It’s that time of year again! The much-anticipated EPCOT® International Food & Wine Festival has returned to the Walt Disney World Resort. This fan-favorite has lots in store for groups and individuals alike. When planning your itinerary for your next meeting or event, don’t forget to allow for some time to enjoy the Disney Parks. The EPCOT® International Food & Wine Festival is the perfect opportunity for groups to connect and attendees to spend time with their families. Keep reading to get some inspiration for your next pre- or post- meeting excursion!

Culinary Adventures

Take a flavorful journey around the World Showplace with your team! With over 25 Global Marketplaces, try new flavors while also enjoying returning favorites. Plus, later this fall, four new Global Marketplaces will open during the Disney100 celebration at EPCOT, commemorating The Walt Disney Company’s 100 year milestone anniversary. There’s always something to look forward to at the festival!

Wine & Wedge – available September 22

Italy- Lemon Ricotta Cheesecake


Enjoy live music at the America Gardens Theatre at the American Adventure Pavilion. The 2023 Eat to the Beat Concert Series lineup has been announced. These talented entertain guests with classics and new favorites three times daily! Rock out with your family or team all week long! Make it an evening to remember by enjoying a delicious meal at a select EPCOT® restaurant and then guaranteed seating at the concert with an Eat to the Beat Dining Package. Learn more about booking this exclusive opportunity.

Fun for Everyone

Meeting at Walt Disney World means that you don’t need to choose between work and family. Your family will enjoy the many offerings across EPCOT during the festival, including Remy’s Ratatouille Hide & Squeak Scavenger Hunt- a Remy inspired scavenger hunt and Emile’s Fromage Montage, where you can sample a variety of unique cheeses and earn a special treat.


Celebrate Disney100 at EPCOT

In addition to the exciting festival offerings, a magical celebration arrives at EPCOT starting September 22! From photo opportunities to character greetings, as well as a sparkling Spaceship Earth, the celebration marks a century of magic and innovation. Click here to learn more about the exclusive opportunities to celebrate Disney100 during your stay at the Walt Disney World Resort.

Whether you choose to spend the day at EPCOT or simply an evening after a full day of meetings, be sure to partake in the limited-time offerings of the festival! Share your photos and videos during your meeting at Walt Disney World Resort and share with us on social media using #DisneyMeetingsAndEvents.  

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