Epcot

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Epcot (stylized as EPCOT) is a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida.wikipedia
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Epcot (stylized as EPCOT) is a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida.
The park comprises four theme parks (consisting of Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios, and Disney's Animal Kingdom), two water parks, 27 themed resort hotels, nine non-Disney hotels, several golf courses, a camping resort, and other entertainment venues, including the outdoor shopping center Disney Springs.

EPCOT (concept)

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Inspired by an unrealized concept developed by Walt Disney, the park opened on October 1, 1982, as EPCOT Center, and was the second of four theme parks built at Walt Disney World, after the Magic Kingdom.
After his death in 1966, the property became the Walt Disney World Resort in 1971 and a theme park based on the idea opened in 1982.

Spaceship Earth (Epcot)

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The park is represented by Spaceship Earth, a geodesic sphere. It will include the park's revised main entrance, a reimagined Spaceship Earth and the removal of the Innoventions buildings.
Spaceship Earth is a geodesic sphere that serves as the symbolic structure of Epcot, a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida.

Magic Kingdom

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Inspired by an unrealized concept developed by Walt Disney, the park opened on October 1, 1982, as EPCOT Center, and was the second of four theme parks built at Walt Disney World, after the Magic Kingdom.
Epcot's Future World and Disney Springs' Pleasure Island each have a smaller network of utilidors.

Disney Parks, Experiences and Products

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It is owned and operated by The Walt Disney Company through its Parks, Experiences and Products division.
:22 EPCOT Center's groundbreaking occurred at Walt Disney World in May 1979.

Bay Lake, Florida

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Epcot (stylized as EPCOT) is a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida. However, the idea of EPCOT was instrumental in prompting the state of Florida to create the Reedy Creek Improvement District (RCID) and the cities of Bay Lake and Reedy Creek (now Lake Buena Vista), a legislative mechanism allowing Disney to exercise governmental powers over Walt Disney World.
This was never built, but some of the ideas were incorporated into the EPCOT theme park.

The Walt Disney Company

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It is owned and operated by The Walt Disney Company through its Parks, Experiences and Products division.
In 1978, Disney executives announced plans for the second Walt Disney World theme park, EPCOT Center, which would open in October 1982.

Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

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To maintain attendance levels, Disney introduced seasonal events such as the International Flower & Garden Festival and the International Food & Wine Festival in 1994 and 1995, respectively.
The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is an annual food festival at Epcot, in the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida.

Geodesic dome

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The park is represented by Spaceship Earth, a geodesic sphere.
On October 1, 1982, one of the most famous geodesic domes, Spaceship Earth at Epcot in Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida, just outside of Orlando, Florida, opened.

World of Motion

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Universe of Energy was reconfigured as Ellen's Energy Adventure in 1996, World of Motion was rethemed as Test Track, and Horizons was demolished in 1999 and replaced with Mission: Space.
World of Motion, sponsored by General Motors, was the former tenant of the Transportation pavilion at Epcot at the Walt Disney World Resort.

Test Track

Universe of Energy was reconfigured as Ellen's Energy Adventure in 1996, World of Motion was rethemed as Test Track, and Horizons was demolished in 1999 and replaced with Mission: Space.
Test Track is a high speed giant slot car attraction on the eastern side of Future World at Epcot, a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida.

Horizons (Epcot)

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Universe of Energy was reconfigured as Ellen's Energy Adventure in 1996, World of Motion was rethemed as Test Track, and Horizons was demolished in 1999 and replaced with Mission: Space.
Horizons was a dark ride attraction at Epcot (then known as EPCOT Center), a theme park at Walt Disney World in Bay Lake, Florida.

The Seas with Nemo & Friends

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The Living Seas was closed in 2005, and rethemed with the introduction of characters from Finding Nemo, as The Seas with Nemo and Friends.
The Seas with Nemo & Friends (formerly The Living Seas) is an aquatic-themed pavilion and attached dark ride attraction located on the western side of Future World at Epcot, a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida.

Mission: Space

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Universe of Energy was reconfigured as Ellen's Energy Adventure in 1996, World of Motion was rethemed as Test Track, and Horizons was demolished in 1999 and replaced with Mission: Space.
Mission: Space (stylized as Mission: SPACE) is a space-themed pavilion and attached centrifugal motion simulator attraction located on the eastern side of Future World at Epcot, a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida.

Soarin'

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That same year, the Soarin' attraction was added to The Land.
Soarin, also known as Soarin' Around the World, Soaring Over the Horizon and Soaring: Fantastic Flight, is a flight motion simulator attraction at Disney California Adventure, Epcot, Shanghai Disneyland, and Tokyo DisneySea.

Innoventions (Epcot)

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It will include the park's revised main entrance, a reimagined Spaceship Earth and the removal of the Innoventions buildings.
Innoventions was an exhibit at the Epcot theme park in Walt Disney World, Florida.

Walt Disney Imagineering

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In the 1970s, WED Enterprises began developing a second theme park for the resort to supplement Magic Kingdom, as that park's popularity grew.
There are field offices at Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort.

Amusement park

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Epcot (stylized as EPCOT) is a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida. Inspired by an unrealized concept developed by Walt Disney, the park opened on October 1, 1982, as EPCOT Center, and was the second of four theme parks built at Walt Disney World, after the Magic Kingdom.
Named Epcot, it opened in 1982 as the second park in the Walt Disney World Resort.

The World Showcase March

The Sherman Brothers wrote a song especially for the occasion entitled "The World Showcase March".
"The World Showcase March" was written in 1982 for the Grand Opening of Epcot Center in Florida.

United Kingdom Pavilion at Epcot

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The France and United Kingdom pavilions will receive new attractions inspired by Ratatouille and Mary Poppins, respectively.
The United Kingdom Pavilion is a British-themed pavilion that is part of the World Showcase, within Epcot at Walt Disney World near Orlando, Florida, United States.

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth

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The show will replace IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth and will feature similar elements including pyrotechnics, choreographed water fountains, searchlights, lasers, floating set pieces, and LED panels.
IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth was a nighttime show performed nightly at Epcot at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida.

Via Napoli Pizzeria e Ristorante

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It will be operated by Patina Restaurant Group, which also operates the two restaurants in the Italy pavilion, Via Napoli and Tutto Italia.
Via Napoli Pizzeria e Ristorante is one of two restaurants in the Italy Pavilion at Epcot's World Showcase at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.

Lake Buena Vista, Florida

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However, the idea of EPCOT was instrumental in prompting the state of Florida to create the Reedy Creek Improvement District (RCID) and the cities of Bay Lake and Reedy Creek (now Lake Buena Vista), a legislative mechanism allowing Disney to exercise governmental powers over Walt Disney World.
This was never built, but some of the ideas were incorporated into the EPCOT theme park and later Celebration, Florida.

France Pavilion at Epcot

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The France and United Kingdom pavilions will receive new attractions inspired by Ratatouille and Mary Poppins, respectively.
The France Pavilion is a French-themed pavilion that is part of the World Showcase within Epcot at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, United States.

Tutto Italia Ristorante

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It will be operated by Patina Restaurant Group, which also operates the two restaurants in the Italy pavilion, Via Napoli and Tutto Italia.
Tutto Italia Ristorante (formerly Ristorante Alfredo) is one of two restaurants in the Italy Pavilion at Epcot's World Showcase at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.