The troop makes an annual excursion to Disney World in Orlando Florida over Spring break for a week of fun in the magic of the Disney parks. The scouts and leaders spend time exploring each of the four Disney Parks: The Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, and Animal Kingdom.
Saturday March 23 - Saturday March 30, 2024
Troop 78 is Heading Back to Walt Disney World
It is time to start planning for Spring Break in Disney
Heading to Walt Disney World with Troop 78?
Reserve your spot for Spring Break 2024
When are we going? March 23- 30
What are we going to do? We will spend a morning at the Disney Imagination Campus in one of the parks. We will participate in a workshop in a Disney Park learning about the Physics of Disney’s Parks. We will also spend four days Park-Hopping, we can visit any of the four theme parks (Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, and Epcot), or just swim and hang out at the Fort Wilderness campground at any time.
Who can go? 1) Scouts and leaders who are registered and active in the troop, 2) Scouts must have attended (or worked) at summer camp at least one week in 2023, and 3) Scouts who are or will be First Class rank by March 17th, and who are responsible enough to visit the theme parks on their own with a small group of other Scouts as determined by their parents and the Scoutmaster.
The cost to go on the trip to Disney? $1,000 plus spending money
What do I get for the $1,000 cost? Round trip bus transportation on the luxurious troop bus, food and meals, camping fees, a morning of learning about the Physics of Disney Parks, a Four day ParkHopper Disney pass, adventures of conquering all of the mountains in Disney, visit Mickey and Minnie, and create some magical memories. During this time you will practice scout skills of reading a map, money management and time management as well as brushing up on your cooking skills.
How do I sign up for this awesome annual trip? Handouts will be given out during a troop meeting in December and they will also be posted on the troop web site. Once you reserve a spot you will receive further instructions regarding departure times, what to pack, spending money, bus preparation etc.
Dates to remember for mandatory meetings and payments are:
1. Sunday January 7th (Winter Camp) - $500.00 Deposit and permission slip are due
2. Sunday, February 11th (Super Bowl Sunday Pancake Breakfast)- $500 Final Payment due
3. Friday March 1st, 9:00 PM (after Troop meeting) – Scout and Parent Meeting (Parent must attend with scout)
4. Saturday March 16th – Bus and equipment cleaning meeting 1:00PM to 4:00PM
5. Friday March 22nd – 7:00 PM Load your gear on the bus
6. Saturday March 23rd – noon Leave for DISNEY
Disney Trip 2024