D23 "Imagining Tomorrow, Today" Pavilion Teases Great Things To Come

D23 Expo has kicked off in Anaheim, California and even before the doors opened to fans exciting news about the future of Disney Parks and Resorts was revealed. A pavilion at Disney's ultimate fan convention entitled "Imagining Tomorrow, Today" shares a peek at what's in development at Disney Parks worldwide. Included in the preview are exhibits featuring new attractions in store for the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, and Disney's Hollywood Studios. Check it out.

Imagining Tomorrow, Today AT D23Imagining Tomorrow, Today AT D23

Disney's Hollywood Studios

Introducing The Starcruiser Halcyon! This project is often referred to as the Star Wars Hotel, but this is no ordinary hotel. No, this project is an all-inclusive experience on board the Chandrila Star Line's Starcruiser Halcyon. A First-of-its-kind vacation experience is in store for guests who book this voyage and "check in for a two-night adventure aboard a glamorous starship. Once onboard, guests will interact with characters and become active participants in stories that unfold around them on their galactic journey."

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Introducing The Starcruiser HalcyonIntroducing The Starcruiser Halcyon

Cast Member costumes and ride vehicles for Mickey and Minnie's Runaway Railway at Disney's Hollywood Studios are on display. This first ever ride through attraction to feature Mickey and Minnie is currently under construction.

Mickey and Minnie's Runaway RailwayMickey and Minnie's Runaway Railway


The Journey of Water will be a Moana inspired attraction coming to the core of Epcot. Lush green space, waterfalls and fountains will let guests interact with magical, living water like never before in a beautiful and inspiring setting.

The Journey Of Water Concept ArtThe Journey Of Water Concept Art

Opening in October Epcot's Odyssey Events Pavilion, will be home to what Walt Disney Imagineering calls "the Epcot Experience." Inside this impressive preview center guests will be able to engage with interactive exhibits showcasing the relentless innovation, energy and excitement driving the future of Epcot's unprecedented period of transformation.

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These are just a few of the exciting new things coming to Epcot. Concept art on display shows even more innovative structures designed for new guest experiences, including a two story structure with an amazing rooftop garden. In the photo below, you can also get a first look at the newly redesigned Epcot travel posters and attraction icons.

Did anyone else notice that these travel posters hint at new yet to be announced pavilion coming to Epcot? I can't wait to see what's revealed on Sunday!

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Is A New Pavilion Coming To World Showcase?Is A New Pavilion Coming To World Showcase?

Magic Kingdom

Cast Member costumes and ride vehicles for TRON Lightcycle Run are on display. This thrilling roller coaster is currently under constructions.

Tron Lightcycle Run Ride VehicleTron Lightcycle Run Ride Vehicle

How can you learn more? The Disney Parks, Experiences, and Products Panel is scheduled to be held at the D23 convention on Sunday August 25th at 10:30AM PST. Stay tuned for all the exciting details in store for Walt Disney World!

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