Dates & Details Announced for 2024 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival

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Disney has announced that the 2024 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival, presented by CORKCICLE, will take place at Walt Disney World from August 29 through November 23, 2024.

There’s always something to celebrate in EPCOT’s lively neighborhoods, whether it’s the beauty of nature, exciting discoveries, diverse culture, or delicious food. While the park offers a lot every day, here are some highlights you won’t want to miss at this year’s festival.

Global Marketplaces 

The EPCOT Food & Wine Festival wouldn’t be complete without the delectable FOOD! Food enthusiasts can anticipate the return of numerous mouthwatering favorites.

Once again, the Belgium Global Marketplace offers Belgian waffles with berry compote, whipped cream, or warm chocolate ganache.  

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In Germany, say “guten tag” to Apple Strudel with Vanilla Sauce, while just over the mountain, The Alps will feature Dark Chocolate Fondue with Berries, Pound Cake, and Meringues. 

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Looking for tropical flavors that will whisk you away to paradise? Passionfruit Cheesecake with Toasted Macadamia Nuts will breeze back in the Hawai’i Marketplace! 

Emile’s Fromage Montage also returns in 2024. This fun food stroll encourages guests to sample a variety of delicious cheeses served in inventive ways. Purchase any five cheese dishes from the official Global Marketplaces list in your Festival Passport and make sure to collect a stamp for each dish purchased. Once you’ve collected all five stamps, bring the passport to the specified location for a specialty unique item to enjoy! 

Crave-able Merch 

Disney has given us a sneak peek at some of what you can look forward to during this year’s festival. 

Take home a taste of the fun with magnificent merchandise that keeps the magic alive between visits, featuring beloved friends like Remy from Ratatouille and Mickey Mouse. 

And here’s a fun reveal: Everyone’s favorite purple dragon, Figment, will also be cooking up some fun this fall just in time for the festival. Want to see more? Here are a few more things we have up our chef coat sleeve, including fun drinkware from CORKCICLE. 

CommuniCore Hall  

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As we shared in a recent story, CommuniCore Hall will open on June 10 in the heart of World Celebration.

Once the EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival begins, the new space will add exciting new elements to the festival. Stay tuned for more! 

Eat to the Beat Concert Series, Scavenger Hunts and More 

As evening falls, chart-topping musical acts and Orlando’s top talent will take to the stage as part of the Eat to the Beat Concert Series presented by Florida Blue. Performances will take place nightly in the America Gardens Theatre. Eat to the Beat Dining Packages will also return, ensuring you get a seat for your favorite acts. We’ll have more details soon.  

On the scavenger hunt front, guests can purchase a map (while supplies last) for Remy’s Ratatouille Hide & Squeak and search to find their favorite little chef hidden throughout World Showcase.  

What are you looking forward to most at the 2024 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival? 

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