The 2013 Epcot Food and Wine Festival will be held September 27 – November 11, 2013.
This will be the 18th year for this fantastic festival of flavors. Guests can enjoy more than 25 marketplaces from around the world, culinary and beverage demonstration, celebrity chefs and special events. Information for this is just starting to come out.
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Marketplace Booths
One of the most anticipated announcements is of the marketplace booths and menus. We now have them! Check out the FULL menus on our post about the 2013 Epcot Food and Wine Festival menus and booths!
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Culinary Demonstrations, Wine Seminars and Mixology
There are a variety of culinary demonstrations, wine and beverage seminars and mixology classes that take place daily at the Festival Welcome Center. They are low-cost activities hosted by people in the industry, including some of your favorite celebrity chefs. This year the culinary demonstrations, and wine and beverage seminars will cost $14. The mixology seminars are $15.
Discounted pricing is available to Tables in Wonderland members, Annual Passholders, Disney Vacation Club members and Golden Oak residents. Culinary demonstrations and beverage seminars will be $12 and mixology seminars $13 for Monday – Thursday events. To receive special pricing tickets must be purchased via phone.
2013 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Special Events
From sweet to savory, there is a special event for everyone. Many fan favorites are returning including Sweet Sundays, Culinary Adventures in Signature Dining, Mexican Tequila Lunch and Party for the Senses. There are a few new ones debuting this year too! New for 2013, Scotland: Land of Food and Drink, Spirits Confidential, Parisian Breakfast and The “Hibachi” Experience. For a complete list of special events, check out our 2013 Epcot Food and Wine Festival special events page.
Eat to the Beat Concert Series
Sep. 27 – 29: Starship starring Mickey Thomas
Sep. 30 – Oct. 1: The Go-Go’s *NEW
Oct. 2 – 4: Air Supply
Oct. 5 -6: Sister Hazel
Oct. 7 – 9: Sugar Ray
Oct. 10 – 11: Edwin McCain *NEW
Oct. 12 – 13: The Manhattan Transfer *NEW
Oct. 14 – 15: Wilson Phillips
Oct. 16 – 17: Pointer Sisters
Oct. 18 – 20: Night Ranger
Oct. 21 – 23: Boys II Men
Oct. 24 – 25: Survivor
Oct. 26 – 27: 38 Special
Oct. 28 – 30: Smash Mouth
Oct. 31 – Nov. 1: Spin Doctors *NEW
Nov. 2 – 3: Christopher Cross *NEW
Nov. 4 -5: Hanson
Nov. 6 – 8: Dennis DeYoung (original member of Styx)
Nov. 9 – 11: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
runDisney Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend
As of Tuesday, May 14, 2013 the Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon was sold out! The Mickey’s Jingle Jungle 5K, runDisney Kids Races, Disney Wine & Dine Pre-Race Taste Party and Finish Line Party are still available.
2013 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Highlights
Eat to the Beat Concert Series
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Marketplace booths and menus
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Special Events
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Culinary Demonstrations
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Wine and Beverage Seminars
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Mixology Seminars
runDisney Wine and Dine Half Marathon
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Facebook Page
Check out the events from the 2012 Epcot Food and Wine Festival