Exciting news coming out of EPCOT! While the EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival winds down on November 20, and Disney prepares for the EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays from November 26 through December 30, we are now learning the dates for another fantastic EPCOT Festival, the EPCOT International Festival of the Arts for 2022!
EPCOT has been an exciting place to be as new experiences launched on October 1 with Disney World’s 50th Anniversary! You can now experience the new nighttime spectacular, Harmonious located in the World Showcase. Also, located in World Showcase in the France Pavilion is Disney’s newest attraction, Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure. Future World has transitioned to the neighborhoods including World Discovery, World Nature, and World Celebration. In World Discovery, make plans to try the new Space 220 restaurant. Plus, Disney has announced Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind will open sometime in 2022! So, why not add a favorite EPCOT Festival into the mix?!
Disney Parks Blog has announced, “The new year will be here before you know it, so now is the time to plan your visit to the EPCOT International Festival of the Arts debuting January 14! This global celebration of the performing, culinary and visual arts runs through Feb. 21, 2022, as part of The World’s Most Magical Celebration honoring the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World Resort. “
Disney has also shared the great news that the DISNEY ON BROADWAY Concert Series is returning for this year’s festival, where you can see some of your favorite entertainers perform Disney songs live at America Gardens Theatre in World Showcase. Entertainers and scheduled to be announced at a future date!
During the festival, art lovers of all ages can enjoy festival favorites and inspirational experiences, such as:
- Culinary delights from Food Studios around World Showcase
- The Wonderful Walk of Colorful Cuisine – a fun food stroll featuring five delicious sweet and savory treats
- Chalk artist turning walkways into stunning landscapes and portraits with chalk art
- Photo ops where you can step into famous artwork
- A paint-by-number mural
- Figment’s Brush with the Masters scavenger hunt
- Performance and visual artists
- Special festival merchandise
Time to mark those calendars and start making plans for a Walt Disney World getaway for this Disney festival where visual art and culinary art are taken to a new level of excitement! Are you ready to kick off the new year with the EPCOT International Festival of the Arts? We’ll see you there, Disney fans!