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Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Signature Dining Events Available to Book Starting June 14

Reservations for nine extremely popular Epcot Signature Dining Events during the 2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival will open Thursday, June 14. Each festival event offers an exclusive, immersive and tasty dining experience at a World Showcase restaurant.

  • Mexican Tequila Lunch – La Hacienda de San Angel, Mexico Pavilion
  • Italian Food, Wine Vs. Beer Pairing at Via Napoli – Via Napoli, Italy Pavilion
  • Italian Regional Food & Wine Pairing Luncheon – Tutto Gusto, Italy Pavilion
  • Parisian Breakfast – Chefs de France, France Pavilion
  • French Family Meal Traditions – Monsieur Paul, France Pavilion
  • The Parisian Afternoon, Sandwiches, Macarons and Bubbles! – Monsieur Paul, France Pavilion
  • The “Hibachi” Experience: Iron Chef – Teppan Edo, Japan Pavilion
  • Tokyo Pairing – Tokyo Dining, Japan Pavilion
  • Mediterranean Food & Wine Pairing – Spice Road Table, Morocco Pavilion

Get a  Epcot Signature Dining Event dates, details and prices here.

Get more details at EpcotFoodFestival.com, or call 407-939-3378. Disney Vacation Club Members may call Member Services at (800) 900-9800.


Disney Announces 2018 ‘Eat to the Beat’ Concert Series Line-Up

The 2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival will run for 75 days this year and will bring 32 “Eat to the Beat” bands to perform at the event.  Theline-up includes several new acts such as singer Sheila E, ‘80s Canadian rockers Glass Tiger, and 98 Degrees featuring brothers and Nick and Drew Lachey.  Returning favorites include Boyz II Men, Sugar Ray, and Hanson.

Here’s the 2018 Eat to the Beat concert line-up so far: (Lineup is subject to change; songs listed are for artist recognition only and may not be included in the concert play list.)

  • 8/30-31 – Blue October – “Into the Ocean”
  • 9/1-3 – Tiffany – “I Think We’re Alone Now”
  • 9/4-5 – MercyMe – “I Can Only Imagine” NEW
  • 9/6-7 – Glass Tiger – “Don’t Forget Me (When I’m Gone) NEW
  • 9/8-9 – Tauren Wells – “Hills and Valleys” NEW
  • 9/10-11 – Postmodern Jukebox
  • 9/12-13 – TBD
  • 9/14-16 – Baha Men – “Who Let The Dogs Out”
  • 9/17-19 – TBD
  • 9/20-21 – Living Color – “Cult of Personality”
  • 9/22-23 – Sheila E – “The Glamorous Life” NEW
  • 9/24-26 – Sugar Ray – “Every Morning”
  • 9/27-28 – David Cook – “Light On”
  • 9/29-30 – Jeffrey Osbourne – “On The Wings of Love”
  • 10/1-2 – Jim Belushi & The Sacred Hearts – Various Hits
  • 10/3-4 – Everclear – “Santa Monica”
  • 10/5-7 – Mark Wills – “19 Somethin’”
  • 10/8-10 – Air Supply – “All Out Of Love”
  • 10/11-12 – TBD
  • 10/13-14 – TBD
  • 10/15-16 – 98 Degrees – “Give Me Just One Night (Una Noche)” NEW
  • 10/17-18 – 38 Special – “Hold On Loosely”
  • 10/19-21 – Devon Allman Project – “Ragged and Dirty”
  • 10/22-23 – TBD
  • 10/24-25 – Billy Ocean – “Get Outta My Dreams”
  • 10/26-28 – Starship featuring Mickey Thomas – “We Built This City”
  • 10/29-31 – Hanson – “MMMBop”
  • 11/1-2 – TBD
  • 11/3-4 – Taylor Dayne – “Prove Your Love”
  • 11/5-7 – Boyz II Men – “End Of The Road”
  • 11/8-9 – The Hooters – “And We Danced”
  • 11/10-12 – Big Bad Voodoo Daddy – “Go Daddy-O

The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival opens Aug. 30 and runs through Nov. 12.

Performances are 5:30, 6:45 and 8:00 p.m. daily at The America Gardens Theatre and included in Epcot admission.

For more information visit EpcotFoodFestival.com.

Dates Announced for 2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

Dates have been announced for the 23rd Epcot International Food & Wine Festival at Walt Disney World Resort.  The festival will return for 75 days this year from  August 30 to November 12, 2018.

Epcot International Food & Wine Festival features entertainment, events, and dozens of booths with wonderful food and tasty beverages.   Popular returning events include fine dining experiences, appearances by favorite Disney culinarians and top celebrity chefs, and the fan favorite “Eat to the Beat” concerts.

For more information on the Festival, check out TasteEpcot.com and stay tuned for more details!

VIDEO: Chris Colfer Eats to the Beat with ‘The Chew’

‘The Chew’ Episodes Filmed at Walt Disney World Resort Airing this Week

For the third year in a row, ABC’s “The Chew” returned to Walt Disney World to  tape five episodes during Epcot International Food & Wine Festival.  Those episodes will air this week  on ABC Television Network, October 9-13, at 1 p.m. EDT, 12 p.m. PDT.

The Emmy-award-winning show’s co-hosts,  Mario Batali, Michael Symon, Carla Hall, and Clinton Kelly, shared food tips at the  Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, told their experiences from Flights of Passage in Pandora: The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and welcomed special guests Isla Fisher, Chris Colfer, Vanna White, and Yvette Nicole Brown.

Be sure to check out the behind the scenes video below!