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EPCOT Live Entertainment

D I S C O V E R   T H E   W O N D E R

February 18 - 24, 2018

PARK HOURS
Future World 9am-9pm
World Showcase 11am-9pm

EXTRA MAGIC HOURS
(RESORT GUESTS ONLY)
Tuesday 9pm-11pm
Thursday 8am-9am

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Park Hours and Special Events

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Epcot International Festival of the Arts: January 12–February 19
A trifecta of global masterpieces: combining visual, culinary and performing arts for six colorful weeks. A collaboration with Disney Theatrical will bring an exciting new showcase of favorite music and Broadway talent to the America Gardens Theatre stage at 5:30, 6:45 & 8:00pm.

    Disney on Broadway:
  • February 18-19: Ashley Brown and Josh Strickland performing songs from: Beauty and the Beast, Tarzan, Mary Poppins, Newsies, and Frozen

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival: February 28-May 28

COMING THIS SUMMER!
Super Heroes take over the America Gardens Theatre at Epcot. Star-Lord and Gamora from the Guardians of the Galaxy will join an alien band, taking guests on a journey through the cosmos. The party will feature hits from Awesome Mixtapes 1 and 2 – fun and favorite tunes from the two movies’ soundtracks – building the anticipation for a new Epcot Guardians of the Galaxy attraction.

Independence Day, July 4
Guests visiting Epcot on July 4 will have the opportunity to meet some of their favorite Disney characters dressed in patriotic attire throughout the afternoon at the American Adventure Pavilion. Voices of Liberty, the eight-part a capella group, will have special performances at American Gardens Theatre at 5:30, 6:45 and 8 p.m. The vibrant American Music Machine will perform pop hits, at noon, 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 3:50 p.m. That evening, the spectacular fireworks and laser show “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth,” lights the night at 9 p.m. with a heart-pounding grand finale in a salute to America.

Epcot International Food & Wine Festival: August 30-November 12
Savor fine wines and delectable cuisine during the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival featuring live entertainment, guest chefs, culinary demonstrations, seminars and winemaker dinners.

    Eat To The Beat! acts:
  • TBA

Thanksgiving Parade of Bands presented by Bob Rogers Travel
Outstanding High School Bands and the Presidio Brass perform at Fountain Stage Plaza.
Thanksgiving Day at 10:30am.

Epcot International Festival of the Holidays: November 18 - December 30
Discover a festival like no other, featuring the joyous holiday traditions of our 11 World Showcase nations. Epcot International Festival of the Holidays surrounds you in the wondrous sights, sounds and flavors of the season as celebrated by cultures near and far. Come, delight in stirring live musical productions; savor seasonal food & beverage specialties at the expanded Holiday Kitchens; and take a festive global tour as costumed performers bring time-honored traditions to life throughout World Showcase!

Candlelight Processional: November 23 - December 30 @ 5:00, 6:45 & 8:15
A joyous retelling of the Christmas story by a celebrity narrator accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and a glorious mass choir.

New Year's Eve

  • New Year’s Countdown Fireworks – Say “au revoir” to 2017 around World Showcase as dazzling fireworks light up the sky to welcome 2018 in a booming big way! This one-night spectacular starts at 11:40 p.m.
  • New Year’s Eve Parties – A DJ dance party will have guests dancing and grooving “around the world” with special entertainment at the America Garden Stage, Future World Fountain Stage and other areas throughout the park. Just for New Year’s Eve, you can move to your own beat with music playing in your headphones at the “Silent Groove” dance party that will take place at Future World Center.
  • New Year’s Eve Buffet Dinner – Sip and dip your way into 2018 by indulging in a lavish buffet of savory foods and decadent desserts at this ticketed event in World Showplace. For reservations, visit disneyworld.com/holidays or call (407) WDW-DINE (3463).
Park hours on Dec. 31, 2017 are 9 a.m. to 1 a.m.


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Daisy Duck

Main Entrance
Daily 8:45am-12:15pm & 1:25pm-3:55pm

Chip and Dale's Harvest Feast

Garden Grill Restaurant in The Land.
Daily 8:00am-10:30am, 11:30am-3:00pm & 4:00pm-8:30pm

JAMMitors trashcan

Comedic cacophony and percussive artistry.
Future World East
Daily at 9:20, 10:10 & 11:10am, 12:10, 1:35, 2:35 & 3:35pm
Length of show: 10 minutes

"Turtle Talk With Crush"

Interactive fun with the computer world takes a giant step forward as a computer-animated character carries on conversations with Epcot guest-type "dudes"; performances are approximately 10 minutes in duration in The Seas With Nemo & Friends.
Daily continuously from 9:40am(9:00am Thu) to 8:40pm
Extra Magic Hours - Tuesday 9:00pm to 9:40pm
Sign language interpreted performance Friday at 11:40am.
Upon entering the pavilion, see a host/hostess if necessary for directions to “Turtle Talk with Crush” (1st floor).

