Its beginning to get busy in Orlando, Florida, with many theme parks starting their special annual events that will last into spring months! Disney is ready with festivals like the International Festival of the Arts and Universal Orlando brings the party to Florida with their Mardi Gras celebration. Come and experience one of the most exciting times in Orlando, Florida. Book with Tiffany Towncar for your transportation needs any time you visit and experience the best in luxury, comfort, style and dependability. Book with us today!
This annual festival takes place around Walt Disney’s Epcot theme park from now till February 25. The celebration immerses guests in art of all forms from performing, culinary and visual arts. Gaze at wonderous works of art from paintings to chalk art. Treat your taste buds to foods and snacks that are a treat for the eyes as well as the mouth. Guests can also take in musical performances and other performing arts.
Disney on Broadway is a concert serious that features favorite tunes performed by Disney on Broadway stars. Every two weeks a different star will be welcomed to the stage. This is the first year that songs from legendary Disney musicals will be performed daily. Guests can catch the show at the America Gardens Theatre till the festival ends on January 25.
Creative Workshops let visitors learn new techniques from guest artist. The workshops are located at the Odyssey Festival Showplace. They take place Fridays through Mondays from 1:30 pm to 2:45 pm. They are separately ticketed then general Epcot admission and cost $39 per workshop. Examples of classes include Ink and Paint Animation, An Afternoon with Heather Theurer a Disney Fine Artist, Floral Arranging and Handcrafted Calligraphy. Check out all the classes and choose one or a few of these Creative Workshops!
For the Kids
Kids will really get involved in some extra special events geared for them. The Animation Academy allows them to experience the magic of Disney animation. It is an informative class that teaches drawling and real Disney artists. Figment’s Brush with the Masters Scavenger Hunt takes place around the World Showcase Pavilion. Guests will help Figment learn about art by purchasing a map and stickers from the Pin Central, Disney Traders or World Traveler.
Figment is hiding in famous works of art and once you have found him you can add the right sticker to the map. After completing the map the journey is done and the map can be returned to Disney Traders for a surprise. Everyone will love being a part of Hands-On Wall Mural. By the World Showcase Plaza, everyone can come together and help paint a giant mural. Grab a paintbrush and have fun!
There is so much in store for everyone at Disney Epcot’s International Festival of the Arts and all over Orlando, Florida. Plan your trip and book your transportation with Tiffany Towncar!