If you’re a fan of Epcot’s seasonal events like the Flower and Garden Festival or the International Food & Wine Festival, get ready for an all new adventure beginning January 13th. The new Epcot International Festival of the Arts event is a new Disney experience that combines the food, art and entertainment for 6 fantastic weekends from January 13th to February 20th.
The first annual Festival of the Arts will feature extraordinary artists, gourmet foods, stage productions, musical celebrations, and more for an artful experience that everyone will enjoy. Over the six weekends, guests can enjoy Broadway talent in concert at the American Gardens Theatre singing the music of Disney on Broadway, along with several highlights include the following:
- Artist appearances
- Artful photo opportunities
- Seminars and workshops with top artists
- Commemorative event merchandise
- Gallery exhibits
- Culinary creations
- and more
Marching bands, jazz ensembles, college and university acts as well as some of Central Florida’s best high school choirs will also be on hand to entertain guests throughout the day. Make sure to also look out for chalk artists as the reproduce classic works on canvas as well as sidewalks throughout the park, and statues that you might catch come to life on the spot!
Guests can also enjoy fun activities with the kids including Figment’s Brush with the Masters Scavenger Hunt where kids can search for clues that lead to the elusive dragon Figment, Kidcot Fun Stops where kids can grab some brushes and create a one-of-a-kind masterpiece around World Showcase, and World Showcase: DestiNations Discovered Tour, where you can walk around the world and immerse yourself in the architecture, food, culture, and history of Epcot’s 11 countries. At the end of the night, enjoy IllumiNations as the sky lights up with fireworks.
Experience this cultural celebration of food, art and entertainment, included with valid theme park admission. Shop discount Disney tickets today and help kick off the first annual Festival of the Arts event!