Epcot Character Spot

Mickey, Minnie & Goofy, Baymax at Hiro's Workshop and Joy & Sadness at Headquarters
Daily continuously from park opening to park closing
Extra Magic Hours - Tuesday 9:00pm to 10:45pm

NP Disney Visa Card Character Experience

Imagination Pavilion to the left of the entrance to the Pixar Film Festival.
Daily continuously from 1:00pm to 7:00pm

The SpectacuLAB

Learn about the amazing world of science through this funny and fascinating show that features interactive experiences!
Daily at 10:30 & 11:45am, 2:00, 3:15 & 4:30pm
Length of show: 25 minutes

Festival of the Arts @ Fountain View Plaza

  • Living Statues - Statues come to life: Sunday & Monday at 11:30am, 12:35, 1:20, 1:45, 2:25, 2:50, 3:35, 4:25, 5:10 & 5:30pm
  • Visual Art In Performance - On stage performance by a guest visual artist: Sunday & Monday at 12:00 & 4:00pm
  • Art Defying Gravity - Spectacle of thrilling strength acts that defy gravity and the imagination:
    • Sunday at 1:00, 2:05, 3:15 & 5:15pm
    • Monday at 1:00, 2:05, 3:15 & 4:45pm

NP Fountain of Nations Shows

The shows are rotated every quarter hour in no specific order:

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Disney Phineas & Ferb: Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure

Ever dreamed of being a secret agent? You can go undercover with Agent P—the alter ego of Perry the Platypus from the Disney Channel animated series Phineas and Ferb—on an interactive quest around World Showcase. Recruiting near Odyssey Bridge. Visit agentpwsa.com on your mobile device to start your interactive adventure.
Daily 11:00am-8:15pm Phineas & Ferb merchandise

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth

World Showcase comes alive with the brilliance and splendor of music, lights, lasers, water fountains, and custom pyrotechnics in our signature nighttime spectacular.
Nightly at 9:00pm
Length of show: 12 minutes
Pre-show music revealed! - updated as of July 4, 2004

SHOWCASE PLAZA

Meet Pluto

Daily continuously 11:30am-2:00pm & 3:10pm-6:30pm

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Alberta Bound

Light and energetic traditional fiddle styles
Sunday & Wednesday-Saturday at 2:15, 3:30, 5:00, 6:15 & 7:30pm
Length of show: 20 minutes

Raffy: August 26-October 28

Musical quartet with infectious energy.

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British Revolution (British Airwaves outside Disney) guitar

British rock-n-roll from the 60s to the 80s.
Sunday-Tuesday, Friday & Saturday at 3:00, 4:30, 5:45, 7:00 & 8:00pm
Length of show: 30 minutes

Rose & Crown Pub Musician

Lively pub music.
Sunday-Thursday at 1:15, 2:15, 3:15 & 4:15pm
Length of show: 45 minutes

Disney Characters

Alice in Wonderland daily at 11:30am, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 4:20 & 5:20pm
Mary Poppins
daily at 11:00am, 12:00, 1:00 & 2:00pm

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Disney Characters

Belle daily at 11:00am, 12:00, 1:00, 2:50, 3:50 & 4:50pm
Princess Aurora(Sleeping Beauty)
daily at 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 4:20, 5:20 & 6:20pm

Serveur Amusant

Comical waiter and wine steward.
Sunday at 11:05 & 11:50am, 12:40, 1:30, 2:15 & 3:00pm
Monday, Tuesday, Friday & Saturday at 12:15, 1:15, 2:15, 3:00, 3:45 & 4:30pm
Length of show: 20 minutes

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Matboukha Groove

Exciting Moroccan, Mediterranean & World Music fusion. Performing through July 1.
Sunday & Wednesday-Saturday at 1:20, 2:20, 3:45, 4:45, 5:45, 6:30 & 7:45pm
Length of show: 25 minutes

