Ellen’s Energy Adventure

A Year Later: The Great Movie Ride and Ellen’s Energy Adventure

Today marks one year since both Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot, and The Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios closed. Both attractions closed to make way for new rides, and we wanted to take this anniversary and take a look at w…

PHOTO: Iconic Wall Tile Removed at Universe of Energy

Visible work on the Universe of Energy building has been scarce since its closure in mid-August, but we were walking by today and heard a bunch of power tools. Upon closer inspection, we noticed that the iconic wall tile was being removed. Here’s a look back at the tile. Universe of Energy is being replaced […]

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PHOTOS: Land Clearing Actively Underway at Guardians of the Galaxy Construction Site

We made it out to Epcot this morning to spend some walking around and noticed an increased level of noise coming from the direction of Ellen’s Energy Adventure. Upon closer inspection, we noticed that the land clearing equipment that had been on-site for quite some time was being put to good use. It appears that […]

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PHOTOS: Iconic Universe of Energy Pool Drained

The iconic pool that sat in front of Universe of Energy at Epcot has been drained. With no other visible work on the attraction taking place since its closure on August 13th, this is the first work towards a Guardians of the Galaxy attraction. Here’s a look back at what it looked like when it […]

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VIDEO, PHOTOS: Farewell to Ellen’s Energy Adventure

Ellen’s Energy Adventure at Epcot is closing today, and we’ve spent the past few weeks visiting the attraction to put together a full experience video. Debuting in 1996, and built on the back of the original 1982 opening day version of Universe of Energy, Ellen’s Energy Adventure was an edutainment attraction that looked at various […]

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Annual Passholder Blockout Dates Lifted for Great Movie Ride and Ellen’s Energy Adventure Farewell

As a special gift to Annual Passholders wishing to say goodbye to The Great Movie Ride and Ellen’s Energy Adventure, Disney is lifting blockout dates starting August 1st. Both Silver and Weekday Select pass levels will be able to access all parks starting on August 1st. Weekday Select passholders still have the weekends blocked out. […]

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