Holidays Around the World at Epcot 2015
Posted By Shani Wolf
Did you know that each year, as part of Holidays Around the World at Epcot in Walt Disney World, the World Showcase presents joyful music and seasonal food favorites, and time-honored traditions spring to life as costumed performers present holiday heritage throughout the represented countries.
Although subject to change, festivities may include:
Share your Christmas wishes with Santa and Mrs. Claus, enjoy Hanukkah traditions and experience the spirit of Kwanzaa. Plus, treat your ears to the Voices of Liberty Dickens Carolers—an outstanding a cappella group that sings a special repertoire of classic songs.
Follow the Canadian Holiday Voyageurs on a musical tour through the customs of the Great White North.
Feast your eyes on the colorful Chinese Lion Dance, which brings good fortune and happiness to all during major celebrations like the Lunar New Year and Lantern Festival.
Discover the magic of Père Noël and the joy of the season through a Christmas letter from a child.
Listen as Helga tells the story of the first Christmas tree and the tale of her first Nutcracker.
Meet the kind-hearted witch La Befana who arrives on the eve of the Epiphany to grant gifts to good children.
Hear the fascinating story of the Daruma doll and the Japanese customs of the New Year.
¡Feliz Navidad! Join mariachis and dancers as they bring color and excitement to the music, dances and traditions of a holiday fiesta.
Come! Take a journey through the seasons of holidays in Morocco, where celebrations are “the spice of life.”
Spend time with Sigrid and learn about Julenissen, the Christmas Gnome.
Delve into the vivid stories of Father Christmas, dating back to 15th-century England.
Please ccontact me if you want to experience the holidays in Walt Disney World coming up or next year!