The 10 Big Changes That Disney World Prepares For Its 50th Anniversary

","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Location: Epcot
Opening: 2020","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"There are a lot of international Disney rides we want in America, and soon we’ll be getting one of them. This 4D trackless ride is coming to Epcot via Disneyland Paris, and it uses sights, sounds, smells and sets to make you truly feel like an unwanted rat in a Parisian kitchen. There’s no exact opening date for this yet, but it’s expected to open in time for Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary in 2021.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"Guardians Of The Galaxy Roller Coaster","level":3,"displayType":"header"},{"elements":[{"text":"Location: Epcot
Opening: 2021","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Inspired by the films, the “Guardians of the Galaxy”-themed attraction will expand on the original vision of Epcot’s Future World, with an epic storyline being developed by Walt Disney Imagineering in close collaboration with the original filmmakers. And it will be a roller coaster!","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"While the themed attraction is currently set to debut at Epcot just in time for Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary, guests don’t have to wait too long to get a “Guardians” fix at Epcot. As a part of Walt Disney World’s “Incredible Summer,” Star-Lord and Gamora will take guests on a musical journey through the cosmos in “Guardians of the Galaxy – Awesome Mix Live!” at the America Gardens Theatre at Epcot.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"Future World Makeover","level":3,"displayType":"header"},{"elements":[{"text":"Location: Epcot
Opening: 2021","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Plans to update the heart of Epcot’s Future World, from the entrance to the “Fountain of Nations” are in the works, but aren’t settled.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"What is (mostly) settled in the new space-themed restaurant that just started construction behind “Mission: Space,” expanding the footprint of a never-used and never-finished corporate lounge. It promises “out of this world” dining (and prices) courtesy of the Patina Group, which already operates Via Napoli and Tutto Italia at Epcot and Morimoto Asia and Maria & Enzo’s Ristorante at Disney Springs. Think the Coral Reef Restaurant at Living Seas, but staring at space instead of fish.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"“TRON Lightcycle Power Run”","level":3,"displayType":"header"},{"elements":[{"text":"Location: Magic Kingdom","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Opening: 2021","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Space Mountain won’t be the only roller coaster in Magic Kingdom’s Tomorrowland come 2021. Yes, the marquee attraction from Shanghai Disneyland will be in Orlando in time for Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary. The ground has already broken for the Walt Disney World version of this attraction, which has guests boarding a two-wheeled light cycle and zipping through the digital world of “Tron.” All we know is that once Tron Lightcycle Power Run opens in the Magic Kingdom, it will be easier to complete your ultimate Disney rides bucket list.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]}]; var articleType = 'ARTICLE'; var favoriteImage = '/static/9a9c2e2e-e764-499c-8ceb-8d3217ea2906.jpeg'; var articleDescription = ''; var slide_index = parseInt(0); var slide_json = createSlides(slides, articleType, favoriteImage); var initial_slide = slide_index; var initial_url = location.pathname + location.search; var base_url = '/2018/10/29/disney-world-50th-anniversary-biggest-changes/'; var next_gallery = '/2017/07/12/lost-currencies-are-amazing-finds/'; var first_load = true; var has_scrolled = false; var title = "The 10 Big Changes That Disney World Prepares For Its 50th Anniversary"; var path = base_url