip and Dale coins.

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EPCOT temporary Starbucks 12/16/19

Over by the World Showcase Promenade, the Starbucks is still being worked on, but the new restrooms have opened!

New Les Halles France pavilion concrete 12/16/19 1

Over in front of Les Halles Boulangerie & Patisserie, we spotted even more new concrete added to the walkway.

New Les Halles France pavilion concrete 12/16/19 2

Fish and chips boat and cup UK pavilion 12/16/19 1

At the Sportsman’s Shoppe in the UK, we found this new set of a fish and chips basket and cup. They’re made of a reusable, machine-washable plastic printed to look like newspaper!

Fish and chips boat and cup UK pavilion 12/16/19 2

The boat is $12.99 and the cup is $9.99.

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La Befana 12/16/19

In Italy, we listened to La Befana tell us all about Italian Christmas traditions. She even threatened to leave coal for a few kids misbehaving during her story.

Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind 12/16/19 1

Concrete walkways for Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind are also taking shape. We seriously can’t wait to ride this coaster.

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That’s all for our trip around the world today! Check back with WDW News Today for more updates on all your favorite Disney theme parks.