Celebration of Pixar coming May 13-15
Immerse yourself in the world of Pixar films at Pixar’s 25th Anniversary Weekend. As the Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival at Walt Disney World® Resort in Florida wraps, celebrate Pixar with exciting activities, special character appearances and a speaker series with Pixar insiders.
Special Pixar Meet and Greets
Pixar films come to life! Meet your favorite Pixar characters in exclusive meet-and-greets held throughout Epcot®.
- Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story at Mission: SPACE
- Living Coral Stilt Walkers at The Seas with Nemo and Friends
- Crush at Turtle Talk with Crush
- Woody, Jessie and Bullseye from Toy Story at the American Adventure
- Flik, Princess Atta, Gypsy and Slim from A Bug’s Life at the Art of Living Garden
- Remy and Emile from Ratatouille at France
Pixar Celebration Headquarters
World Showplace, located between the Canada and United Kingdom pavilion, will serve as the celebration weekend headquarters.
Here, you can meet even more Pixar favorites:
- Mr. & Mrs. Incredible and Frozone from The Incredibles
- Lotso from Toy Story 3
- Mike, Sulley, Boo and Smitty from Monster’s Inc.
- Carl Fredricksen, Russell and Dug from Up
- Tow Mater from Cars and Cars 2
PLUS… Browse a photo gallery that reveals some of the best “Easter Eggs” from Pixar films, and explore the art gallery for a behind-the-scenes look at the incredible creative work that goes in to Pixar films.
Presenting Pixar Speaker Sessions
Get the inside scoop from Oscar®-nominated Pixar producer Jonas Rivera, Oscar®-winning composer Michael Giacchino and Cars Franchise Guardian Jay Ward at the speaker series held inside World Showplace Saturday and Sunday.
Daily Speaker Session Schedule: May 14 – 15, 2011
- Noon: Jay Ward
- 2:00 PM: Jonas Rivera
- 4:00 PM: Michael Giacchino
- 6:00 PM: Special Presentation by Jay Ward, Jonas Rivera and Michael Giacchino
- Update: The Sunday May 15 session will feature an appearance by Cars 2 Supervising Animator Shawn Krause in place of Michael Giacchino.
Fun activities abound, including the Cars 2 Race Around World Showcase. Journey through World Showcase pavilions in search clues that lead to a special reward at the end.
All of these exciting experiences are included with Epcot admission. Sign up below to be notified when more information is available, or check back here for updates.
Entertainment subject to change.