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2016 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

August 22, 2016

2016 Epcot Food & Wine with Chef Mickey

A Spectacular Celebration of Global Cuisines, Music & More

Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival starts September 14, 2016, and the festivities are bigger than ever before.

We will make updates as new announcements are made, but here’s what’s new for 2016 so far: 30+ marketplaces, the lively Eat to the Beat Concert Series and 9 extra days of world-spanning cuisine.

Grilled Sweet and Spicy Bush Berry Shrimp at 2016 Epcot Food & Wine Festival

Grilled Sweet and Spicy Bush Berry Shrimp at 2016 Epcot Food & Wine Festival

Whet your appetite for a mouthwatering tour of international flavors and domestic delicacies!

Discover the 2016 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, a mixture of cultures, cuisines and innovative cooking techniques from chefs worldwide. Food aficionado will think they are in paradise with delicious dishes, fine wine, craft beer, spirits and other beverages sure to satisfy every palate—from over 30 individual marketplaces.

 

Fun for the Kidos

Remy from Ratatouille StatuetteRemy’s Ratatouille Hide & Squeak is a “hide & seek” game to entertain little and big kids alike. To play the game, you will need a map and game stickers. You can pick up the scavenger hunt’s maps and stickers package at the following locations in the park: Disney Traders, Festival Center, Pin Central and World Traveler (International Gateway). The cost per package is just $9.95 plus tax.
Read more about the game here >>

 

Eat to the Beat Concert Series

Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Concert Series

Sing along with your favorite bands and solo artists at the ultimate dinner show!

What better way to celebrate all things food and wine than with a concert series that provides a heaping helping of piping hot hits? Each night during the Food & Wine Festival, the America Gardens Theatre stage lights up with one of the industry’s top recording artists. With a total of 26 amazing acts, Disney servers the biggest musical menu of top talent to date.

Event Details

  • World Showcase at Epcot® America Gardens Theatre
  • Nightly concerts—Sep 14 to Nov 14, 2016
  • Showtimes are 5:30 PM, 6:45 PM and 8:00 PM
  • Valid Epcot admission is required

Musical Artists

  • Wang Chung – NEW! – September 14 to September 15, 2016 Known for their song “Everybody Have Fun Tonight”
  • STARSHIP – Featuring Mickey Thomas – September 16 to September 18, 2016 – Known for their song “We Built This City”
  • Air Supply – September 19 to September 20, 2016  – Known for their song “All Out of Love”
  • BoDeans – NEW! September 21 to September 23, 2016 – Known for their song “Good Things”
  • Fuel – September 24 to September 25, 2016 – Known for their song “Hemorrhage (In My Hands)”
  • Sugar Ray -September 26 to September 28, 2016 – Known for their song “Fly”
  • Los Lobos – September 29 to September 30, 2016 – Known for their song “La Bamba”
  • David Cook – October 1 to October 2, 2016 – Known for his song “Light On”
  • Wilson Phillips – October 3 to October 4, 2016 -Known for their song “Hold On”
  • Blues Traveler – October 5 to October 6, 2016 – Known for their song “Run Around”
  • Plain White T’s – NEW! October 7 to October 9, 2016 – Known for their song “Hey There Delilah”
  • 38 Special – October 10 to October 11, 2016 – Known for their song “Hold On Loosely”
  • Jeffrey Osborne – NEW! October 12 to October 13, 2016 – Known for his song “On the Wings of Love”
  • Tiffany – October 14 to October 16, 2016 – Known for her song “I Think We’re Alone Now”
  • Dennis DeYoung: The Music of STYX – October 17 to October 19, 2016 – Known for the song “Come Sail Away”
  • Christopher Cross – October 20 to October 21, 2016 – Known for his song “Sailing”
  • Toad the Wet Sprocket – NEW! – October 22 to October 23, 2016 – Known for their song “All I Want”
  • Chaka Khan – October 24 to October 25, 2016 – Known for her song “I’m Every Woman”
  • Billy Ocean – October 26 to October 27, 2016 – Known for his song “Caribbean Queen”
  • Living Colour – NEW! October 28 to October 29, 2016 – Known for their song “Cult of Personality”
  • Hanson – October 30 to November 1, 2016 – Known for their song “Get The Girl Back”
  • Soul Asylum – NEW! November 2 to November 3, 2016 – Known for their song “Runaway Train”
  • Delta Rae – NEW! November 4 to November 6, 2016 – Known for their song “Run”
  • Boyz II Men – November 7 to November 9, 2016 – Known for their song “End of the Road”
  • Sister Hazel – November 10 to November 11, 2016 – Known for their song “All for You”
  • Big Bad Voodoo Daddy – November 12 to November 14, 2016 – Known for their song “Go Daddy-O”

2016 International Food and Wine Festival

Buy your  Epcot® Park tickets here.

Call (407) 939-3378 to Eat to the Beat Concert Series Dinner Package — starting from $39/adult, available daily during the 2016 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival.  Advanced reservations are highly recommended as these events fill up quickly. Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.

 

Know Before You Go

  • Marketplaces are open daily from September 14 to November 14, 2016.
  • Epcot admission is required. Buy your  Epcot® Park tickets here.
  • Marketplace food and beverage samples require a separate purchase.
  • Alcohol will only be served to Guests 21 and older.
  • Availability for some marketplace offerings may be limited.
  • Marketplaces subject to closure at any time.
  • All menu items are subject to change without notice.

 

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