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Disney World Candlelight Processional Dining Package

Disney World’s Candlelight Processional is a popular event during the holiday season in Epcot. The event happens three times each night at the America Gardens Theater in the American Pavilion.

The Disney World Candlelight Processional

During the event, the Christmas story is told by a celebrity narrator while a 50-piece orchestra and choir (composed of a Disney cast member choir along with an ever-changing group of guest choirs from around the country) accompany the re-telling. The event is held on select nights in November and December. In 2013, the event will occur from November 29 – December 30, 2013.

Disney World Candlelight Processional Dining Package

Because seating for the Candlelight Processional is scarce and first-come, first-served, many guests choose to guarantee their seat by purchasing a Candlelight Processional Dining Package.

This coveted ticket provides guests with a lunch or dinner meal at select Epcot restaurants and guaranteed seating to the popular Candlelight Processional holiday spectacular held at 5:00, 6:45, and 8:15pm. The ticket also includes VIP viewing of IllumiNations, Reflections of Earth — Epcot’s evening fireworks spectacular.

Candlelight Processional Package Dining Times

  • 5:00pm show: Lunch meals will be from 1:45-2:45pm
  • 6:45pm show: Dinner meals will be from 3:30-4:30pm
  • 8:15pm show: Dinner meals will be from 5:00-6:00pm

Candlelight Processional Dining Package Details

The package includes your choice of an appetizer, entree, dessert, and non-alcoholic, non-specialty beverage or 1 full buffet from the chosen restaurant’s menu. As stated above, guests also have access to a special IllumiNations Fireworks viewing area.

Prices exclude tax and gratuity, and park admission is not included.

Candlelight Processional and the Disney Dining Plan
Guests can use the Disney Dining Plan to pay for the packages.

Standard Disney Dining Plan and Deluxe Disney Dining Plan – 2 table service credits per person for any meal/restaurant

Premium Disney Dining Plan and Platinum Disney Dining Plan – 1 table service credit per person for any meal/restaurant

Out-of-Pocket Costs
If you do not choose to use the Disney Dining Plan to pay, the package costs vary based on lunch versus dinner. Lunch packages are less expensive. Here are the details for costs:

Lunch Packages $35.14-$63.89 for Guests 10+, $13.84-$19.16 for Guests 3–9
Dinner Packages $53.24-$74.54 for Guests 10+, $18.10-$29.81 for Guests 3–9

Candlelight Processional (copyright Disney)

Restaurants Included
There are plenty of wonderful restaurants to choose from! To see reviews, click on the links below and scroll to the reviews section.

Biergarten
Lunch – $35.14 Adult $19.16 Child
Dinner – $55.37 Adult $28.75 Child

Nine Dragons
Lunch – $41.53 Adult $13.84 Child
Dinner – $53.74 Adult $18.10 Child

Restaurant Marrakesh
Lunch – $42.59 Adult $14.90 Child
Dinner – $53.24 Adult $18.10 Child

Rose and Crown
Lunch – $46.85 Adult $13.84 Child
Dinner – $59.63 Adult $19.16 Child

Via Napoli
Lunch – $43.66 Adult $14.90 Child
Dinner – $56.44 Adult $19.16 Child

San Angel Inn
Lunch – $51.98 Adult $15.18 Child
Dinner – $65.82 Adult $17.58 Child

Coral Reef
Lunch – $57.50 Adult $14.90 Child
Dinner – $69.22 Adult $19.16 Child

Teppan Edo
Lunch – $63.89 Adult $17.03 Child
Dinner – $74.54 Adult $20.23 Child

Tokyo Dining
Lunch – $63.89 Adult $17.03 Child
Dinner – $74.54 Adult $20.23 Child

Tutto Italia
Lunch – $58.57 Adult $15.97 Child
Dinner – $71.35 Adult $20.23 Child

Chefs de France
Lunch – $59.63 Adult $15.97 Child
Dinner – $74.54 Adult $21.29 Child

Garden Grill *Dinner Only
Dinner – $57.50 Adult $29.81 Child

La Hacienda de San Angel *Dinner Only
Dinner – $69.74 Adult $17.58 Child

Candlelight Processional Narrators

The 2013 Narrator list is subject to change:

• Gary Sinise November 29 – December 1
• Neil Patrick Harris December 2-4
• Ashley Judd December 4-5
• Whoopi Goldberg December 6-7
• Sigourney Weaver December 8-10
• Dennis Haysbert December 11-13
• James Denton December 14-16
• Edward James Olmos December 17-19
• Trace Adkins December 20-22
• Steven Curtis Chapman December 23-25
• Blair Underwood December 26-28
• Amy Grant December 29-30

Book a package starting July 9th, 2013, and start a new family tradition. Call (407) WDW-DINE or (407) 939-3463!