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WDW - EPCOT Center - Spaceship Earth
Pin 40930: WDW - Celebrating Fifty Years (Ears To Epcot®) Jumbo
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|Origin:||Walt Disney World|
|Limited Edition:||750 Pins|
|Released:||September 5, 2005|
|Inspired by artwork created by the Disney Design Group, this Jumbo pin is from a collection of 20 Jumbo pins. Each Jumbo pin celebrates 50 Years of Disney Theme Parks and is packaged in a box. An Artist Bio is also included with the pin. |
Milla Chatman from Disney Design Group has titled this pin "Ears To Epcot®." The pin features a stylized Mickey Mouse Ear Hat with Spaceship Earth inspired "tile" artwork. The "Epcot" logo is a pin-on-pin; while the dangle reads "Est. 1982 Walt Disney World®." In one ear, Mickey Mouse silhouettes feature the country flags of World Showcase. The other ear features the original Future World logos for Epcot®.
Milla's bio reads:
"The first time I came to Walt Disney World® at the age of five, I became a fan for life. After participating in the opening ceremonies for Epcot® as a high school student, I vowed I would work at Disney one day. Many years later, in 1995, I became a part of the magic and everyday I'm thrilled to work with all the creative people at the Disney Design Group. My inspiration for this hat came from my experiences during the opening of Epcot® and my continuing love of the theme park."
The pin will be released at the following locations:
Magic Kingdom® Park - Uptown Jewelers on Main Street, U.S.A.®
Epcot® - Pin Central
Disney-MGM Studios - Sorcerer's Hat
Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park - Island Mercantile
Downtown Disney® Marketplace - Disney's Pin Traders
Pins available while supplies last. Purchase limit of two pins, per Guest, per day.