Walt Disney World has announced the celebrity narrators that will lead EPCOT’s “Candlelight Processional” this holiday season.
The holiday favorite will return to the America Gardens Theatre during the EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays starting November 24th.
Long a guest favorite, the EPCOT Candlelight Processional is the retelling of the Christmas story by a narrator and a massive choir, accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra, herald trumpets and the incredible Voices of Liberty. This spectacular event returns this year with more new celebrity narrators than ever before! Nine new voices join the ranks of captivating storytellers who share the universal message of this heartwarming story.
To plan your visit, here’s the full list of this year’s celebrity narrators:
- Chrissy Metz (NEW): Nov. 24-25
- Luis Fonsi (NEW): Nov. 26-27
- Ann-Margret (NEW): Nov. 28-29
- Simu Liu: Nov. 30-Dec. 2
- John Stamos: Dec. 3-5
- Neil Patrick Harris: Dec. 6-8
- Marlee Matlin: Dec. 9-11
- Brendan Fraser (NEW): Dec. 12-14
- Eva Longoria (NEW): Dec. 15-16
- Joey McIntyre (NEW): Dec. 17-18
- Sterling K. Brown (NEW): Dec. 19-20
- Jordan Fisher (NEW): Dec. 21-23
- Steven Curtis Chapman: Dec. 24-26
- Audra McDonald (NEW): Dec. 27-28
- Lisa Ling: Dec. 29-30
Important Reminder: Candlelight Processional dining packages open October 17th.
Other events set for Epcot’s Christmas festivities include photo opportunities with Santa Claus, gospel-themed musical performances celebrating both Christmas and Kwanzaa, and a diverse array of holiday storytellers placed elsewhere throughout the country pavilions around the World Showcase section of the park.
What’s a holiday without feasting? If tucking into delicious goodies is your favorite way to celebrate, then you’ve come to the right place. More than 15 Holiday Kitchens will entice your palate with treasured dishes that celebrate a panoply of global holiday cheer.
You can also complete Olaf’s Holiday Tradition Expedition Scavenger Hunt or enjoy the delicious Holiday Cookie Stroll!
Stay tuned for more details on holiday merchandise and outdoor kitchen menus!
From celebrating beloved and familiar traditions to learning about new ones, EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays is the perfect way to embrace the cheer and good will of the season.
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