Paint a masterpiece with your family at one of the many art classes at Epcot's Festival of the Arts (Photo: Disney Parks Blog)

Epcot is a theme park experience that is truly unique. From the culture of World Showcase to its many show stopping attractions, this Walt Disney World park is a must do for millions of visitors each year. One of the major draws of Epcot for guests is its many festivals throughout the year. Epcot Festival of the Arts is the first festival of 2020, and today we’re sharing everything new that’s happening there!

Culinary Arts
Epcot International Festival of the Arts features an array of culinary masterpieces that you’ll want to discover for yourself! From deconstructed dishes to plates inspired by art styles of all sorts, there’s a lot of festival food to dig into. 

For the first time this year the Wonderful Walk of Colorful Cuisine kicks off at Festival of the Arts! Guests who purchase any five menu items from the Wonderful Walk of Colorful Cuisine locations will receive a culinary prize from the Decadent Delights booth. Make sure you collect all five Wonderful Walk of Colorful Cuisine stamps so you can enjoy this prize before the festival ends on February 24, 2020.

Performing Arts
Disney on Broadway Concert Series is one of the highlights of Epcot Festival of the Arts. Guests can experience show stopping numbers from their favorite Disney on Broadway musicals at the America Gardens Theatre in World Showcase! The performing arts don’t stop here, there are plenty of other acts to look forward to.

Top high school bands will perform pop and jazz music for guests in Epcot. Bold live statues come to life right before your eyes! Guests artists will paint Disney characters live on stage in minutes. These exciting events are happening daily at Epcot International Festival of the Arts from January 17, 2020 to February 24, 2020! Lastly guests can meet six Disney characters around the World Showcase while also seeking out nearby character portraits that jump right off the page.

Visual Arts
Have you had a chance to experience the Paint-by-Number Mural at the festival in years past? Every day of the Epcot International Festival of the Arts guests can grab some paint and a brush and leave their mark on this colorful mural! They can also be a part of famous art pieces with Artful Photo Ops around World Showcase. Don’t forget to order Disney’s Memory Maker before your trip so you can keep every single picture-perfect shot from the festival!

Epcot International Festival of the Arts gives guests a chance to learn artistic techniques in professional workshops. From Disney animation drawings to 3D paper crafting, this is the perfect example of unique artful experiences you can’t find anywhere else! 

It’s time to immerse yourself in the arts at the Most Magical Place on Earth! From culinary and visual arts to performing arts and featured artists, Epcot International Festival of the Arts has exciting experiences for guests of all ages. The festival fun starts January 17, 2020 and runs until February 24, 2020, so start planning your next Disney vacation today!