According to multiple sources, testing for the new interim Epcot nighttime spectacular, Epcot Forever1 will start this month.
Guests staying at one of the Walt Disney World Resorts in the Epcot area should be aware that “fireworks” testing will take place at Epcot on select nights throughout this month after the park closes. Tests should conclude by 12:00am.
It’s suffice to say these tests which may include the use of pyrotechnics, loud noises may be heard from some rooms at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin hotels, Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resorts and Disney’s Boardwalk Resort.
Stay tuned to Orlando Theme Park Zone for more updates on the new interim Epcot nighttime spectacular.
1: Epcot Forever will officially debut at Epcot on the 1st October, 2019. Find out more about the interim new nighttime spectacular here. Concept art for Epcot Forever can be found below.
In case you did not know, Epcot Forever will replace IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth, which ends on the 30th September, 2019 after a 30-year run.
In 2020, following the limited-time run of “Epcot Forever”, the largest nighttime spectacular ever created for a Disney park, “HarmonioUS” will debut. Find out more here.