We are coming at you with LOTS of BIG NEWS this morning for the 2019 Epcot Food and Wine Festival!!
We’re talking Special Event information (AND BOOKING DATES!), the Eat to the Beat Concert Series lineup and Dining Packages, Seminars and Demonstrations, and MORE for the Festival which will run from August 29 – November 23, 2019!
Let’s dive right in…
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Dates for Events, Demonstrations, and Seminars
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Demonstrations and Seminars
Visit our Low-cost Seminars and Demonstrations page for all the dates and time info for the 2019 Beverage Seminars and 2019 Culinary Demonstrations including pricing, booking info, schedules, and presenters. Mix It, Make It, Celebrate It! Hands-on Workshops will also return for 2019, as will Food & Beverage Pairings.
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Special Events
Special Events will also open for booking on May 15th, 2019, including Party for the Senses!
Party for the Senses
Once again this year, two seating options will be available to choose from.
Sunday Brunch with the Chef
Sunday Brunch with the Chef will return for 2019! A brunch buffet is followed by a Q&A and Meet and Greet with a celebrity chef! Buddy Valastro, Carla Hall, Andrew Zimmern and Cat Cora are just a few of this year’s presenters.
Cheese Seminars are returning with 7 separate seminars focusing on different topics. See the schedule, presenters, and topics — along with booking and pricing info — here!
Dining Events and Pairings
Several special dining and pairing events also open for booking on May 15th such as the Culinary Tour of Japan, Italian Food, Wine vs. Beer Pairing, French Family Meal Traditions, the Mexican Tequila Lunch, and more!
Family Fun at the Epcot Food and Wine Festival
Fun for the whole family will include the return of the popular Candy Sushi at 3:30 and 5:30 daily in Epcot’s The Land pavilion. (Booking information has not yet been released, so stay tuned!)
The Disney du Jour Dance Party will take place DAILY throughout the Festival this year featuring Disney pals!
Fill in your map and find REMY with the return of Remy’s Ratatouille Hide & Squeak Scavenger Hunt!
The Family Play Zone will give the kiddos a chance to play during the Festival at a special spot to enjoy.
Eat to the Beat Concert Series with NEW Acts and Dining Packages
The Eat to the Beat Concert Series lineup still awaits some dates to be filled in, but we’ve got LOTS of new and returning acts to tell you about!
New acts this year include Sawyer Brown, Zach Williams, D’Capella, Kris Allen, Boyce Avenue, and MORE! These performers join returnings artists such as Sheila E, Hanson, Boyz II Men, and others.
You’ll want to know about some changes to concert TIMES this year, in addition to the list of artists.
Concerts will take place on Sundays through Thursdays at 5:30 PM, 6:45 PM, and 8:00 PM. However, on Fridays and Saturdays, concerts will take place at 6:30 PM, 7:45 PM, and 9:00 PM.
And, of course, with the return of Eat to the Beat comes the return of Eat to the Beat Dining Packages! These packages allow guests to dine in their choice of participating Epcot restaurants and enjoy reserved seating for the show. See the full list of restaurants and prices by clicking here!
Are you excited for the 2019 Epcot Food and Wine Festival? Please let us know with a comment!