The full lineup of narrators for the 2017 Candlelight Processional at Epcot has been announced. This yearly tradition includes a celebrity narrator, a 50 piece orchestra, and a choir. Together they share the story of Christmas.
This year has a pretty incredible collection of celebrities who will be helping share this very special story. The list includes Disney legends, actors, comedians, musicians, and more!
2017 Candlelight Processional Narrators at Epcot
- Nov. 24- 26 – Laurie Hernandez
- Nov. 27-28 – Matt Bomer
- Nov. 29 – 30 – Ana Gasteyer
- Dec. 1-3 – Whoopi Goldberg
- Dec. 4-5 – Pat Sajak
- Dec. 6-8 – Jodi Benson
- Dec. 9-11 – Kurt Russell
- Dec. 12-14 – Warwick Davis
- Dec. 15-17 – Trace Adkins
- Dec. 18-21 – Neil Patrick Harris
- Dec. 22-24 – CCH Pounder
- Dec. 25-27 – Jaci Velasquez
- Dec. 28-30 – Chandra Wilson
The Candlelight Processional is presented three times a night (5:00, 6:45 and 8:15 p.m.) throughout the holiday season at the America Gardens Theatre. Packages are available on select night. They include a meal and a guaranteed seat for one of the Candlelight Processional performances. There are breakfast, lunch, and dinner options available for restaurants in and near Epcot.
Candlelight Dining Packages for breakfast star at $35 (plus tax per person) for adults and $21 (plus tax per person) for children, ages 3-9. Candlelight Dining Packages for lunch and dinner begin at $44 (plus tax per person) for adults and $15.50 (plus tax per person) for children, ages 3-9. Breakfast options are available at places like Akershus Royal Banquet Hall and The Garden Grill. All three meals are also available at Captain’s Grille at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort,** with breakfast and dinner options offered at Trattoria Al Forno at Disney’s BoardWalk.
What do you think of this year’s Candlelight Processional narrator lineup? Are you going to be catching this incredible performance? Let us know in the comments below!
*Narrators and entertainment are subject to change without notice. Epcot admission is required and not included in the dining package price.
** (NOTE: Captain’s Grille is currently under refurbishment. Candlelight Packages will be available once it reopens.)