PHOTOS - Western side flag poles installed beside Spaceship Earth as main entrance improvements continue

Feb 26, 2021 in "EPCOT"

EPCOT main entrance west flag poles
Posted: Friday February 26, 2021 2:34pm ET by WDWMAGIC Staff

The second set of flag poles were installed overnight at EPCOT on the western side of Spaceship Earth, bringing the total to twelve.

Although all the poles are now in place, there are not yet have any flags on display. Each pole is a brushed stainless steel appearance and lit from below with color changing programmable LED lights.

Expectations are that pavilions of EPCOT will be represented on the flags.

The new flags are part of the ongoing redevelopment of the park's main entrance, which will continue with the addition of new lighting for the exterior of Spaceship Earth.

Discuss on the Forums
View all comments →

Father Robinson18 hours ago

When I saw that I was hoping it meant the palms they were talking about flanked SSE just like when the park opened. I'm glad they're back near the line for SSE though, but got my hopes up too quick.

atighe421 day ago

So the palm trees are back???

RSoxNo11 day ago

J.J. Abrahms would be proud.

Crazydisneyfanluke1 day ago

It's the new beacon of light show! ;)

G00fyDad1 day ago

Disney Analyst1 day ago

I think they could get it a bit brighter. We need more power Scotty!

mightynine1 day ago

EeyoreFan#241 day ago

What happens when the Epcot sun gets into the Epcot black hole next door. UOEs revenge!

mightynine1 day ago

So that's how they are going to hide the barges and stargate, by blinding you upon entry!

michmousefan1 day ago

Looks like half a Pepsi logo. Thankfully Club Cool is a Coke thing, don't want anyone to get any ideas...

ImperfectPixie1 day ago


wdwmagic1 day ago

Yeah the camera has just blown all that out. Don’t think any conclusion can be made about anything from that shot, other than half of them turn on lol

ctrlaltdel1 day ago

Disney has built the ultimate weapon, and it's been right in front of us this whole time...

Thelazer1 day ago

Led's at full power are bright as hell... especially if they have a narrow lens.