Plan Your Gradventure 2022 Trip Now
Universal Studios™ Orlando and Universal’s Islands of Adventure™ wrap up the school year in style when they host Gradventure 2022- an end-of-year celebration JUST for middle school students! Both parks are open for students to have the times of their lives!
What is Gradventure 2022?
Middle school student groups from across the country are invited to an unforgettable late-night party at Universal Studios™ Orlando. It features today’s hottest music throughout the parks, tons of dancing, and high-energy coasters. Students also get exclusive access to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, exciting rides and attractions, and mouthwatering munchies.
Students can hop safely between the parks via dedicated crossings as their exciting night unfolds.
What are the 2022 dates?
Hot off the presses! Gradventure 2022 dates have just been released!
May 6, 13, 20, 2022 from 7:00 PM until Midnight
Who can attend?
Students and chaperones of the attending middle school are welcome to attend. Outside guests will not be permitted.
Is it safe?
An extensive security check is required for all participants including metal detectors and bag/pocket checks. Alcohol, illegal drugs, cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and tobacco items, weapons, chains, spiked collars, and belts, or any accessories that may be used as weapons are not allowed. Extra security is visible throughout the events.
Health-related protocols like temperature checks and masks are not yet available. For now, assume that all current guidelines will be in place for 2022.
What do we wear?
Comfort is king for a night of fun! Comfortable t-shirts and button-downs are perfect for guys and dresses and shorts mid-thigh shorts and dresses for girls. Comfortable shoes (no water shoes) are a must as well.
Universal Orlando™ strongly recommends that students wear matching, brightly colored shirts with their school names clearly identified.
What about chaperones?
Gradventure chaperones are treated as VIPs with special extras like a Universal Express Pass to skip the regular ride lines. They also have access to chaperone-only lounges for breaks, snacks, and drinks.
Where can we stay?
Staying on property maximizes your Gradventure experience. Cabana Bay Beach Resort, Universal’s Aventura Hotel, or Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites are all just minutes away from the parks and CityWalk™.
Come for the party and stay for even more fun!
A few exclusive post-party perks for on-property guests…
- Early admission to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ and Universal’s Volcano Bay™
- Complimentary shuttle buses and walking paths to all theme parks and Universal CityWalk™
- Complimentary resort merchandise delivery to your hotel
What about late arrivals or early departures?
Gradventure is a special after-hours school event with a strict ‘lockdown’ policy, so students and chaperones must arrive as a group and stay until the event ends.
School responsibilities or family obligations may require a student to arrive late or leave early. Check with the head chaperone AND the Gradventure team to determine permission.
Reservations Open NOW
Reservations for Gradventure 2022 opened Monday, April 19, 2021, and spots are filling up quickly!
Kaleidoscope Adventures is ready to help. We are:
- The first tour operator in the U.S. to be WTTC Safe Travel Stamp certified
- Leading the way with #KASAFE
- Including post-departure travel protection as a gift for every traveler
- Offering incentives for booking early
- Providing an online payment portal and a unique individual crowdfunding option
Plan your Gradventure 2022 student trip now with Kaleidoscope Adventures to secure your spot in what is shaping up to be a very busy year. Everything KA does enhances and simplifies your travel planning process. It’s how we do travel beyond expectations!
Why Kaleidoscope Adventures?
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