Epcot International Festival of the Arts will be held Fridays through Mondays from now until Feb. 20, 2017. The event features new art each week and New Food Studios that’ll showcase culinary creations. There will also be performing arts thanks to Disney Theatrical Productions, which will bring an exciting showcase of favorite music and Broadway talent to the America Gardens Theatre stage. Check out our opening day story for more details.
In our original story, we shared a list of experiences planned for Star Wars: Galactic Nights as well as ticket information for the event. Star Wars: Galactic Nights will be held at the park from 7 p.m.-midnight.
Here are some of the other stories we worked on this week.
- First Look at Commemorative Merchandise for Epcot International Festival of the Arts – Being a fan of all things related to Epcot, I can’t wait to attend the Epcot International Festival of the Arts this month. This all-new event is a trifecta of global masterpieces: combining visual, culinary and performing arts for six colorful weekends from January 13 – February 20. I have a first look at commemorative merchandise guests will find during this ultimate cultural celebration.
- Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival Returns March 10 through April 16 with Additional Festival Marketplaces and More – The Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival has been a huge hit with Disneyland Resort, so I’m excited to tell you that this popular culinary celebration is back daily March 10 through April 16!
- Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Dinner at a Walt Disney World Resort Restaurant – What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than surprising your sweetie with an intimate dinner in a Walt Disney World Resort restaurant? Just in case you haven’t made reservations yet, I’ve got a list of a few romantic restaurants that still have availability for February 14 – but hurry, reservations are going fast!
- Additional Disney FASTPASS Locations and New Disney MaxPass Coming to Disneyland Resort – I’m excited to announce further expansion of Disney FASTPASS coming to two of our most popular attractions — Toy Story Mania in Disney California Adventure park and Matterhorn Bobsleds in Disneyland park!
- Get ready to #RockTheDots for Minnie Mouse on National Polka Dot Day, January 22 – Calling all fashionistas! Sunday, January 22, 2017 is National Polka Dot Day, the perfect excuse to celebrate Minnie’s impact on fashion and popular culture. Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort and Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort will honor the signature style of global icon, Minnie Mouse, and you’re invited to join the polka-dotted, mouse-eared fun.
- Star Wars Day at Sea Returns to Disney Cruise Line in Early 2018 on Select Disney Fantasy Sailings – Star Wars Day at Sea will return in early 2018! The epic day at sea will be part of 15 special Disney Fantasy sailings to the Caribbean from January through April.