Every spring Epcot at Walt Disney World Resort plays host to the Flower & Garden Festival. It’s a chance for Disney horticulturalist to really show off their skills and and unbelievable display of flowers, topiaries and so much more. But the fun doesn’t stop there. At night, the America Gardens Theater comes alive with some great concerts from recent and not so recent favorites. It a great opportunity for older folks like us to introduce our kids to some of the music we listened to back in the days of Walkmans and cassette tapes, and embarrass them a little as well.
This year’s lineup features two extra weekends and four new acts including Blood, Sweat & Tears featuring Bo Bice, BRIAN HOWE, former lead singer of Bad Company, Georgia Satellites and Darlene Love. The concert series runs March 2, 2016 through May 30, 2016. Here is the current lineup. Please note this is subject to change without notice.
- March 4-6 – The Orchestra starring former members of ELO “Evil Woman”
- March 11-13 – Starship starring Mickey Thomas “We Built This City”
- March 18-20 – Little River Band “Reminiscing”
- March 25-27 – Village People “Y.M.C.A.”
- April 1-3 – Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone “I’m Henry the VIII, I Am”
- April 8-10 – The Guess Who “American Woman”
- April 15-17 – NEW! Blood, Sweat & Tears featuring Bo Bice “Spinning Wheel”
- April 22-24 – NEW! BRIAN HOWE, former lead singer of Bad Company “Can’t Get Enough”
- April 29-May 1 – NEW! Georgia Satellites “Keep Your Hands to Yourself”
- May 6-8 – Gin Blossoms “Hey Jealousy”
- May 13-15 – NEW! Darlene Love “Wait ‘Til My Bobby Gets Home”
- May 20-22 – Night Ranger “Sister Christian”
- May 27-30 (Monday) – The Spinners “Working My Way Back to You”
Performances are at America Gardens Theatre at 5:30, 6:45, and 8 p.m. every Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the Festival and included with park admission.