The 25th Anniversary of Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival

In just a few short weeks one of my favorite festivals begin, that is The Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. Its the 25th Anniversary.  I can’t believe its the 25th Anniversary already.  The dates for this year will be February 28, 2018 thru May 28, 2018.  Going to this festival is included in the daily park entrance fee.  This festival has always amazed me how beautifully colorful the flowers the Disney Topiaries are, I wish I knew how to design a topiary in my yard.

















There is a wonderful Garden Rock series with performances by many well known performers.  The Garden Rocks is held at the American Gardens Theatre at 5:30, 6:45 and 8 p.m. on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday of the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival.  The line up is as follows and subject to change.

March 2-5 Night Ranger

March 9-12 STARSHIP

March 16-19 Simple Plan

March 23-26 Little River Band

March 30-April 2 The Orchestra staring former members of ELO

April 6-7 Foghat

April 8-9 Survivor

April 13-14 Smash Mouth

April 15-16 Rick Springfield

April 20-21 Jo Dee Messina

April 22-23 Lonestar

April 27-30 Blood, Sweat and Tears featuring Bo Brice

May 4-7 Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone

May 11-12 Village People

May 13-14 Don Felder formerly of The Eagles

May 18-21 The Guess Who (I will be able to catch this group on my trip)

May 25-28 The Spinners(I will also be able to see this group on my trip)

There are also Outdoor Kitchens for you to taste delicious cuisine.  This year they plan to have 15 stops featuring spring garden offerings. We tried a number of different tasty foods and some drinks as well when Alicia and I went in 2014 here are some pictures.









Besides the food there are Garden Tours, new interactive kids play areas, dining packages at certain Epcot restaurants will pair a fabulous dinner with reserved seating for your concert, then make sure you look not just at the topiaries but the gardens with all the special plants that are all a bloom. Also returning this year will be the Egg-Stravaganza scavenger hunt and hand crafted Festival merchandise for sale that will bring you wonderful memories at home too.  Beside to check out the Disney Parks Blog often to see new updates of what else you may find this year.

Enjoy your day and trip and the festival if you get to go, I really hope you do.  I am so excited that Keith & I will be able be at this years festival.

Until next time have a very Magical Day.

Pretty Princess Darlene Nagi

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Darlene Nagi

I am a Disney fan, I love all things Disney. My pets have all been named after Disney characters, my hubby even named 2. Examples are our mini doxies Chip & Cogsworth. My hubby & daughter are my pride & joy! I love to read, take photo's, scrapbook, exercise, walk by puppies, garden, watch or go to the movies & travel especially to Disney. I am enjoying my time writing for WDW Fan Zone! I co-host the Tiara Talk Show Podcast when I am not working if the schedule permits.

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