NP Restaurant Marrakesh

Traditional music and belly dancer. For dining Guests only
Daily at 12:50, 1:50, 2:50, 5:00, 6:00, 7:00 & 8:00pm
Belly Dancer begins 10 minutes after show begins.
Length of show: 25 minutes

Disney Characters near Restaurant Marrakesh

Princess Jasmine appears intermittently.
Daily at 11:45am, 12:45, 1:45, 2:45, 4:35 & 5:35pm

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Matsuriza

Rhythmic magic of traditional Taiko Drummers.
Daily at 11:45am, 12:30, 1:10, 2:00, 2:40, 3:30 & 4:15pm
Length of show: 15 minutes Matsuriza music & video

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Community Arts Showcase

Enjoy artistry of groups across Central Florida.
Central Florida Community Arts
Sunday at 12:30, 1:30 & 2:30pm

Disney on Broadway's Greatest Hits

A 22-minute video featuring the songs you know and love from Disney on Broadway musicals.
Sunday & Monday at 1:00, 2:00 & 3:00pm

Disney on Broadway @ 5:30, 6:45 & 8:00pm

Sunday & Monday: Ashley Brown and Josh Strickland performing songs from: Beauty and the Beast, Tarzan, Mary Poppins, Newsies, and Frozen
Length of show: 30 minutes

Upcoming Shows

Disney on Broadway:
  • February 18-19: Ashley Brown and Josh Strickland performing songs from: Beauty and the Beast, Tarzan, Mary Poppins, Newsies, and Frozen
Garden Rocks: Eat To The Beat!: August 30-November 12

Candlelight Processional: November 23-December 30

American Flag THE AMERICAN ADVENTURE

Official State Sites

OneShare.com offers single framed shares of stock in America's favorite companies

Voices of Liberty

American Adventure Rotunda
Inspired a cappella renditions of the best loved Americana music.
Sunday at 11:35am, 12:15, 1:05, 2:00, 3:20, 4:05 & 4:45pm
Monday-Saturday at 12:20, 1:05, 1:50, 2:35, 3:20, 4:05 & 4:45pm
Length of show: 15 minutes Voices of Liberty CDs

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Sergio

International interactive juggler.
Sunday-Thursday at 11:50am, 12:35, 1:20, 2:15, 3:10, 3:50 & 4:40pm
Length of show: 20 minutes

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Groovin’ Alps

Grab your lederhosen and get ready to dance along with this high-energy German percussion band. This brand-new group brings the sounds of the mountains to Epcot with Bavarian folk tunes played on items found on a dairy farm. Performing through March 27.
Sunday-Tuesday, Friday & Saturday at 1:05, 2:10, 3:10, 5:00, 6:00, 7:00 & 8:00pm
Length of show: 25 minutes

NP Oktoberfest Musikanten mug of beer

Experience the excitement of Oktoberfest with a festive dinner show in the Biergarten. For dining Guests only
Daily at 1:15, 2:15, 3:15, 4:45, 5:55, 7:00 & 8:05pm
Length of show: 25 minutes Oktoberfest Musikanten CDs

Snow White - Meet and Greet

Daily at 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30, 5:20 & 6:20pm

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The Jeweled Dragon Acrobats tumbling gymnast

A variety of thrilling acts direct from China.
Daily at 4:10, 5:10, 6:10, 7:10 & 8:10pm
Length of show: 20 minutes

Disney Characters

Characters from the Disney classic "Mulan".
Mulan daily at 11:00am, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00, 3:50 & 4:50pm

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NP Princess Storybook Dining

Akershus Restaurant
Daily from 8:00am to 12:30pm; 1:10pm to 3:15pm; 4:45pm to 8:30pm

Norway Vikings

Keep a sharp eye out for wandering Vikings.
Daily at 12:05, 12:55, 1:45, 3:15, 4:05 & 4:55pm

Royal Sommerhus

Chill out with Frozen royalty, Anna & Elsa, and enjoy an enchanted Character Greeting in their new summer home.
Daily continuously from park opening to park closing

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Mariachi Cobre Mariachi Cobre CD Cover

Internationally acclaimed Mariachi's will entertain with stirring rhythms and harmonies.
Daily* at 11:30am, 12:15, 1:00, 1:45, 2:30, 4:15 & 5:00pm
Length of show: 25 minutes Mariachi Cobre merchandise
*Monday & Tuesday - Marimba Trio

Disney Characters

"Mexico Donald"
Daily intermittently from 12:00pm-3:00pm & 4:10pm-7:00pm

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