Tag Archives: International Flower and Garden Festival

Menus Released For The 2017 International Flower & Garden Festival

Menus Released For The 2017 International Flower & Garden Festival 1 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

Garden Rocks Concerts Return To Epcot's International Flower and Garden Festival 6 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

Flower And Garden Fun Facts #EpcotFresh 8 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

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

Build Your Own Butterfly Garden with Tips from Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival 9 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

Celebrate Earth Day at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Celebrate Earth Day at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival 29 From Victoria Lim, Managing Editor, Walt Disney World Public Relations and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. The natural beauty of Mother Nature + Disney magic = a perfect place to celebrate Earth Day. Of course, you can find it at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. We think Earth deserves a whole (extended) weekend! We’ve got lots of ways to appreciate and celebrate with activities, discover Continue Reading

Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Topiaries Galore

Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Topiaries Galore 30 Many of you may know that the Flower and Garden Festival, over in Epcot, has finally begun. There are so many beautiful topiaries this year! I’m going to share with you guys my top 5 favorites! 5- Cinderella and Prince Charming: Something about this topiary is just simply beautiful. It may look simple, but it is just plain gorgeous! I love how it’s the two of them dancing with a beautiful background! It’s a Continue Reading

Two New Culinary Favorites at This Year’s Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Two New Culinary Favorites at This Year’s Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival 31 From Pam Brandon, Disney Parks Food Writer and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. What fun to make our rounds on the World Showcase Promenade and taste all the new creations from Executive Chef Gregg Hannon and his team at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. We love the blooms, but the food gets most of our attention. Chef Gregg agreed to share two brand-new recipes this year, one savory, one sweet Continue Reading

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Performers: Jon Secada

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Performers: Jon Secada 32 From Russ J. Stacey, Writer, Yellow Shoes Creative Group and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Take one look at Jon Secada’s résumé and it’s no wonder he’s been so successful. One of the first Latin crossover stars, he’s a Grammy winner who’s sold over 20 million records. Also an accomplished performer, songwriter and producer, Jon’s starred on the Broadway stage and has collaborated with some of the Continue Reading

Food Vies with Flowers at Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Food Vies with Flowers at Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival 33 From Pam Brandon, Disney Parks Food Writer and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. For some of us, the Outdoor Kitchens are our first destination at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival, 74 days to munch and learn from March 4-May 17. It’s the third year for the Outdoor Kitchens around World Showcase Lagoon, and the garden- and spring-inspired tapas-sized food and beverages just get more and more in Continue Reading

First Look at New Products Coming to 2015 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival at Epcot

First Look at New Products Coming to 2015 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival at Epcot 34 From our friend, Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. We are about a month away from the start of the 2015 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival at Epcot. Since winter weather blankets most of North America, I figured a look ahead to spring was a perfect idea. I recently dug up details about new items guests will see starting March 4 when this annual fes Continue Reading

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Concert Series Information Released!

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Concert Series Information Released! 35 Epcot has released their Flower and Garden Festival concert line up! They have also changed the series name from the Flower Power Series to the Garden Rocks Concert series. Eleven bands will perform on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights from March 4-May 17, 2015 at 5:30, 6:45 and 8:00 p.m in the America Gardens Theatre. Concerts are included with park admission. Here is this year’s lineup (subject to change with Continue Reading