EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays at Walt Disney World

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The EPCOT International Festival of the Holiday seasons is a festival like no other and functions the joyous holiday getaway traditions of the 11 Entire world Showcase nations. Visitors will be surrounded in the wondrous sights, sounds, and flavors of the season, as celebrated by cultures close to and considerably.

Visitors can delight in stay new music, seasonal food items & beverage specialties, and even acquire a festive worldwide tour as costumed performers deliver time-honored traditions to existence in the course of World Showcase!

There are 14 Holiday break Kitchens highlighted in 2021, which include just one NEW a single – Chestnuts & Excellent Cheer Getaway Kitchen area – serving up a extensive variety of getaway bites and sweet seasonal treats.

The Getaway Cookie Stroll will offer you a complimentary cookie as reward for finishing the confectionary selection – a mouth watering array of sweet treats from 5 unique destinations across the park. When you’ve gathered 5 stamps, deliver the stamped Passport to Getaway Sweets & Treats at any time during the Competition to receive a specialty cookie! This action is pleasurable for all ages and can be accomplished at your leisure. The 2021 cookies are shown underneath:

  • Yukon Holiday getaway Kitchen: SNICKERS®-Doodle Cookie created with SNICKERS bar pieces
  • L’Chaim! Holiday getaway Kitchen: Black and White Cookie (plant-centered merchandise)
  • American Holiday Desk: Chocolate Crinkle Cookie created with DOVE® Darkish Chocolate
  • Bavaria Getaway Kitchen: Linzer Cookie
  • Holiday break Hearth Desserts: Gingerbread Cookie

Evaluation: Be a part of Me for a Stroll: The Holiday Cookie Stroll at EPCOT’s [2019] International Competition of the Holidays

“Olaf’s Holiday Tradition Expedition” scavenger hunt invites youngsters of all ages to join a festive experience around World Showcase, wherever they will round up holiday traditions the lovable snowman has misplaced. Guests can invest in a map with stickers at choose goods retailers all around the park for $9.99 additionally tax.

Utilizing the stickers delivered on your map, mark the “tradition” Olaf has uncovered in every single pavilion. As soon as you complete the expedition, carry your map to Disney Traders, Creations Shop or Entire world Traveler at Worldwide Gateway to redeem it for a gift really worth melting for!

Celebrating the getaway period at EPCOT is so particular. Attendees can learn about the holiday break traditions of all the different nations that are represented in the Environment Showcase pavilions. Just about every country has its personal exclusive concept that highlights its tradition. Storytellers will delight you with tales of their heritage and how the holiday seasons are celebrated in their homeland. It is a exceptional chance to master far more about the world in which we reside and we are SO energized that they are returning for the 2021 Competition!

Attendees are inspired to search for EPCOT SCROLLS in every single entertainment area that tell the tale of each and every country’s holiday tradition. Discover all 13 of them to collect fun new suggestions for celebrating your individual holidays and guidelines for discovering unique holiday photo places in the park.

The data beneath is matter to modify at any time so be certain to verify the My Disney Knowledge app for the routine.

For the duration of the festival, vacation traditions of the environment occur to existence all around Earth Showcase, this sort of as: 

JOYFUL! A Celebration of the Year – Showcase Plaza Phase
Expertise the joy of gospel and rhythm and blues as the JOYFUL! ensemble performs holiday break songs in celebration of Xmas and Kwanzaa.

American Adventure: (Movie)

  • Santa Claus: Get ready for Xmas with Santa Claus now as a result of December 24th. Whether or not you know him as St. Nick, Père Noël or Father Xmas, a pay a visit to with jolly Santa Claus provides very good cheer to the period.
  • Hanukkah (Video clip)
  • Kwanzaa
  • Voices of Liberty Dickens Carolers

Canada: (Video clip) Canadian Holiday break Voyageurs: Discover holiday getaway customs from the several areas of Canada on a musical tour of the Great White North with the Canadian Vacation Voyageurs.

China: (Movie) Chinese Lion Dance: Catch a glimpse of this vibrant functionality that brings good fortune and happiness in the Lunar New Calendar year.

France: (Video clip) Père Noël: Visit with Père Noël and rediscover the magic of Christmas via the letter of a pleasant boy or girl.

Germany: (Movie) Chilli Da Mur: Look at as this achieved German vocal group celebrates the period with people songs, pop, and original tunes. (Notice: This act is for reference functions only and is not returning in 2021.)

Hanukkah Storyteller: (Movie) Between the Morocco and France Pavilions at Epcot’s Earth Showcase, a storyteller recounts traveling abroad to explore the diverse music and traditions of Hanukkah all over the earth.

Italy: (Movie) La Befana: Appear hear the tale of La Befana, the kind-hearted witch who visits sleeping youthful small children on the Eve of the Epiphany.

Japan: (Online video) Daruma Storyteller: Listen to the intriguing tale of the Daruma doll and the Japanese customs of the New 12 months!

Mexico: (Movie) Las Posadas Celebration: ¡Feliz Navidad! Join the entertaining and pageantry of Las Posadas with dancers, piñatas and the tunes of Mariachi Cobre.

