Home of Disney World, Orlando ranks as one of the nation’s top destinations for youth!
Notable for entertainment and fun, Disney also offers educational insight on our nation’s history and heritage in manageable from. However, the real attraction is obviously the fun. Whether Animal Kingdom, Universal Studios or the Kennedy Space Center, sunny Orlando offers an experience that students soon won’t forget.
Walt Disney World
The Magic Kingdom – Part of the Walt Disney World Resorts, Magic Kingdom is dedicated to fairy tales and Disney characters. The signature piece of the park is the iconic Cinderella Castle. Magic Kingdom is the most visited theme park in the world.
Consisting of two distinct theme parks, Universal Studios welcomes guests to the movies. With costumed characters, themed rides, shows, and restaurants, visitors can experience the movies in a new and exciting way.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Sprawling over 135 acres, Hollywood Studios is designed to show guests the inspiration and magic behind some of Hollywood’s earliest characters and movies.
Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Disney’s largest park, Animal Kingdom encompasses 500 acres and features seven themed areas, from the plains to the jungle. With a focus on animal conservation, all rides and events are geared towards Disney’s legacy of animals in the movies.
An interactive theme park, guests can interact with a variety of animals, from exotic birds to tropical fish. The main attraction though is swimming with the bottlenose dolphins.
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
Hosting a variety of artifacts, exhibits, and displays, the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex exposes guests to the history and future of spaceflight. Bus tours for the space center also begin at the visitor’s center.
SeaWorld is an aquatic-based zoological park that offers guests marine encounters like no other. Shamu, the park’s main attraction and killer whale mascot continues to delight visitors with aquatic acrobatics.
Youth Education Series (Y.E.S. Programs)
Disney’s Youth Education Series exposes students to the world of math and science by using the theme parks as classrooms.
Grad Nite Disney
Students can join their friends for a graduation party like no other. Join thousands of other graduates for the ultimate party. Dances, rides, and all the attractions of Disney World are now in session.
Night of Joy
Night of Joy is an annual contemporary Christian music festival that takes place in mid-September at Walt Disney Resort. The festival hosts the top Christian artists.