2018 Walt Disney World® Resort Special Event Information
2018 Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival
February 28 – May 28, 2018
Blossoming once again in 2018, the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival is a fun-filled destination for Guests of every age—and the perfect place for nearly every member of the family to dig up their sense of curiosity and discovery. Highlights may include:
- Outdoor kitchens offering delectable bites and libations
- Dozens of world-renowned, Disney-themed topiaries
- Breathtaking garden spaces and wildlife habitats
- Inspirational exhibits, seminars and how-to demonstrations
- An outdoor concert series featuring fan-favorite bands
Star Wars: Galactic Nights at Disney's Hollywood Studios
May 27, 2018 - Separately priced event
Calling all Star Wars fans! You’re invited to the return of a popular event at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. It’s Star Wars: Galactic Nights, a one-of-a-kind party where Guests from all across the globe can come together and celebrate a galaxy far, far away… No matter your age, put on your finest Star Wars-themed costumes and attire, and walk the red carpet toward a galactic introduction, followed by a whole universe of event entertainment and interactive adventures—from a park-wide scavenger hunt to Star Wars Character encounters and more.
Disney H20 Glow Nights at Typhoon Lagoon
Select Nights June 21 - August 11 - Separately priced event
During H20 Glow Nights, the atmosphere is transformed into an electric celebration overflowing with a DJ-hosted dance party, Toy Story-themed experiences, special adult only area, limited time food and beverage offerings and shorter wait times at popular waterslides.
Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom
Select Nights August 30 - October 14 - Separately priced event
Back again in 2018, it’s the happiest haunting on Earth! Don’t miss your chance to collect candies, sweets and frightfully delightful treats—all while the park hosts grim grinning ghosts, eerie entertainment and Disney Characters that go bump in the night.
Best of all: since the tone of this event is “not-so-scary,” that means children of every age can enjoy the fun!
2018 Epcot® International Food & Wine Festival
August 30 - November 12, 2018 - Included in general admission
A spectacular celebration of global cuisines, music & more! Explore international food kiosks, enjoy live performances at the Festival and whet your appetite with all-new events, guest chefs and Marketplace additions. Groove on over and Eat to the Beat Concert series, featuring live performances for every taste - from pop and hip-hop to country and R&B"
- August 30 - 31: Blue October
- September 1 - 3: Tiffany
- September 4 - 5: NEW! MercyMe
- September 6 - 7: NEW! Glass Tiger
- September 8 - 9: NEW! Tauren Wells
- September 10 - 11: Postmodern Jukebox
- September 12 - 13: - Be Announced
- September 14 - 16: Baha Men
- September 17 - 19: - Be Announced
- September 20 - 21: Living Colour
- September 22 - 23: NEW! Sheila E
- September 24 - 26: Sugar Ray
- September 27 - 28: David Cook
- September 29 - 30: Jeffrey Osborne
- October 1 - 2: NEW! Jim Belushi & The Sacred Hearts
- October 3 - 4: Everclear
- October 5 - 7: Mark Wills
- October 8 - 10: Air Supply
- October 11 - 12: - Be Announced
- October 13 - 14: - Be Announced
- October 15 - 16: NEW! 98 Degrees
- October 17 - 18: 38 Special
- October 19 - 21: The Devon Allman Project
- October 22 - 23: - Be Announced
- October 24 - 25: Billy Ocean
- October 26 - 28: Starship featuring Mickey Thomas
- October 29 - 31: Hanson
- November 1 - 2: - Be Announced
- November 3 - 4: Taylor Dayne
- November 5 - 7: Boyz II Men
- November 8 - 9: The Hooters
- November 10 - 12: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party at Disney's Magic Kingdom
November 8 - December 21, 2018 - Separately priced event
Join Mickey and gang for an Oh-So-Jolly holiday celebration! This Christmas season, get ready for a magical holiday gathering of Disney proportions. When Mickey celebrates the season, Magic Kingdom park lights up with excitement for Guests of all ages. Cinderella Castle shimmers. Joyful music fills the air. Disney Characters don their most festive attire. Favorite attractions take on a holiday theme. And enchanting surprises lie around almost every turn!
Epcot International Festival of the Holidays
November 18 - December 30, 2018 - Included in general admission
Epcot® International Festival of the Holidays surrounds you in the wondrous sights, sounds and flavors of the season as celebrated by cultures near and far. Discover a festival like no other, featuring the joyous holiday traditions of 11 World Showcase nations.
*Valid theme park admission required. Entertainment and offerings subject to change without notice.