Morocco: (Movie) Festivity in Morocco: Be a part of in as a lively band recreates the exciting of road festivals and the vacation year across Morocco. (Be aware: This act is for reference functions only and is not returning in 2021.)

Norway: (Video clip) A Mischievous Magical Barn Santa: Rejoice the year with laughter as a mischievous Barn Santa visits Sigrid, an unsuspecting Christmas storyteller.

United Kingdom: (Video clip) Father Xmas: See Father Christmas as he rings in the time, sharing the traditions of the United Kingdom and fantastic cheer.

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Candlelight Processional

Held just about every year at EPCOT, the Candlelight Processional is a not-to-be-missed function. A mass choir, joined by a 50-piece are living orchestra and a celebrity narrator, explain to the tale of Christmas in words and new music, in a incredibly going general performance. An American Signal Language interpreter will also be on stage to translate the narrated tale, allowing for hearing-impaired attendees to enjoy the celebration. Performances are held at the America Gardens Theatre.

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Candlelight Processional Dining Package deal

The Candlelight Processional Eating Package makes it possible for you to delight in a food at one particular of EPCOT’s places to eat, or a bordering cafe, although guaranteeing you a seat for that evening’s show. It can be vital to note that at periods, this is THE only way to get a seat. Those with Evening meal Deals are the initially to be seated – these waiting around in line (a.k.a. those people who didn’t invest in the package deal) will be given the pretty number of seats that continue being. If you’re at Walt Disney Entire world during the holiday seasons, we think about this is a not-to-be-missed occasion.

Adhere to the website link above for participating places to eat and pricing particulars for 2021!

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Holiday break treats are also component of the competition, which consists of Getaway Kitchens scattered through the Planet Showcase serving extra than 50 bites from around the earth and 60-in addition specialty beverages. The full menus for just about every Holiday getaway Kitchen area will be added at the time they are published by Disney.

Holiday break Kitchens are open each day!

American Holiday Desk – American Adventure Pavilion
Love a seasonal salute—dig into conventional dishes reminiscent of grandma’s cooking at the American Adventure Pavilion.

Bavaria Vacation Kitchen area – Germany Pavilion
Willkommen—help on your own to heartwarming vacation dishes and refreshing beverages at the Germany Pavilion.

Chestnuts & Fantastic Cheer Holiday Kitchen area – Around Port of Entry – NEW for 2021!
Join in on the festivities when you visit this new spot offering cinnamon-glazed nuts and holiday getaway beverages.

The Donut Box – In the vicinity of Exam Keep track of Offered by Chevrolet
Delight in a traditional dessert dressed up in a very little vacation cheer when you consider 1 of our seasonally-themed donuts!

Holiday Fireside Desserts – In close proximity to Port of Entry
Discover the fireside you’ll phone residence, with holly jolly desserts, very hot cocoa and so considerably a lot more.

Holiday break Sweets & Treats – Close to Port of Entry
Rock about the Christmas tree with delicious desserts and festive sips absolutely sure to top the “nice” list.

L’Chaim! Holiday break Kitchen area – Between Morocco and France Pavilions
Propose a toast to life—sink your tooth into classic deli noshes with a aspect of New York flair.

Le Marché de Noël Holiday Kitchen area – France Pavilion
Feast on très magnifique fare, wine and specialty cocktails from the France Pavilion.

Mele Kalikimaka – Close to Port Of Entry
Savor the taste of incredible, festive foods and drinks from the islands of Hawa i‘i.

Las Posadas Vacation Kitchen area – Mexico Pavilion
Feliz Navidad—celebrate with mariachi dancing and south-of-the-border fare at the Mexican Pavilion!

Shi Wasu Vacation Kitchen – Japan Pavilion
Be sure to your palate with an array of festive dishes and beverages served at the Japan Pavilion.

Tangierine Café: Flavors of the Medina – Morocco Pavilion
Journey to the Morocco Pavilion for tasty kebabs and cocktails.

Tuscany Vacation Kitchen area – Italy Pavilion
Mangiare—savor a seasonal choose on some of the world’s greatest-cherished foodstuff and beverages at the Italy Pavilion!

Yukon Holiday Kitchen – Canada Pavilion
Jingle your bells with pleasant dishes and libations from the Good White North—at the Canada Pavilion.

More Spots

Funnel Cake – Amongst the American Journey Pavilion
Fulfill your sweet tooth with a getaway traditional: Pumpkin Pie Funnel Cake.

Joffrey’s Espresso & Tea Corporation – Throughout EPCOT
Salute the time with the standard selection of coffees, moreover a delicious vacation-themed deal with!

Refreshment Outpost – Among the China and Germany Pavilions
Chow down on this year’s holiday getaway shock: Coconut-Pineapple Cake with DOLE Whip. (Sorry, guess it’s not a surprise now.)

Refreshment Port – Showcase Plaza
Savor the taste of getaway poutine and toast the year with specials like Coquito Gentle-serve, also readily available with Spiced Rum.

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Festival of the Vacations Merchandise

2021 photographs and data will be additional in this article the moment available!

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Competition of the Vacations Films

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