We have 5 exciting openings and favorites returning to Walt Disney World by Summer 2022. This includes Hoop Dee Doo Musical Revue and more, read the list now!
1. Connections Cafe & Eatery (Opens April 27, 2022)
As part of EPCOT’s ongoing park transformation, Connections Cafe & Eatery will open as a new a quick-service restaurant for guests AND become the parks new Starbucks Location.
Part of the World Celebration neighborhood at EPCOT, guests will find cultures from around the world represented with global cuisines. This eatery’s purpose is to show how food brings people together. Watch the chefs while they work once inside!
Menu items include the French Bistro Burger with caramelized onions, bacon, and brie, General Tso Chicken Salad featuring ingredients like broccoli slaw, red bell pepper, mandarin oranges, and crispy wontons, Meatball Pizza, Chicken Nuggets Basket, Mango-Coconut Milk Shake and more!
2. Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind (Opens May 27)
Get ready for galaxy time with Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind opening May 27, 2022, at EPCOT!
The family friendly coaster coming to EPCOT will be one of the longest fully-enclosed roller coasters found worldwide.
3. Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue (Returns June 23)
A guest favorite is coming back this summer at Disney World! Get ready for the return of the Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue in Pioneer Hall at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground, reopening June 23, 2022. Reservations can be made starting May 26th.
Pioneer Hall Players and cast members are looking forward to entertaining guests once again with their comedy, singing and Wild West performance. Guests will once again dine on a feast including fried chicken, smoked BBQ ribs, a variety of savory sides and strawberry shortcake.
4. Minnie Van Service Returns (Summer 2022)
Minnie Van service will resume Summer 2022 (no exact date yet given). Minnie Van Service at Disney World is provided through the Lyft App. This service allows up to 6 guests to ride anywhere on Walt Disney World property, for an extra cost. Previously, two different style car seats were offered for small guests. Minnie Van Service can be convenient to get to a reservation quickly, an option after a long magical day to skip the bus line or just because they have polka dots!
5. Food & Wine Festival (July 14- November 19)
The dates for the 2022 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival, presented by CORKCIRCLE are July 14th through November 19th. That offers 129 days to enjoy this festival, starting this summer.
Guests will enjoy new offers and returning favorite food and beverages from more than 25 Global Marketplaces! Plus, Eat to the Beat Concert Series presented by Florida Blue Medicare, will return at the America Gardens Theatre stage. Stay tuned for a lineup of performers. Play along with Remy’s Ratatouille Hide & Squeak, a Ratatouille-inspired scavenger hunt adventure. Shop festival exclusive merchandise and more.
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