2024 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts Dates Announced!
Art enthusiasts can begin their new year with a splash of color and creativity at the 2024 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts, running from January 12 through February 19. This inspiring event showcases an array of visual, culinary, and performing arts in Disney’s unique style.
Disney on Broadway Concert Series
Broadway’s shining stars descend on Walt Disney World as the DISNEY ON BROADWAY Concert Series makes its grand return to EPCOT. With three daily shows throughout the festival, visitors will be treated to performances by renowned artists such as Caissie Levy, Patti Murin, Heidi Blickenstaff, and Gavin Lee, among others.
- Caissie Levy and Patti Murin (“Frozen”): Jan. 12, 14, 15, 18, 20, 22, 23
- Heidi Blickenstaff (“Freaky Friday” and “The Little Mermaid”) and Gavin Lee (“Mary Poppins” and “Beauty and the Beast”): Jan. 13, 16, 17, 19, 21, 24
- Ashley Brown (“Mary Poppins” and “Beauty and the Beast”) and L. Steven Taylor (“The Lion King”): Jan. 26, 28 and 29; Feb. 1, 3, 5 and 6
- Kissy Simmons (“The Lion King”) and Josh Strickland (“Tarzan”): Jan. 27, 30, 31; Feb. 2, 4, 7 and 8
- Mandy Gonzalez (“Aida”) and Michael James Scott (“Aladdin” and “Tarzan”): Feb. 9, 11, 12, 15, 18, 19
- Bradley Gibson (“Hercules” and “The Lion King”) and Shoba Narayan (“Aladdin”): Feb. 10, 13, 14, 16, 17, 19 *
To secure priority seating for your favorite performances, consider grabbing one of the DISNEY ON BROADWAY Dining Packages that go on sale on December 19th. These packages offer guaranteed seating to the show and lunch or dinner at one of EPCOT’s most spectacular restaurants.
Food and Drink
Over 15 Food Studios scattered across EPCOT offer a blend of tantalizing flavors with an artistic twist. From new dishes and drinks to returning favorites like the Rainbow Cake at Figment’s Inspiration Station and the Red Wine-braised Beef Short Rib at Pastoral Palate, there’s something to satiate every palate.
The festival offers numerous opportunities for guests to partake in the creative process. Attend daily drawing classes at Animation Academy or contribute to a larger-than-life mural at Expression Section: A Paint by Numbers Mural. Younger guests can create chalk masterpieces at Kid’s Chalk Art, held daily on the bridge to World Showcase Plaza.
Adding to the immersive experience, the Disney PhotoPass Service offers limited-time Magic Shots crafted especially for this colorful celebration.
Visual Arts and Merchandise
Visiting galleries and meeting the artists behind imaginative works is an integral part of the festival experience. With new and returning favorites part of this year’s lineup, ArtfulEPCOT.com is the go-to source for the latest news.
Children can engage in Figment’s Brush with the Master’s Scavenger Hunt, a fun-filled journey throughout World Showcase that teaches them about art. To participate, purchase a map and stickers at Creations Shop, Port of Entry, or World Traveler and search for Figment-themed picture frames inspired by famous artworks at each World Showcase pavilion.
The 2024 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts promises to be an unforgettable celebration of creativity and imagination, making it a must-visit event for art lovers of all ages.