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Reviewed yesterday

this is an amazing show to watch and a great way to end the day. sounds like they will be revamping it sometime in the near future and that will be neat to see, but for now this show is still amazing as it always...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank U7345IZchristopherb
Reviewed 1 week ago

This show is fantastic! If it is being replaced, whatever takes over has its work cut out for it! See it before it goes!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gates71
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not into pyrotechnics. But, Illuminations is so much more. It tells a story with sight and sound. Simply beautiful.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Frostoria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t waste your fast passes on this, you can enjoy the show from almost anywhere around world showcase at Epcot. The show starts off good, kinds slow in the middle and then ends with a great finale. Catch it soon, this show ends in the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank J542YWjamesb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disney's spin on how the earth was created and populated over time. Unfortunately it is not accurate, but makes for an awesome laser and firework show. See it soon because it leaves in 2019.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Scott F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It will be a sad day when this shows ends later this year. But you have to trust Disney to replace it with something awesome. It is such an emotional shows with amazing fireworks and brilliant music. An amazing day ending firework show which we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank JohnCarter
Reviewed December 31, 2018

Since the time of year was the holidays and this is suppose to be the final days of this show, they put on extra time and more fireworks in this performance. We had fastpasses for this show, but they are actually not needed. You could...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bob J
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

This show is an amazing visual treat. Put on nightly; this is a presentation few communities can muster, even once a year at the 4th of July. Set in a lake, surrounded by the synchronized "world" showcase; this is a stunning combination of fireworks, laser...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RICART75
Reviewed November 17, 2018

We loved this. It was magical. People do line up really early to get the best spots. MY kiddo loved it

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Julie W
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

We got a spot about an hour before illuminations started, just so no one was obscuring our view. It’s a great fireworks show and I really enjoyed it. You can pretty much see it from anywhere in world showcase. Glad we went to see it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Tracy-A-Scott
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iainlewis2017
April 9, 2018|
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Response from 526kenichik | Reviewed this property |
I agree, depending on where you watch it from you get a different perspective every time. I even saw a helicopter fly in the distance during the show...that must have been an experience! I wonder if there’s a fastpass for... More
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Tom-Cleo
October 23, 2017|
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Response from TRVLtruth | Reviewed this property |
You do not need a dinner package - there is plenty of free viewing! Enjoy
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mimsi M
April 2, 2016|
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Response from Laurie K | Reviewed this property |
Jane, Unfortunately to see the Illuminations you must pay to get into EPCOT, they do not have a separate price for just Illuminations. If your dad is not up to a full day you may want to go in the afternoon, and stay until... More
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Gemma M
Falkirk, United Kingdom
Another Fastpass question!! (2 Replies)
Can I do more than 1 fastpass for one ride? At epcot Group A has the following rides, IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth,Soarin',Test Track,Living with the Land. Can I choose 2x fastpasses for Test Track and 1 for Soarin or are you only allowed 1 per ride per group?
November 05, 2014|
Response fromSandra C|
One fastpass choice from Group A and two fastpass choices from Group B Hope this helps
hildyj
Tampa, Florida
NYE at the Disney Parks (1 Reply)
I found this on Mousesavers and thought I would share it for those that will be at WDW for NYE. Ring in a Happy New Year with Extended Hours and Fireworks Galore Walt Disney World guests can count down to 2008 with a dazzling display of entertainment, parades, fireworks and extended hours throughout the Disney theme parks on New Year's Eve. Here's what's in store: Disney-MGM Studios is aglow with the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights presented by Sylvania. Millions of...More
November 15, 2007|
Response fromKathleen d|
Good information here for NYE visitors!
Kat_Cubs_fan
Chickamauga, Georgia
New Years Eve Events at Disney World (3 Replies)
From the allears site, here's a list of special events taking place at the various Disney destinations on NYE: "Walt Disney World Theme Parks Ring in a Happy New Year With Extended Hours and Fireworks Galore LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Walt Disney World guests can count down to 2008 with a dazzling display of entertainment, parades, fireworks and extended hours throughout the Disney theme parks on New Year's Eve. Here's what's in store: Disney-MGM Studios is aglow with the Osborne...More
October 30, 2007|
Response fromilovedisneyLondon|
it's not fair i wanna go!!! (just me though, not the other thousands of people!!!)lol