2024 EPCOT Food & Wine Festival Dates Announced

Food and Wine

Walt Disney World has officially unveiled the schedule for the eagerly awaited 2024 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival. This event is a highlight for aficionados of gourmet food and exquisite wines, offering a rich array of culinary experiences against the backdrop of EPCOT’s global charm. In this comprehensive guide, we provide essential details, including key dates, festival highlights, and expert tips to enhance your festival experience.

2024 EPCOT Food & Wine Festival Dates

The festival is set to delight guests from August 29 to November 23, 2024. Spanning nearly three months, the event grants visitors ample opportunity to savor an extensive selection of international cuisines and beverages meticulously prepared and presented throughout the park.


August 29th, 2024


November 23rd, 2024

What to Expect

At the heart of the festival are the Global Marketplaces, featuring an assortment of international dishes and drinks. These booths, spread across EPCOT, allow guests to embark on a gastronomic tour around the globe, sampling authentic flavors from various countries. Key components of the festival also include:

  • Global Marketplaces: Disney’s famous outdoor kitchens will make a return featuring cuisine from around the world.
  • CommuniCore Hall: This festival will be the first to take advantage of the newly renovated space in the center of the park, including CommuniCore Hall & Plaza. It will be very interesting to see how Disney incorporates the festival in these new spaces.
  • Eat to the Beat Concert Series: Enjoy live music performances spanning diverse genres, complementing the culinary exploration.
  • Eat to the Beat Dining Packages: Enjoy a delightful dining experience at one of EPCOT’s top restaurants with the added perk of guaranteed concert seating on the same day.
  • Special Themed Activities: Join in unique festival events such as Remy’s Ratatouille Hide & Squeak scavenger hunt and Emile’s Fromage Montage, celebrating the joy of cheese.


The 2024 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival invites guests to celebrate the diversity of flavors from around the world, paired with unparalleled entertainment and educational opportunities. Whether you are a seasoned gourmand or a casual enthusiast eager to explore international cuisines, this festival promises a memorable adventure at Walt Disney World. Mark your calendars for this extraordinary culinary celebration.

As always, stay tuned to the DVC Shop blog for all the latest developments for Disney theme parks and all the information you could ever need about the Disney Vacation Club resorts.

Written by

Rachel Van Norman

Contributing Writer

Rachel fell deeply in love with all things Disney as a little girl. Now as a wife and a mother herself, she shares this Disney obsession with her son and everyone around her. From her love of princesses to eating all the Disney food, Rachel spends her time radiating Disney magic and keeping everyone up to date on Disney news.

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