Spring is in the air and of course Epcot’s annual International Flower and Garden Festival is in full swing as the flowers have bloomed and the butterflies are fluttering. This year’s festival is again sponsored by HGTV and runs from now through May 20, 2012. There are several themed weekends that you should not miss.
The Flower Power Concert Series will host The Spinnners from March 30 to April 1, 2012. They are best known for their song “Cupid”. April 6-8, will host the ever popular Chubby Checker & The Wildcats. Checker is well known for his popular hit, “The Twist” – which continues to make a comeback as seen on the every popular Dancing with the Stars.
Although this is Epcot, Disney’s Animal Kingdom has loaned out their insect specialists for a very special time of learning and exploring at the Festival Center in Epcot – on April 13 to April 15, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Visitors can meet and learn about the indigenous insects, what better place that at the Flower and Garden Festival.