New Exhibit Opens in American Heritage Gallery in Epcot

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The American Heritage Gallery inside The American Adventure pavilion reopened on July 27 with a new art exhibition called "Creating Tradition: Innovation and Change in American Indian Art." The exhibition displays the work of contemporary Native artists alongside artifacts from centuries past, demonstrating how ancestral craftsmanship influences modern generations. The 89 pieces on display represent 40 different American Indian tribes from seven geographic regions across the United States.
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Disney Pic of the Week: Memorial Day

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History of American flags hang over the escalators in the American Adventure pavilion.Nikon D70/18-200VR, 1/30s, f/3.5, ISO 800, EV +1.0, 18mm (27mm FX) Focal Length. Walking up stairs or take the escalators to the American Adventure’s theater in Epcot’s World Showcase, you pass through the Hall of Flags. These flags were displayed at different times … Continue reading "Disney Pic of the Week: Memorial Day"
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New Art Exhibition Coming to Epcot’s American Adventure Gallery

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Coming this summer to the American Heritage Gallery at The American Adventure is a brand new exhibit called “Creating Tradition: Innovation and Change in American Indian Art”. This exhibit is made possible through the collaboration of the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC) in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of … Continue reading "New Art Exhibition Coming to Epcot’s American Adventure Gallery"
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Christmas Traditions in Epcot’s World Showcase

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In this festive time of year, Epcot’s World Showcase countries get into the international spirit of the holidays. As guests walk from pavilion to pavilion they will come across the Epcot Storytellers who share their country’s Christmas and holiday traditions in very entertaining ways. One can find other traditions while shopping, too. In Germany’s Die … Continue reading "Christmas Traditions in Epcot’s World Showcase"
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Gingerbread and Holiday Treats Around the “World”

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Deck the halls, hang your stockings and decorate the tree, because the holiday season has officially arrived. The sights and sounds of The Most Wonderful Time of the Year reign freely at Disney Parks, where tried and true gingerbread treats and other magical displays are coming to life. The pastry teams at Walt Disney World … Continue reading "Gingerbread and Holiday Treats Around the “World”"
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Disney Pic of the Week: Patriotic

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I vividly remember the time I met Betsy Ross at the American Adventure. Her story was told as part of the 4th of July festivities back in 2010. Here are 2 photos featuring Betsy Ross in the American Adventure Rotunda. I’m not sure if she appeared after that time, but I know I never saw … Continue reading "Disney Pic of the Week: Patriotic"
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