St. George and the Dragon – who was he, and why is he in Epcot’s Germany pavilion?

By Chris Fox
Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 Comments Off on St. George and the Dragon – who was he, and why is he in Epcot’s Germany pavilion?

Some of Epcot’s World Showcase pavilions were laid out to feel like the winding streets of the countries they represent. The Germany pavilion, however, was designed to resemble a town […]

WDW Radio # 541 – Interview with Brian Crosby, Creative Director for Marvel Themed Entertainment

By Lou Mongello
Monday, January 21st, 2019 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 541 – Interview with Brian Crosby, Creative Director for Marvel Themed Entertainment

I’m excited to be joined this week by my friend, and fellow Disney and Marvel geek Brian Crosby. Today, he is the Creative Director for Marvel Themed Entertainment, and he […]

WDW Radio # 537 – Native American Culture in the Disney Parks and Movies

By Lou Mongello
Monday, November 12th, 2018 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 537 – Native American Culture in the Disney Parks and Movies

November is Native American Heritage Month, and this week, we’ll look at references to Native Americans in Walt Disney World, including their earliest beginnings in Disneyland. We’ll explore the history […]

WDW Radio 528 – Italy in Epcot: Just How Close is The Pavilion to the Actual Country? 

By Lou Mongello
Monday, July 30th, 2018 Comments Off on WDW Radio 528 – Italy in Epcot: Just How Close is The Pavilion to the Actual Country? 

For decades, Epcot’s Word Showcase has allowed visitors to Walt Disney World to visit, explore, and learn about regions, cultures, and people from all over the world, and in many […]

WDW Radio # 508 – LIVE Walkabout and Review of Epcot’s Festival of the Arts

By Lou Mongello
Monday, February 5th, 2018 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 508 – LIVE Walkabout and Review of Epcot’s Festival of the Arts

Join us LIVE from the Epcot International Festival of the Arts, as we wander through Future World and World Showcase, highlighting some of many offerings in this celebration of the […]

WDW Radio # 498 – Top Ten Things We Love About Spaceship Earth

By Lou Mongello
Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 Comments Off on WDW Radio # 498 – Top Ten Things We Love About Spaceship Earth

Like a grand and miraculous disco ball, Spaceship Earth has stood as the icon of Epcot for more than 35 years. And while it has undergone changes, big and small, […]

How Can I Love Epcot If I Never Knew Its Glory Days?

By Blake Taylor
Friday, October 6th, 2017 Comments Off on How Can I Love Epcot If I Never Knew Its Glory Days?

When I think of Epcot, all I see is purple. My very first memory of the park is a mountain of purple glow encompassing my entire field of vision, standing […]

Star-Lord visits Walt Disney World

By Chris Fox
Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 Comments Off on Star-Lord visits Walt Disney World

At the D23 Expo a couple of weeks ago, Disney confirmed the rumor that the Guardians of the Galaxy are coming to Epcot. This announcement was lauded by all, and […]