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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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EPCOT® International Food & Wine Festival

July 27 – November 18, 2023

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

Select nights, August 11 - November 1, 2023

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party is a Halloween-themed event that runs on select nights from August 11 through November 1. 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

Select nights November 9 - December 22, 2023

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.  

Tickets for Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party are limited and can be purchased online.

Event dates:  November 9, 10, 13, 14, 16, 17, 19, 21, 22, 26, 28, 30;  December 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21, 22

(Event dates are subject to change without notice)

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Disney Jollywood Nights

Select Nights November 11 to December 20, 2023

Celebrate the season in style at a nighttime holiday party at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.


EPCOT® International Festival of the Holidays

November 24 - December 30, 2023

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

November 11 - December 31, 2023

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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EPCOT® International Flower & Garden Festival


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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