Walt Disney World, Orlando Florida
Covering 28.000 acres, the Disney complex includes: Magic Kingdom Park, Epcot, Disney-MGM Studios, and Animal Kingdom. There are also two themed water parks, Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach along with five championship golf courses. Downtown Disney is a shopping, dining, and entertainment complex encompassing three distinct areas: Downtown Disney West Side, Downtown Disney Pleasure Island, and Downtown Disney Marketplace.
March - May
Picture your concert band, marching band, jazz ensemble, or vocal group competing with like groups from around the country! Festival Disney secures top rated music adjudicators to evaluate your group. Awards are given for the top three groups in each catagory.
DISNEY’S MAGIC MUSIC DAYS
Bands, orchestras, vocal, and dance/drill groups of 10 or more have the opportunity to perform on stage in a place so special that the memories will last for a lifetime! Picture your group (no age restriction) taking center stage for a moment in time and entertaining people from around the globe. Optional performance and educational workshops (ages 11 and up) are also available during the daytime or in the evening as part of Magic Music Days experience. Call early for details as space is limited and acceptance into the program is necessary!
UNIVERSAL STUDIOS FLORIDA
Get ready for an entire universe of action when you explore two great Orlando theme park at Universal, Orlando. Universal’s Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios bring movies coming to life through the rides and the shows. This theme park is also a working studio for television and motion picture production, complete with a back lot and sound stages. Realistic street scenes and special sets include Rodeo Drive, the Hollywood Hotel, Pennsylvania Station, Fifth Avenue, Gramercy Park and Fisherman’s Wharf. Visitors also get a first hand look at live television production at Nickelodeon Studios World Headquarters. A tram tour through Universal’s back lot offers visitors a behind-the-scenes look at TV taping and movie making.
OTHER ORLANDO FEATURED ATTRACTIONS
Arabian Nights is a 2 hour dinner show featuring equestrian acts in an indoor arena. The performances include a Wild West act, Lipizzan horses, and a Roman chariot race. A three course dinner is served during the show.
Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament is in a replica of an 11th century European-style castle. A lack of utensils provides the challenge in a four-course dinner, served by staff members costumed in medieval attire. Spectators feast a few feet from the action in the Great Ceremonial Arena, where knights on horseback compete in battles and a jousting tournament. Equestrian precision drills are also performed.
Dixie Stampede More than a Show…it’s an Adventure! Amidst the fog, the sound of beating hooves begins to grow…the crowd watches in amazement and the excitement spreads throughout the grand arena…suddenly, as if by magic, a herd of wild buffalo appears. It’s the perfect place for families, friends and groups to gather for spectacular special effects and amazing stunts by the most talented performers in the area. It’s the only place that brings together stunning performers, amazing horse feats, fantastic stunt riders, magic and audience participation with a delicious four-course dinner extravaganza for one amazing price! Plus, you won’t want to miss our exciting Opening Act in the Carriage Room one hour before the main show. Its all part of Dixie Stampede adventure!
Sea World of Florida is a marine life theme park featuring shows, attractions and rides. There are live bands and entertainment, close-up encounters with sea turtles, and opportunities to touch and feed dolphins and stingrays. You’ll also be amazed as you see professional water skiing, aerial stunts and acrobatics performed by the live entertainers.