PHOTO REPORT: EPCOT 12/19/2022 (The American Adventure Reopening Delayed, Holiday Decorations Added at The Seas Pavilion, New Mexico Pavilion Merchandise Collection, & More)

Happy Holidays and welcome to EPCOT! We’re soaking in this sunny, and slightly chilly, Florida day. Join us around the neighborhoods of EPCOT while we find new merchandise, see returning holiday decorations, and more. Let’s get started!

BCA01AAA 9E03 430D 9B56 00B462BD9B96

It’s a beautiful day here in Central Florida! Only a high of 72 degrees, and that means it’s the perfect Florida holiday weather.

766E8352 E11B 41D1 A294 AD2DEC392CC8

Grab your last-minute gifts while you can. Annual Passholders can still receive 30% off merchandise through December 23rd.


These sea creatures are getting festive. Holiday decorations have been added to a few tanks at The Nursery inside The Seas Pavilion.


Being that it’s the second night of Hanukkah, we found two pieces of coral in the menorah so far.

0DE71BE8 B4AB 4F71 A931 DD32EF77C5DE

We spotted a hidden Mickey today while doing our loop. Do you know where you can see this one?

DF70AE50 A315 4AB1 AD14 DCDFF7FAAE33

Spring hasn’t sprung quite yet but, new baby ducklings are swimming around World Nature.

B4C98B03 51F6 41A1 A2D2 8B5A65DC492A

Holy crowds! This was the line to get into the Mexico Pavilion. It reached the entrance to Donald’s meet and greet location.

Inside Plaza de los Amigos, we found a brand-new merchandise collection dedicated to the Mexico Pavilion.

This collection features Minnie Mouse. It has a matching adult and child shirt, seen above, a shot glass, ornament, Tervis tumbler, and more.

Recently, we found the matching Papel Picado Ear Headband at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

A8DD8E78 6E55 4A2C A768 5210D710D0F4

Over in The Fjording at the Norway Pavilion, we found a new, heavy, and shiny snowflake ornament.

78FF96B8 6FA2 453C 9A06 616D05EA92AA

Volkskunst Clocks and Crafts reopened just a few weeks ago, and it’s home to the “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” merchandise. Today, we found a new Grumpy nutcraker. How adorable is he? His lantern also lights up.

51EC3FE5 88B7 492B BA03 CEE388C9240E

Joffrey’s has debuted a new cold beverage cup that celebrates the 50th Anniversary. The thick blue background has been ousted. Maybe they didn’t want to pay for the printing costs?

4F496F38 0068 4999 8970 5CC887056C70

The American Adventure has delayed reopening once again. A source has told us it will reopen on December 23, so keep an eye on the website to find out more.

B09A3E99 86FC 4044 80B4 25134456C368

It looks like the signage is getting replaced or redone.

B640A6CE 719D 4808 85F6 F85223A4C0AD

The American Adventure gingerbread houses can fill the void while The American Adventure continues its refurbishment.

F672BADB 3B5C 4A8C B64C BDE66B59EC08

Hanukkah Sameach, or Happy Hanukkah, to all those who celebrate! Tonight, is the second night of Hanukkah.

D353AC86 9B6D 4B8E 9AD2 FAB8F7F8DC2D

We took a short walk over to Disney’s Boardwalk to check in on the soon to be Cake Bake Shop. Demolition has begun.

9AAEF734 2A92 43BA 9894 81A84A51CC41
E283EA30 79CD 45DD AC7F DA11501E275B

We will part ways here. Thank you for joining us today, and we’ll see you real soon!

For the latest Disney Parks news and info, follow WDW News Today on TwitterFacebook, and Instagram.

1 thought on “PHOTO REPORT: EPCOT 12/19/2022 (The American Adventure Reopening Delayed, Holiday Decorations Added at The Seas Pavilion, New Mexico Pavilion Merchandise Collection, & More)”

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.