Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 23, 2008
Epcot's 13th annual International Food & Wine Festival is set to take place from September 26 through November 9, 2008 at the Walt Disney World Resort, located near the Courtyard Orlando Hotel in Lake Buena Vista in the Marriott Village. Showcasing the flavors of the world, this year's theme is "Cities in Wonderland," where hungry guests can embark on an epicurean adventure from Cork, Ireland to Cape Town, South Africa.
The six-week festival will highlight tastes from countries on six continents with more than 25 international marketplaces that will serve tapas-sized portions of regional specialties from $2 to $5 each, along with recommended wines and beers to perfectly pair with each dish.
The event also features the nightly Eat to the Beat! Concert Series which features a varied lineup of classic rock, soul, R&B, oldies, jazz and funk hit-makers. Concerts are performed three times each evening at America Gardens Theatre along the World Showcase lagoon. Guests can call 407-WDW-FEST for information and to make reservations for special events and programs. Festival details are available at http://disneyworld.com/food.
The Courtyard Orlando Hotel offers an array of deluxe amenities, ideal for guests coming for Epcot's famous festival. Highlighted by spacious guestrooms and distinctive Jacuzzi, executive and connecting suites, lodging in Lake Buena Vista, Florida is perfect for couples, groups or families enjoying this late-summer getaway in Florida.
Courtyard Orlando Lake Buena Vista in the Marriott Village
Perfect for both business and leisure travelers, the Courtyard Orlando Lake Buena Vista, Florida Hotel features a variety of unique amenities combined with an exceptional location. Situated only one mile from Walt Disney World Resort® and in close proximity to other top Orlando attractions, this hotel near Walt Disney World in Florida boasts the ease of purchasing attraction tickets in the lobby and a convenient shuttle service. Start your day by enjoying a generous breakfast buffet with cooked-to-order items and then stop by the Food Court in the evening for ice cream, pizza, deli items, and coffee. Relax in the refreshing indoor/outdoor pool or use the innovative equipment to get a good workout at the Orlando vacation hotel exercise room. For more information or to make a reservation, call 407-938-9001 or visit http://marriott.com/hotels/travel/mcoly.