bring your student band and music groups to orlando, Florida for the best festivals the country has to offer!
The city of Orlando is beaming with exciting festivals and competitions for eager young performers. American Tours & Travel coordinates performances for our travelers at Disney World, Universal Studios, and SeaWorld.
This annual festival takes place at Walt Disney World Resort in the Spring and is the perfect venue for middle school, junior and senior high school instrumental, vocal and auxiliary ensembles, with both competitive and non-competitive adjudication. American Tours & Travel was the top producer for Festival Disney during the 2009-2014 school year.
This event is held annually at the America Gardens Theatre inside Epcot, and includes a mass choir, a 50-piece live orche Travelstra, and is accompanied by a celebrity narrator, all of whom tell the story of Christmas through speech and song. The performance is incredible, and has drawn an increasingly large following over the years.
Disney Performing Arts Onstage
This unique performance presents the opportunity of a lifetime for middle and high school students in band, choir, dance, or auxiliary groups, as it includes instructional workshops and culminates with a performance in front of a live Disney audience. Students and youth group members travel from around the world to participate in this performance, which takes place year-round at Walt Disney World.
Disney Youth Education Series
This program, which includes four areas of studyóLeadership & Careers, Arts & Humanities, Physical Sciences and Natural Sciences–is designed to create real-world learning experiences for elementary, middle, junior and senior high school students through hands-on learning outside the classroom. This style of education is proven to increase retention, and desire to learn by allowing kids to work as a team to achieve their full potential.
Universal Stars Performance Program
Come take the stage at Universal Orlando® Resort! Universal STARS is the music performance program that puts your group in the heart of non-stop excitement and unparalleled entertainment. Whether you’re a marching band, concert band, dance team, choir or other performing group, Universal Orlando offers you a once-in-a-lifetime experience and one-of-a-kind thrills… before, during and after your performance. Introducing NEW Workshops, your students will score an actual movie scene, record sound effects, and experience what it’s like to be a working movie musician.
Participating in this performance will give your students the opportunity to perform in front of the thousands of guests at SeaWorld Orlando, and to see their name in print on the parkís itinerary. Your group will get to perform alongside some of the most impressive sea creatures in the world, while creating memories that will last a lifetime.