2024 EPCOT Festival of the Arts – Everything You Should Know
Experience the enchanting fusion of art and gastronomy at the 2024 EPCOT Festival of the Arts, a celebration that unfolds its magic from January 12th to February 19th, 2024. Immerse yourself in a world where Culinary, Visual, and Performing Arts come together to create a mesmerizing tapestry of flavors, sights, and sounds.
Here is a list of all the events with a short description. Enjoy!
Culinary Arts: A Symphony of Flavors
Delight your taste buds at the Food Studios, where culinary artisans showcase their prowess through unique and visually stunning dishes. These standalone marketplace booths offer an array of enhanced food options, each carefully crafted to align with the artistic theme of the Festival.
The Artist’s Table
Indulge in culinary masterpieces like Smoked Duck and Dumplings, featuring smoked duck breast, ricotta dumplings, baby vegetables, and duck jus. Sweeten your experience with the Hummingbird Cake, a banana and pecan delight dipped in cream cheese icing with caramel sauce and warm pineapple compote. Quench your thirst with innovative beverages, including the Wicked Weed Pineapple Daydream IPA and the Brew Hub Jazzberry Wheat Jam Ale.
The Craftsman’s Courtyard
Embark on a culinary journey with Grilled Pork Belly, salsa verde, broccoli rabe, pickled peppers, and raclette cheese on grilled sourdough. For steak enthusiasts, the Grilled Marinated Skirt Steak offers caramelized onions, mushrooms, blue cheese fondue, and arugula on a grilled French roll. Pair these delectable dishes with the rich flavors of BrewDog Jet Black Heart Nitro Oatmeal Stout or a refreshing Coffee Old Fashioned Cocktail.
Savor the elegance of Beef Wellington, featuring mushroom duxelles, prosciutto, and puff pastry with red wine demi-glace. Explore the flavors of the sea with Cast Iron-roasted P.E.I. mussels accompanied by sautéed tomatoes, garlic, and fresh herbs. Complement your meal with the Gulf Stream Brewing Company Sum of All Colors IPA or a glass of Tesselaarsdal Pinot Noir.
Indulge your sweet tooth with the Neapolitan Dessert Trio, a delightful combination of chocolate tart, vanilla bean cheesecake, and strawberry mousse. Accompany your dessert journey with the 3 Daughters Brewing Strawberry Blonde Nitro or the Espresso Martini featuring Boyd & Blair Potato Vodka. Don’t miss out on the vibrant Beer Flight experience.
The Deconstructed Dish
Experience culinary artistry with the Deconstructed BLT, featuring pork belly, onion bread pudding, watercress espuma, and tomato jam. Indulge in the whimsical Deconstructed Key Lime Pie, a flexible Key Lime Curd, “Key Lime” Mousse, Graham Cracker Cake, and Meringues. Refresh yourself with the innovative Deconstructed Strawberry Mint Julep or the Wicked Weed Brewing Blank Canvas Belgian Blonde Witbier.
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El Artista Hambriento (The Hungry Artist)
Embark on a culinary adventure with Carne Asada, a chipotle-marinated beef sirloin accompanied by grilled queso fresco, Nopales salad with queso fresco foam, and chicharron dust. Dive into the flavors of the sea with the Tostada de Langosta, featuring chilled lobster, chipotle aioli, onions, mango, and guacamole on a fried corn tortilla. Quench your thirst with Mexican Craft Beer or the vibrant Rubí Delicioso Margarita.
Figment’s Inspiration Station at The Odyssey
Celebrate the wonderful world of colors with a Blueberry-filled Pastry Tart and a Rainbow Cake with freeze-dried SKITTLES bite-sized candies. Complete your experience with a Figment Premium Popcorn Bucket filled with Rainbow Popcorn. Quench your thirst with the Grape Smoothie featuring freeze-dried SKITTLES bite-sized candies or explore the Rainbow Beer Flight.
