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Epcot at Walt Disney World

Categories: Attraction, Tourist attraction, Theme parks

Payment options: Credit cards accepted

Alcohol: Full bar

Parking: Lot

Admission: $97-$114 ,$91-$108 ages 3-9 (price based by season).

Walt Disney’s original plan for Epcot was based on his idea to build a Utopian city: the Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow. They kept the acronym, but the vision was never fully realized. Today, EPCOT incorporates that innovative spirit with things like the kid-friendly Innoventions pavilions and the Living with the Land ride — you can’t spend much time at this park without learning a thing or two. The park’s signature giant silver sphere? There’s a ride in there, Spaceship Earth, that takes you on an informative journey through civilization. Make time for it, it’s a classic. 

The other half of the park is the World Showcase, home to the culture and cuisine of 11 countries from Mexico to Norway. If you’re up for it (and have cash to spare), some parkgoers \“drink around the world,\” stopping to get drinks (usually alcoholic) at each of the countries. For something more family-friendly, seek out the Kidcot Fun Stops at any of the World Showcase stations, where kids can collect stamps on a Duffy the Disney Bear. Free souvenir alert! Bonus: Get the cast members at each station to say \“hello\” in their native languages. 

Epcot is also home to the popular Food and Wine festival (where you can try exotic cuisine) each fall, and the Flower and Garden festival (where you can see pretty flowers!) in the spring, plus the Candlelight Processional during the holiday season, when you can hear the story of Christmas accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and mass choir!

Events at Epcot at Walt Disney World

EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival
Sunday, September 25, 2016 9:00am
Fuel
Monday, September 26, 2016 9:00am
Sugar Ray
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 9:00am
Sugar Ray
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 9:00am
Sugar Ray
Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:00am
Los Lobos
Friday, September 30, 2016 9:00am
Los Lobos
Saturday, October 1, 2016 9:00am
David Cook
Sunday, October 2, 2016 9:00am
David Cook
Monday, October 3, 2016 9:00am
Wilson Phillips
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 9:00am
Wilson Phillips
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 9:00am
Blues Traveler
Thursday, October 6, 2016 9:00am
Blues Traveler
Friday, October 7, 2016 9:00am
Plain White T's
Saturday, October 8, 2016 9:00am
Plain White T's
Sunday, October 9, 2016 9:00am
Plain White T's
Monday, October 10, 2016 9:00am
38 Special
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 9:00am
38 Special
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 9:00am
Jeffrey Osborne
Thursday, October 13, 2016 9:00am
Jeffrey Osborne
Friday, October 14, 2016 9:00am
Tiffany
Saturday, October 15, 2016 9:00am
Tiffany
Sunday, October 16, 2016 9:00am
Tiffany
Monday, October 17, 2016 9:00am
Dennis DeYoung: Styx
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 9:00am
Dennis DeYoung: Styx
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 9:00am
Dennis DeYoung: Styx
Thursday, October 20, 2016 9:00am
Christopher Cross
Friday, October 21, 2016 9:00am
Christopher Cross
Saturday, October 22, 2016 9:00am
Toad the Wet Sprocket
Sunday, October 23, 2016 9:00am
Toad the Wet Sprocket
Monday, October 24, 2016 9:00am
Chaka Khan
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 9:00am
Chaka Khan

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