EPCOT is my home park, and feel incredibly lucky to be able to share my passion about such an amazing spot on property. All of the Fastpass+ reservations are done for the day and you’ve got some time to explore…OR you just want to do a non-FastPass+ day (which is actually incredibly fun!)
Top Things to do at EPCOT without a FastPass+ Reservation
Behind the Seeds Tour
“Explore the future of agriculture and get up-close and personal with the critters of The Land Pavilion on this walking tour.” – from DisneyWorld.com
Do you like Living With the Land? Then this is the next step in the sequence of fandom!
$$ Additional Cost
Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure
Anything that involves the phrase “Thwart the diabolical Dr. Doofenshmirtz during a sleuth-worthy scavenger hunt around the World Showcase!” belongs on this list!
Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure is an interactive game that DEFINITELY belongs on your family’s to-do list as an introduction to the hidden details of the side of EPCOT that needs some interactivity!
Japan Gallery (Kawaii)
Delve into the origin and evolution of kawaii—Japan’s “cute” culture—at this museum located at the Japan Pavilion. – from DisneyWorld.com
One of the top #HiddenGems in the World Showcase is the Japan Gallery, and as soon as you step foot in the exhibit…you’ll thank us:) History meets charm with this edu-tainment offering!
No Additional Cost
Meeting the Princesses
Okay, so although meeting characters isn’t for everyone, EPCOT’s World Showcase is packed full with character interactions. All you have to do is a little research on the Entertainment Schedule when you arrive at the park (or at the Resort)…and you should have a solid plan.
American Rotunda (Voices of Liberty)
Gather ‘round this outstanding a cappella group as they bring patriotic music to life beneath an acoustically perfect dome. – from DisneyWorld.com
This 15-minute acapella shows provide a transformation from current times into the past with a brilliant live-rendition of the time of the pavilion. These talented vocal artists share much more than patriotism and it’s completely worth the investment of time.
No Additional Cost
It’s so much easier to just share the video…and remember…it’s so much cooler in person!
Drinking Around the World
This is an underground activity, but the entire “goal” is to get a drink at each pavilion around the World Showcase. Yes, it gets a lil’ expensive. Yes, there are t-shirts. 😉
Related Article – How to Drink Around the World Showcase
Deserts Around the World
Don’t feel the need to get drunk around the World Showcase? I agree with you! What’s my favourite activity? Eating around the World – of course!
Eat a snack at each pavilion and not only will it be a lil’ cheaper than drinks, but you’ll get SO full that you’ll be so thankful that you’re doing the EPCOT death-march around the world anyway;)
Did we miss anything on the list that you think everyone should experience?