Exciting news!!! Disney has announced the return of the Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival presented by Chase, to Walt Disney World® Resort September 14 – November 14, 2016. The festival is starting earlier this year adding an additional nine (9) days! Each year foodies around the world unite to enjoy what is believed to be the largest food and wine event of its kind in the world.
Each year the Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival offers culinary events, celebrity chefs, seminars, food & beverage pairings, culinary demonstrations, mixology and beverage seminars, beverage boot camp, cheese seminars, Eat to the Beat music concerts, and more!
Last year the festival celebrated its 20th anniversary with a record 30 global marketplaces featuring 32 marketplace dishes, with 75 cocktails, beers, wines and ciders! Producers from ABC’s “The Chew” taped five episodes of the show before festival guest audiences. More than 60 wineries and 40 breweries from around the world were represented at the various marketplaces.
Stay tuned to Magical DIStractions as we will update you with all of the latest information regarding this year’s schedule of events when the details have been released. The Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival is an event you do not want to miss! I had the pleasure of attending the festival during the 20th anniversary celebration last year and I am already planning my return for this year!
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