World Celebration construction at EPCOT

Mar 22, 2021 in "EPCOT"

World Celebration Construction - March 19 2021
Posted: Monday March 22, 2021 8:39am ET by WDWMAGIC Staff

Work continues at EPCOT on reworking the former Innoventions East and Mouse Gear into the new center of the upcoming World Celebration.

Crews continue with installing new angled glass panels on the exterior of the new merchandise location.

A lot of work is also taking place on the roof, which looks to have new coverings.

The breezeway has seen a lot of work, with new ceilings and glass panels on either side.

The former Electric Umbrella area will become home to new food and beverage location including a Starbucks, quick serve and Coca Cola.

No word yet on when we can expect any of this to open, but we understand there is a priority on reopening the merchandise location as soon as possible.

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aladdin20076 days ago

True. and now they cant see it even if they wanted to thanks to the idiocy of management refusing to show it except for one time at night, terrible.

The Rocketeer6 days ago

I've only seen IDF once, back in early 2019. Immediately after I thought "what took you so long?"... The best.

FigmentFan826 days ago

Journey of Fountains: Inspired by Figment

mandstaft7 days ago

I absolutely LOVE IDF!

Naplesgolfer7 days ago

Epcot has many issues but IDF is a masterpiece. I view it every trip at least once. I am always amazed at how many people who have gone to WDW many times have not seen it.

MisterPenguin7 days ago

Our nightmare has ended!!!

RSoxNo17 days ago

I feel there's a sleeveless Martin OnlyFans joke to be made here.

DoleWhipDrea7 days ago

It looks like a surprised frog getting caught doing something they shouldn't have 🤣

sedati7 days ago

Our brutalist City Hall has more whimsy than the theme park.

MisterPenguin7 days ago

jt047 days ago

Oh, I thought we were talking about the quality of the replacement films. Moving on.

marni19717 days ago

No, the fact they’re being renewed is just that. A fact. I didn’t comment about which I thought was better.

jt047 days ago

Opinion. There hasn't been a replacement that improved on the original. But of course it's subjective.

marni19717 days ago

So much so they’re being renewed? Clearly not.