What’s New in Epcot — Dia de los Muertos Ears, A number of Development Updates, and Rainbow Popcorn!

Welcome to our newest roundup of What’s New in Epcot!

Future World

We now have a LOT to cowl right this moment, together with tons of merchandise and new Meals and Wine Competition cubicles!

Let’s get began.

Epcot Meals Replace

Future World

The Gourmand Popcorn Cart close to the Creativeness Pavilion has added a brand new taste to its lineup — RAINBOW Popcorn. This has taken the place of the Bitter Cream and Chive Popcorn in the meanwhile, however we’re unsure how lengthy it’ll be round.

Gourmand Popcorn Stand

We didn’t take pleasure in this popcorn as a lot as the opposite flavors, but it surely actually is photogenic!

Rainbow Popcorn

Learn our full assessment of the Rainbow Popcorn right here!

World Showcase

Within the Germany Pavilion, the Bier Cart has added Possman Onerous Cider to the menu for $9.50.

Germany Bier Cart Menu

Within the France Pavilion, Les Halles has eliminated the Summer time Slush from the menu, however the Frosé Slush was nonetheless obtainable throughout our go to.

Les Halles Menu

Take a look at our full assessment of the Frosé Slush right here!

Epcot Development Replace


Within the space round Epcot’s entrance, we observed that the left-hand aspect is now below development. The rental station remains to be open however it’s important to stroll across the partitions in direction of Spaceship Earth to get to it.

Epcot Entrance Space Development

We aren’t positive how lengthy this development will final, however keep tuned to Disney Meals Weblog for extra updates!

Epcot Entrance Space Development

Future World

Throughout a current go to to Epcot, we observed development partitions outdoors Coral Reef. The partitions have been prolonged since our final go to, however the restaurant nonetheless stays open.

The Seas Space Development

The Seas Space Development

Whereas we had been in Future World, we observed that partitions are up throughout from Take a look at Monitor, close to the play space.

Take a look at Monitor Space Development

Cool Wash, which is positioned close to Take a look at Monitor, was not open throughout our go to. It’s not fully uncommon for it to shut unexpectedly, but it surely has been open throughout a number of of our earlier visits.

Cool Wash

Development continues to progress alongside the walkway to World Showcase.

Pathway to World Showcase Development

We may type of see the Hawai’i Meals and Wine Competition sales space starting to take form.

Pathway to World Showcase Development

We’re so prepared for the Guardians of the Galaxy Coaster to open, although we’ve to attend till 2021. We nonetheless couldn’t see very a lot from the surface, however we’re positive the coaster is making progress inside its constructing!

Guardians of the Galaxy Coaster Development

The identical may be mentioned for the space-themed restaurant, although the scaffolding has come down! The restaurant is ready to open in 2019, so hopefully we’ll get some extra particulars to share with you quickly!

House-Themed Restaurant Development

Additionally in Future World, we observed some new development partitions outdoors the doorway to the previous Wonders of Life Pavilion. This constructing used to accommodate Wonders of Life after which the Competition Middle. We’re not precisely positive what these development partitions are for, however we’ll maintain you up to date if we study extra!

Wonders of Life Pavilion Development

World Showcase

Over in World Showcase, development remains to be underway within the France Pavilion. We’re MORE than prepared for Remy’s Ratatouille Journey and the full-service crêperie to open! These experiences are set to open in time for Disney World’s 50th-anniversary celebrations in 2021.

France Pavilion Development

Within the American Journey Pavilion, the partitions that had been up across the space subsequent to Block and Hans at the moment are gone and it regarded like all of the brickwork was new. The Hops & Barley sales space was up throughout our go to, however we’ll inform you extra about that in a bit!

American Journey Pavilion Development

American Pavilion Development

Epcot Merchandise Replace

We discovered SO MUCH MERCH throughout our go to to Epcot, so buckle up and prepare!

Future World

In Mouse Gear, we discovered a ton of latest merch together with Dia de los Muertos objects! We noticed an Ear Hat

Dia de los Muertos Ear Hat

…a pair of Minnie Ears

Dia de los Muertos Minnie Ears

…and a number of shirts!

Dia de los Muertos T-Shirt

Dia de los Muertos T-Shirt

Dia de los Muertos T-Shirt

We additionally discovered all this merchandise within the Mexico Pavilion as nicely.

Be taught extra concerning the Dia de los Muertos merchandise right here!

Additionally in Mouse Gear, we discovered a Mickey Kitchen Line! If you wish to embrace your interior chef, we discovered an apron for $34.99.

Mickey Kitchen Line – Apron

When you’re a espresso or tea lover, you may just like the mug we discovered for $19.99.

Mickey Kitchen Line – Mug

We discovered some tremendous cute potholders for $19.99

Mickey Kitchen Line – Potholders

…and a set of three dish towels for $24.99.

Mickey Kitchen Line – Dish Towels

Mickey Kitchen Line – Dish Towels

Mickey Kitchen Line – Dish Towels

We couldn’t recover from the cuteness of this set of three plates ($34.99)!

Set of Small Plates

When you’d reasonably be lounging on the sofa than cooking or consuming within the kitchen, we noticed a reversible throw for $59.99.

Reversible Throw

We’re already pondering of how to make use of this Mickey Canister we discovered for $39.99.

Mickey Canister

Mickey Canister

When you’ve been on the lookout for a set of fancy mixing bowls, look no additional! This set of three bowls for $34.99 caught our eye.

