Disney's Epcot Theme Park at Walt Disney World Resort

Discover the Wonder

Epcot was the second park built at Disney World, and it has unique offerings you can’t find anywhere else.

Whether you desire to fly above the world in Soarin’, or to check out one of Epcot’s many festivals (like the Food & Wine Festival), or even to drop in for a visit with Anna, Elsa, and Olaf on Frozen Ever After, you’ll find Epcot has a wide variety of options to appeal to your family.


Epcot is home to 2 distinct areas – Future World and the World Showcase.

Future World is divided into 2 sides: Future World East and Future World West.

The World Showcase surrounds the World Showcase Lagoon and is home to 11 pavilions that each highlight a different country with themed architecture, entertainment, and restaurants:

  • Mexico
  • Norway
  • China
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • The American Adventure
  • Japan
  • Morocco
  • France
  • United Kingdom
  • Canada

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Thinking about driving at Disney World?

Parking is quick and painless and a good option if you’ll have your car on your vacation.

All parking lots are staffed with an abundance of Cast Members that will help direct you to your spot. If you park too far away from the front gate to walk, there will be handy trams to shuttle you back and forth from the end of your row to near the front gates.

How Much Does Parking At Epcot Cost?

  • Free for Walt Disney World Resort hotel guests
  • Offsite guests $25/day
  • Passholders – Free with Passholder card and photo ID
  • Preferred Parking – $45-50/day

Attractions and Rides

Frozen Ever After

This family-friendly attraction will whisk you away on a boat for an unforgettable adventure through the wondrous wintery world of Frozen. Embark on a journey that takes you through the frozen willow forest, past Troll Valley and up to Queen Elsa’s ice palace high up on the North Mountain. Sing along with some of your favorite Frozen songs as you glide through Arendelle as part of a special “Summer Snow Day” celebration.
Location: World Showcase
Height Requirement: None

Disney & Pixar Short Film Festival

Experience popular Disney and Pixar short films like never before—in 4D for the first time ever. Venture inside the Magic Eye Theater to view a special pre-show presentation, where John Lasseter, chief creative officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, gives you an inside look into the collaborative creative process of bringing beloved stories and characters to life. Then, enter the auditorium, don a pair of 3D glasses and settle in for the 18-minute festival, featuring 3 dazzling short films and in-theater effects.
Location: Future World
Height Requirement: None

Soarin’ Around the World

Get ready to soar over the Great Wall of China, Switzerland’s Matterhorn mountain, and spectacular scenic wonders on every continent in this brand-new adventure. Your imagination can take flight in this epic re-imagining of an Epcot® classic. Come join us for Soarin’ Around the World!
Location: The Land Pavillion
Height Requirement: 40″ or taller

Test Track® Presented by Chevrolet®

Design your own custom concept vehicle, then buckle up and put your design through its paces on the exhilarating hills and switchbacks of the Test Track circuit.
Location: Future World
Height Requirement: 40″ or taller

The Seas with Nemo & Friends®

Cruise out to sea in the clamobile! Join Marlin and Dory on their search for the elusive clown fish and encounter dozens of “jellies”, a toothy anglerfish, even old friend Bruce the shark. Then thrill to an incredible grand finale, where Nemo and all his friends appear to actually swim alongside the real-life creatures of the coral reef. Inspired by Disney·Pixar’s “Finding Nemo”
Location: The Seas with Nemo & Friends Pavilion
Height Requirement: None

Spaceship Earth

Enter Spaceship Earth the iconic geodesic dome and explore the history of communications, from the Stone Age to the computer age. Take a ride through time for a look at the landmark moments that made today’s communications technology possible.
Location: Future World
Height Requirement: None

Mission: SPACE

This ultimate interactive thrill-packed adventure is as close as you can get to blasting off into space without leaving Earth. Each member of your astronaut team has a challenging role in a dynamic and daring cosmic mission dodging meteors and navigating nebula. Feel the force of lift-off and have an exhilarating, mystical rendezvous on another planet. It’s out of this world!
Location: Future World
Height Requirement: 44″ or taller

Turtle Talk with Crush

Yo, Dude, come check out this totally cool interactive show. Go under the sea and have a conversation with Crush in his digital underwater world. The 152-year-old sea turtle from the Disney presentation of Pixar’s “Finding Nemo” chats, jokes and even recognizes Guests. This is a first-of-its-kind live, real-time animated show you have to see to believe. It’s soooo awesome!
Location: The Seas with Nemo & Friends Pavilion
Height Requirement: None

Disney Phineas and Ferb: Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure

Transform into a secret agent during this highly interactive quest based on the Disney Channel animated series Phineas and Ferb. Travel around World Showcase to help Agent-P the alter ego of Perry the Platypus—conquer a series of challenges!
Location: World Showcase
Height Requirement: None

Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros

Experience the sights and sounds of Mexico on the Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros. Take a delightful boat ride and follow the adventures of Donald Duck, José Carioca and Panchito from the Disney film “The Three Caballeros.” This fun-filled journey showcases the people, culture, history and arts of Mexico and is enjoyable for all ages.
Location: Mexico Pavilion
Height Requirement: None

