Mid-September – Mid-November, 2015
Set the mood for food at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival with the savory sounds of dazzling, diverse musical acts, live on stage at World Showcase, American Gardens Theatre. Crowd favorites and new performers will rock the stage and have you on your feet as you Eat to the Beat. Concerts take place three times per evening during the Epcot Food and Wine Festival and are free with Epcot admission.
2014 Eat to the Beat Concert Information
Show Times: 5:30 p.m., 6:45 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
2014 Schedule of Performers:
- September 19 – 21: Jo Dee Messina – NEW!
- September 22 – 23: The Pointer Sisters
- September 24 – 25: The Commodores
- September 26 – 27: Christopher Cross
- September 28 – 29: Hanson
- September 30 – October 02: Air Supply
- October 03 – 05: STARSHIP starring Mickey Thomas
- October 06 – 08: Sugar Ray
- October 09 – 10: Fuel – NEW!
- October 11 – 12: Sister Hazel
- October 13 – 14: Richard Marx
- October 15 – 16: Billy Ocean
- October 17 – 19: Night Ranger
- October 20 – 22: Smash Mouth
- October 23 – 24: Jim Brickman – NEW!
- October 25 – 26: Los Lonely Boys
- October 27 – 28: Wilson Phillips
- October 29 – 31: Dennis DeYoung, original member of STYX
- November 01 – 02: 38 Special
- November 03 – 05: Boyz II Men
- November 06 – 07: David Cook – NEW!
- November 08 – 10: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
Entertainment is subject to change without notice. For the latest information, check Disney’s web site.
Eat to the Beat Dining Packages
If your favorite band is performing at the Eat to the Beat Concert Series during the 2014 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival, consider purchasing the all-new Eat to the Beat Dining Package.
These packages not only guarantee a spot for one of the Eat to the Beat Concerts, but guests will also be able to enjoy a delicious meal at select Epcot restaurants for either lunch or dinner.
The dining package includes an appetizer, entree, dessert, and non-alcoholic beverage or 1 full buffet. Select Disney Dining Package entitlements will be accepted. These will include:
- Disney Dining Plan: 2 Table Service entitlements
- Disney Deluxe Dining Plan: 2 Table Service Requirements
- Premium Package
- Platinum Package
Lunch Child (3-9)
Dinner Child (3-9)
|Rose and Crown|
The Seas Pavilion
|The Garden Grill|
The Land Pavilion
|Restaurant Marrakesh Morocco Pavilion|
|San Angel Inn|
|Les Chefs de France|
|La Hacienda de San Angel|
Reservations require a credit card guarantee and pricing does not include tax or gratuity. Epcot park admission is also required and not included in the dining package price.
Badges for the reserved concert seating will be given to guests at the restaurant.
The 5:30 p.m. concert is generally the most popular. If you’ll be attending this show, be sure to line up early.
Concerts are popular so come early. If you are a Chase credit card holder head to the Chase Cardholders’s lounge as soon as it opens at 11 a.m. for a wristband that gives cardholders access to special seating for the concerts. Wristband quantities each day are limited, so arrive at the lounge as early as possible to get yours!
Guests nibbling and sipping their way around the World Showcase can see performers from many countries weave music, dance, acrobatics, comedy and other acts into the festivities. A sampling of World Showcase entertainment includes:
- Thrilling Lumberjack Show (Canada)
- Scottish Musical Trio featuring Celtic Music (United Kingdom)
- The Musical act of B’net Houariyat (Morocco)
- Rhythmic magic of traditional Taiko Drummers (Japan)
- Perfect harmony of Voices of Liberty (American Adventure rotunda)
- Spectacularly choreographed Flag-Throwing Cast (Italy)
- Extraordinary feats the Jeweled Dragon Acrobats (China)
- Infectious beat of internationally acclaimed Mariachi Cobre (Mexico)
“IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth,” lights up the World Showcase with lasers, music and fireworks to provide a “wow” ending to each festival evening.
Entertainment subject to change without notice. For the most up to the minute information, visit Disney’s web site.
For additional information on all upcoming concerts at Walt Disney World, including House of Blues, Downtown Disney and Epcot, visit pollstar.com and search by city using “Lake Buena Vista” as the city.