Disney World announces plans for Epcot’s 35 anniversary

Epcot will be celebrating its 35th anniversary on October 1, and with it will come a variety of special occasions celebrating this milestone.

Disney World announced today that there will be a commemorative guide map celebrating the parks 35th birthday, which can be picked up at the park’s Main Entrance, at International Gateway and Guest Relations.

There will also be a special celebration that will be held at the Fountain View stage at 10:01 AM.

The Epcot "I was there" 35th merchandise

Epcot “I was there” 35th merchandise


And what would a Disney park anniversary be without exclusive merchandise? There will be a “I was there” collection of merchandise, which was previewed by Steven Miller and can be seen here.

And to round out this milestone, Epcot will be offering a special edition of the park’s nighttime fireworks show, “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth,” which licks off at 9 p.m.

Be sure to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the latest news, photos and more from Walt Disney World!



Clint Gamache started Thrillgeek back in 2013 to share his love of theme parks, pop culture and other geeky stuff with the world. He can be found on Twitter @iamcgeed