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2012 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

2012 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Line-Up

It’s that time of year again. Time for the thoughts of fresh flowers blooming and what am I going to do to the garden/yard this year start to creep into our minds. So what a great time for the Annual Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival. The festival runs from March 7th until May 20th this year.
I love looking at all the topiaries that are out for the festival. It is absolutely incredible the amount of detail and color that goes into each one. The line-up of HGTV celebrities and bands that make the festival great is also impressive this year.
Below is the Eat to the Beat Concert Line-Up for this year. The concerts are FREE with your admission into Epcot and are performed at 5:15 pm, 6:30 pm, and 7:45 pm nightly in the American Gardens Theater in World Showcase.
March 9 to 11 – Jose Feliciano (Light My Fire)
March 16 to 18 – Starship Starring Mickey Thomas (We Built This City)
March 23 to 15 – The Guess Who (American Woman)
March 30 to April 1 – The Spinners (Cupid)
April 6 to 8 – Chubby Checker & The Wildcats (The Twist)
April 13 to 15 – Paul Revere & The Raiders (Good Thing)
April 20 to 22 – The Turtles Featuring Flo & Eddie (Happy Together)
April 27 to 29 – Chuck Negron, Formerly of Three Dog Night (Joy to the World)
May 4 to 6 – The Orchestra Starring Former Members of ELO (Don’t Bring Me Down)
May 11 to 13 – Herman’s Hermits Starring Peter Noone (I’m Henry VIII, I Am)
May 18 to 20 – Davy Jones (I’m a Believer )

 

 

 

 

 

 

Also, to go with that impressive line-up is the line-up of HGTV celebrities that will be making appearances and doing presentations. And that line-up is as follows:

John Gidding, HGTV’s Curb Appeal: The Block – presenting March 9 – 11
Sabrina Soto, HGTV’s The High/Low Project – presenting March 16 – 18
Jason Cameron, DIY Network’s Desperate Landscapes and Man Caves – presenting March 23 – 25
Camille Styles, HGTV.com Entertainment contributor – presenting March 30 – April 1
Dan Faires, HGTV.com’s DanMade, Fan Favorite HGTV Design Star Season 5 – presenting April 6 – 8
Brandon Johnson, host of HGTV’s My Yard Goes Disney – presenting April 13 – 15
Meg Caswell, HGTV’s Meg’s Great Rooms – presenting April 20 – 22
Monica Pedersen, HGTV Dream Home Tour 2012 and Designed to Sell – presenting April 27 – 29
Antonio Ballatore, HGTV’s The Antonio Treatment – presenting May 4 – 6
To be determined – presenting May 11 – 13
Genevieve Gorder, HGTV’s Dear Genevieve and HGTV Design Star – presenting May 18 – 20
What a great way to start off the spring then going to the Epcot International Flower and Garden Show. You can contact our Official Travel Agency, Love the Mouse Travel, and they can assist you in attending this wonderful and colorful festival. You wouldn’t want to miss the chance to explore topiaries and gardens, learn planting, style and design techniques and also see Bambi’s Butterfly House, Pixie Hollow Fairy Garden , and the HGTV Designers Stage will present HGTV celebrities each Friday through Sunday and nationally recognized garden personalities Monday through Thursday.

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