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Encyclopedia > Food Rocks

Food Rocks is a former attraction at Epcot's The Land pavilion presented by NestlĂ© in the Walt Disney World Resort. It was a musical stage show, with audio-animatronic figures. Spaceship Earth is the symbol of Epcot. ... The Land Pavillion is an attraction at the Epcot theme park which is part of Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. ... Nestlé S.A. or Société des Produits Nestlé S.A., headquartered in Vevey, Switzerland, is the worlds biggest food and beverage company. ... Cinderella Castle, at the center of the Magic Kingdom, is freshly decorated for the 18-month Happiest Celebration on Earth The Spaceship Earth sphere is the symbol of Epcot. ... Audio-Animatronics or just animatronics is a form of robotics created by Disneys Imagineers for several shows and attractions at Disney theme parks, and subsequently expanded on and used by other companies. ...

It replaced the older Kitchen Kabaret presented by Kraft when Nestle took over sponsorship in 1990 and was replaced by Soarin', an Epcot version of the Disney's California Adventure Park attraction in 2005. Soarin Over California is a simulator attraction at Disneys California Adventure at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, and at Epcots The Land Pavilion at Walt Disney World under the name Soarin in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. ... Spaceship Earth is the symbol of Epcot. ... Disneys California Adventure Park is a Disney theme park in Anaheim, California, adjacent to Disneyland Park and part of the larger Disneyland Resort. ...


The show was a parody of a rock concert. The audio-animatronic characters were shaped like food items, with human features. The music was based on popular songs by well-known bands. The lyrics were modified from their original form in order to deal with the topic of nutrition. (For example, "The Peach Boys, singing "Good Nutrition", was based on The Beach Boys, singing "Good Vibrations"). The term, rock concert, refers to a musical performance in the style of any one of many genres inspired by rock and roll music. ... The Beach Boys are a pop music group formed in Hawthorne, California in 1961, whose popularity has lasted into the twenty-first century. ... For the human experience of good vibrations or good vibes see good vibrations, for the song by Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch, see Good Vibrations (Marky Mark song). ...

Attraction facts

  • Show length: 12:39 minutes
  • Ride type: Stage show with theater seating

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