The 2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival will be held an extra week again! The festival will take place Friday, September 25 – Monday, November 16, 2015.
This will be the 20th year of this delicious Disney festival. Every year guests can enjoy more than 25 marketplace booths from around the world, culinary and beverage demonstrations, celebrity chefs and special dining events. We’ll be posting everything here as it becomes available.
2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival News
Though not technically part of the Epcot Food and Wine Festival, the Swan and Dolphin Food and Wine Classic does take place during the festivities at their resort. Tickets for the event, taking place October 30 and 31, are now available! Take a look at our review of last year’s event!
Also taking place during the Epcot Food and Wine Festival dates is Food and Wine Weekends at Waldorf Astoria Orlando. The events take place every weekend from Sep. 25 through Nov. 15, 2015. Take a look at the events for this year and our review of last year’s events!
Epcot Food and Wine Festival Marketplace Booths
Once of the most highly anticipated announcements is the Marketplace booths and menus. Disney has just released the fantastic menus for the 2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival! Take a look here at them here!
The booths include – Africa, Australia, Belgium, Block and Hans, Brazil, Brewer’s Collection, Canada, China, Craft Beers, Desserts and Champagne, Farm Fresh, France, Germany, Greece, Hawai’i, Hops and Barley, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Patagonia, Poland, Scotland, and South Korea.
Unfortunately, Singapore and Puerto Rico are not returning. However, after several years Dominican Republic is back!
NEW! – Cheese Studio, Chew Lab, Sustainable Chew, and Wine Studio.
Eat to Beat Concert Series
Every night during the 53-day festival, popular bands from the 70s to today take the stage in the American Gardens Theatre for the Eat to the Beat Concert Series. The free concerts are included in the price of park admission. They take place at 5:30 pm, 6:45 pm and 8 pm. Here is the 2015 Eat to the Beat Concert Series lineup.
Culinary Demonstration, Wine and Beverage Seminars and Mixology Seminars
There are a variety of culinary demonstrations, beverage seminars and mixology classes that take place daily at the Festival Center. They are low-cost activities hosted by people in the industry, including some of your favorite celebrity chefs.
Tables in Wonderland, Annual Passholders, DVC members and Golden Oak residents can begin booking the seminars and demonstrations – Culinary Demonstrations, Wine and Beverage Seminars, and Mixology Seminars starting July 24 at 9 am ET. These guests will also receive a $2 discount on these for demonstrations and seminars that take place Monday – Thursday.
All other guests, and all other events can be booked beginning July 30 at 7 am ET. To book, call (407) WDW-FEST. Demonstrations and Seminars can be booked online at epcotfoodfestival.com. All others must be booked via phone.
Culinary Demonstrations will be at 1 pm, 3 pm and 5 pm. Cost will be $15.
Beverage Seminars will be at 12 pm, 2 pm (on Fridays and Saturdays only) and 4 pm. Cost will be $15.
Mixology Seminars will be at 6 pm and cost $15.
Special Dining Events
Special dining events includes a variety of culinary adventures including Party for the Senses (a fan favorite), Food and Wine Pairings and other dining experiences. For a look at the events, dates and times, visit our 2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Special Events page.
There are a few no-cost events that all guests visiting Epcot can enjoy. Some of them, include From Bean to the Bar (history of Ghirardelli Chocolate), Back to Basics, and Book and Bottle Signings. Check out our 2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival No-cost Events page for all the details.
DiningatDisney.com Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Dining Guide
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2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Planning Information
2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Special Events
2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Culinary Demonstrations
2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Beverage Seminars
2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Mixology Seminars
2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival No-Cost Events
Eat to the Beat Concert Series
2015 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Sneak Preview
Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend
Food and Wine Weekends at Waldorf Astoria Orlando
2015 Swan and Dolphin Food and Wine Classic
2014 Epcot Food and Wine Festival Reviews