Walt Disney World Resort Pictures
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4:34pm - Boarding the Richard F. Irvine for a trip across the Seven Seas Lagoon.
The sun was starting to set beyond the Grand Floridian
In the distance you can see where the new Polynesian DVC building will be.
Approaching a busy Transportation and Ticket Center dock. The upper ramps were not in use today.
The crowd went up the hill as far as you could see. These were guests arriving for the Christmas Party this evening.
Looking back at the Magic Kingdom
Found the end of the Ferry Boat line.
The Monorail was backed up too.
Luckily the Epcot Monorail was not.
4:56pm - Onboard the Monorail and on my way to Epcot.
Video: A ride aboard the Monorail around Epcot to check out the construction in World Celebration and World Nature (former Future World)
The Epcot Monorail Station
CommuniCore Hall taking shape
The Te Fiti statue is 16ft tall and visible in the middle of this picture. It was installed recently and unveiled this morning.
The trees by Creations were recently installed.
A closer look at Te Fiti in the Journey of Water inspired by Moana construction site.
Here you can see a service door
The walkway progress... someday in 2023 we will be able to walk through the center of Epcot again.
5:08pm - Arrived at the front entrance of Epcot
Some ground level views of Te Fiti rising above the construction walls
5:35pm - Stopped be Les Halles for a snack
5:42pm - Almost time to order. A relatively short wait this evening.
We opted to go next door to Morocco and eat. Found a quiet spot.
Passing through Japan
Candlelight Ceremony underway.
7:53pm - World Showcase felt busy.
Command Performance entertaining guests in the United Kingdom.The play British rock songs from the 60s-90s.
About 40 minutes prior to Harmonious, a few guests opting to watch the show through the Joyful stage set.
The Epcot Christmas tree
Figment this evening
Walking by Creations Shop
The trees I mentioned earlier.
A good crowd moving around Spaceship Earth for 8:30 at night.
Spaceship Earth Beacon of Magic
Video: Spaceship Earth Beacon of Magic Epcot 40th Anniversary Sequence
Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind
A number of boats lined up for Harmonious this evening.
10:03pm - Walking along the boardwalk on my way back to the room.
10:10pm - Back in the room to call it a night.