Thursday, December 28, 2017

New Musical Acts added for 2018 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

Can you believe it's been 25 years since the beginning of Epcot's Flower and Garden Festival?  Disney World is bringing on several bands this year who are new to the Festival for "Garden Rocks", including Foghat, Survivor, Smash Mouth, Rick Springfield, Jo Dee Messina, Lonestar and Don Felder (formerly of the Eagles.)  There are plenty of returning favorites as well. 

Garden Rocks Dining Packages will also be available (so you can pre-reserve your showtime as well as your dining reservation).  Details will be coming on the release of the packages, so contact your DreamFinder Travel agent for more information.

Here are the bands scheduled for this year's festival (please note that these are subject to change)
  • March 2-5: Night Ranger “Sister Christian”
  • March 9-12: STARSHIP starring Mickey Thomas “We Built This City”
  • March 16-19: Simple Plan “Welcome to My Life”
  • March 23-26: Little River Band “Reminiscing”
  • March 30-April 2: The Orchestra starring former members of ELO “Evil Woman”
  • April 6-7: Foghat (NEW!) “Slow Ride”
  • April 8-9: Survivor (NEW to Garden Rocks!) “Eye of the Tiger”
  • April 13-14: Smash Mouth (NEW to Garden Rocks!) “All Star”
  • April 15-16: Rick Springfield (NEW to Garden Rocks!) “Jessie’s Girl”
  • April 20-21: Jo Dee Messina (NEW to Garden Rocks!) “Stand by Me”
  • April 22-23: Lonestar (NEW!) “Amazed”
  • April 27-30: Blood, Sweat and Tears featuring Bo Bice “Spinning Wheel”
  • May 4-7: Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone “I’m Henry VIII I Am”
  • May 11-12: Village People “Y.M.C.A.”
  • May 13-14: Don Felder, formerly of The Eagles (NEW!) “Hotel California”
  • May 18-21: The Guess Who “American Woman”
  • May 25-28: The Spinners “Working My Way Back to You”

Garden Rocks performances are at America Gardens Theater at 5:30, 6:45 and 8 p.m. every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday of the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival and are included with Epcot admission.

Don't miss your opportunity to see these great acts, and enjoy the beauty of Epcot with the lovely topiaries for the festival.  The Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival begins on February 28th and continues through May 28, 2018.  In addition to the musical acts listed above, the festival includes delicious food booths from 15 outdoor kitchens (sip and savor your way around Epcot!), millions of beautiful blossoms, lovely topiaries, and more! 

Contact your DreamFinder Travel agent today to book your stay.