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Alumni Weekend in Orlando

Join the Alumni Association for a magical weekend at the theme park capital of the world, reminiscing with classmates and reconnecting with your alma mater. This package is centered around the National Football League’s (NFL) Pro Bowl Weekend and includes a welcome reception, a behind-the-scenes tour of the stadium, a pregame tailgate party and a ticket to the game!

To view the Alumni Weekend in Orlando itinerary, click here!


Friday, January 27
The weekend begins at Splitsville Luxury Lanes in Disney Springs where we will meet for the Alumni Welcome Reception on Friday. Enjoy a mouthwatering dinner buffet, an open bar (beer, wine and soda) as well as bowling, billiards and a spectacular balcony view of Downtown Disney. 

Saturday, January 28
On Saturday, get an inside look of the NFL's Pro Bowl facility, Camping World Stadium, during a behind-the-scenes tour of the venue. One of the finest facilities in the U.S., its signature annual events include the Florida Blue Florida Classic, Russell Athletic Bowl, Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl and Monster Jam. 

Sunday, January 29
On Sunday, board a private chartered shuttle to a pregame tailgate that will feature delicious food, beer, wine and soda. After that, the shuttle will bring the party to Camping World Stadium for the NFL’s Pro Bowl Game – showcasing some of the league’s brightest stars. Tickets for the game are in Section 149 in the lower bowl of the stadium.


Walt Disney World Resort - Explore the most popular, family-friendly spot in the U.S., spreading over 25,000 acres and including four theme parks and two water parks. Inside the resort, Magic Kingdom has a life-size version of Cinderella castle. Another highlight is Epcot, which explores the technology of tomorrow with exhibits and games dedicated to the world’s newest inventions. 

NFL Pro Bowl Week - Several official Pro Bowl activities will be staged at Walt Disney World Resort throughout the weekend. Pro Bowl Week is a celebration of all levels of football – from youth to high school to the NFL’s best. Everyone has the opportunity to participate in or watch a variety of events, including youth football clinics, the NFL Flag Championships, Pro Bowl player practices, skill challenges, sessions for coaches, the Women’s World Football Games, and a host of other festivities with the best players of the past, present and future. Here's your chance to see the NFL's brightest stars!


Accommodations
For your convenience, accommodations at Fairfield Inn & Suites Lake Buena Vista are available to alumni for a special rate. 

Fairfield Inn & Suites Lake Buena Vista
12191 S Apopka Vineland Road | Orlando, FL 32836
Rate: Starting at $102/night (Tax Not Included)
Website: Click here
Note: Room block available until Friday, January 13 


Additional Information
- Seats are located in Section 149. 
- Packages purchased for this event are non-refundable. 
- Parking at Camping World Stadium is not included in package cost. 
- We encourage our guests to take the round-trip shuttle transportation that will be provided from the hotel. 
- Space is limited. Register early.
- All registrants will receive a follow-up email two weeks before the event, which will include specific event times, directions, parking instructions and event locations.


Schedule of Events
Friday, January 27
- Alumni Welcome Reception, 7-9 p.m., Splitsville Luxury Lanes, Downtown Disney

Saturday, January 28
- Behind-the-Scenes Camping World Stadium tour

Sunday, January 29
- Round trip shuttle bus from hotel to Camping World Stadium
- Pregame Tailgate Party
- One (1) game ticket location in Section 149, NFL Pro Bowl, 8 p.m., Camping World Stadium


Questions?
If you have any additional questions, please contact Brittany Stanchak at bstanchak@newhaven.edu or (203) 932-1248.