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Resort Magnolia Bend Disneyland Resort
Opening Day October 1, 2009 (Future World)
February 9, 2010 (World Showcase)
Theme Technology, innovation and internationality
Website WestCOT's homepage
Operator Lafayette Incorporated
Magnolia Bend Disneyland Resort

Magnolia Bend Disneyland
Disney's Blizzard Beach
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon
Downtown Disney

Other attractions

Winter Summerland Mini-golf
Blizzard Beach Speedway
Tiki Trouble Miniature Golf
World of Sports Center

Resorts and hotels
Magnolia Parks & Entertainment

WestCOT is a theme park at the Magnolia Bend Disneyland Resort. The park is dedicated to international culture and technological innovation. The fourth park built at the resort, the initial technology themed section of the park, known as Future World, opened on October 1, 2009. The park's second section, known as the World Showcase, is scheduled to open on February 9, 2010.

Park Layout

Future World pavilions

World Showcase

World Showcase Lagoon

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth


Future Expansions



  • October 1, 2004: Jay Rasulo, Chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, and Ian Rubin, CEO of Lafayette Incorporated, reveal plans for the theme park.
  • October 1, 2005: Official groundbreaking and construction of the park begins.
  • October 1, 2009: WestCOT opens with Imagination, Space Station Earth, Universe of Energy, The Living Seas, Test Track, Soarin' and 2 of the current World Showcase Countries.
  • October 2, 2009: Wonders of Life opens.
  • October 9, 2009: Mission: SPACE opens.


  • February 9, 2010: World Showcase fully opens.