Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts 2022 Guide
The Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts is now underway and waiting just for you. Get ready to immerse yourself in the celebration of art and cuisines in the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts which opened
January 14 and continues through February 21. Now back for its 6th year, we have your first look at this perennial favorite which celebrates the creations of art and cuisine and invites you to immerse yourself in the arts. The event features visiting artists, an array of foodie delights, and opportunities for guests to embrace their own inner artists.
This year is bigger and more magical than ever before with something for every member of the family. Whether you’re a fan of onstage performance, or getting up close with artisans of all kinds, or just love great food and are ready to get up close and personal and learn how that food comes to life, we have your complete guide of what not to miss at the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts.
Eat, drink, and be dazzled by the creative, culinary masterpieces during Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts
LET THEM EAT ART
Discover colorful fare that paints an exquisite picture of gastronomical perfection—only at EPCOT!
Art critics and gourmands alike can enjoy a feast for the eyes as well as the palate! Explore a world where food imitates art as the epicurean elite converge to create mouthwatering magic that rivals the masters.
You’ll find a wide variety of Festival-exclusive food offerings sure to please nearly every palate
Catch captivating performances everywhere you turn at the Taste of Epcot International Festival of the Arts. Enjoy creative thrills and a smorgasbord of harmonies that hit all the right notes. Everywhere you look, the world’s a virtual stage! Festival Guests can behold awe-inspiring acrobatics or soak up the splendid virtuosity of international acts and entertainment all around Future World and World Showcase.
- Voices of Liberty – The Disney Songbook: New for 2021, Voices of Liberty will take to the stage at America Gardens Theatre with a brand-new showcase—the Disney Songbook. From “When You Wish Upon a Star” to “Let It Go,” the Voices of Liberty will perform favorite Disney songs and celebrate the artistry of Disney composers and lyricists.
- Art Defying Gravity (7-day offering): Enjoy the spectacle of thrilling strength acts defying gravity and imagination at World Showplace.
- Epcot Pianist (7-day offering): Tap your toes to a variety of show tunes performed by a talented entertainer at World Showplace.
- JAMMitors (7-day offering): Listen to the soothing sounds produced this fun group of musicians at the Mill Stage in the Canada Pavilion.
- Visual Art in Performance (4-day offering, Thursday – Sunday): Behold a high-energy, on-stage performance by a guest visual artist painting favorite Disney characters within World Showplace. In just minutes, colorful Disney images magically appear before your eyes.
- Chalk Art – Future World East: Discover the work of imaginative chalk artists, then help create a chalk art masterpiece!
View the world through a kaleidoscope of multidisciplinary performances! Fascinated by the artistic process? Aficionados are in for a visual treat as Festival headliners dream outside the box! See renowned Disney artists create a dash of magic on canvas—right before your eyes. Watch in amazement and discover art on sidewalks, common spaces… and even surprising places! It’s all part of celebrating art in performance. Let the festivities begin!
The World Of Artistry
Explore a world of artistry and acquire new skills, visit galleries, and witness exceptional talent that proves the power of imagination! The smorgasbord of visual treats is sure to please! Peruse pure Disney brilliance at stunning exhibitions you’ll never forget. Festival Markets will spotlight artists who infuse their distinctive styles into a wide variety of creative
mediums—jewelry making, photography, paper sculpting, t-shirt screenprinting and so much more! Plus, get involved and be part of the creative process! At some of the Festival Markets, you will have the opportunity to choose custom elements of your new piece of art and watch it come to life before your very eyes. Keep your eyes peeled for art-inspired photo opportunities and Festival merchandise that provides a great way to remember your visit. How’s that for fine art turned fun?
Merchandise and Artist Galleries
Commemorate your visit with artwork and colorful gift items—it’s the perfect way to make memories last forever!
With so many forms of art showcased during this year’s International Festival of the Arts, we are excited to host a huge variety of incredibly talented artists visiting from near and far! Explore the many merchandise locations around World Showplace and Future World to find incredible art and meet the talented artists who put so much passion and skill into each beautiful piece. Guests can watch artists creating art in person during the Festival – a sight worth watching! Plus, be sure to check out the bright and fun Festival Merchandise throughout Epcot.
All this plus so much more. Stay tuned right here as we take you to the opening weekend of 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts opening Friday, January 14, 2022, through February 21, 2022. Whether you’re looking for a new kind of experience for the entire family, are looking to share and extend your love of the visual, culinary, and performing arts or expanding your knowledge base and looking to introduce your family to something new in a fun and
hands-on way, there is no better festival for the entire family than the 2021 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts. Now that you’ve seen the complete guide, what are you the most excited to experience first?