We know that not one, but 2 new fireworks nighttime spectaculars are coming to Epcot in the near future and we just got a lot of new information about the permanent one, including its name: “Disney HarmonioUS.”
This new show will be featured in Epcot’s World Showcase Lagoon and it will be the biggest show ever created for any Disney park anywhere in the world!
As you can tell by it’s name, Disney HarmonioUS will focus on music and it will celebrate how Disney’s music inspires people from all around the world. A little different of an concept from Illumination: Reflections of Earth, but similar at the same time the fact of trying to unite people together.
Just one look at the concept art will tell you how amazing this show looks like it’s going to be. If you look out into the middle of World Showcase Lagoon you can see the various technology on display to make this show happen.
“HarmonioUS” will feature massive floating set pieces, custom-built LED panels, choreographed moving fountains, lights, pyrotechnics, lasers and more. It’s no wonder that it’s taking so long to get the show ready, this is the most complicated and intricate shows Disney has ever developed.
It’s not going to be THAT long however, because Bob Chapek announced today that Disney HarmonioUS will be ready for guests to view in Summer 2020.
This is another great addition to Epcot that I am really excited about. As much as I love Illuminations, it has had its day and it’s time to go into retirement and make way for the next generation of Disney shows and experiences. If Disney HarmonioUS turns out to be half-way as good as Happily Ever After, then we are in for a treat!
This was only one of the exciting announcements made today at the D23 Expo. To hear what else was announced, please visit our D23 Expo News and Announcements page for all the other new things coming to the Disney Parks!
I want to know what you think about the new Disney HarmonioUS fireworks show coming to Epcot…
- Do you like the way it looks?
- Do you like the name Disney HarmonioUS?
Let us know in the comments section below!
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