New special ticketed events for this year's Food and Wine Festival announced

Jul 17, 2012 in "Epcot International Food and Wine Festival"

Disney has today announced that bookings for this year's Food and Wine Festival special events will begin at 7 a.m. on August 14 2012 by calling 407-WDW-FEST (407-939-3378).  Also announced are some new special events:
  • The Marketplace VIP Access Chef Tour begins at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday, with tastes from selected marketplaces around World Showcase Lagoon and behind-the-scenes stories from the chefs. You get five (pre-selected) dishes and five beverages (wine, beer and cocktails) on the tour, which takes about two hours. Cost is $90 (plus tax and park admission).
  • An Italian Regional Food & Wine Luncheon in the recently opened Tutto Gusto Wine Cellar, pairing wines with casual, authentic dishes - from noon-2 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays. Cost is $75 (plus tax, gratuity included, park admission required).
  • Tutto Italia Ristorante will be offering the White Truffle Lunch on November 4.
  • Party for the Senses in the World ShowPlace Events Pavilion has a new pricing structure.  A ticket for a reserved table on the main floor ($170 plus tax, gratuity included, park admission required). A reserved table in the premium Wine View Lounge is $270 plus tax (gratuity included, park admission required), and general admission is $145 plus tax (gratuity included, park admission required). Both of the reserved seating options also include a specialty cocktail and early admission at 7:15 p.m. This year’s Party for the Senses dates are October 6, 13, 20, and 27, and November 3.
Article Posted: Jul 17, 2012 / 9:16am EDT