There is a reason Music Travel Consultants is the 1st choice for Festival Disney choir trips. View our 2 minute intro video to see what we do for the finest performing arts programs in the world.
Here is an overview of Festival Disney
Achieve performance excellence at a competitive music festival produced by Disney. When you own the Disney stage, you own the world. Join Festival Disney and give your talented vocal ensemble the chance to compete with other groups from schools across the country. Disney Performing Arts is extremely proud to be endorsed by the National Association for Music Education (NAfME). To date, Festival Disney has been adjudicated by more than 150 distinguished collegiate music educators, including these vocal education specialists: Dr. Mitos Andaya from Temple University, Dr. Jerry Blackstone from University of Michigan, Dr. William Powell from Auburn University, Dr. Rosephanye Powell from Auburn University, Dr. Russell Robinson from University of Florida, Dr. Hugh Floyd from Furman University and Dr. John Sinclair from Rollins College. Directors can also choose non-competitive adjudication status for their performance ensembles.
The 2024 Festival Disney Dates
Groups planning to visit during our peak season: March through April. Feel free to reach out to MTC for guidelines for Disney Performing Arts and Disney Imagination Campus Festival Disney Choral experiences.
2024 Dates (Registration for 2024 will open in early April, 2023.)
- March 8 & 9
- March 14, 15 & 16
- March 21, 22 & 23
- April 4, 5 & 6
- April 11, 12 & 13
- April 18, 19 & 20
- April 26 & 27
The Disney Difference
Disney Performing Arts Performance sets the standard by which all other performance opportunities are measured. Discover the Disney Difference when you:
- Expose your instrumental or vocal group to the highest level of performance, enrich your repertoire and get a taste of showbiz, Disney style.
- Learn teamwork and discipline while fostering artistic growth at one of the most high-profile venues in the world.
- Feel what it's like to be a Cast Member performing for Disney park Guests.
- Elevate your performance with optional add-on workshops taught by Disney professionals.
- Partake in the magic of our parks with specially-priced tickets, discovering the magic of Disney excitement at every turn.
National Core Arts Standards
This performance opportunity fulfills many of the National Core Arts Standards for creation, performing, responding and connecting. Review the standards explored through this experience.
The Venues for Fesitval Disney
Festival Disney events will take place at a number of venues in and around the Walt Disney World Resort. Venues will be listed as part of the festival schedule and maps/directions will be included in the Festival Disney Handbook approximately six weeks prior to the event.
Looking to make this even more magical?
Enhance your Disney experience with one of these student-favorite options:
Enhance your Disney experience with one of these student-favorite options:
Private Dinner (Add-on)
You and your group will share moments in an intimate setting while enjoying a delicious private dinner catered by Disney. This isn't just any dinner though. This meal is accompanied by a perfect view of the electrifying Disney lights and firework show. Your group will sit comfortably while Disney lights up the sky with dazzling bursts of color making this is an ideal way to close out your magical day at Disney!
First-On Ride Experience (Add-on)
Your students will start their day off with excitement as they enjoy a First-On Ride Experience. Your group will get exclusive access to a selection of Disney Park rides before the park opens. Be first to enjoy one of the most popular attractions without the hassle of waiting in line then enjoy the rest of the day in the park.
Ready for a trip featuring Festival Disney?
Let's plan your educational and memorable trip for your students.
The Trip Account app is offered to our groups as they travel.
Included in your trip, group leaders, staff, chaperones and travelers will use the information packed, versatile Trip Account App during their travels.
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