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Top 9 Hidden Gems at Epcot

9 Hidden Gems At Epcot

I remember coming to Disney World as a kid and my parents not taking me to Epcot. I think they thought it was not going to be kid-friendly or have anything of interest to me, but that is wrong! Epcot gets this reputation because of events like the International Food and Wine Festival (running from mid-September to early-November every year) ...

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Epcot World Showcase Tour Series, Part 6: The American Adventure (5 Hidden Gems)

5 Hidden Gems

Welcome back, Disney Fanatics! We’ve finally reached the midway point on our journey around the World Showcase Lagoon, as we shift our focus to the beautiful American Pavilion. Commonly known as “The American Adventure,” this pavilion, in my opinion, is one of the most overlooked and underappreciated areas in Epcot, which is unfortunate, because it has so many wonderful, exciting, ...

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10 Things to Love About the World Showcase

World Showcase

If you’re one of the people who typically don’t spend much time enjoying and exploring Epcot’s World Showcase, you may want to reconsider how you spend your time on your next trip. The World Showcase is anything but “boring” (although kids might mistakenly label it as such) and definitely worth spending several hours in. Here are 10 things that we ...

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7 Things You Might Be Missing At EPCOT’s World Showcase

World Showcase

One of my favorite activities at Disney World is leisurely walking around the World Showcase. Country after country are mere yards apart, offering immersive experiences in each culture including entertainment, food and shopping among other things. You could easily spend an entire day in the World Showcase alone at Disney World, but if you don’t have quite that amount of ...

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20 Favorite Foods At EPCOT’s International Food and Wine Festival

EPCOT Food And Wine Festival 2014

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No, I’m not talking about the holidays; I’m referring to Epcot’s annual Food and Wine Festival! Foodies and fall lovers unite! This event makes Epcot one of the most desired locations as the weather begins its metamorphosis out of summer and into fall. Whether you’ve had the pleasure of attending this event ...

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EPCOT 101 – 8 Things You Need to Know

EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival

Did you know that EPCOT stands for Experimental Prototype Community Of Tomorrow? You can see Walt’s original idea for Epcot in the People Mover ride at Magic Kingdom. The focus of this park is all about life, invention, creativity, and culture. Being the second largest park at Disney World, Animal Kingdom being the first, Epcot has so much to offer. ...

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10 Amazing Facts About the Geodesic Sphere of Spaceship Earth

Space Ship Earth

The Geodesic Sphere of Spaceship Earth is Epcot’s super-recognizable centerpiece. It was an opening day attraction at Epcot, and the structure has been the symbol of Epcot ever since. Inside the iconic structure is an impressive trip back in time to explore the origins of human communication and its evolution over time. 10. It’s the Largest Free-Standing Sphere in the ...

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Food and Wine Festival 101: 5 Things You Need to Know!

EPCOT Food and Wine Festial

If you are ever fortunate enough to visit Walt Disney World between mid-September and mid-November, you must run, not walk, to Epcot. This is the location of the annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival, and is a seasonal event that should not be missed! The basic idea is this: there are food and beverage “kiosks” set up all around ...

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10 Fun Facts About Soarin’ That You May Not Know

Soarin'

Soarin’ is a hugely popular attraction located in The Land Pavilion at Epcot. Soarin’ simulates a flight over some of California’s most majestic land and seascapes. Guests of all ages love this gentle, unique ride. Here are 10 fun facts about Soarin’ that you may not know! 10. Soarin’ is Epcot’s Most Popular Attraction Wait times for Soarin’ often reach ...

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