Nerd Food: Le Cellier's Cheddar Cheese Soup from Epcot!

Last week we shared their Peanut Butter French Toast, and today we're sharing the immensely popular Cheddar Cheese Soup from Le Cellier inside the Canada Pavilion at Epcot.[caption id="attachment_1202366" align="aligncenter" width="350"] The Canada Pavilion in Epcot Photo by Baltimore Lauren[/caption]While I haven't eaten at Le Cellier, I have had the Cheddar Cheese Soup during last[...]

Disney announces new talent for the 27th Annual Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival!

Disney Announces Talent for the EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival!

Every spring Epcot blooms with new life for the International Flower and Garden Festival To get fans ready for this annual delight, Disney has released their lineup thus far for the popular Garden Rocks Concert Series, featuring returning favorites and new bands!March 4-5 – Peabo Bryson NEW March 13-16 – Simple Plan March 17-19 –[...]

Castle Talk: Cory Doctorow on Disney's Carousel of Progress and Lost Optimism

Castle Talk: Cory Doctorow on Disney's Carousel of Progress and Lost Optimism

Along the way, we touch on the strangeness of Tomorrowland and Epcot.Listen here:http://audio.voxnest.com/stream/6f142deca77f468b96afa07d21684af0/traffic.libsyn.com/castleofhorror/Doctorow_rev.mp3Listen on YouTube:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJuwAUP56zYCheck out this video of Walt Disney introducing the concept of the Carousel of Progress:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qs7G_uyIK6oCastle Talk Podcast Links: Join us over on Facebook to chime in. The show is hosted here[...]

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Nerd Food: Frozen Desert Violet Lemonade from Epcot

Purple is all the rage at Disney World right now. From the famous purple wall in Tomorrowland to the friendly purple dragon Figment, there's no end to purple power in Disney! One of this year's most popular (and Instagrammable) treats at the 2018 Flower and Garden Festival was the frozen desert violet lemonade, found at the […]

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A Walk Through Disney World's Epcot, Spring 2018 [Photos]

There's something uniquely special about Epcot in the spring Granted, it is Flower and Garden Festival, so everything comes to life Flowers are in bloom, guests look happy and delightful, and even the characters get into the action Epcot is by far my favorite park to shoot -- especially World Showcase If you've never been,[...]

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Nerd Food: Potato Pancakes with House-Made Applesauce from Bauernmarket in Epcot

During Epcot's Flower and Garden Festival, guests have the opportunity to try many new foods not commonly offered in Epcot In the Germany Pavilion, the Bauernmarket kiosk offers German drinks and light fare such as this: potato pancakes with house-made applesauce! Potato pancakes with applesauce are nothing new to me -- we eat them during[...]

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Nerd Food: Bubble Tea at Joy of Tea in Epcot

Lucky for me, Disney World has one spot that does sell it: The Joy of Tea! The kiosk is right outside the China Pavilion inside the World Showcase in Epcot.Bubble tea is a staple on their menu, so if you have a craving for it while inside Disney World, you're in luck The peach-flavored black[...]

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Nerd Food: Rice Cream at the Norway Pavilion in Epcot's World Showcase

While spending time at Epcot last week, I did what I do best: try different types of food This was an easy task since the Flower and Garden Festival was also going on, so there was even more food than normal!I admit that I seldom spend time in the Norway Pavilion Since it's mostly just[...]

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The Guardians of the Galaxy are Coming to Disney's Epcot June 9th

This summer's "Incredible Summer" at Disney World looks amazing! On June 9th, Star-Lord and Gamora make their Epcot appearances to entertain guests during the Awesome Mix Live show According to the Disney Parks Blog: "Guests can catch “Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live!” five times a day from June 9 through August 19 It[...]

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New Exhibit Coming to Epcot Celebrating Innovation in Native American Art

If you've been to the American Adventure located inside the World Showcase in Epcot, you're probably familiar with the small collection of artifacts within the halls My mom and I have enjoyed looking through the little museum within the building (and we've especially enjoyed the Voices of Liberty choir), but we always wished there was[...]

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Looking for Some Meatless Options at Epcot's Flower and Garden Festival?

Disney World has done a fine job of making their menus inclusive and delicious for every guest who comes into the park. The chefs and cooks really do create a welcoming experience with their dining, and I have personally seen chefs come out and talk to each and every guest who may have an allergy […]

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Imagineering Gives a Special Look at the Updated 'Golden Dream' Anthem

Recently, Epcot's American Adventure pavilion recently got an update to the 'Golden Dream' song! According to the Disney Parks Blog: "Working with famed pop/rock music producer Harvey Mason Jr., the team infused modern, 'cinematic sensibilities' into the new version of the song, while keeping true to its original vision." https://youtu.be/8SJde5SkS_UI personally can't wait to see the updated[...]

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New Disney Promo for the Flower and Garden Festival is Delightfully Creepy

The Flower and Garden Festival is my favorite time of year of Epcot The gardens, the food, the merriment Everything about the festival is simply beautiful Especially the topiaries!But while I love looking at them, I never once thought to myself, "Hully gee, these would look great if they were brought to life." No one[...]

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New Merchandise for This Year's Flower and Garden Festival at Epcot!

Can you believe this is the 25th year of the Epcot Flower and Garden Festival? Running from February 28th-May 28th, the festival will be showcasing the popular and famous Disney topiaries, butterfly gardens, and so much more This is my favorite festival held in Disney World, and I always make it a point to go!Cathy[...]

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This Year's Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Food Guide!

That's right! Epcot's Flower and Garden Festival is coming back, and this year Disney's chef's have come up with delightful delicacies (as well as some old favorites) for this year's festival If you've never been, you have between February 28th-May 28th to head on down, and I urge you to do so!Flower and Garden is[...]

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Your Worst Nightmare at Disney World: A Busted Monorail Door

A few days ago, a Disney World visitor shared this panic-inducing video on Instagram.https://www.instagram.com/p/BdnR5S8lacM/The Monorail, which was leaving Epcot and en route to Magic Kingdom, had a door open It was most likely from some kind of faulty electronics, but even more concerning is that no cast member noticed the door open as it was[...]

Learning about Japanese New Year traditions at Epcot

Despite that Disney is currently giving Epcot a makeover, Epcot is still a largely educational park You can learn about science in Future World, and other cultures in World Showcase How this will change once Disney adds in some new marvelous characters (Guardians of the Galaxy) has yet to be seen, but I sincerely hope[...]

The Silent Night Dies Hard: Franz Gruber vs. Hans Gruber

Merry late Christmas, and if you don't celebrate, happy Tuesday! The other day, Disney shared with us a video of the Voices of Liberty singing Joy to the World, and today they're back with a rendition of Silent Night. So sit back, grab a cup of egg nog, and enjoy! * * * * * […]