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PHOTO REPORT: EPCOT 12/6/19 (New Chip and Dale Holiday Phone Case, New 2020 Pins, and More)

Hello from a chilly and blustery EPCOT! This is the first full week of Festival of the Holidays and we can feel the Christmas spirit in the air. Tag along and come see what all is new.

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Panels missing at Pin Central 12/2/19 3

We noticed some of the mesh panels around Pin Central have been removed.

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Demolition on Fountain View continues and with every piece that gets ripped down, a piece of our hearts is ripped out, too.

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We spotted this cute new Chip and Dale phone case that says “I’m nuts about the holidays!” It is just too adorable and would go perfectly with one of the new Spirit Jerseys. The case is available at MouseGear for $29.99.

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We also found this new line of 2020 pins celebrating a new decade and 20 years of pin trading!

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This palm tree by Pin Central has had a piece of its metal base grate removed and it has been replaced with wood.

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The dolphins in The Seas were enjoying a morning snack.

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The down escalator at The Seas was broken. Guests were directed to the stairs or the elevators.

Awesome Planet sign EPCOT The Land 1

Now that the Food & Wine Festival is over and From Bean to Bar has closed, the area that used to be Circle of Life: An Environmental Fable now has a curtain up and signage alerting us that “Awesome Planet” will be coming soon.

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Impressions de France 12/2 2

As we anxiously await the reopening of Impressions de France with its new Beauty and the Beast singalong, we checked in to see if a new sign had been put up. Alas, no such luck.

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We spotted a cheeky little Dale peeking down at us in France.

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The train village in Germany is sporting some cute little Festival of the Holidays signs in its town square.

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That’s all for today’s EPCOT roundup! Keep checking back with WDW News Today for peeks into daily life in the parks.