The Taste of the Epcot International Festival of the Arts Begins January 8th!


It's back! Although it will be a little bit different this year, Epcot is bringing back one of it's annual festivals, which will now be called a Taste of Epcot International Festival of the Arts!


This is Epcot's shortest running festival, which begins on January 8th, 2021 and ends February 22nd!


Take a look below to see what you can expect from this year's festival!


Artistic Eats


Enjoy creative food and drink offerings from various festival booth across Future World and World Showcase! These treats are sure to please your eyes as well as your palate! Food imitates art at this festival and there is a lot to choose from!



The following festival-exclusive booths are available for your tasting pleasure:


  • The Artist's Table (The American Adventure)

  • Citrus Blossom (Showcase Plaza)

  • Cuisine Classique (Germany)

  • Decadent Delights (Promenade Refreshments)

  • The Deconstructed Dish (Showcase Plaza)

  • El Artista Hambriento (Mexico)

  • Goshiki (Japan)

  • Festival Favorites (World Showplace)

  • Painter's Palate (World Showplace)

  • L'Art de la Cuisine Francaise (France)

  • L'Arte di Mangiare (Italy)

  • Masterpiece Kitchen (Canada)

  • Mosaic Canteen (Morocco)

  • The Painted Panda (China)

  • Pop Eats (Showcase Plaza)

  • Vibrante & Vívido – NEW! (Between Morocco & France)


Art for All Ages


There are so many different activities that the whole family can enjoy! One very special activity is the paint-by-number mural! Located in Future World West, guests work together to create a Disney-inspired mural! Each guest gets assigned a paint color and numbers, and paints the corresponding squares on this giant work of art!


Every member of the family can participate in Figment's Brush with the Masters scavenger hunt! Guests can purchase a map for $7.99 at select merchandise locations. Then, head to World Showcase to search for Figment hidden inside different works of art in each pavilion! Once the scavenger hunt is complete, guests can return their map at Disney Traders to receive a fun prize!



Guests can also becomes artists themselves, by participating in the Animation Academy! Located in the American Garden Theatre, guests will receive an artist board, paper and pencil and will be guided by an actual animation artist, to help them draw some of their favorite Disney characters!


Performing Arts Entertainment


The following performing arts entertainment will be available during the festival:

  • Voices of Liberty – The Disney Songbook (America Gardens Theatre)

  • Art Defying Gravity (World Showplace)

  • Epcot Pianist (World Showplace)

  • JAMMitors (Mill Stage in the Canada Pavilion)

  • Visual Art in Performance- 4-day offering, Thursday – Monday (World Showplace)

  • Chalk Art (Future World East)




Become a Part of the Art


Guests can become a part of the art by participating in some one-of-a-kind photo opportunities! There are life-sized versions of famous pieces of art located throughout the park for guests to step into and take some fun, creative photos!



Disney-Inspired Artwork


Guests can also enjoy browsing booths and galleries featuring established and up-and-coming artists! You can even met some of these incredible artists, watch them in action and purchase their art! There are sure to be some amazing piece of art inspired by your favorite Disney characters, attractions, icons and more!



Take part in the magic of this festival yourself by booking a Walt Disney World vacation! Disney if offering several great discounts for 2021 that you don't want to miss!



To take advantage of Disney vacation offers and get a FREE no-obligation quote, contact me today!


Have A Magical Day!

Magic Maker Kristen

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