Top 8 Tips for the Perfect Day at Epcot

8 - Rope Drop The easiest way to kick off a perfect day in Epcot is arriving for rope drop. Doing so entails getting to the park before it officially opens and waiting at the gates to be let inside. Guests who arrive early at Epcot are treated to a welcome speech which tells them all about the exciting experiences waiting inside. Once the park is officially open, guests who arrived early for rope drop are some of the first inside where they can enjoy few crowds and low wait times on popular attractions.