DisneyMagicMoments: Behind the Camera – Spaceship Earth Lights Up the Night at EPCOT for the First Time

From Disney Parks Blog Prior to the grand opening of EPCOT back in 1982, I was patiently waiting to see Spaceship Earth at night. We all knew even then what an iconic symbol that massive geosphere would be for Walt Disney World Resort, but I wanted to see it for myself.  It did not disappoint. I took this … Continue reading DisneyMagicMoments: Behind the Camera – Spaceship Earth Lights Up the Night at EPCOT for the First Time

DisneyMagicMoments: Celebrate Memorial Day with the Voices of Liberty from EPCOT

From Disney Parks Blog Normally on Memorial Day, the Voices of Liberty would be performing patriotic songs for guests at The American Adventure in EPCOT. But as we know all too well, this Memorial Day is far from “normal.” Undeterred, the Voices of Liberty use their #VoicesFromHome today to share their American spirit and Disney magic … Continue reading DisneyMagicMoments: Celebrate Memorial Day with the Voices of Liberty from EPCOT

DisneyMagicMoments: Mariachi Cobre from EPCOT Bring Their Vibrant #VoicesFromHome to Yours with ‘Remember Me’ from Disney and Pixar’s ‘Coco’

From Disney Parks Blog Known for their vibrant and warm performances at the Mexico pavilion in EPCOT, Mariachi Cobre are using their #VoicesFromHome to bring a little Disney magic and music into your home. We are honored to share with you and your familia Mariachi Cobre’s special performance of “Remember Me” from Disney and Pixar’s “Coco.”  Be sure to keep … Continue reading DisneyMagicMoments: Mariachi Cobre from EPCOT Bring Their Vibrant #VoicesFromHome to Yours with ‘Remember Me’ from Disney and Pixar’s ‘Coco’

DisneyMagicMoments: Mariachi Cobre from EPCOT Bring Their Vibrant #VoicesFromHome to Your Home

From Disney Parks Blog Known for their vibrant and warm performances at the Mexico pavilion in EPCOT, Mariachi Cobre are using their #VoicesFromHome to bring a little Disney magic and music to your home. We are honored to share with you and your familiaMariachi Cobre’s special performance of the Mexican classic, “Cielito Lindo.” Be sure to keep … Continue reading DisneyMagicMoments: Mariachi Cobre from EPCOT Bring Their Vibrant #VoicesFromHome to Your Home

Behind the Camera: EPCOT Prepares for Its Grand Opening in 1982

From Disney Parks Blog Editor’s Note: This is the first installment of a new series here on the Disney Parks Blog where Disney photographers share the stories behind some of their favorite pictures. I started my career as a Disney photographer in April of 1982, six months before the grand opening of EPCOT at Walt Disney World Resort. … Continue reading Behind the Camera: EPCOT Prepares for Its Grand Opening in 1982

Epcot Performers Pulled

World Showcase performers took to social media to announce their departure from Walt Disney World. We are unsure at this time if this is a permanent change or if it’s only temporary due to the park closure. We’ll keep you posted as we hear more!

Three #FreshEpcot Disney Gift Card Designs? It’s Meant to Bee!

From Disney Parks Blog I am positively buzzing with excitement for the start of the EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival!  I love seeing the World Showcase and Future World blanketed in beautiful floral arrangements and posing with “botanical busts” of some of my favorite Disney characters. There’s just something refreshing about a being surrounded by … Continue reading Three #FreshEpcot Disney Gift Card Designs? It’s Meant to Bee!

DisneyFamilia: Mariachi Cobre Presents…The Story of Coco Returns for EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival!

From Disney Parks Blog Fans of Disney and Pixar’s “Coco” rejoice! The tender story and vibrant music of one of my favorite movies returned to EPCOT as part of the entertainment offerings of EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival. Mariachi Cobre Presents…the Story of Coco is presented at the Mexico pavilion courtesy of course of the incomparable Mariachi Cobre. The … Continue reading DisneyFamilia: Mariachi Cobre Presents…The Story of Coco Returns for EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival!

The Reimagining of Spaceship Earth at EPCOT Begins May 26

When this was announced at D23, I was excited. Now that Disney Parks Blog announced a date, I’m not sure I’m ready! What do you think about the changes? Spaceship Earth is more than just the physical icon of EPCOT – it’s a symbol of how the park continues to evolve. The attraction is a crucial piece of … Continue reading The Reimagining of Spaceship Earth at EPCOT Begins May 26