Epcot touring plans and FastPass+ suggestions for 2017

by Shannon Albert 53 comments Like the Facebook page

Epcot touring plans(Article last updated: April 12, 2017)

Touring Epcot is fairly easy once you have an effective touring plan and have made good FastPass+ selections.

Like Hollywood Studios, there are tiers in place when making FastPass+ selections, so that does limit your options a bit but it's fairly easy to figure out.

Let's take a look at Epcot touring plans using FastPass+ reservations...

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Guide to Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival for 2017

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(Article last updated: March 11, 2017)

Guide to Epcot's Flower and Garden FestivalThere are several special events held throughout the year at Disney World. Epcot's Flower and Garden Festival is 1 of those.

In this guide, I've got details on when it's held, what takes place, how I suggest touring and my thoughts on whether or not it's worth it.

Let's get started...

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Dining with the Character Queen: Garden Grill at Epcot

by Dustin Hayes 4 comments Like the Facebook page

When people think of Epcot, they tend to think of a few things: Test Track, Soarin', and drinking around the world. While Epcot is renowned for all of these things, one of the best things you can do while visiting is enjoying a meal at the Garden Grill at The Land.

The Garden Grill is located on the top floor of the Land pavilion in Future World. This restaurant is unique for a number of things: its family-style service, its character interaction, and being the only revolving restaurant on Walt Disney World property.

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Dining with the Character Queen: Akershus Royal Banquet Hall

by Dustin Hayes 6 comments Like the Facebook page

imageIt's no secret I love princesses. It's also no secret that I really love food. Recently, I got to experience the two of these things together when I had lunch at Epcot in Norway at Akershus Royal Banquet Hall's Princess Storybook Dining!

Here's how it went...

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Best restaurants at Disney World for fireworks viewing

by Heather Thomas 13 comments Like the Facebook page

(Article last updated: October 15, 2016)

Many people have dining with views of nighttime entertainment (such as Wishes or Illuminations) on their bucket list of things to do when visiting Disney World, or just want to accomplish two things at once - great food with a fantastic view.

If this sounds like you, here are some tips and a list of the best dining options for viewing nighttime shows at the Magic Kingdom and Epcot.

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Pros and cons of every Epcot restaurant

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(Article last updated: July 28, 2015)

The pros and cons of every Epcot restaurantEpcot has an abundance of dining options and it's often hard to know where you should eat.

(That's 1 reason it's fun to stay at an Epcot-area resort: you can go to Epcot for dinner every night and try a new place to eat.)

I've put together a list of the restaurants with prices, tips, links to menus + lots more.

Let's take a look...

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The best fireworks and nighttime show viewing spots at Disney World

by Shannon Albert 30 comments Like the Facebook page

(Article last updated: March 15, 2017)

You will probably want to see at least 1 or 2 of the nighttime entertainment options at Disney World, but there are some spots to view these shows that are better than others.

I've got maps of viewing areas to help you decide where you'll want to watch during your trip.

Let's take a look...

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An overview of Epcot’s Food and Wine Festival in 2016

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(Article last updated: November 25, 2016)

Food and Wine Festival at EpcotThe Food and Wine Festival is held at Epcot every fall for several weeks and includes special events, food booths where you can sample items from various countries, celebrity chefs and more.

Here's an overview of the festival and how you can plan your time there.

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Guide to all Epcot attractions

by Shannon Albert 22 comments Like the Facebook page

(Article last updated: August 2, 2016)

headerepcotEpcot is my favorite park now and it was when I was a third grader on my first visit.

It's a huge park with lots to explore.

Here's a guide to all Epcot attractions to help you decide what to do on your next trip...

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