The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival will begin taking guests on a culinary adventure around the world on September 28 and on through November 11. And while the annual foodie festival promises to offer plenty of delicious foods and savory beers and wines from some of the most exotic places on Earth, one of the highlights of the event actually has nothing to do with food! But don’t worry you might not be able to eat or drink it but it is still a great pairing to all of the indulgent dishes.
In addition to the delicious samples of tapas, desserts and drinks at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival guests will also be able to indulge in free nightly concerts called The Eat to the Beat Concerts. And just like the food at the festival there will be plenty of musical choices to entertain every member of your family. You can expect singers and superbands to range from 1980’s rock and alternative bands to Grammy Award winning artists, the winner of NBC’s first season of “The Voice” and many, many more.
Here is the complete lineup of Eat to the Beat Concert Series performers:
- Sept. 28-30: Night Ranger
- Oct. 1-3: Sugar Ray
- Oct. 4-7: Starship Featuring Mickey Thomas
- Oct. 8-10: Boyz II Men
- Oct. 11-12: Smash Mouth
- Oct. 13-14: Javier Colon
- Oct. 15-17: Air Supply
- Oct. 18-19: Gin Blossoms
- Oct. 20-21: Survivor
- Oct. 22-23: Hanson
- Oct. 24-25: Pointer Sisters
- Oct. 26-28: Sister Hazel
- Oct. 29-31: Billy Ocean
- Nov. 1-2: 38 Special
- Nov. 3-4: Howard Jones LIVE
- Nov. 5-6: Blues Traveler
- Nov. 7-8: Dennis DeYoung
- Nov. 9-11: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
A little tip: The Eat to the Beat Concerts are a big hit amongst Epcot International Food & Wine Festival guests and often times fill up quickly so to ensure you get a good seat make sure you arrive at the America Gardens Theatre at the very least 30 to 45 minutes prior to the concert.
The Eat to the Beat Concerts are included in regular Epcot ® admission and run nightly at 5:30, 6:45 and 8:00 p.m. through November 11.
Stay tuned for more details on The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival and the Eat to the Beat Concert series. In the meantime you can always enjoy Epcot’s ® other culinary masterpieces with discounted tickets right here on Orlando Fun Tickets.