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Events at Walt Disney World ® Resort Extraordinary Occasions Throughout The Year

Always looking for a reason to celebrate with extraordinary occasions throughout the year, each of the events at Walt Disney World® Resort show a whole new world that everyone can immerse themselves in. Below, you’ll find a few of our favorite events.

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Celebrating 50 years

Come experience a celebration 50 years in the making at The Most Magical Place on Earth. From classic attractions to new favorites, the magic is calling everyone to make memories to last a lifetime.

Disney After Hours

Select Nights January - June 2023

More of a good thing is always a great thing. And more Disney magic just might be the best thing of all. That’s exactly what you get at a Disney After Hours event during the Walt Disney World® 50th Anniversary celebration. You get three hours–after hours–in Magic Kingdom® Park, Disney’s Hollywood Studios® or EPCOT® on select nights. That’s more time for riding popular attractions, enjoying incredible experiences and beyond. 

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EPCOT® International Flower & Garden Festival

March 2 - July 4, 2023

A springtime favorite, the Taste of EPCOT® International Flower & Garden Festival taps into the season’s blooming nature and refreshing air with grand topiary displays, as well as outdoor dining, live entertainment and exciting exhibitions.

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EPCOT® International Food & Wine Festival

July 14 – November 19, 2023

Taking place throughout the fall, the EPCOT® International Food & Wine Festival is an annual celebration of tasty fare and tantalizing drinks, where you’ll get to sample countless creations from all over the world.

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Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

2023 Dates To Be Announced

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party is a Halloween-themed event that runs from August through October. Ghosts and ghouls of all ages are invited to don their favorite costumes and celebrate all things Halloween. This event requires a separate ticket for entry.

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Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party

2023 Dates To Be Announced

Get in the Christmas spirit as you enjoy everything about the holidays at Walt Disney World® Resort, including parades, fireworks displays, character sightings and more during Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party.

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EPCOT® International Festival of the Holidays

2023 Dates To Be Announced

Honoring each culture’s lasting flavors and traditions, the EPCOT® International Festival of the Holidays offers plenty of magical ways to celebrate, including its signature Candlelight Processional and abundance of seasonal creations.

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Holidays at Walt Disney World® Resort

2023 Dates To Be Announced

Whether you find yourself at Magic Kingdom®, EPCOT®, Disney’s Animal Kingdom®, Disney’s Hollywood Studios® or Disney Springs®, a whole host of seasonal sights, sounds and experiences are sure to elevate the holiday spirit.

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EPCOT® International Festival of the Arts

2024 Dates to be Announced

Highlighting everything that adds a sense of wonder to our lives, the EPCOT® Festival of the Arts covers a variety of expressions, including visual, performing and culinary, throughout galleries, interactive events and more.

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