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Rock The Universe at Universal Studios Orlando with American Tours and Travel

Rock The Universe, Florida’s biggest Christian music festival, is back and better than ever!  Universal Studios presents 2 nights of music, 16 bands, and unlimited fun.  This is the music that moves you. This amazing weekend will feature awesome concerts from Christian rock’s best known and most exciting performers including: Skillet, Switchfoot, Newsboy, Relient K, […]

Student Group Travel Tip #5: Pick The Right Destination

When planning a trip for 100 or more rambunctious, instrument-toting students, it’s easy to overlook small details. Of these seemingly minor details, one that warrants some attention is picking the right destination. Finding a destination that works for your group, meets your expectations, and makes sense financially and logistically is not always as easy as […]

News About Universal STARS Program From American Tours & Travel

The Universal STARS Program has undergone some important changes! A Brand New Changing Facility The facility, which is maintained and used only by the STARS Performance Program, was completed at the end of 2011 and we couldn’t be more excited. The facility is air-conditioned, has separate male and female changing areas with bathrooms and water […]

Student Group Travel Tip #2: Be Flexible

The less rigid your group travel plans, the easier the planning and coordination process will be. Instead of having a definitive weekend in mind, decide that you want to travel in May and adjust travel dates accordingly. Many band and choral directors come to American Tours and Travel knowing that they want to take their […]

Student Group Travel Tip #1: Plan In Advance

For most band or choral directors and student travel organizers, life is very busy and thinking about a group trip a year or more in advance can feel completely overwhelming. However, it’s important to know that it is never too early to start planning. Working with a travel company can help to make the process […]

Seasons Greetings!

Although the weather in Florida is still balmy and warm, it’s never too early to begin thinking about student holiday travel. There are dozens of exciting holiday-themed events and attractions around the country that are perfect for your student band, choir, church, or youth group, but we wanted to share a few of the best […]