The anticipation is building as the 2023 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival approaches. One of the festival’s most eagerly awaited highlights is undoubtedly the Eat to the Beat concert series, featuring an incredible lineup of performers. Disney World recently revealed an initial lineup announcement in mid-May, and now we have even more exciting updates to share. Let’s dive into the current lineup for the Eat to the Beat concert series, promising a thrilling musical experience you won’t want to miss.
- July 27 | Funkafied
- July 28-29 | Orianthi (NEW)
- July 30-31 | FOR KING + COUNTRY (NEW)
- Aug. 1-3 | Funkafied
- Aug. 4-5 | Southern Avenue
- Aug. 6-7 | Tiffany
- Aug. 8-10 | Champagne
- Aug. 11-12 | Ruben Studdard with Haley Reinhart (NEW)
- Aug. 13-14 | The Bacon Brothers (NEW)
- Aug. 15-17 | M-80’s
- Aug. 18-21 | Joey Fatone & Friends
- Aug. 22-24 | The Female Collective
- Aug. 25-26 | Ayron Jones (NEW)
- Aug. 27-28 | Phillip Phillips (NEW)
- Aug. 29-31 | Element
- Sept. 1-2 | Baha Men
- Sept. 3-4 | MercyMe
- Sept. 5-7 | Foreigners Journey
- Sept. 8-9 | Ray Parker Jr.
- Sept. 10-11 | TobyMac
- Sept. 12-14 | Hooligans
- Sept. 15 | Monsieur Periné
- Sept. 16-17 | Raul Acosta & Oro Solido
- Sept. 18 | Latin Celebrity Talent – TBA
- Sept. 19-21 | Audio Exchange
- Sept. 22-24 | Los Amigos Invisibles – (NEW)
- Sept. 25-26 | 98°
- Sept. 27-28 | Latin Ambition
- Sept. 29 | Oct. 2 – Boyz II Men
- Oct. 3-5 | Wish Radio
- Oct. 6-7 | Mark Wills
- Oct. 8-9 | Sugar Ray
- Oct. 10-12 | Icon Party Band
- Oct. 13-14 | Hoobastank
- Oct. 15-16 | Air Supply
- Oct. 17-19 | Evolution Motown
- Oct. 20-21 | Taylor Dayne
- Oct. 22-23 | Billy Ocean
- Oct. 24-26 | Sound Up
- Oct. 27-30 | Hanson
- Oct. 31-Nov. 2 | Rexine
- Nov. 3-4 | We The Kings (NEW)
- Nov. 5-6 | Sheila E.
- Nov. 7-9 | Epic Live
- Nov. 10-11 | Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
- Nov. 12-13 | 38 Special
Detailed Show Information
- Location: America Gardens Theatre – American Adventure Pavilion
- Dates: Fridays through Mondays from July 27 to November 18, 2023
- Showtimes: 5:30 PM, 6:45 PM, and 8:00 PM
Additionally, local acts will perform Tuesdays through Thursdays throughout the festival. Eat to the Beat Dining Packages will not be available on these dates.
For those seeking a truly immersive experience, EPCOT is offering dining packages that combine a delectable meal at one of its renowned restaurants with preferred seating for the evening’s Eat to the Beat concert. It’s the perfect opportunity to indulge in a fantastic dining experience while enjoying the electrifying performances. Read on to discover the details and pricing of these incredible dining packages.
Restaurant Options and Seating
When it comes to dining packages, EPCOT offers a range of fantastic restaurants to choose from, ensuring that there’s something to suit every palate. Whether you’re craving international cuisine, classic American dishes, or something more exotic, you’ll find the perfect dining spot. Some of the participating restaurants include:
(ages 10 and up)
(ages 3 to 9)
|Akershus Royal Banquet|
|Coral Reef Restaurant|
The Living Seas
|Garden Grill Restaurant|
The Land Pavilion
|Le Cellier Steakhouse|
|Regal Eagle Smokehouse: Craft Drafts & Barbecue|
(same-day dining packages only)
American Adventure Pavilion
|Rose and Crown Dining Room|
United Kingdom Pavilion
|Spice Road Table|
The prices listed above do not include tax or gratuity.
The dining package meal at the respective participating restaurant includes:
- At Spice Road Table: 2 small plates, a shared dessert platter, and a nonalcoholic beverage
- All other participating restaurants: an appetizer, entrée, and dessert—or one full buffet/family-style meal (where applicable)—as well as a nonalcoholic beverage
You may be able to purchase a same-day dining package, available at the following location:
- Dine without reservations at Regal Eagle Smokehouse: Craft Drafts & Barbecue that day.
- Enjoy guaranteed seats to an Eat to the Beat concert later that day
To check availability for same-day dining packages, visit Regal Eagle Smokehouse: Craft Drafts & Barbecue during the Festival. Packages are subject to availability and may not be available on peak dates.
The Eat to the Beat concert series during the 2023 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival promises an extraordinary musical journey. From July to November, a plethora of talented performers will light up the stage, providing a diverse range of musical genres and experiences. Make sure to plan your visit accordingly to witness the magic firsthand. Get ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere, savor delicious food and beverages, and let the music ignite your soul at this year’s unforgettable festival.
- Eat to the Beat Dining Packages are only offered Friday to Monday during EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival—July 27 to November 18, 2023. Packages are not offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays.
- Alcohol will only be served to Guests ages 21 and older with a valid form of identification.
- Reservations require a credit card guarantee.
- Guests will receive Eat to the Beat seating badges at the restaurant after their meal. The badge will specify the date and the show time they have reserved.
- Guests with the Eat to the Beat Dining Package will enter America Gardens Theatre in a separate queue and will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis. Seating is guaranteed.
- Guests who have not reserved an Eat to the Beat Dining Package will be seated at the Eat to the Beat concert on a first-come, first-served basis. Seating is based on availability due to limited capacity.
- To enter EPCOT, both a theme park reservation and valid theme park admission are required. EPCOT admission is not included in the price of the dining package.