Experience the Magic of EPCOT’s Flower and Garden Festival!

Spring is just around the corner, and at EPCOT, that means it’s time for the annual Flower and Garden Festival! From vibrant floral displays to delectable culinary creations, this beloved event promises a feast for the senses. As your dedicated travel agency specializing in Disney vacations, we’re thrilled to share a sneak peek into what awaits you at this year’s festival. This year’s festival is running from February 28 – May 27, 2024.

Dates and Overview

The EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival beginning February 28th, offers visitors ample time to immerse themselves in the wonders of nature and culinary delights. The park transforms into a breathtaking garden oasis, with topiaries, flower beds, and floral arrangements adorning every corner.


  1. Garden Destinations: Explore enchanting gardens inspired by different countries and cultures around the world. From the tranquil Japanese Zen garden to the colorful English tea garden, each destination offers a unique sensory experience.
  2. Outdoor Kitchens: Embark on a culinary journey at the festival’s outdoor kitchens, where you can sample an array of seasonal dishes and beverages. From fresh salads to mouthwatering desserts, there’s something to tantalize every palate. There are nearly 20 Outdoor Kitchens and over 60 brand new items for 2024!
  3. Topiary Displays: Marvel at Disney-themed topiaries meticulously crafted to resemble beloved characters. From Mickey and Minnie to Elsa and Anna, these living sculptures are a true testament to the artistry and creativity of Disney Imagineers.
  4. Garden Rocks Concert Series: Groove to the rhythm of live performances by renowned artists at the America Gardens Theatre. From classic rock bands to contemporary pop sensations, the Garden Rocks Concert Series promises unforgettable entertainment for guests of all ages.
  5. Family-Friendly Activities: Engage in hands-on workshops, interactive exhibits, and educational demonstrations throughout the festival. From DIY gardening tips to butterfly encounters, there’s no shortage of family-friendly activities to enjoy together.
Our must-do at every festival is to visit all of the festival booths. If you are visiting for EPCOT’s International Flower and Garden Festival, be sure to pick up a Festival Passport and journey through all the tasty delights!

This year, try the Garden Graze: This features 8 tasty bites from the Outdoor Kitchens where you can get a stamp on your passport and when you collect five, you can receive your exclusive treat from the Pineapple Promenade.


This year there are nearly 20 Outdoor Kitchens and over 60 new items to indulge in! That’s a lot of new flavors buzzing around. Within all these new menu items, guests should ‘bee’ sure to try delights for the first time like the Cubanito at Florida Fresh and Peach Galette at EPCOT Farmers Feast. But don’t worry, there are plenty of returning favorites, including none other than the beloved Frozen Desert Violet Lemonade at Pineapple Promenade and the Chicken and Waffles at The Honey Bee-stro Hosted by National Honey Board.

NEW! Plant-based Buffalo Chicken Tender Poutine on crispy potato barrels with ranch, and plant-based blue cheese crumbles (Plant-based) (Garden Graze Food Stroll)
NEW! Seasonal Fruit Parfait with sweet chili sauce and DOLE Whip Mango (New) (Plant-based) (Garden Graze Food Stroll)
Avocado Toast with marinated tomatoes and plant-based cheese crumbles on toasted ciabatta (Plant-based) (Garden Graze Food Stroll) | Biscuit and Gravy with IMPOSSIBLE Chicken Fried Steak and IMPOSSIBLE Sausage Gravy (New) | Fried Cinnamon Roll Bites with cream cheese frosting and candied bacon
Seared Pork Tenderloin with corn risotto featuring BEN’S ORIGINAL INTERNATIONAL GRAINS Arborio Rice and roasted red pepper sauce (New) Peach Galette with ginger-vanilla whipped cream (New)


And for a convenient way to pay as they go, you can try these specially designed mini festival-themed Disney Gift Cards. Simply load it and wear it on your wrist for quick and easy scanning when you purchase all their festival favourites.


New Food Items to Try
  1. Floral-inspired Cocktails: Sip on refreshing libations infused with floral flavors and aromatic herbs. From lavender-infused lemonade to hibiscus margaritas, these signature cocktails are perfect for sipping as you stroll through the gardens.
  2. Farm-to-Table Fare: Indulge in farm-fresh dishes featuring locally sourced ingredients and seasonal produce. From farm-to-fork salads to artisanal cheese plates, these culinary creations celebrate the rich bounty of the earth.
  3. Sweet Treats: Treat your taste buds to decadent desserts inspired by the colors and flavors of spring. From fruit-filled tarts to floral-themed cupcakes, these sweet treats are sure to satisfy your cravings for something delightful.

Plan Your Magical Getaway

Ready to experience the wonder and whimsy of the EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival? Contact our team of Disney vacation experts today to start planning your magical getaway. Whether you’re a seasoned Disney enthusiast or embarking on your first visit, we’re here to make your dreams come true. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary event—it’s blooming with excitement and adventure for the whole family!