PHOTOS - More walls up at Epcot's main entrance as eastern side opens

Jan 06, 2020 in "EPCOT"

Epcot central area construction - January 2020
Posted: Monday January 6, 2020 10:23am ET by WDWMAGIC Staff

Progress is continuing on the Epcot main entrance area, with the eastern side now open.

Walls are now up on the western side as work begins on installing the new planters and concrete.

When complete, the area will look like the concept below.

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JustInTime15 hours ago

Wow. The lights ok SSE are incredible

Gringrinngghost18 hours ago

The first photo shows in the tweet that the Side LEDS are covered in a yellow phosphor based gel. Just looking at this, the side lights, I would be surprised to see as RGB as there isn't even anything indicating RGBW as it would be a half and half. But the lens gives me the impression that they are using a Cree/Luxeon Star style light on the sides. To Surmise, I fully believe the sides are Cool White LEDS only, and the center is RGBW in cool white, unless it's a 2 package deal thats running Bicolor LEDs with the RGBLEDs.

FutureCEO19 hours ago

I think of this scene whenever Disney mentions beacons lighting up and whenever Oct 1st rolls around.

wdwmagic23 hours ago

Yes as far as I know they are all RGB.

jrhwdw1 day ago

I believe the whole SSE is RGB?

Gringrinngghost1 day ago

Shame the sides are only cool while LED and not RGB but alas.

jagiord11 day ago

Wow, that's pretty magical.

ImperfectPixie1 day ago

If this is what they have in mind, and the LEDs aren't on all the time, I could actually grow to really love this.

jrhwdw1 day ago

New Photo from Zach! Saw it on Twitter from That Other Site. Maybe we don't need the flood lights anymore??? Pretty!!! Cant wait for 2 weeks!!! Unless SSE/Harm soft opens right after EF's last night???

ImperfectPixie1 day ago

This will never get old for me. Ever. (ETA: I didn't edit this photo at all.)

Supernova1 day ago

I hope they do away with it. I think it looks really dated.

MisterPenguin1 day ago

I'd pay good money for the opportunity to take a hammer to those orange floods. Orange lighting looks horrible (to me). Looks like SSE is constantly celebrating Halloween.

Father Robinson1 day ago

Same!