PHOTOS: Work Continues on EPCOT’s New Play Pavilion, More Land Cleared

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As part of the transformation of EPCOT, the park will be broken down into four new “neighborhoods”. Inside World Discovery, you will find the new Play Pavilion with new interactive experiences full of character. We got a look at some of the concept art during D23, as well as an idea of what’s coming to … Read more

Future World East Restrooms to Close Today for Extensive Refurbishment at EPCOT

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As the reimagining of EPCOT continues, we must suffer some inconveniences for our future benefit. As such, in order to accommodate work in and around them, the Future World East restrooms will be closing starting Monday, November 11th through early 2020. To be clear, these are the restrooms closest to Test Track, Mission: SPACE, and … Read more

PHOTOS: Additional Extended Queues Revealed for Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure and Crêperie de Paris at EPCOT

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Queues, queues, everywhere queues. On our last update on Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure, we discovered a new steel frame that we theorized would be the extended queue for the attraction. However, today we noticed what seems to be yet another additional extended queue. Upon further inspection, it seems this new black steel structure off to the … Read more

PHOTO REPORT: EPCOT 10/31/19 (New Tram Loop, Holiday Ears, Construction Updates, and More)

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Welcome to another beautiful day at EPCOT. The birds are chirping, the sun is shining, and the smell of fertilizer is in the air. We followed our noses to discover the smell was coming from the landscaping around the new tram loop. The new tramp loop and security screening area at EPCOT has opened, almost … Read more

PHOTOS: New Concrete Frames Installed at Moana Journey of Water Walkthrough Site in EPCOT

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Work is underway on yet another new attraction at EPCOT. Initial progress on the Journey of Water walkthrough maze, which was announced earlier this year at the D23 Expo caught our eye today. The upcoming attraction will be based off Disney’s 2016 film, Moana, and will feature interactive water elements. We first noticed construction walls go up … Read more

PHOTOS: Secondary Security Screening from Monorail to be Eliminated at EPCOT, Latest Progress on New Park Arrival Experience

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In preparation for Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary, the resort is going through some much-needed improvements and all park entrances are undergoing extensive updates. EPCOT is going through its own re-imagining, and we’re all taking it one step at a time! Let’s check out the upgrades happening to the EPCOT tram loop since our last trip. … Read more

PHOTOS: New Concrete Forms in Place for Reimagined World Celebration Entrance Gardens at EPCOT

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Welcome to Epcot. At least, I think it’s Epcot. Things have been looking a bit different around here lately with so many changes happening around the park. Thankfully, there’s a bright and colorful sign on the construction walls at the entrance to assure you that you are, in fact, at EPCOT. We’re more interested in … Read more

PHOTOS: Space 220 Restaurant Takes Shape as Construction Continues at EPCOT

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Welcome to the future of Epcot, where you can dine in space, with views of Earth from 220 miles away. We got more details on the Space 220 restaurant during the Parks Panel at D23, including the official name and logo, as well as a glimpse at some of the concept art. The new restaurant … Read more

PHOTO REPORT: EPCOT 10/14/19 (Holiday Crowds, New Novelty Socks, Construction Updates, Maple Syrup, and More!)

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It’s another beautiful day here at EPCOT! It’s a busy holiday weekend, and the crowds have been growing steadily all morning. Let’s take a look at what’s happening around the park today. A little look from above. First thing we encountered were Cast Members telling guests that Test Track was down and would be closed … Read more

PHOTOS: Land Clearing Now Underway at EPCOT’s New Play Pavilion, Former Wonders of Life

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If you’ve had a chance to see the Epcot Experience movie, then you might have some idea of the many changes that are going to take place during this transformation at Epcot. Big changes are coming to the old Wonders of Life Pavilion as it takes on a whole new look and concept. Previously at … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Tour the Camera Center on its Last Day at Epcot

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The Camera Center at Epcot has closed its doors, and will remain closed for a few months as part of all the changes taking place at the front of the park. Before they closed, we decided to take one last look around the store. We know it will look quite different when it reopens, so take … Read more

PHOTO REPORT: Epcot 9/30/19 (More Epcot Closures, New PhotoPass Location, and More!)

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Good morning from Epcot! Today marks the day for a few Epcot closures, but also paves the way for some exciting possibilities. If you’re ready to go explore a little with us, then off we go! Our first stop, Camera Center. Last night was the final time guests could visit the Camera Center over by … Read more

PHOTOS: Demolition Equipment Spotted Outside of Innoventions West at Epcot

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Construction at Epcot appears to be making progress. Demolition equipment has been spotted in front of Innoventions West. It’s been less than a month since construction walls have been erected, but renovations at Walt Disney World tend to move quickly. Demolition will soon begin on Club Cool, Fountain View, and more as the area is … Read more

PHOTOS: Construction Walls, Fencing Now Up Around Entire Perimeter of Former Wonders of Life and Universe of Energy at Epcot

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As if Epcot didn’t have enough construction walls up as it is, a few more went up overnight, enveloping virtually half of what remains of Future World East––or as it will be known after Epcot’s “neighborhood” concept reimagining, World Discovery. Whereas you could previously walk up to the outer entrance ramps of the old Wonders … Read more

PHOTOS: New Epcot Experience Center Logo Mural Gets Repainted, Additional Designs Added to The Odyssey Pavilion Facade at Epcot

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Hello again from Epcot! We stopped by today to check up on The Odyssey Pavilion and the progress being made on its exterior. Let’s take a closer look. In our last Odyssey update, we looked at the logo mural being painted on the side of the building near Test Track. You can see what this looked … Read more

PHOTO REPORT: Epcot 9/23/19 (Construction Walls, Pumpkin Spice Macaron Ice Cream Sandwiches, Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure Sign, and More!)

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Welcome to Epcot, where “Every Person Comes Out Tired” after navigating a labyrinth of construction walls after drinking around the world. We’re going to have to get used to all the changes around here. Let’s start our journey by taking a look at some of the walls around the front of the park. As soon … Read more