Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival Special Event at Epcot®

Celebrating Culinary Adventures from September 28 to November 12, 2012
A food and wine lover’s paradise awaits you at Epcot with the 17th Annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival!

From tasty tapas and refreshing beverages to celebrity chef demonstrations and rock star performances, there’s something to satisfy every taste and interest.

Upon arrival, visit the Festival Center to pick up your Marketplace Discovery Passport and plan your day. Then, dine your way around the world, attend a cooking demonstration, savor satisfying wines and tap your toes at an exciting outdoor concert.

Festival Highlights
Throughout the festival, delight in outstanding food, fun and entertainment. Festival highlights include:

  • Nearly 30 international food and beverage Marketplaces
  • Signature dining experiences with celebrated chefs
  • Party for the Senses—a spectacular tribute to the sensory arts
  • Culinary demonstrations and wine seminars
  • The Eat to the Beat concert series, with nightly musical performances from popular hit-makers

With all this—and so much more—you can look forward to tasting your way around the world!

Additional Special Experience Details
Click on the links below for more information about several of the special experiences at this year’s festival.

For Party for the Senses, on the following dates:

For Beverage Seminars—including the scheduled wines and beverages—click here to view the information.

For Culinary Demonstrations—including the scheduled chefs and dishes—click here to view the information.

For Mixology Seminars—including the featured spirits and cocktails—click here to view the information.

Simplify Your Festival Spending
Looking for an easier way to purchase food, refreshments and merchandise? Consider using the festival-themed mini Disney Gift Card* to simplify your festival spending. You can purchase the Disney Gift Card at Epcot Main Entrance Ticket Booths, Guest Relations, plus locations in the Festival Center and more.

Epcot® admission is required. To secure a spot at special culinary and beverage events and experiences, call (407) WDW-FEST or (407) 939-3378. Reservations open for booking on Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 7:00 a.m. Space is limited, so be sure to book in advance.

Most events require ticket fees in addition to theme park admission. Availability is limited for some events. Events may be rescheduled or cancelled at any time.