2024 EPCOT Food and Wine: Your Complete Guide

by | Apr 23, 2024 | EPCOT, Walt Disney World Events, WDW Blog

Wondering where to start as you dive into this year’s festival festivities? Here’s your comprehensive guide to the 2024 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival, with information on activities, live entertainment, schedules, food booths, and more.

The 2023 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival is coming back for a brand-new year! This year, the festival runs from August 29 through November 23, 2024. We’ve broken down everything you can expect to do, see, and eat at the festival in our comprehensive guide to the 2024 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival.

What is the EPCOT Food and Wine Festival? It’s your chance to eat and drink your way around the world! The festival brings delicious global marketplaces celebrating worldwide cuisine. The long-running festival also brings a variety of different activities for guests to enjoy as part of the Food and Wine Festival.

Keep scrolling to find everything you need to know about the EPCOT Food and Wine Festival.

2024 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival

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Frequently Asked Questions

When is the EPCOT Food and Wine Festival?

The 2024 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival kicks off on August 29th, 2024, and runs through November 23th, 2024.

How long does the EPCOT Food and Wine Festival run for?

It lasts about 12 weeks, giving you plenty of time to experience EPCOT’s longest festival!

How much is the 2024 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival?

All EPCOT festivals, including the 2024 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival, are included with the cost of admission to EPCOT.

  • If you’re an Annual Passholder, attending the 2024 Food and Wine Festival costs nothing (dependant on blockout dates)
  • If you’re purchasing a ticket, the cost for a standard single-day ticket to EPCOT starts at $109

However, there are other Food and Wine costs to factor in before you head to the park, including the cost of food and drinks at one of the festival booths. These vary in cost depending on what you order.

What’s New at the 2024 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival

Right now, we are still waiting on more information to come out about the upcoming festival, so we will be updating this section as that comes in!

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2024 EPCOT Food and Wine Global Marketplaces

One of the big draws of the annual EPCOT Food and Wine Festival is the global marketplace, food booths where you can enjoy food and drinks from across the world! The Global Marketplace booths for the 2023 festival were:

  • Shimmering Sips hosted by CORKCICLE
  • Ireland
  • Canada
  • France
  • Greece
  • Belgium
  • Japan
  • Flavors of America
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Germany
  • The Alps
  • Kenya
  • India
  • China
  • Mexico
  • Australia
  • Brew-Wing at the Odyssey
  • Flavors from Fire
  • The Fry Basket
  • Coastal Eats
  • Hawaii
  • The Noodle Exchange
  • Char & Chop
  • Wine & Wedge
  • Bubbles & Brine
  • Swirled Showcase

Additionally, the following permanent locations served special menu items for last year’s festival:

  • The Funnel Cake Booth
  • Joffrey’s Coffee & Tea Company (all locations)
  • Connections Café & Connections Eatery
  • Refreshment Port
  • Tangierine Café: Flavors of the Medina

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Activities at the 2024 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival

In addition to eating your way around World Showcase, you can take part in a variety of activities while you’re visiting during the EPCOT Food and Wine Festival. While we are still waiting for a full list of activities, so far, it’s likely that the below staples will return in 2024.

Emile’s Fromage Montage

Emile's Fromage Montage

Emile’s Fromage Montage. Photo by Judd Helms

Disney has confirmed the return of Emile’s Fromage Montage, which allows you to purchase any five dishes (as shown on your Festival Passport). Once you’ve gotten stamps for all five, you can turn them in at Shimmering Sips hosted by CORKCICLE to redeem a unique treat! The Remy’s Ratatouille Hide & Squeak will also be returning.

Eat to the Beat

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Photo courtesy of Disney

The EPCOT Food and Wine Festival features the return of the Eat to the Beat Concert series. Dining packages will go on sale starting in summer 2024. You can check out the full line-up below once more details are released!

Pluto’s Pumpkin Pursuit

From September 29 to October 31, guests will also be able to partake in a special pumpkin scavenger hunt, Pluto’s Pumpkin Pursuit.

Remy’s Hide and Squeak

Remy with eggplant at EPCOT's France Pavilion

Photo by Ilana Robinson

This special scavenger hunt Remy’s Hide and Squeak is returning! All you need to do is purchase a special Remy map, and place the accompanying stickers as you come across Remys in the park. Once you collect all fifteen, you can turn in your card for a special prize!

2024 EPCOT Food and Wine Festival Merch

We’re still waiting on our first look at the 2024 festival merch, so check back once the event gets underway for a look!

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Posts by Morgan Flaherty

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Morgan is the Staff Editor for WDW Magazine. A lifelong Disney fan, her dream day involves just about anything to do with Animal Kingdom. Along with several years of experience writing about Disney, Morgan has also written as a contributing writer for Well + Good, Scary Mommy, Brit + Co, and Baby Chick.
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Morgan is the Staff Editor for WDW Magazine. A lifelong Disney fan, her dream day involves just about anything to do with Animal Kingdom. Along with several years of experience writing about Disney, Morgan has also written as a contributing writer for Well + Good, Scary Mommy, Brit + Co, and Baby Chick.
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