Overnight Adventures

Overnight Adventures
Spend an incredible night exploring, discovering and dreaming at a one-of-a-kind Overnight Adventure program, designed specifically for student/youth groups and scout troops, ages 7 to 14. Choose from two thrilling locations – the Space Shuttle Atlantis® attraction or the Apollo/Saturn V Center:
Overnight Adventure Atlantis involves participants in a night of space and science while Space Shuttle Atlantis floats overhead including a special Astronaut Encounter program and a “mission briefing” from a veteran NASA astronaut.
Or, you can Sleep underneath a 363-foot-long Saturn V moon rocket – the Apollo/Saturn V Overnight Adventure promises to excite and inspire with hands-on challenges, a 3D movie in the IMAX® theater, a scavenger hunt and a question and answer session with a veteran NASA astronaut.

Overnight Adventure Atlantis

Tuition: $125 plus tax per student, $105 per chaperone*, which includes:

• Guided tour of Space Shuttle Atlantis, including a ride on Shuttle Launch Experience® (children must be at least 44̎̎" to ride) and more than 60 interactive simulators and activities.
• Educational activities and demonstrations, including the “Amazing Space Challenge” beneath Atlantis.


Overnight Adventure Apollo/Saturn V

Tuition: $99 plus tax per student*, $79 per chaperone*, which includes:

• Abbreviated bus tour of Kennedy Space Center, including a drive past the Vehicle Assembly Building, and a guided tour of the Apollo/Saturn V Center, including the Firing Room Theater and Lunar Theater shows.
• Educational activities and demonstrations, including the “Great Rocket Scavenger Hunt” and launching air rockets.


Each Overnight Adventures also includes:
• Special Astronaut Encounter program and a “mission briefing” from a veteran NASA astronaut.
• A buffet dinner, a late night snack and a continental breakfast.
• One-day general admission to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex (valid for use within six days of the program).
• 10% discount at The Space Shop (must present Overnight Adventure ticket).

Program Hours
Check-in for each Overnight Adventure begins at 4:15 pm at parking lot 4 at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. The program runs from 4:30 pm - 9 am the following morning.

Age/Group Size Requirements
Overnight Adventure is designed for youth groups, scout troops and school groups grades 5 - 9. We reserve right to deny program participation to any youth not in the age range. A minimum of 10 students is required to book and keep your reservation.

Call 1.855.433.4210 to book an Overnight Adventure.

2017 Overnight Schedule

Atlantis:

  • January - 9, 13, 21
  • February - 2, 4, 9, 10, 15, 24
  • March - 2, 4, 29, 16, 18, 25
  • April - 1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 29
  • May - 5, 10
  • September - 8, 14, 22, 23
  • October - 5, 6, 13, 19, 27, 28
  • November - 2, 4

 Apollo/Saturn V:

  • January - 14
  • February -25
  • March -8, 22
  • May - 4, 15
  • October -21
  • November - 9, 10

Boy Scout Overnight Dates (Atlantis):

  • February 18
  • September 16

Girl Scout Overnight Dates (Atlantis):

  • February 11
  • September 9 

Homeschool Overnight Dates (Atlantis):

  • March 11

For large groups seeking an alternate date or a more exclusive event, private Overnight Adventures may be booked with a minimum of 100 participants.
Call 1.855.433.4210 to book your Overnight Adventure today! Agents are available daily from 8 am – 6 pm. Please note: a minimum of 10 students is required to book an Overnight Adventure.

Call 1.855.433.4210 to book an Overnight Adventure.


Additional Information

Chaperones
Groups are required to have one chaperone for every five students; for every five students attending, one chaperone will receive the discounted rate.
Additional chaperones will be charged $125 per person, plus tax (Space Shuttle Atlantis) or $99 per person, plus tax (Apollo/Saturn V Center). All chaperones must be at least 21 years old.

Tax-Exempt Groups
Tax-exempt groups must fax a copy of their tax-exempt certificate to the Reservations Department at 321.449.4480. A $250 nonrefundable deposit is required at the time of booking. Final numbers and payment of the reservation must be received through the Reservation Department four weeks prior to the Overnight Adventure.

Note to Educators
Activities within this program meet many Florida Sunshine State Standards and national standards. Educator Activity Guides are complimentary for all groups.

Cancellation
Cancellations must be made at least four weeks prior to the event.
The Visitor Complex reserves the right to cancel an Overnight Adventure date if there are less than 100 participants (all groups combined).

Parking and Security
For security reasons, all Overnight Adventure participants must park their vehicles in lot 4. All vehicles parked overnight must have a parking placard in their windshield. Parking placards will be distributed at 4:15 pm on the day of the program by the Overnight Adventure staff.

Kennedy Space Center is a working space launch facility and programs are subject to change spend an incredible night exploring, discovering and dreaming at a one-of-a-kind Overnight Adventures program, designed specifically for student/youth groups and scout troops, ages 7 to 14.

Choose from two thrilling locations – the Space Shuttle Atlantis® attraction or the Apollo/Saturn V Center: 

  • Overnight Adventure Atlantis involves participants in a night of space and science while Space Shuttle Atlantis floats overhead including a special Astronaut Encounter program and a “mission briefing” from a veteran NASA astronaut. 
  • Sleep underneath a 363-foot-long Saturn V moon rocket – the Apollo/Saturn V Overnight Adventure promises to excite and inspire with hands-on challenges, a 3D movie in the IMAX® theater, a scavenger hunt and a question and answer session with a veteran NASA astronaut.

Overnight Adventures include a buffet dinner, a late night snack and a continental breakfast. Following the conclusion of the Overnight Adventure, guests are invited to tour Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex attractions and exhibits.

Call 1.855.433.4210 to book an Overnight Adventure.

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