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Candlelight Dining Package

Girl in a gold robe holds a candle as part of the Candlelight Processional.

Celebrate the season with a festive holiday meal—and enjoy guaranteed seating at the annual Candlelight Processional!

Reserve seating area for the Candlelight Processional.

Delicious Dining, Spectacular Performances

Savor a delectable breakfast, lunch or dinner, followed by an awe-inspiring holiday show—select dates from November 25 through December 30, 2016.

Featuring a celebrity narrator, 50-piece orchestra and glorious mass choir, the Candlelight Processional is a popular and enchanting event that tends to fill up quickly! 

When you reserve a Candlelight Dining Package, you’ll be able to indulge in a leisurely holiday meal with your friends and family—and have peace of mind that a guaranteed priority seat is waiting for you at this highly sought-after Christmastime event.

Candlelight Dining Packages are available for lunch and/or dinner and include a 3-course meal or full buffet, depending on the location. Simply choose your restaurant, relish in a sumptuous feast and then take your reserved seat—as you absorb all the sights and sounds of this joy-filled family tradition!

Beginning June 30, 2016, you can reserve your Candlelight Dining Package by calling (407) WDW-DINE or (407) 939-3463.

A choir of women dressed in robes and holding candles

Celebrity Narrators

Each night, a celebrity narrator tells the biblical tale of a savior born to a virgin in Bethlehem. Gorgeous choral pieces performed by an orchestra and various choirs are interwoven with the narration, inspiring the audience with songs of hope and joy.

This year, an exciting lineup of celebrities—including a few new faces and voices—are lending their dramatic talents to this year’s production, including:

  • Steven Curtis Chapman
    November 25 to 27, 2016
  • Neil Patrick Harris
    November 28 to December 1, 2016
  • Whoopi Goldberg
    December 2 to 3, 2016
  • Edward James Olmos
    December 4 to 6, 2016
  • Anthony Mackie
    December 7 to 9, 2016
  • Robby Benson
    December 10 to 12, 2016
  • Meredith Vieira
    December 13 to 15, 2016
  • Jim Caviezel
    December 16 to 18, 2016
  • Joe Morton
    December 19 to 21, 2016
  • Ming-Na Wen
    December 22 to 24, 2016
  • Jodi Benson
    December 25 to 27, 2016
  • Cal Ripken, Jr.
    December 28 to 30, 2016

For the hearing impaired, an American Sign Language interpreter translates the legendary account, allowing Guests of all kinds the opportunity to enjoy the event.

Shows take place 3 times per day at 5:00 PM, 6:45 PM and 8:15 PM, except on December 4, 2016 when shows take place at 6:45 PM and 8:15 PM only. Celebrity narrators, dates and other entertainment are subject to change without notice.

Racks of wine glasses

Know Before You Go

Learn important information about the Candlelight Dining Packages. 

  • The Candlelight Processional and Candlelight Dining Packages are seasonal holiday events that will take place 3 times daily—from November 25 to December 30, 2016—at Epcot. Dining Packages are not available on Sunday, December 6 at 5:00 PM.
  • Reservations for Candlelight Dining Packages can be made beginning on Thursday, June 30, 2016. 
  • Advance reservations are highly recommended, and can be made up to 180 days prior to your visit.
  • Dining Packages can be purchased at all participating restaurants, or by calling (407) WDW-DINE or (407) 939-3463. After booking, Guests will receive Candlelight Seating badges for the specific date and show time they have reserved.
  • Guests who have not reserved a Candlelight Dining Package will be seated at the Candlelight Processional on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Park admission is required and is not included in the price of the dining package.

Choir for the Candlelight Processional

Dining Package Pricing

Candlelight Processional dining packages include appetizer, entrée, dessert and non-alcoholic beverage at select Epcot full-service restaurants (or one full buffet where applicable). All dining packages include guaranteed seating for the Candlelight Processional. Dining Packages do not include theme park admission—separate park admission is required.

Lunch Adult Lunch Child (3-9) Dinner Adult  Dinner Child (3-9)
Rose & Crown Pub & Dining Room

United Kingdom Pavilion

$58.00 $23.00 $58.00 $23.00
Coral Reef Restaurant

The Living Seas

$69.00 $24.00 $69.00 $24.00
Biergarten Restaurant

Germany Pavilion

$39.00 $22.00 $53.00 $29.00
The Garden Grill*

The Land Pavilion

$57.00 $34.00 $57.00 $34.00
Nine Dragons Restaurant

China Pavilion

$41.00 $14.00 $51.00 $18.50
Restaurant Marrakesh

Morocco Pavilion

$50.00 $21.00 $58.00 $21.00
Spice Road Table

Morocco Pavilion

$50.00 $21.00 $58.00 $21.00
San Angel Inn Restaurante

Mexico Pavilion

$57.25 $15.50 $71.50 $17.50

Via Napoli Ristorante e Pizzeria
Italy Pavilion

$54.00 $20.00 $57.00 $24.00
Chefs de France

France Pavilion

$65.99 $17.99 $75.99 $22.99
Tokyo Dining

Japan Pavilion

$62.00 $16.99 $74.00 $20.75
Teppan Edo

Japan Pavilion

$62.00 $16.99 $74.00 $20.75
Tutto Italia Ristorante

Italy Pavilion

$64.00  $22.00 $70.00 $25.00
La Hacienda de San Angel

Mexico Pavilion

N/A N/A $76.50 $17.50
Akershus Royal Banquet Hall*

Norway Pavilion

$69.00 $41.00 $69.00 $41.00
Trattoria Al Forno*

Disney's BoardWalk

N/A N/A $58.00 $23.00
Captain's Grille*

Disney's Yacht Club Resort

$47.00 $20.00 $64.00 $23.00

*The following restaurants will also serve a Breakfast Dining Package:

  • The Garden Grill Restaurant: $39.00 for adults; $23.00 for children
  • Trattoria Al Forno: $27.00 for adults; $14.00 for children
  • Captain's Grille: $31.00 for adults; $17.00 for children
  • Akershus Royal Banquet Hall: $54.00 for adults; $32.00 for children

To reserve your Candlelight Dining Packages, please call (407) WDW-DINE or (407) 939-3463 beginning June 30, 2016.

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