Category Archives: Flower and Garden Festival

No Scones About It – Review Of The Tea Garden Tour At Epcot

Although the annual Flower and Garden Festival at Epcot is almost over, there is still time to experience the gem that is the English Tea Garden Tour. Whether you are a fan of iced tea, green tea, black tea, or of trying new things, you will absolutely love this tour presented by Twinings of London (and it’s a great price, only $18 per person). The tour begins with a history of the tea company, Twinings. If you†Continue Reading

TMSM Presents: A Complete Guide to EPCOT’s 2017 International Flower & Garden Festival

Yesterday was the first day of Epcot’s International Flower and Garden Festival which runs through May 29, 2017. Every year the festival gets bigger and better with new experiences,concert performances, presentations, tours, family activities and of course new topiaries. Because the festival can be overwhelming to some, we wanted to make sure you had a list of all of the festival’s event and activitie Continue Reading

2017 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Merchandise Announced

The 2017 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival  will be held March 1 to May 29 this year. Last week we shared with you the menus for this year’s Outdoor Kitchens, and today we are excited to share with you this year’s festival merchandise. This year’s artwork from the Disney Design Group features Mickey and Minnie gardening in EPCOT and Figment. Guests will be able to purchase cloth Continue Reading

Menus Released For The 2017 International Flower & Garden Festival

From Pam Brandon, Food Writer, Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. With two new Outdoor Kitchens and delectable eats all around World Showcase Promenade, the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival highlights amazing gardens and topiaries, but tasty food and drink are a big part of the fun. The 90-day festival from March 1-May 29 connects food to its roots w Continue Reading

Garden Rocks Concerts Return To Epcot’s International Flower and Garden Festival

From Charles Stovall, Public Relations Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Once again the America Gardens Theatre will come alive with some of the best music from the 1960s, ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s as the 2017 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival presents the “Garden Rocks” concert series. And, for the first time this year performances are scheduled not just Friday through Sunday, but ev Continue Reading

Flower And Garden Fun Facts #EpcotFresh

The Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival started this week!  It is truly one of the prettiest times to be at Epcot. Here are some fun facts about the festival! The first festival took place in 1994 The original sponsor was Better Homes and Gardens The 2016 festival starts on March 2nd and ends on May 30th It takes over a year to plan (and grow the flowers) and more than 24,000 cast member hours It ta Continue Reading

The 2016 EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival Passport Is Out And Full of Info!

The 2016 EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival Passport is now online, giving us a look at what will be new and available at this year’s festival! Two new topiaries will be joining this year’s brining the festival total up to 17 topiaries. Fresh Food, Fun & Flowers will be located at the park’s Main Entrance and will feature Donald, Daisy, Huey, Dewey and Louie as they help get r Continue Reading

2016 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Dates, Outdoor Kitchen and Concert Information Released!

Disney has confirmed that the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will in fact be two weekends longer than usual this year, running from March 2- May 30 this year. Along with the new dates, additional information about this year’s festival was released that will knock your socks off!  Other new items at this year’s festival include additional bands at the Garden Rocks series, new Outdoor Continue Reading

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Expands to 90 Days in 2016

By Victoria Lim, Managing Editor, Walt Disney World Public Relations at the Disney Parks Blog Allow me to plant the seed for the perfect holiday gift: a spring trip to Walt Disney World Resort for the 23rd Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. It bursts into Epcot on March 2 – May 30, 2016, expanding from 75 days to 90.As you take in the gorgeous creations we have planned for you, nosh on sweet and sa Continue Reading

Bookings Begin July 30 for Premium Events for Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

From Pam Brandon, Disney Parks Food Writer and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. There are more ways than ever to celebrate at the 20th annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival September 25-November 16 – and while plenty of events are included with park admission, we look forward each fall to the over-the-top “premium events.” Get ready to book your reservations when the phone lines open at 7 a.m Continue Reading

Build Your Own Butterfly Garden with Tips from Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Even though the Flower and Garden Festival is over with, you can keep a little bit of the magic going at home! From Eric Darden, Area Manager, Horticulture, Walt Disney World Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. One of my favorite things at Epcot during the International Flower & Garden Festival is the Butterflies on the Go garden in Future World, where you can see up to 10 colorful species of butterfl Continue Reading