The American Adventure

Thrill to an epic theatrical event with authentic historical characters, magnificent music and extraordinary effects on stage and screen. Meet the inspiring American heroes who reaffirm the county’s greatest resource: its people. There’s no adventure like The American Adventure!
Location: The American Adventure Pavilion
Height Requirement: None

The Circle of Life

Marvel at the wonders of nature in this delightful film that combines animation, live action and your favorite “Lion King” characters. Timon wants to open a non-ecological resort, but Pumbaa and Simba realize how important the different kinds of plants and animals are to the health of the planet. After all, they’re part of the Circle of Life.
Location: The Land Pavillion
Height Requirement: None

Germany Pavilion

Enter a charming, fairy-tale inspired village centered on a cobblestone plaza. Visit splendid shops like Der Bücherwurm, with its steins and hand-painted eggs; Der Teddybar, an amazing toy store; and Kunstarbeit in Kristall, featuring crystal jewelry. Enjoy extraordinary food and song-and-dance at the one-and-only Oktoberfest Musikanten at the Biergarten, or catch a quick bite of schnitzel at the Sommerfest. And don’t miss the daily wine tastings at the Weinkeller or the delicious caramel treats at Karamell Kuche!
Location: World Showcase

ImageWorks – The “What If” Labs

Immerse yourself in an interactive “playground of the future” starring Figment, where kids of all ages unleash their imaginations while playing with uniquely responsive hands-on exhibits.
Location: Imagination! Pavilion
Height Requirement: None

Impressions de France

Soar throughout this magnificent country in this stunning five-screen panoramic film. Race cars in Cannes, ride boats on the Seine, fly over the cliffs at Normandy, ski over dangerously rocky peaks, sweep over the exquisite countryside in a huge hot air balloon, take a tantalizing train ride into Paris, climb the elegant Eiffel tower!
Location: France Pavilion
Height Requirement: None


Get ready to have a blast—of science! Creative, fun and fascinating, Innoventions lets you experience hands-on, high-tech exhibitions that are like a thrill ride for your mind! Our interactive installations make you the scientist as you explore and discover the how and why of everyday life.

In Colortopia Presented by Glidden, you’ll experience the wonderful world of color! Explore 3 interactive zones—the Color Lab, Color Our World Studio and Power of Color Theater—for a fun, informative take on the many ways color affects our lives. From creating custom hues with a digital paint palette to understanding how different shades can impact moods, you’ll learn how every color tells a story.
Location: Future World
Height Requirement: None

Italy Pavilion

Enter this dazzling pavilion through architecture reminiscent of Venice, including a stunning version of the Campanile (bell tower) of St. Mark’s Square, bridges, gondolas and colorful barber poles. Discover fine leather goods at the handsome Il Bel Cristallo. Eat well with sweets from Delizie Italiane and La Bottega Italiana or sumptuous full course meals from Tutto Italia Ristorante or Via Napoli Ristorante e Pizzeria.
Location: World Showcase

Japan Pavilion

Enter a serene place with rock gardens, an abundance of water in koi-filled pools and streams, a handsome pagoda and a stunning torii gate. But there’s plenty of action, too – with the astounding Taiko drummers, Matsuriza; the incredible candy artistry of Miyuki; and lively restaurants which include Teppan Edo, Tokyo Dining and the Yakitori House. Plus shops galore where you can find authentic Japanese apparel, toys, and Bonsai trees.
Location: World Showcase

Journey Into Imagination With Figment

Take a rollicking ride through the Imagination Institute, where that playful purple dragon Figment really puts you to the test! Climb aboard a train of thought in the Sound Lab. Use your Common Scents in the Smell Lab. Watch your world turn upside down in Figment’s house. There’s no journey like the Journey into Imagination!
Location: Imagination! Pavilion
Height Requirement: None

Living with the Land

Set sail on a voyage of discovery through living laboratories. Cruise through a tropical rain forest, the African desert and the American plains to discover the latest developments in aquaculture and desert farming. Float by experimental greenhouses and take a fascinating first-hand look at an aqua environment.
Location: The Land Pavilion
Height Requirement: None

Morocco Pavilion

Step into a faraway land divided into two fascinating sections, the Ville Nouvelle (new city) and the Medina (old city). Discover a bustling plaza with shops featuring remarkable Rabat carpets, woven belts, leather sandals, fabulous fezzes, beautiful brass pots and planters, and much more. Enjoy the scrumptious delights and marvelous bellydancers at Restaurant Marrakesh, the incredible world music sounds of Mo’Rockin’ and the awesome artifacts at the Gallery of Arts and History.
Location: World Showcase

O Canada!

