Candlelight Processional – EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays

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After being absent for 2020, the Candlelight Processional returns as part of the 2021 EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays. Each night, a celebrity narrates the story of the Nativity, backed by a 50-piece orchestra and an awe-inspiring choir. Songs of hope and joy punctuate the story for an experience that has become a staple of EPCOT’s holiday season.

2021 Candlelight Processional Schedule

Shows perform nightly at the America Gardens Theatre.

This year’s lineup of celebrity narrators include:

  • November 26-28: Auli’i Cravalho
  • November 29-December 1: Chita Rivera
  • December 2-4: Jodi Benson
  • December 5-7: Alton Fitzgerald White
  • December 8-10: Bart Millard
  • December 11-13: Lisa Ling
  • December 14-16: Andy Garcia
  • December 17-19: Ana Gasteyer
  • December 20-22: Courtney B. Vance
  • December 23-25: Steven Curtis Chapman
  • December 26-28: Blair Underwood
  • December 29-30: Pat Sajak

2021 Candlelight Processional Dining Packages

Visitors can enjoy a meal at one of four EPCOT restaurants and get a reserved ticket to a same-day performance with the Candlelight Processional Dining Package!

Packages include a buffet or family-style dining or an appetizer, entrée, and dessert with a non-alcoholic beverage for lunch and dinner. Each package purchased includes a reserved seat at a Candlelight Processional performance the same day as the dining reservation.

Participating Restaurants and Prices

Biergarten Restaurant
Germany Pavilion
$62 for adults; $35 for kids

Coral Reef Restaurant
The Seas Pavilion
$74 for adults; $25 for kids

The Garden Grill Restaurant
The Land Pavilion
$71 for adults; $46 for kids

Rose & Crown Pub & Dining Room
United Kingdom Pavilion
Dinner: $63 for adults; $25 for kids

To make a reservation, book online.

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