Goshiki — Japan
Indulge in the Wagyu Bun, a steamed bun filled with American wagyu beef served with green shiso sauce. Experience the artistry of Sushi Donut, featuring salmon, tuna, shrimp, cucumber, and sesame seed over a decorated plate of wasabi aioli, sriracha aioli, and eel sauce. Explore the sweet side of Japan with Ichigo Mochi – Daifuku, a mochi filled with fresh strawberry, sweet azuki bean paste, and white chocolate. Quench your thirst with the Murasaki Blueberry Drink or the Mikan Orange IPA.
Immerse yourself in culinary landscapes with dishes like Verjus-roasted Beets with goat cheese, petite lettuce, blackberry gastrique, and spiced pecans. Explore the Wild Mushroom Risotto with truffle shavings and zinfandel reduction. Sip on refreshing beverages like Whole Hog Brewery Raspberry Chéret Double Radler or Schlumberger Cuvée Klimt Brut.
L’Art de la Cuisine Francaise – France
Experience French culinary artistry with Crème de Brie en Petit Pain, warm creamy brie in a house-made bread bowl. Dive into the flavors of Saumon Fumé Mousse et Aspic, Blini et Fromage de Chevre, featuring salmon mousse, smoked salmon, dill, and flaxseed biscuit. Indulge in the Vol-au-Vent de Saumon et Epinards, Sauce Chardonnay, a puff pastry with salmon, spinach, and a chardonnay-shallot sauce. Conclude your French gastronomic journey with the Molten Valrhona chocolate cake, hazelnut crunch, and mango-raspberry coulis. A must see at the 2024 EPCOT Festival of the Arts.
L’Arte di Mangiare — Italy
Savor Italian delights with Mozzarella Fritta, flash-fried breaded fresh mozzarella with artist palette condiments. Delight in the Conchiglie Ripiene, baked stuffed conchiglie pasta with beef, ricotta, peas, pomodoro, and creamy sauce. Conclude your Italian feast with the Torta Ricotta di Cioccolata, a chocolate cheesecake with whipped cream. Quench your thirst with Peroni Pilsner or enjoy the Langhe Nebbiolo.
The Painted Panda — China
Experience the charm of Chinese art with General Tso’s Chicken Shumai and Char Siu Pork Bun. Delight in the Sesame Balls with red bean paste and savor the flavors of the Black and White Bubble Tea with black tea, milk, chocolate, and black & white boba pearls. Explore the Silk River Hard Lemonade with vodka, lavender-coconut syrup, and lemonade, or indulge in the Butterfly Blue cocktail infused with butterfly pea flower, vodka, light rum, lychee syrup, and magic boba pearls.
Dive into rustic flavors with Red Wine-braised Beef Short Rib, parsnip purée, broccolini, baby tomatoes, and balsamic glaze. Satisfy your sweet cravings with the Black Forest Cake, featuring chocolate mousse with morello cherries and chantilly cream. Quench your thirst with the 3 Daughters Brewing Rosé Hard Cider or the 81Bay Brewing Co. Rosé Blonde Ale.
Celebrate pop culture with Shrimp Ceviche, lime mint foam, and avocado purée. Savor the Tomato Soup with grilled cheese, featuring aged cheddar, bacon, and a house-made multi-grain cracker. End your culinary journey with Almond Frangipane Cake layered with raspberry jam and Belgian chocolate. Refresh your palate with the Blue Sky Black Cherry Boba Freeze or the #RainbowSherbetGlitterDreamAle.
Vibrante & Vívido Food Studio — Mexico
Immerse yourself in vibrant Mexican flavors with Passion Fruit Margarita, featuring passion fruit, sweet and sour mix, and tequila. Savor the Short Rib Tostada, featuring braised short rib, roasted corn, guajillo purée, and queso fresco. Conclude your Mexican feast with the Chocolate Taco, a chocolate-covered candy shell filled with Mexican chocolate mousse with a touch of chile and sea salt.
