We will be visiting Epcot on a Tuesday, so we will have Extra Magic Hours from 8-9 before the park opens. If we want to get to Elsa and Anna as quickly as possible, would it be faster to go through the international entrance or normal entrance?
- Asked by Jaycee from UT on 3/4/2014
Hi, Jaycee! I think that the actual time to walk from the front gate to Norway or from the International Gateway to Norway would be about the same. However, the crowd-level might make the difference. There is significantly less Guest... read more
We have 8:00 dinner reservations at Akershus in Epcot but I am worried we will miss the fireworks. Are they viewable from the restaurant? Or would we need to rush our meal and rush to a better viewing spot?
- Asked by Ken from IL on 3/4/2014
Hi Ken, If fireworks are at 9:00 p.m. that evening, I would try for an earlier Advanced Dining Reservation. In my experience, character dining can take over an hour and I'm often not seated right at my reservation time. Fireworks cannot be... read more
Can you walk through World Showcase before it opens at 11?
- Asked by Jeremy from IL on 3/3/2014
Hi Jeremy: While always subject to change, you can walk through World Showcase prior to it opening at 11, but you cannot walk around World Showcase. At Park opening, you can enter Epcot through International Gateway (very unofficially known... read more
My friend and I are going to WDW at the end of this month, and we really want to meet Anna and Elsa but when I was there in January with my parents, every time we tried to see them the wait was 3+ hours. What's the best time to try and see them?
- Asked by Sarah from OH on 3/3/2014
Sarah: The movie Frozen certainly has catapulted Anna and Elsa to popularity at Epcot! Unlike the Magic Kingdom where some Meet & Greets are FastPass+ eligible, Anna and Elsa's Meet & Greet in the Norway Pavilion isn't, so the standby... read more
We will be visiting WDW in August 2014. I am hoping the Frozen meet and greet will still be there, as my daughter is obsessed with these characters! Do you know if FastPass+ is currently available for this meet and greet?
- Asked by Maria from PA on 2/28/2014
Hi Maria: The Disney Parks Blog recently announced that Anna and Elsa will be continuing to greet guests in the Norway Pavilion at Epcot for the time being. As of right now, this experience is not offered as a FastPass+ experience, however... read more