Epcot Eat to the Beat Concert Line Up for 2017

Night Ranger at Eat to the Beat [© Walt Disney World]
Night Ranger at Eat to the Beat [© Walt Disney World]

Each year as part of the annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, there are a series of live Eat to the Beat concerts each evening.

The concerts take place at the open-air American Gardens Theatre at 5:30 pm, 6:45 pm and 8:00 pm.

Admission is included in the standard Epcot admission ticket.

The first concert is on August 31 and they run every night until November 13, 2017, a record breaking 75 nights and 32 artists.

Eat to the Beat Dining Package

Introduced in 2014, the “Eat to the Beat Dining Package” provides you with reserved seating for the concert plus lunch or dinner at participated Epcot restaurants.

Not all details for the 2017 event have been released yet, most details and pricing relates to 2016 unless stated otherwise

The package includes either a full buffet or an appetiser, entrée, dessert and non-alcoholic drink. Prices vary by restaurant and whether you opt for lunch or dinner and range from $34.99 to $59.99 for lunch and $49.99 to $74.99 for dinner. Quoted prices exclude tax and gratuities. Children’s meals are cheaper.

The Disney Dining plan can be used but it counts as two table service meals.

Party for the Senses

There is also a very exclusive Party for the Senses on select nights which also gives you reserved seating at the concert.

Eat to the Beat Concert Lineup

The musical styles including classic rock, soul, R&B, jazz and funk and the provisional line-up is as follows:

  • August 31 to September 1, 2017 - Delta Rae
  • September 2 to September 3, 2017 - The Hooters
  • September 4 to September 5, 2017 - Baha Men
  • September 6 to September 7, 2017 - Fuel
  • September 8 to September 10, 2017 - STARSHIP starring Mickey Thomas
  • September 11 to September 12, 2017 - Lauren Alaina
  • September 13 to September 15, 2017 - Plain White T’s
  • September 16 to September 17, 2017 - Sister Hazel
  • September 18 to September 20, 2017 - Air Supply
  • September 21 to September 22, 2017 - David Cook
  • September 23 to September 24, 2017 - Everclear
  • September 25 to September 27, 2017 - Sugar Ray
  • September 28 to September 29, 2017 - .38 Special
  • September 30 to October 1, 2017 - Mark Wills
  • October 2 to October 3, 2017 - American Authors
  • October 4 to October 5, 2017 - Christopher Cross
  • October 6 to October 8, 2017 - Devon Allman
  • October 9 to October 11, 2017 - Dennis deYoung: The Music of STYX
  • October 12 to October 13, 2017 - Taylor Dayne
  • October 14 to October 15, 2017 - Jeffrey Osborne
  • October 16 to October 17, 2017 - Postmodern Jukebox
  • October 18 to October 20, 2017 - 10,000 Maniacs
  • October 21 to October 22, 2017 - Toad The Wet Sprocket
  • October 23 to October 24, 2017 - Kenny G
  • October 25 to October 26, 2017 - Billy Ocean
  • October 27 to October 29, 2017 - Tiffany
  • October 30 to November 1, 2017 - Hanson
  • November 2 to November 3, 2017 - Blue October
  • November 4 to November 5, 2017 - Living Colour
  • November 6 to November 8, 2017 - Boyz II Men
  • November 9 to November 11, 2017 - Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
  • November 12 to November 13, 2017 - Squeeze

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