In this edition of the Weekly Disney Round-Up: EPCOT’s new fountain opens, Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon are both set to open and March 2021, plus Gideon’s Bakehouse opens in Disney Springs.
This is your Disney news round-up for the week of December 26, 2020.
New EPCOT Fountain Now Open: Walt Disney Imagineer Zach Riddley announced on the Disney Parks Blog that the construction walls are down in the EPCOT entrance plaza, revealing the completed entrance fountain. While Riddley said that Disney will still complete more work in the future, they have finished much of what they have planned.
Blizzard Beach Will Reopen March 7, 2021: Starting March 7, 2021, guests will once again be allowed to splash around at Disney’s Blizzard Beach water park. The water park will celebrate its 25th anniversary in 2021.
Gideon’s Bakehouse Now Open: Gideon’s Bakehouse opened on the eve of Christmas Eve. Slightly gothic and just a tad creepy – but in a fun way – Gideon’s started with one guy baking and delivering cookies from his home in Orlando’s College Park neighborhood. Now with 100 employees, Gideon’s has a presence that will welcome the world at Disney Springs.