Epcot Food and Wine Festival
Posted by admin on Thu, Aug 2, 2012 @ 12 PM
The 2012 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is an annual event celebrating the diversity of food and wine. Attendees will be able to sample offerings from celebrity chefs, go to live cooking demonstrations and live concerts. This is the 17th year of the festival and it takes place September 28th – 12th November which is a record 46 days!
From tasty tapas and refreshing beverages to celebrity chef demonstrations and rock star performances, there’s something to satisfy every taste and interest.
Upon arrival, visit the Festival Welcome Center to pick up your Marketplace Discovery Passport and plan your day. Then, dine your way around the world, attend a cooking demonstration, savor satisfying wines and tap your toes at an exciting outdoor concert.
The festival is open daily from 9 a.m. to p.m. with culinary demos running at 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. and wine or beverage seminars shadowing their food counterparts at 2 p.m., 4 p.m., 6 p.m. It is possible to hit every country’s international marketplace and the four specialty marketplaces, showcasing Desserts and Champagne; Hops and Barley; Brewer’s Collection; and 15 Beers for 15 (Festival) years, in a single day.
Throughout the festival, delight in outstanding food, fun and entertainment. Festival highlights include:
Nearly 30 international food and beverage Marketplaces
Signature dining experiences with celebrated chefs
Party for the Senses—a spectacular tribute to the sensory arts
Culinary demonstrations and wine seminars
The Eat to the Beat concert series, with nightly musical performances from popular hit-makers
The culinary event, just named one of the Best Food and Wine Festivals by the Travel Channel, includes daily Eat to the Beat pop concerts, booths featuring samples of food from around the world and much more.
Most events require ticket fees in addition to theme park admission. Availability is limited for some events. Events may be rescheduled or cancelled at any time.
If you are planning a trip to the fantastic even, why not choose Tuscana Resort as your accommodation. Tuscana Resort is a luxurious Mediterranean-style villa resort located in the heart of Orlando Florida’s best attractions and close to Epcot. For more information visit our website www.tuscanaresort.com
or call 407-787-4800