Drunk Guest Assaults Cast Member at EPCOT & More: Daily Recap (6/17/24)

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CommuniCore Hall. Days after the transformation of EPCOT was dubbed complete, lighting malfunctions are present throughout World Celebration Gardens. Disney’s Animal Kingdom For a limited time, performances of “Festival of…

Multiple Lighting Effects Broken in World Celebration Gardens at EPCOT

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…the illuminated areas. Illumination wasn’t the only issue we noticed with the floor lighting. Near the newly opened CommuniCore Hall, we noticed a trip hazard. Where the floor lights are…

New EPCOT Guidemap Debuts Following Years-Long Reimagining

A hand holding the New EPCOT Guidemap against a blue sky background with flags and people in the distance. The guidemap features the word "EPCOT" and an image of a nighttime scene with fireworks, highlighting new attractions like the Test Track Reimagining.

…Lagoon. This image replaces the previous guidemap cover displaying Figment as guests would encounter him at his meet and greet in the Imagination! Pavilion. The park’s map now displays CommuniCore

New EPCOT Park Entrance Sign Installed

A sign with the word "EPCOT" and a directional arrow indicates the park entrance, surrounded by greenery and trees in the background.

…color matches that of World Celebration, the EPCOT neighborhood that guests enter at the front of the park. EPCOT has just completed its multi-year reimagining with the opening of CommuniCore

Disney Helicopter Spotted Filming Above Magic Kingdom and EPCOT

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…reportedly flying over EPCOT before sunrise on Thursday morning. CommuniCore Hall and Plaza opened on June 10 and Disney could have been getting new footage of the park at night…

Magic Kingdom Guest Refills Water Bottle with Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Water Feature & More: Daily Recap (6/11/24)

A collage featuring the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train sign, theme park attractions, performances, and various themed merchandise—including shirts with different designs—creates a vibrant daily recap of your magical adventure.

…is now complete, and we’re taking a look back at every project that did and didn’t come to fruition. CommuniCore Plaza at EPCOT hosts the live band La Calle in…

EPCOT Reimagining Finally Complete — What Projects Did and Didn’t Happen

A collage of four theme park scenes: a colorful night-lit garden, an ancient Egyptian-themed ride, an illuminated aerial view of a park at night, and a charming street with European architecture—imagine Epcot in a delightful reimagining.

…Spaceship Earth “Spectacles of Light.” CommuniCore Hall & Plaza On June 10, 2024, the EPCOT reimagining was officially complete when CommuniCore Hall and Plaza opened. Named after the original EPCOT…

PHOTOS, VIDEO: La Calle Band Performs in CommuniCore Plaza at EPCOT

La Calle Band performs on a decorated outdoor stage with colorful banners at EPCOT's CommuniCore Plaza. A female dancer engages with the audience in the foreground, while onlookers, including a person with mouse ears, watch.

…above the stage between performances. They aren’t currently listed in My Disney Experience, although CommuniCore Hall and Plaza are. Watch part of a La Calle performance below. CommuniCore Hall and…

Country Bear Musical Jamboree Opening Date Announced & More: Daily Recap (6/10/24)

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…updated to include CommuniCore Hall and Plaza, which have now opened to guests. With the opening of CommuniCore Hall and Plaza, showtimes have been released for a new limited-time show,…

PHOTOS: CommuniCore Hall and Plaza Illuminated at Night in EPCOT

The image shows the exterior of CommuniCore Hall at night, beautifully illuminated with colorful triangular lights. A few people are seen near the entrance, adding a sense of bustling activity.

CommuniCore Hall and Plaza are now open in World Celebration at EPCOT. The venue lights up at night just like the World Celebration Gardens. CommuniCore Hall & Plaza at Nighttime…

New EPCOT Directional Signs Installed With CommuniCore Opening

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With the opening of CommuniCore Hall and Plaza at EPCOT, new directional signs have been revealed around the building. New EPCOT Directional Signs The standing signs match other new directional…

PHOTOS: First Look at CommuniCore Plaza Now Open in EPCOT

CommuniCore Plaza stage with colorful flags and column wraps inspired by "Encanto"

CommuniCore Plaza is now open at EPCOT. The new flexible outdoor space is home to the limited-time “¡Celebración Encanto!” and will host other live entertainment in the future. CommuniCore Plaza…

REVIEW: ‘Encanto’-Inspired Arepas, Coconut Tres Leches, and Passion Fruit Drinks at CommuniCore in EPCOT

Three images showcase a small arepa on a white plate, a hand holding a yellow beverage with a lime slice, and a tres leches nestled in a black bowl. The background features lush green foliage.

…Isla Fresca menu items available during the EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival. ‘Encanto’-Inspired Festival Favorites Festival Favorites is located on the side of CommuniCore Hall, next to CommuniCore Plaza….

New ‘Encanto’-Themed Food & Beverages at CommuniCore Plaza in EPCOT

Two dishes on separate plates: the left features a sandwich with a golden brown crust and creamy filling, and the right shows a dessert topped with whipped cream and toasted coconut on a blue plate.

CommuniCore Hall and Plaza are now open at EPCOT and include a Festival Favorites quick-service booth serving “Encanto”-themed menu items. Festival Favorites Festival Favorites is the name of an old…

Showtimes Released for ¡Celebración Encanto! at CommuniCore Plaza in EPCOT

The outdoor stage, adorned with colorful banners and props, features a prominent sign reading "¡Celebración Encanto!" Musical instruments are set up, ready for a lively performance. Trees create a natural backdrop while people excitedly gather around the celebration.

June 10 marks the opening of CommuniCore Hall and Plaza at EPCOT, including a new limited-time show: ¡Celebración Encanto! Featuring trivia, sing-alongs, and appearances from Mirabel and Bruno, the show…

EPCOT Map Updated to Include CommuniCore Hall & Plaza

Aerial view of a park labeled "World Celebration," showing various paths, gardens, water features, and large buildings.

The digital EPCOT map has been updated to include CommuniCore Hall and Plaza, which are now open. The paper guidemaps inside the park were not updated at this time. However,…