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Celebrate the Fourth of July at the Walt Disney World Resort

The Walt Disney World Resort is ready to celebrate the Fourth of July with special fireworks and other entertainment options. And of course don't forget about the year-round patriotic offerings including the Magic Kingdom's Hall of Presidents and 'We the People' at Epcot's American Adventure.

Two More Names Added to List of Celebrity Narrators for the 2014 Candlelight Processional

Two more celebrity narrators have been announced for the 2014 Candlelight Processional at Epcot.

Jonathon Groff, the voice of Kristoff in Disney's hit film Frozen, and Joe Morton from ABC's hit show Scandal have been added to the list of narrators.

In addition to Frozen, Groff is a Tony Award-nominated Broadway actor and has also been seen on Glee. Morton has also been seen on Broadway, television, and in film.

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A Glorious Celebration Of Christmas: Epcot’s Candlelight Processional

One of the most loved events of the holiday season at Walt Disney World is the Candlelight Processional at the American Gardens Theater in Epcot. Each night between now and December 30th, a revolving cast of celebrity narrators will offer guests a glorious retelling of the biblical Christmas story, accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and a magnificent mass choir. Happening three times per night, the Candlelight Processional takes place at 5:00, 6:45, 8:15 p.m. and is included with your admission to the Epcot Theme Park.

35 Reasons To Love Epcot For The 35th Anniversary

Yesterday Epcot experienced the 35th Anniversary of its opening date with a special ceremony and huge crowds. We wanted to mark the day here on the blog, so the team came up with a list of 35 Reasons We Love Epcot at 35! It was hard to limit our list to just 35 reasons to love Walt Disney World's second gate, but here is our list, in no particular order.

5 Reasons We Can’t Wait for the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

Go see Epcot in full bloom from March 1 to May 29, 2017, at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. This annual special event is full of color and fragrance like no other. Guests can become immersed in a manicured paradise of lush plants and flowers representing a broad range of styles and ideas. It's a breath of fresh air where exploration and discovery beckon you to come delight in the growing beauty.

2016 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival Rocks Out After Dark

The 2016 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival is not only a brilliant and beautiful glimpse into the art of gardening, but a showcase for the possibilities of outdoor fun and entertainment as well. Each weekend so far festival guest have been treated to the exciting Garden Rocks Concert Series at Epcot's American Gardens Theater.

Top Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Skip Epcot’s American Adventure Pavilion

In honor of President's Day and because it is a presidential election year, today seems like a good day to travel halfway around Epcot's World Showcase to The American Adventure pavilion. Some guests choose to walk past the pavilion on their way to something else, but over the years we've discovered that this pavilion really has a lot to offer.

Eat To The Beat Concerts Continue At The American Gardens Theatre

The American Gardens Theatre continues to play host to the annual fun and festivities of the Eat to the Beat concert series. This fan favorite event takes place during the Epcot's International Food and Wine Festival and brings sensational music to the shores of World Showcase Lagoon.

5 Reasons To Visit Walt Disney World This Summer

We think that anytime is a good time for a Walt Disney World vacation, but this Summer may be just the time you've been waiting for to take your next trip! There's been a lot going on over the past few years with construction, and beta tests of many new systems but much of that has finally come to fruition. It is Disney, and just as soon as one major project is finished there's sure to be a new one started - but if you've been waiting around for "the best" time to visit - wait no more!

Epcot's Candlelight Processional is Pitch Perfect

Given the hundreds of musicians who pile onstage at Epcot's American Gardens Theater to help the guest narrator to bring the story of the first Christmas to life, it is amazing that there was not a single sour note during the performance.