More Candlelight Processional celebrity narrators announced at EPCOT, ‘JOYFUL!’ returning this year

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Several more celebrity narrators including award-winning actors, singers, television hosts and even a few Disney princesses have been announced for this holiday season’s Candlelight Processional at EPCOT.


EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays kicks off Nov. 30 and goes until Dec. 30. The full list of celebrity narrators scheduled including those previously announced is:

  • Nov. 26-28: Auli’i Cravalho
  • Nov. 29-Dec. 1: Chita Rivera
  • Dec. 2-4: Jodi Benson
  • Dec. 5-7: Alton Fitzgerald White
  • Dec. 8-10: Bart Millard
  • Dec. 11-13: Lisa Ling
  • Dec. 14-16: Andy Garcia
  • Dec. 17-19: Ana Gasteyer
  • Dec. 20-22: Courtney B. Vance
  • Dec. 23-25: Steven Curtis Chapman
  • Dec. 26-28: Blair Underwood
  • Dec. 29-30: Pat Sajak

READ: Celebrity narrators returning to Epcot’s Candlelight Processional: See the list so far

Returning this year for the holidays at EPCOT is “JOYFUL! A Celebration of the Season” on the Showplace Plaza Stage, which features music celebrating Christmas and Kwanzaa.

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Throughout World Showcase, guests will find holiday storytellers, musical acts, performers and more. And from Nov. 26 through Christmas Eve, stop by The American Adventure to see Santa Claus before he starts making his rounds delivering presents.

READ: Indoor character experiences, other live entertainment returning to Disney World this fall

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Adam Poulisse, WFTV.com

Adam Poulisse joined WFTV in November 2019.