Visual Arts: A Panorama of Creativity
As you indulge in the culinary delights, immerse yourself in the visual feast that surrounds you. Stroll through the World Showcase and Future World, where art comes to life in every form – from traditional masterpieces to contemporary creations.
Expression Section: Showcase of Imagination
Discover the Expression Section, where Disney and visiting artists unleash their creativity. Witness live art demonstrations, engage with the artists, and purchase their original pieces to bring a piece of the Festival home.
Festival Markets: Artisanal Treasures
Explore Festival Markets featuring unique art and crafts created by talented artisans. From handmade jewelry to intricate sculptures, these marketplaces offer a diverse range of artistic expressions at the 2024 EPCOT Festival of the Arts.
Unleash your inner artist at the Animation Academy, where Disney artists guide you through the process of drawing beloved characters. Take home your masterpiece and cherish the memories of your artistic adventure.
Visual Art Galleries
Marvel at the Visual Art Galleries, showcasing stunning works from renowned artists. From classic paintings to contemporary sculptures, these galleries provide an immersive experience for art enthusiasts.
Admire the mesmerizing Chalk Art displays adorning the pavements. Talented artists use vibrant chalk to create intricate masterpieces, transforming EPCOT into an open-air art gallery.
Performing Arts: A Symphony of Sounds
Elevate your Festival experience with live performances that captivate the soul. From musical acts to theatrical productions, the Festival of the Arts offers a diverse range of entertainment for all ages.
Disney on Broadway Concert Series
Immerse yourself in the enchanting Disney on Broadway Concert Series, featuring performances by Broadway stars. Relive the magic of beloved Disney classics and contemporary hits in a live, open-air setting.
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Groove to the rhythmic beats of the JAMMitors, a percussion ensemble that transforms everyday objects into musical instruments. Their lively performances are sure to bring a smile to your face.
Voices of Liberty
Experience the harmonious melodies of Voices of Liberty, an a cappella group that celebrates American heritage through patriotic songs. Let their captivating tunes create a patriotic atmosphere in the American Adventure Pavilion.
Art Defying Gravity
Be mesmerized by “Art Defying Gravity,” a breathtaking performance that combines aerial artistry with visual projections. Watch as artists defy gravity, creating a spellbinding spectacle that blurs the line between reality and imagination.
Interactive Experiences: Unleash Your Creativity
Engage your creative side with interactive experiences that allow you to become a part of the artistic process.
Let your creativity soar at the Expression Station, where you can contribute to a collaborative mural. Join fellow Festival attendees in adding your artistic touch to a masterpiece that evolves throughout the event.
Paint with a Disney Artist
Embark on a magical painting journey with the guidance of a Disney artist. Learn techniques, discover your own artistic style, and create a masterpiece to take home as a cherished memento.
Figment’s Brush with the Masters Scavenger Hunt
Embark on a scavenger hunt with Figment, the lovable 2024 EPCOT Festival of the Arts mascot. Follow the clues, solve puzzles, and uncover masterpieces scattered throughout the park. Complete the adventure for a chance to win exclusive Festival prizes.
Participate in workshops led by Disney artists and industry experts. From animation classes to culinary demonstrations, these workshops offer hands-on experiences that deepen your appreciation for the arts.
Festival Merchandise: Artful Keepsakes
Commemorate your Festival of the Arts journey with a wide array of exclusive merchandise. From apparel and accessories to collectible art pieces, these items are crafted to capture the spirit of creativity and innovation.
The Grand Finale: IllumiNations – Reflections of Earth
Conclude your Festival of the Arts adventure with the spectacular IllumiNations – Reflections of Earth show. As the night sky comes alive with breathtaking fireworks, laser lights, and music, experience a grand finale that celebrates the beauty of art, culture, and imagination.
Don’t miss this extraordinary convergence of Culinary, Visual, and Performing Arts at the 2024 EPCOT Festival of the Arts. Let the magic unfold as creativity takes center stage, inviting you to savor the art of life in every moment.
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