There is a nasty rumor going around that Epcot isn't fun for kids or toddlers.
I'm here to set the record straight. Epcot has a ton to do for everyone. While there are a few bigger rides that little ones won't be able to enjoy, Epcot has a ton of characters, slow rides, and interactive experiences that everyone will enjoy.
Here I'll go over the best things to do at Epcot with small children.
There is a ton to do with small children at Epcot:
Did you know Epcot has a ton of character meets your kids will love? It is also the only place at Disney World where you can meet Anna and Elsa from Frozen!
Here are some of the characters you can expect to find at Epcot (double check in My Disney Experience for character locations and times, as these can change):
You can also enjoy a character meal at Garden Grill in The Land Pavillion. This amazing character meal serves a Thanksgiving type meal served family style. While you eat, the restaurant rotates, giving you a glimpse the Living With the Land ride.
Here you'll meet your hosts, Chip and Dale. You'll also meet Mickey and Pluto. This is one of the best character interactions you'll find in all of the parks.
The World Showcase Characters
If you want to meet characters at a fun character meal, you'll want to make reservations at Akershus. This is a buffet character meal where you can meet a variety of Princesses while you eat. Usually you'll see Ariel, Belle, Jasmine, Aurora (the lineup can change, but these are the Princesses you'll most likely meet).
Kidcot Fun Stops are craft tables set up at each of the Pavilions of the World Showcase in Epcot. Here kids can do crafts, color, draw, and hear stories from Cast Members representing that country.
These stops are free, and in addition to the crafts that your child can do, they can also collect mementos from each country. You can find these stops at the following locations:
If you're looking for rides that you kids might love, Epcot wont disappoint. Here are some of the favorites for your little ones:
If you are looking for some hands on activities and other attractions for kids, Epcot has many! Here are some of the favorites:
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