If you're planning to come out to Walt Disney World for the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival this fall, you might just want to choose your dates so they overlap with another special event. This year, the Swan and Dolphin resorts will hold their Food and Wine Classic on Friday, October 31, and Saturday, November 1.
This will be the fifth year for the Swan and Dolphin event, which is pretty much just as described by its name. There's an abundance of delicious food and wine, plus other adult beverages, served along the waterfront while musical entertainment livens up the atmosphere. Click the slideshow accompanying this article for scenes from last year's event.
If you want to start the celebration early, you can sign up for a wine tasting or mixology class. There are ample samples that these special events that put you in the perfect mood for a night of more indulgence.
You can get a package deal for the Food and Wine Classic and a room at the Swan or Dolphin by visiting the event website. It's nice to be able to crash right at the Swan and Dolphin because then you don't have to worry about how much wine you consume. You're also in a very convenient spot to visit the parks, since both Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios are within walking distance if you need to burn off some of the extra calories or a short boat ride away if you prefer.
Read about this year's Epcot International Food and Wine Festival here.