HGTV presents fresh home-entertaining ideas by celebrity designers each weekend at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival presented by Chase Sept. 28 through Nov. 12. In each 30-minute noon seminar Friday through Sunday, designers will offer tips to festival guests on stylish table settings, perfect holiday gifts and other hot topics. Celebrities also will meet guests at 1 and 3 p.m. at the Vineyard Stage.
The HGTV celebrity lineup includes:
Sept. 28-30 – Danielle Colding, HGTV Design Star winner, Season 7, Shop This Room. Seminar topic: “Entertainment Passport: Your Ticket to Creating a Travel-Inspired Dining Experience.”
Oct. 5-7 – Casey Noble, Design on a Dime. Seminar topic: “Gifts that Keep Giving: Holiday Favors that Double as Décor.”
Oct. 12-14 – Alison Victoria, DIY Network’s Kitchen Crashers. Seminar topic: “Crash Course for Holiday Décor.”
Oct. 19-21 – Brian Patrick Flynn, HGTV.com, Design Happens contributor. Seminar topic: “Express Lane Elegance: Stylish Table Settings from Supermarket Finds.”
Oct. 26-28 – Meg Caswell, Meg’s Great Rooms. Seminar topic: “Entertaining in Style: Make It and Make It Fun.”
Nov. 2-4 – Marianne Canada, HGTV.com Special Projects Editor. Seminar topic: “Handmade Goodies They Won’t Regift.”
Nov. 9-12 – Emily Henderson, Secrets from a Stylist. Seminar topic: “Create Holiday Memories: Style, Share and Preserve Those Family Photos & Cards.”
The country’s leading home and lifestyle television brand, HGTV offers an addictive blend of design and decorating to the 46-day festival at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
More information about the 17th annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is available by calling 407/WDW-FEST (939-3378) or by visiting ww.epcotfoodfestival.com.