Hear the stirring story of Christmas as told by a celebrity narrator, accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and several magnificent choirs.
Each year, the Candlelight Processional comes to the America Gardens Theatre at Epcot, filling it with holiday music. A special guest narrator takes the stage and tells the biblical story of Christmas, interweaving it with the rich sounds of a full orchestra and a variety of choirs that inspire the audience with songs of hope and joy.
A few new faces and voices join an exciting lineup of celebrities lending their dramatic talents to this year’s production, including:
For many Guests, the Candlelight Processional has become an essential family tradition.
The magic continues in the wintertime with the spectacular Holidays Around The World, which transforms Epcot into an international celebration of Yuletide traditions—featuring festive decorations, live entertainment and delightful, fun-filled moments the whole family can enjoy!
Experience holiday magic at this seasonal showcase for Guests of all ages at America Gardens Theatre.
Each year, the Candlelight Processional makes its way to Epcot, where the rich sounds of the full orchestra and choir fill the theatre, and a special guest narrator takes the stage. Listen along while the story of the babe in a manger touches your heart as it has for generations—accompanied by warm and inspiring holiday music.
In the wintertime, Holidays Around The World transforms Epcot into an international celebration of Yuletide traditions filled with festive decorations and live entertainment. A special event that’s part of the festivities, the processional is a wonderful way to share the magic of the season with your family and friends! For many Guests, the processional has become an essential family tradition.
The Candlelight Processional shows take place 3 times a day. Check out the exact times and dates:
An American Sign Language interpreter will be on stage to translate the narrated story, allowing our hearing impaired Guests the opportunity to enjoy this event.
Please note: No tickets are required. However, you can enjoy guaranteed seating when you purchase Candlelight Processional Dining Packages.
Savor a delicious breakfast, lunch or dinner—and enjoy guaranteed seating at the Candlelight Processional! Since the Candlelight Processional is a popular event, please purchase Candlelight Processional Dining Packages as soon as possible and reserve your seats.
Please Note: The Candlelight Processional Dining Packages do not include park admission.
This spectacle is held on select nights and often fills up quickly, due to its popularity. Unless you purchase a Candlelight Dinner Package, attendance will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
Please Note: All entertainment and celebrity narrators are subject to change.
Valid Park Admission Required