Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

The 2018 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival will run from February 28 – May 28, 2018!

2016 Flower and Garden Festival

The Flower and Garden Festival is an absolute highlight of Spring in Walt Disney World! And since 2018 will mark the 25th Anniversary of the Festival, it’s sure to be bigger and better than ever!

Fresh Epcot

Fresh Epcot

In fact, we’ll have all the details you need here on DFB. While we eagerly await more 2018 information, check out the helpful links from the 2017 Flower and Garden Festival below!

2017 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Index

2017 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Booth and Menu Index
2017 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Special Events
2017 Garden Rocks Concert Schedule
Epcot Festival Fans Facebook Page
2016 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Menus and FOOD PHOTOS

How to Book Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Events

Many Epcot Flower and Garden Events are free with your Epcot Admission and require no advance booking. For more details on available events that do require a fee and advance booking, please see our Special Events page.

2018 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Coverage

  • News! Dates Announced for the 2018 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival
  • Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Outdoor Kitchens

    Outdoor Kitchens will be set up on the Promenade around Epcot’s World Showcase Lagoon. The Outdoor Kitchens are similar to the Marketplace Booths for the Epcot Food and Wine Festival in that they provide enhanced food offerings to guests at the Flower and Garden Festival.

    So far, Disney has announced that there will once again be 15 Outdoor Kitchens in 2018. Stay tuned to the Disney Food Blog Newsletter for all the details!

    Bauernmarkt Booth

    Bauernmarkt Booth

    In the meantime, click here to see the menus AND photos of all the food from the 2017 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival!

    Antipasto at Primavera Kitchen

    Antipasto at Primavera Kitchen

    Twinings® Green Tea Berry Mint Julep (Non-Alcoholic)

    Twinings® Green Tea Berry Mint Julep (Non-Alcoholic)

    Kir Imperial and Alsatian Tart

    Kir Imperial and Alsatian Tart

    Beijing-Style Candied Strawberries Return to the Lotus House

    Beijing-Style Candied Strawberries Return to the Lotus House

    The Garden Passport will be available to help you locate all the Outdoor Kitchens and keep track of everything you eat as a free souvenir!

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Passport

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Passport

    The Passports also provide information on all the daily ins-and-outs of the Festival.

    Garden Rocks Concert Series

    In 2017, the popular Garden Rocks Concert Series expanded to four days each week from the previous weekends-only concerts offered in prior years. These concerts are free with Epcot admission, and typically take place three times per evening. Garden Rocks Dining Packages will also return for 2018.

    Check out the full 2017 Garden Rocks Concert Series lineup here to get an idea of some of the acts that may return for 2018!

    Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Special Events

    The following information is a brief overview of a few of the Special Events for the 2017 Flower and Garden Festival. Check out the 2017 Flower and Garden Special Events Page to learn more details regarding the sorts of offerings you may expect for 2018.

    Garden Rocks Dining Packages will return for 2018! Similar to the Eat to the Beat Dining Packages for the Epcot Food and Wine Festival, guests who book these events have guaranteed seating a Garden Rocks Concert in the evening.

    Two Tea Garden Tours will be offered in 2018, and they will take place once again in the UK Pavilion.

    UK Tea Garden

    UK Tea Garden

    New last year, the Royal Tea Garden Tour offered tea connoisseurs an opportunity to learn more about the plants and blooms that go into making their favorite cuppa.

    Royal Tea Garden Tour

    Royal Tea Garden Tour

    The tour, which took place daily at 9:30AM, included a tea and scone sampling. The price was $15, and guests called 407-WDW-TOUR to book. We will update the 2018 details here as they become available.

    Assorted Scones

    Assorted Scones

    Guests could also still enjoy the complimentary English Tea Garden Tour as well. Tours took place Monday — Thursday at 3:30PM and 5:00PM, with sign up for the tour taking place inside The Tea Caddy (space was limited).

    English Tea Garden Tour

    English Tea Garden Tour

    The Gardens of the World Tour is a more extensive offering, giving guests the opportunity to explore the landscaping around Epcot — including some of the Festival’s signature displays — with the guidance of a Disney Horticulturist during the 3-hour tour (9:00 AM to Noon). You’ll even take home a few tricks you can use in your own home garden!

    Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Welcome Center

    The Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Center is located in Future World. For the first time in 2017, the event’s Festival Center extended operating hours from the opening Wednesday through Sunday of the Festival.

    Festival Center During the Epcot Food and Wine Festival

    Festival Center During the Epcot Food and Wine Festival

    Throughout the rest of the festival, the center was open each Friday through Sunday only, and offered FREE gardening seminars and workshops.

    More Flower and Garden Festival Fun

    Free with Epcot Admission

    The Festival, including all Gardening Programs and Exhibits, is included in regular Epcot admission.

    And, of course, the gorgeous Disney Character Topiaries all around the park enhance everyone’s visit to Epcot!

    Beauty and the Beast Topiary

    Beauty and the Beast Topiary

    Lady and the Tramp Topiary

    Lady and the Tramp Topiary

    Bromeliad Dragon Topiary

    Bromeliad Dragon Topiary

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Passport

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Passport

    The Festival Passport will let you know where to find them all!

    Get Your Flower and Garden Passport Ready!

    Get Your Flower and Garden Passport Ready!

    Festival Merchandise

    A full range of Festival merchandise will be available to commemorate your visit to the Epcot Flower and Garden Festival. Look for items including apparel, glassware, kitchenware and magnets all bearing logos of the Festival and its attractions. (Look for gardening gear and upscale collections as well, including designer handbags.)

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Merchandise

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Merchandise

    Here is a glimpse at a few of the pieces from 2017.

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Merchandise

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Merchandise

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Merchandise

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Merchandise

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Merchandise

    2017 Flower and Garden Festival Merchandise

    We can’t wait to share all the details for the 2018 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival here! Be sure to join our DFB Newsletter to get the most up-to-date information FIRST!