Discover the glory of a great land with the sweeping grandeur and spectacular sounds of this Circle-Vision 360° filmed presentation. You are in the center of the action, surrounded by the stunning variety of America’s neighbor to the north, from its wide open spaces abundant with wildlife to its sparkling cities and harbors teaming with activity to its magnificent mountains and shores.
Location: Canada Pavilion
Height Requirement: None

Reflections of China

Explore China as never before in this stirring Circle-Vision 360° film that puts you in the center of the action. Sweep from Beijing to Shanghai, from inner Mongolia to the Forbidden City, from the distant lands of the Hunan province to the Great Wall, discovering all the brilliant facets of this Land of Many Faces.
Location: China Pavilion
Height Requirement: None

United Kingdom Pavilion

Travel thee to jolly old England, where you can stroll through an informal area with a 1500s-style thatched-roof cottage and canal or stop to catch the beat of the British Invasion at a formal square with a Hyde Park bandstand. Find a bounty of British toys at The Toy Soldier, unique clothing at the Sportsman Shoppe, and more authentic British goods at other delightful shops. Enjoy fish and chips at the renowned Rose & Crown Pub and Dining Room. And don’t miss the one-and-only Hat Lady who tickles the ivories at the Rose and Crown or the comical World Showcase Players.
Location: World Showcase



Character Cavalcades throughout the day, featuring favorite Disney friends traveling around World Showcase promenade—including:

  • Frozen Promenade
  • Mickey & Friends World Tour
  • Princess Promenade

British Revolution

Don’t miss these group of versatile musicians playing tribute to famed British rock bands. This show is a non-stop party! These lads have got it covered, with impressive renditions of hits from The Who, Queen, Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones—and much more.

So turn it up to eleven! This exhilarating, high-energy rock show will leave you gobsmacked.

Songs vary at performances.

Age Interest:
All Ages

Epcot Forever

“Epcot Forever” is an all-new, limited-time spectacle of fireworks, music, lighting, lasers and choreographed special effects kites. The show takes guests on a journey through the past, present and future of Epcot®, featuring a stirring collection of songs that paint a colorful picture of the park, with a look towards the future and all the magical possibilities still to come.

Show Length:
Approximately 11 minutes

Viewing Location:
Around the World Showcase Lagoon. Guests are encouraged to locate a viewing location at least 30 minutes prior to show start.

Viewing Dates:

JAMMitors at Future World East

This rhythmic clean-up crew breaks it down as they drum up fun with some unlikely instruments!

Age Interest:
All Ages

Jeweled Dragon Acrobats

Witness an acrobatic troupe from China perform incredible feats of strength, agility and balance.

Age Interest:
All Ages

Music of Mexico

Mariachi Cobre
As you explore the Mexico Pavilion, stop and enjoy the warm melodies of this world-famous traditional folk music from Jalisco, Mexico. For up-to-date scheduling information, please check your My Disney Experience app or consult a printed Times Guide.

Marimba de las Américas
Marimba de las Américas will delight Guests with their music, featuring marimba arrangements of songs from all across Latin America. Select days each week. For up-to-date scheduling information, please check your My Disney Experience app or consult a printed Times Guide.

Age Interest:
Adults, Teens


Feel the rhythm as this group of traditional Japanese drummers performs intricate musical arrangements on giant drums—in a dazzling display of pure physical stamina.

Japanese Taiko drums have been enthralling audiences for years in religious ceremonies, festivals and even on battlefields as soldiers prayed for victory. Come witness the thrill of Taiko for yourself!

Age Interest:
All ages

Rose & Crown Pub Musician

Pop inside this boisterous British pub for some jolly evening entertainment performed live by our resident songsmith.

Age Interest:

Serveur Amusant

These French acrobats enthrall audiences with their astonishing acts of balance and coordination. C’est magnifique!

Age Interest:
All ages

Voices of Liberty

Americana in the Rotunda
Step into the hallowed halls of The American Adventure Pavilion for an inspiring choral performance.

Costumed in period finery from the 1800s, the Voices of Liberty performs in the rotunda throughout the day. Their melodies delight while the rotunda’s acoustically perfect dome amplifies and purifies their sound—you won’t believe your ears!

Let your spirits soar during the 15-minute performance of timeless classics.

Age Interest:
All ages

Attraction Height Requirements

Walt Disney World is designed for all ages and most attractions can be enjoyed by guests of any age and height. There are a few Epcot attractions that require guests to be of a certain height. These restrictions are in place to help ensure the safety of all guests.

  • Mission: SPACE – 44″ (102 centimeters) or taller
  • Soarin’ Around the World – 40″ (102 centimeters) or taller
  • Test Track – 40″ (102 centimeters) or taller
  • Advanced Training Lab – Any height
  • The American Adventure – Any height
  • Disney & Pixar Short Film Festival – Any height
  • Frozen Ever After – Any height
  • Gran Fiesta Tour Starring The Three Caballeros – Any height
  • Impressions de France – Any height
  • Journey Into Imagination With Figment – Any height
  • Living with the Land – Any height
  • O Canada! – Any height
  • Reflections of China – Any height
  • The Seas with Nemo & Friends – Any height
  • Spaceship Earth – Any height
  • Turtle Talk With Crush – Any height

Dining Locations

America Pavilion

Canada Pavilion

China Pavilion

France Pavilion

Germany Pavilion

Italy Pavilion

Japan Pavilion

Mexico Pavilion

Morocco Pavilion

Norway Pavilion

United Kingdom Pavilion

World Showcase

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