Set of Three Bowls

Set of Three Bowls

Set of Three Bowls

Set of Three Bowls

What would make consuming a pleasant bowl of cereal even higher? How about consuming it from one in all these lovely bowls ($12.99)?

Mickey Kitchen Line – Bowls

Need to elevate your kitchen tablescape to the subsequent degree? We discovered a trivet ($21.99)…

Mickey Kitchen Line – Trivet

placemats ($12.99)…

Mickey Placemat

charger plates ($29.99)…

Mickey Charger Plate

and a few dinner plates ($14.99)!

Mickey Kitchen Line – Plates

We had been means too tempted to seize these ADORABLE Mickey salt and pepper shakers ($19.95) once we noticed them!

Mickey Salt and Pepper Shakers

When you like to entertain, it’s possible you’ll like this pitcher ($24.99)…

Mickey Kitchen Line – Pitcher

and this set of 4 coasters ($24.99)!



We weren’t joking once we mentioned we had quite a lot of merch to inform you about. And guess what? We nonetheless have MORE!

Whereas we had been nonetheless in Mouse Gear, we discovered a lenticular Fortunately Ever After postcard we hadn’t seen earlier than.

Lenticular Fortunately Ever After Postcard

No value was listed, however a Forged Member informed us they price $5.95.

Lenticular Fortunately Ever After Postcard

Additionally in Mouse Gear, we discovered a ton of Halloween merch, together with a Misfit Crew Jacket

Misfit Crew Jacket

Maleficent Snowglobe

Maleficent Snow Globe

…and an Evil Queen MagicBand!

Evil Queen MagicBand

Discover ALL the brand new Halloween merchandise right here!

World Showcase

Over within the Italy Pavilion, we noticed Donald and Goofy strains in La Bottega Italia! We hadn’t seen any of this merchandise earlier than so we’re glad we stumbled upon it.

Donald Kitchen Merchandise

Goofy Kitchen Merchandise

Let’s kick issues off with the Donald-themed merchandise!

We discovered Donald tea towels ($19.99)…

Donald Tea Towels

Donald Tea Towels

…a Donald apron ($29.99)…

Donald Apron

…and a few tremendous cute Donald tumblers ($22.99)!

Donald Tumblers

When you love espresso just like the Italians do, you couldn’t go mistaken with the Donald glass mug ($19.99)…

Donald Glass Mug

Donald Glass Mug

Donald white mug ($19.99)…

Donald Mug

Donald Mug

…or a Donald espresso mug ($12.99)!

Donald Espresso Mug

Donald Espresso Mug

We additionally discovered a wide range of coasters, together with a Donald coaster set for $19.99

Donald Coaster Set

…a Donald and Goofy coaster set for $19.99

Donald and Goofy Coaster Set

…and a Goofy coaster for $14.99.

Goofy Coaster

Talking of Goofy, we discovered quite a lot of merch impressed by him! We noticed an Italia apron ($29.99)…

Goofy Apron

…a Goofy glass plate ($14.99)…

Goofy Glass Plate

…and a Goofy oil bottle ($16.99)!

Goofy Oil Bottle

Goofy Oil Bottle

When you reallly need to embrace your interior chef, it’s possible you’ll need to take a look at this Goofy chef’s shirt ($49.99) and matching chef’s hat ($24.99)!

Goofy Chef’s Shirt

Goofy Chef’s Shirt

Goofy Chef’s Hat

WOW, that was quite a lot of merchandise!

Whereas this isn’t precise merchandise, we do need to notice that the Morocco Pavilion had little exercise handouts for kiddos to study extra about Eid al Adha.

Eid al Adha Signal

Eid al Adha Kidcot Exercise

Epcot Meals and Wine Competition Replace

The Epcot Meals and Wine Competition’s opening date of August 29th is rapidly approaching, so we wished to provide you an replace of the pageant cubicles which have popped up since our final go to.

The Alps sales space is now up within the Norway Pavilion throughout from the Viking Exhibit.

The Alps Sales space

The Alps sales space is new to the Competition this yr, and you’ll take a look at the menu objects right here!

The Alps Sales space

We beloved seeing the flower bins on the surface of the sales space — they actually add an enthralling contact.

The Alps Sales space

Although we’ve noticed the Germany sales space in previous visits, we had been glad to see its signage on show.

Germany Sales space

After we had been within the Canada Pavilion, we observed signage for the brand new Appleseed Orchard.

Appleseed Orchard Signal

View the menu for Appleseed Orchard right here!

Appleseed Orchard Signage

Additionally within the Canada Pavilion, the Canada sales space now has its signage up as nicely.

Canada Sales space

Additionally, the returning Australia and Hops & Barley cubicles at the moment are up too!

Australia Sales space

Hops & Barley Sales space

Hops & Barley Sales space

Take a look at all of the Meals and Wine Competition menus right here!

China Pavilion Replace

The Shanghai Disneyland exhibit within the China Pavilion is at the moment showcasing a show of its Toy Story Land.

Toy Story Land Exhibit

The show showcases a wide range of photographs and objects from the land, together with the Al’s Toy Barn Forged Member costume

Toy Story Land Forged Member Outfit

…a Rex Maquette

Rex Maquette

…and a Woody Maquette!

Woody Maquette

Remember to take a look at the Shanghai Disneyland exhibit the subsequent time you’re within the China Pavilion to see the Toy Story Land show and a number of other others!

Thanks for becoming a member of us on our journey round Epcot’s Future World and World Showcase! Keep tuned to Disney Meals Weblog for extra information from the Disney parks and resorts.

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