Events at Walt Disney World in January, August, November of 2018, 2020

January 2018

Jan. 3 - 7ESPN Wide World of SportsWalt Disney World Marathon Weekend 2018
Jan 12 - Feb 19EpcotEpcot Festival of the Arts -- After a successful first season, Epcot Festival of the Arts returns in 2018!
Jan. 24 - Jan. 28ESPN Wide World of SportsNFL Pro Bowl Week -- There are many free and open-to-the-public events, including AFC and NFC football team practices. Fans can also cheer on favorite players as they go against each other at the 2018 Pro Bowl Skills Showdown. The NFL Pro Bowl Experience -- a free, interactive fan zone with fun activities for the whole family -- is open daily at 10 a.m. starting Wednesday.

August 2018

May. 25 - Sep. 03Resort WideIncredible Summer -- Walt Disney World kicks off its Incredible Summer over Memorial Day weekend, May 25-27. Highlights include Donald's Dino Bash at Animal Kingdom, Guardians of the Galaxy - Awesome Mix Live! concert series at Epcot (starts June 9), an Incredibles Dance Party at Magic Kingdom, H2O Glow Nights at Typhoon Lagoon and more.
Aug. 07 - Aug. 12ESPN Wide World of SportsJr. NBA World -- The Jr. NBA World Championship will feature boys and girls divisions, each comprised of 16 regional champions (eight U.S. and eight international teams) that will receive all-expenses-paid trips to compete in the inaugural event Aug. 7-12, 2018 at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando, Fla. Located at Walt Disney World Resort, the world-class venue regularly hosts elite and recreational youth sports competitions.
Aug. 17 - Oct. 31Magic KingdomMickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party -- 2018 Dates:
-- August 17, 24, 28, 31
-- September 3, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28, 30
-- October 2, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11, 12, 14, 16, 18, 19, 21, 23, 25, 26, 28, 30, 31
Aug. 30 - Nov. 12EpcotEpcot's International Food and Wine Festival -- The 23rd Annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival will return to Walt Disney World for 75 days, continuing its tradition of fine dining events, appearances by favorite Disney culinarians and top celebrity chefs, and a slate of concerts from favorite bands of the last few decades.

November 2018

Aug. 30 - Nov. 12EpcotEpcot's International Food and Wine Festival -- The 23rd Annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival will return to Walt Disney World for 75 days, continuing its tradition of fine dining events, appearances by favorite Disney culinarians and top celebrity chefs, and a slate of concerts from favorite bands of the last few decades.
Nov. 1 - 4Resort WideDisney Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend -- Join the celebration and prepare to feast on an exciting menu of races during the Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend presented by MISFIT! We are serving up the Disney Fall Feast 5K, Disney Wine & Dine 10K, runDisney Kids Races and the Disney Wine and Dine Half Marathon to cap off the weekend. Plus, runners can take on the Disney Two Course Challenge, combining the 10K and Half Marathon, to earn the coveted Challenge medal. You won't want to miss this event where there will be plenty of surprises, Disney entertainment and an exclusive Post-Race Party for runners and their guests!
Nov. 8 - Dec. 21Magic KingdomMickey's Very Merry Christmas Party -- 2018 Party Dates:
-- November 8, 9, 12, 13, 15, 16, 25, 27, 29, 30
-- December 2, 4, 6, 7, 9, 11, 13, 14, 16, 18, 20, 21
Early Nov. - Early Jan.Resort WideHoliday Celebrations
Nov. 16 - Nov. 18Resort : ContemporaryD23 Destination D: Happy Birthday Mickey -- November 18, 2018, will mark 90 years since Mickey Mouse made his debut in Steamboat Willie at the Colony Theatre in New York City, and D23 is throwing a party at Disney's Contemporary Resort at Walt Disney World Resort to celebrate. The event will include panels, presentations, an all-new exhibit from the Walt Disney Archives, a pop-up store from Walt Disney Imagineering's Mickey's of Glendale, and more. Additional details, including special hotel rates and ticketing information, will be announced in the coming months.
Nov. 18 - Dec. 30EpcotEpcot's International Festival of the Holidays -- Holiday Kitchens, Holiday Entertainment, special IllumiNations finale, and more
Nov. 18 - Late 2019Resort Wide90 Years of Mickey Mouse -- "The World's Biggest Mouse Party" will be a celebration at Disney parks and resorts around the world, with commemorative merchandise, photo locations and more.

January 2020

Nov. 08 - Jan. 05Disney's Hollywood StudiosSunset Seasons Greetings, and Jingle Bell Jingle BAM! -- Disney's Hollywood Studios transforms into a winter wonderland with special food and drink offerings around the park, decorations, and projections, fireworks, lasers, and snow on Hollywood and Sunset Boulevards
Nov. 08 - Jan. 05Disney SpringsDisney Springs Christmas Tree Trail -- Disney Springs' Christmas Tree Trail will return with music, treats, photo ops, snow, and 23 themed trees
2020 - 2020Epcot : China PavilionWondrous China Debuts -- The China pavilion will debut a new, completely seamless 360-degree digital format film in 2020 — a month or season for the debut has not been announced.
2020 - 2020Disney's Hollywood Studios : Toy Story LandRoundup Rodeo BBQ Opens -- Toy Story Land will be getting a table service restaurant opening in 2020. The new location promises to be immersive, and something you can only experience through Toy Story.
Jan. 08 - Jan. 12ESPN Wide World of SportsWalt Disney World Marathon Weekend
Jan. 17 - Feb. 24EpcotDisney on Broadway Concert Series -- Special concert series held in conjunction with Epcot's International Festival of the Arts
Jan. 17 - Feb. 24EpcotEpcot International Festival of the Arts -- Epcot celebrates performing, fine, and culinary arts at this annual Festival

August 2020

2020 - 2020Epcot : China PavilionWondrous China Debuts -- The China pavilion will debut a new, completely seamless 360-degree digital format film in 2020 — a month or season for the debut has not been announced.
2020 - 2020Disney's Hollywood Studios : Toy Story LandRoundup Rodeo BBQ Opens -- Toy Story Land will be getting a table service restaurant opening in 2020. The new location promises to be immersive, and something you can only experience through Toy Story.
Summer 2020 - SummerEpcot : France PavilionLa Creperie de Paris Restaurant Opens -- A brand new creperie will open in the France pavilion next summer. La Creperie de Paris will feature a menu inspired by the Brittany region of France. The new location will offer table service dining as well as a quick-service stop for guests craving sweet or savory crepes.
Mid-Summer 2020 - Mid-Summer 2020Epcot : France PavilionRemy's Ratatouille Adventure Attraction Opens -- Disneyland Paris’ Ratatouille makes a trans-Atlantic trek to open its kitchen doors in the France pavilion next summer! Shrink down to the size of a rat, and get ready for adventure as you race around the kitchen!

November 2020

2020 - 2020Epcot : China PavilionWondrous China Debuts -- The China pavilion will debut a new, completely seamless 360-degree digital format film in 2020 — a month or season for the debut has not been announced.
2020 - 2020Disney's Hollywood Studios : Toy Story LandRoundup Rodeo BBQ Opens -- Toy Story Land will be getting a table service restaurant opening in 2020. The new location promises to be immersive, and something you can only experience through Toy Story.
Nov. 05 - Nov. 08ESPN Wide World of SportsDisney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend
November 6 - November 7ResortWalt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic