IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth Pyrotechnic Barges from EPCOT Now Up for Auction

If you’ve ever wanted to own a part of a Disney firework show, now’s your chance. The pyrotechnic barges used for the perimeter fireworks for IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth are currently being auctioned off.

According to Twitter user @Traincrossin, the Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers are auctioning off the midi barges used for the perimeter pyrotechnics for EPCOT’s nighttime spectacular.

credit: ritchie bros. auctioneers

Lots #6244 through #6247, the 12 Ft x 12 Ft pontoon marine equipment, used to be responsible for creating magic in the sky. Now, it rests in the auction yard, awaiting to be purchased.

credit: ritchie bros. auctioneers
credit: ritchie bros. auctioneers

The auction will be held online with a timed bidding system. Although there’s no auction date listed yet, you can be added to a watchlist and be alerted when the item will be available to bid on.

credit: ritchie bros. auctioneers
credit: ritchie bros. auctioneers

The barges have been through a lot over the years, but still deserve to go to a good home! If you have the money and the space, you may consider bidding in order to secure your own piece of the retired nighttime firework show.

If you miss Illuminations: Reflections of Earth just as much as we do, you can watch the last-ever showing of it here. We’ll go on…

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Nick Esposito
Nick Esposito
3 months ago

It says “Sold,” at $750.

Tom Bargeless
Tom Bargeless
3 months ago

Does it need to be said? WDWNT The Barge

Captain Stubing
Captain Stubing
3 months ago
Reply to  Tom Bargeless

Oh wait – Pete’s Party Barge!!!

Vans R’Us
Vans R’Us
3 months ago
Reply to  Tom Bargeless

Nick’s Van would fit on it. Just imagine you’re waiting at the International Gateway and who pulls up to the dock but Captain Nick in a little captains hat. “Hey you want a ride all the way to Hollywood Studios? I’ve got Van Candy!!! Hop on in.”