Feast on first-time culinary events with guest chefs, signature meals and more—at the 2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival!
Gourmet Dreams Come to Life!
Calling all food lovers! The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival has something for every taste bud, featuring fine, unexpected flavors from around the globe. Once again, we’ve chosen the crème de la crème to make this year’s celebration our most spectacular yet!
Discover tempting dishes dreamt up by 5-star chefs and sample delicious treats that are fun for all—from the adventurous eater to the pickiest of palates.
Explore all the additions to the Festival menu of offerings including a tasty new Character dance party, sweet Festival merchandise, savory new acts in the Eat to the Beat Concert Series, a mimosa bar—and, of course, scrumptious new dishes at Global Marketplaces throughout the Park!
New Food to Discover
Epcot chefs have been hard at work to put together a menu of new culinary delights along with returning fan favorites. Here’s a glimpse at a few new exciting offerings. Make sure to check back for full menu listings.
- New Brunswick Slider: Slow-braised Beef Brisket “Pot Roast Style” with Horseradish Cream, Crispy Fried Onions on a Potato Roll with Pickled Vegetables on the side (Located at Hops & Barley Marketplace)
- Butternut Squash Ravioli with Brown Butter Vinaigrette, Parmesan Cheese, and Pumpkin Seeds (Vegetarian) (Located at The Wine & Dine Studio)
- Charred Chimichurri Skirt Steak, smoked Corn Cake with Pickled Vegetable Slaw and Cilantro (Located at Flavors from Fire)
Meet the Chefs
Catch your favorite mealtime maestros in action and send taste buds soaring!
Pack your appetites—we’ve enlisted the epicurean elite to make our 2018 celebration the most spectacular yet. Feast on mouthwatering culinary events featuring a host of celebrity chefs and personalities appearing for the very first time:
- Brian Collaro
- Dan Pashman
- John Rivers
- Juliana Evans
- Justin Wangler
- Mike Kravanis
- Mike Ward
- Richard Blais
- Sheldon Simeon
- Tiffani Thiessen
Eat to the Beat Concert Series
Bust a move as we introduce Festival first-timers to our lineup of musical acts!
The stars are out… and lighting up the stage! Check out the latest additions to the Eat to the Beat Concert Series:
September 4 to September 5, 2018
Known for their songs “I Can Only Imagine” and “Dear Younger Me”
September 6 to September 7, 2018
Known for their songs “Don’t Forget Me (When I’m Gone)” and “Someday”
September 8 to September 9, 2018
Known for his songs “Hills and Valleys” and “When We Pray”
September 12 to September 13, 2018
Known for their songs “Everything You Want” and “You’re A God”
September 22 to September 23, 2018
Known for her songs “The Glamorous Life” and “A Love Bizarre”
Jim Belushi & The Sacred Hearts
October 1 to October 2, 2018
Known for soulful rhythm and blues covers
October 11 to October 12, 2018
Known for his songs “All on My Mind” and “Satisfy Me”
October 13 to October 14, 2018
Known for “Walkin’ on the Sun”
October 15 to October 16, 2018
Known for their songs “Give Me Just One Night (Una Noche)” and “Because of You”
November 1 to November 2, 2018
Known for their songs “She’s With Me” and “Make You Mine”
New Fun for Families
There’s something special at the Festival for every member of your family.
Let your little ones burn off their excess energy at a fun playground designed with them in mind.
Character Dance Party
On Friday and Saturday evenings, kids enjoy an interactive atmosphere where they dance and play along with Disney Characters.
Junior Chef Kitchen presented by Krusteaz®
Children become chefs and get to eat what they make in this family-friendly, complimentary experience every Sunday at the Festival Center.
Remy’s Ratatouille Hide ‘n’ Squeak Scavenger Hunt
Embark on a Ratatouille-inspired adventure where kids of all ages can search for Remy on a savory scavenger hunt around the Festival—with Remy hiding in all new locations!
Visit the Festival Center and explore our new offerings for 2018.
Discover a brand new mimosa bar, wine and local beers, select food options and complimentary samples and seminars hosted by Joffrey’s Coffee & Tea Company.
Commemorate your visit and bring the culinary magic home with official event merchandise created just for the 2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival including apparel, home décor, trading pins and more!
Join us for exciting new events—and enhance your Festival experience!
Sunday Brunch with the Chef
Start your day in the most delicious way with a brunch buffet followed by a conversation with a distinguished, culinary television personality including:
- Richard Blais
- Jamie Deen
- Tiffani Thiessen
- Masaharu Morimoto
- Buddy Valastro
- Art Smith
- Geoffrey Zakarian
- Carla Hall
- Alex Guarnaschelli
Food & Beverage Pairing
On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 2:30 PM, learn from top food & beverage industry pros. Best of all—taste the demonstrated dish and beverage pairing!