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Must-Sees at the Taste of EPCOT® International Flower & Garden Festival

Taking place now through July 5, 2021, the Taste of EPCOT® International Flower & Garden Festival invites Disney fans and family to celebrate spring at Walt Disney World® Resort with popular features, food and fun. From returning Character topiaries to all-ages adventures around the park, the biggest festival favorites are covered in this guide to help you plan your visit. As you prepare for your botanical adventure, remember that you can redeem Disney Rewards Dollars toward limited-edition festival merchandise, seasonal treats and more!1

Get Close to Tip-Top Topiaries

The decorative details and incredible craftsmanship that goes into the Character topiaries have made them the signature feature of this festival. Fans gather to pose with these perfectly sculpted photo ops and marvel at the artistic talent that makes them possible. This year, some of the most popular Character topiaries make their return, including Mickey Mouse and friends, Anna and Elsa, Remy, Figment and plenty of others.

Taste Garden Fresh Flavors

The Outdoor Kitchens bring inventive, fresh takes on classic snacks and exotic flavor fusions. Try food, beverages and sweet treats from more than 20 stops throughout World Showcase at the Taste of EPCOT® International Flower & Garden Festival, inspired by nature’s ingredients from around the globe.

Insider Tip: Look for designated areas to stop and savor every bite; walking and eating is not possible this year, so plan these snack breaks into your day.

Revel in a Springtime Scavenger Hunt

The whole family can participate in the colorful, park-wide adventure of Spike’s Pollen Nation Exploration! Looking for Spike the honeybee around the Taste of EPCOT® International Flower & Garden Festival encourages young Guests to get up close at the flower beds and garden exhibitions to discover and appreciate the natural beauty this festival celebrates.

Bring Home Festive Floral Merchandise

Guests looking to take home a piece of the festival can find limited-edition souvenirs, including vibrant apparel and all sorts of fun gifts. Keep an eye out for commemorative merchandise featuring Spike the Bee, Minnie Mouse, Orange Bird and Figment. And don’t forget to use your Disney® Visa® Credit Card to save 10% on select merchandise purchases of $50 or more.23

Know Before You Go

As you return to Walt Disney World® Resort, keep in mind that some attractions, activities and events may be different than the last time you visited. Enhanced health and safety measures and guiding principles will affect how you plan the fun, including making your Park reservations in advance. Be sure to visit the Walt Disney World® Resort website for the latest safety updates.

Insider Tip: Download the My Disney Experience app* to help plan your adventure in advance. You can keep all of your activities organized in the app, including dining and recreation reservations. Check out our Guide to Cardmember Dining Perks at Walt Disney World® Resort to see locations where you can save 10% most days—including Biergarten Restaurant, Coral Reef Restaurant, Le Cellier Steakhouse and Rose & Crown Dining Room at EPCOT®, plus more.24

We hope this list helps you plan as you start envisioning the greenery, scenery and fun waiting for you at the Taste of EPCOT® International Flower & Garden Festival. While you’re there, be sure to visit the private Cardmember location in EPCOT® to get a complimentary digital download of your Magic Shot photo, with Characters digitally placed right next to you, as a keepsake that will always be in bloom.25


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