Walt Disney World Resort Announces Holiday Lineup for EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays

 EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays Presented by AdventHealth returns to Walt Disney World Resort on November 25th and will continue on through December 30, 2022. This festival includes the celebration of traditions from around the world and the many different ways they are celebrated. One big tradition that will be returning is the Candlelight Processional at the America Pavilion. Narrators for this traditional telling of the Christmas story were recently announced by Walt Disney World. Reservations open for dining packages for the Candlelight Processional will be available on October 6. They can be made at EPCOTholidays.com.

There are other fun festivities to experience around EPCOT for the holidays as well. Disney shared some of these other holiday offerings:

  • “JOYFUL! A Celebration of the Season” a stirring and uplifting performance of music in celebration of Christmas and Kwanzaa returns with multiple performances daily.
  • Storytellers, musical acts and other performers will bring holiday traditions of the world to life around World Showcase.
  • Holiday Kitchens will cook up treasured recipes and festive drinks from around the globe, as well as an eye-popping selection of treats to satisfy nearly any sweet tooth. Latin-American heritage will be celebrated and savored at the all-new Nochebuena Cocina Holiday Kitchen featuring traditional dishes served throughout the holiday season, including Pernil: Mojo Pork with Tostones, and Alfajores: Vanilla Shortbread Cookies with Dulce de Leche and Coconut.
  • The Holiday Cookie Stroll offers guests the opportunity to embark on a sweet adventure.
  • And more festive fun for all ages to be announced closer to the holidays!

While these festivities are happening, Walt Disney World will continue to celebrate its 50th Anniversary with The World’s Most Magical Celebration. More details about what is going on at Walt Disney World Resort can be found at DisneyWorld.com.

What do you think about the return of these holiday celebrations? Which one are you most excited about? Share your thoughts and opinions in the comments below!

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