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2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival – Italian Food, Wine vs. Beer Pairing

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Epcot

World Showcase

Valid Park Admission Required

Italian Cuisine

Dining Events

Dining Plans Not Accepted

Take your taste buds on a tour through Italy for fare that’s hands-down delizioso at the 2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival!

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The Ultimate Culinary Adventure

Discover authentic Italian dishes with an original twist—expertly prepared and served with regional beverages.

Guests choose culinary delights from an amazing menu filled with robust flavors adored the world over. Sit down to a 5-course gourmet meal paired with the chef’s own impeccable selection of Italian wines and craft beer—all chosen to complement his/her original recipes.

One taste is all it takes to see why Italian cuisine warms the heart and satisfies the palate. Mangiare!

General Event DetailsDates in 2018
  • September 25 and 27
  • October 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25 and 30
  • November 1, 6 and 8

Please note: This event has one seating option. Epcot admission is not included with the event ticket. Alcohol will only be served to Guests 21 years of age and older. All events are subject to change or cancelation without notice.

A couple enjoys food and wine at an outdoor table in Epcot’s Italy Pavilion at Walt Disney World Resort

Booking a Reservation Is Simple!

Beginning June 14, 2018, you can reserve your spot at this limited-time event. For reservations, please call (407) 939-3378. If you’re a Disney Vacation Club Member, you may book by calling Member Services at (800) 800-9800. But don’t delay—the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival runs from August 30 to November 12, 2018 Be sure to book your reservation today!

Please note: Advanced reservations are highly recommended, as this event fills up quickly. In addition, Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.

ID Requirements to Purchase Alcoholic Beverages

Learn which type of identification you should bring to the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival.

Guests must be 21 years of age or older to purchase alcoholic beverages at any establishment in the state of Florida—including Walt Disney World Resort and Disney’s Vero Beach Resort. Alcohol will not be served to anyone who does not present valid identification upon request. The following forms of ID will be accepted as proof of age:

  • U.S. state driver’s license (includes U.S. territories*)
  • U.S. state ID (includes U.S. territories*)
  • U.S. military ID
  • Original passport
  • Copy of passport (either on paper or captured on a mobile device), along with a government-issued photo ID** that verifies the person and birth date shown on the copy
  • NEXUS card issued by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (Canadian Guests only)

Please note: visitors from outside the United States are required to present both a valid passport and another form of government-issued photo identification from their country of origin.

For all questions concerning our identification requirements, please call (407) 939-6244. Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.

*U.S. territories include Puerto Rico, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands and American Samoa.

**Foreign driver’s licenses or ID cards are not acceptable by themselves.

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  • For assistance with your Walt Disney World visit, please call (407) 939-5277.
  • 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM Eastern Time. Guests under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian permission to call.
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