My first experience with the Epcot Food and Wine Festival was in 2009, but this festival originated in 1995! Since then it has really changed and grown into an amazing event and fan favorite. Here is everything you need to know about the Epcot Food and Wine Festival.
This year the festival will run from August 29 to November 23 with over 30 individual booths. The most important thing to know is the festival is basically free to attend. There is not a separate ticket to attend beyond the theme park admission to Epcot. It used to take place just around the World Showcase in Epcot, but has expanded to include locations throughout Future World. There are lots of booths and kiosks that are typically themed by country, culture or region, however some, like the Donut Box, are themed around a food item.
Each location features a few small plates and drinks. Most of the food items and non-alcoholic beverages can be purchased using a snack credit from the dining plan. You can buy one item or one of everything—whatever you’d like to have. Around each booth are tall tables you can use to enjoy your food and then head to …read more