Breaking News: Dates Announced for This Year’s Epcot International Festival of the Arts
We here at MickeyBlog have some fantastic news for those planning a Walt Disney World visit in 2018! The dates for this year’s Festival of the Arts have been released and they are as follows: January 18 – February 25, 2019. The Festival of the Arts may be the new kid on the blog as far as Epcot Festivals are concerned but trust us when we say that it is simply not to be missed!
Just take a look at some of the amazing fun you can have:
Disney on Broadway Concert Series – Theater fans will delight in this little taste of Broadway right in the heart of Epcot. During the Festival nightly concerts will be held featuring a who’s who of musical theater talent. There is also a Disney on Broadway dining package where guests can indulge in a meal at one of Epcot’s amazing eateries and then enjoy preferred seating at that evening’s concert. Keep following along with MickeyBlog for a full line-up of this year’s performers.
Community Arts Showcase – But that not all when it comes to music! A community arts showcase also takes place during the festival where you can expect an eclectic line-up of up-and-coming talent!
Festival Food Booths – It wouldn’t be a festival at Epcot without Food! During the Festival of the Arts the theme park plays host to delightful festival eateries celebrating the Culinary Arts and serving up incredible edible works of art! From gorgeous savory dishes to colorful sweet treats you are sure to find something to please all palates!
Family Fun – Each year the festival offers a wide range of activities for the whole family to enjoy. Whether you follow the clues during Figment’s scavenger hunt, snap a photo of you in your own work of art or enjoy the hands-o exhibits, these activities are sure to provide you with even more magical Disney memories.
Incredible Opportunities to See Visual Artists in Action – A highlight of the Festival of the Arts each year is the opportunity to check out amazing works from world-renowned Disney Artists. Each year, a few hand-picked artists will even take up residency at the Festival providing guests with insights into the artistic process!
Workshops, Seminars and Drawing Classes and More! – Whether you are a professional artist or newbie, there will definitely be a seminar or workshop sure to pique your interest. Offerings in year’s past included an Animation Academy lead by some of Disney’s top Animators and a gesture drawing course let by former a Disney animator. Other programs included everything from calligraphy and origami to cake decorating and food styling. What makes these special opportunities even better is that most of them are included in the cost of your Epcot admission!
>So what are you waiting for!? Make 2018 the year you enjoy everything the Epcot International Festival of the Arts has to offer! There are currently fantastic Disney discount packages available for January – February. Simply fill out our form below to receive your FREE, no-obligation quote from MickeyTravels!
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