Epcot is celebrating its 35th anniversary on Sunday, October 1 and park visitors can enjoy some special celebrations for the occasion.
Starting in the morning, the Anniversary Celebration will be held at Fountain View stage at 10:01AM. Gather to celebrate Epcot’s special day with Mariachi Cobre and Voices of Liberty.
In the evening, a special edition of IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth begins at 9:00PM. The fireworks show includes some extra touches for the anniversary celebration.
Throughout the day, Commemorative Guide Maps are available at the Main Entrance, International Gateway, and Guest Relations.
Guests can also pick up Exclusive Anniversary Merchandise as part of the “I Was There” collection specifically designed for the event. Items are available only at a pop-up shop located just past the Art of Disney location. The “I Was There” collection is only available on October 1 in the park and supplies are limited.
Additional Epcot 35 merchandise, not part of the “I Was There” collection, will be sold in select locations throughout the park.
For a peek at “I Was There” items, take a look at our guide here.
The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is also in full effect on October 1, so guests have the chance to sample some amazing food and drinks around the world.
For more information on Epcot Food & Wine Festival, visit the Walt Disney World website.