Flower and Garden FestivalEach year Walt Disney World in Florida hosts is International Flower and Garden Festival at Epcot.  Beautiful displays of widely colored flowers are planted throughout Epcot. Topiaries depicting many different characters from Disney movies are grown, styled and then arranged throughout Epcot.  As you stroll through the park, there are many picturesque places to capture those special Disney moments.   Whether you’re posed by a princess or ready to go standing next to Lightening McQueen, your backdrops will be full of color.

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During the festival, special dining, entertainment, and gardening seminars are available at Epcot.  The Garden Rocks Concert Series hosts well-known bands on the weekends at the American Gardens Theater Stage.  Gardening seminars are also available on the weekends at the Festival Center. 

A few flowery facts about the Flower and Garden Festival, which runs from typically from March  through May.  There are approximately 30 million blooms  --  240 floating flower planters  --  700 gardens  --  100 Disney character topiaries  --   30 flower towers

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To enhance your enjoyment of the festival, Disney has developed a topiaries scavenger hunt.  Be sure to print your own scavenger hunt page before you go.  Whether you’re riding rides or dining at Epcot, the International Flower and Garden Festival is an added delight to your experience at this park. You’ll see never before topiaries, enjoy entertainment, dine on delectables all of which are tantalizing to your eyes, ears and taste buds.

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Roxanne Genovese

Travel Specialist