Guest/Spouse Program

Please note that this program is for those age 18 and older.

Register by 15 August Register by 19 September Register On-Site
US$250 US$325 US$400

Opening Ceremony and Reception

6:00–9:30 p.m.

Continental Breakfast

7:45 a.m.–8:30 a.m.

Room: St. John’s 23

Kennedy Space Center Tour

8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Worlds apart from Orlando’s theme parks, but just a short drive away, Kennedy Space Center is NASA’s launch headquarters. Each year, millions of visitors make the trek to this hub of technology and discovery where many of mankind’s greatest accomplishments take place. Tour NASA’s launch and landing facilities, experience live shows and jaw-dropping encounters with massive rockets as well as have the opportunity to meet a real member of NASA’s Astronaut Corps. It’s all what you can expect during an inspiring day at Kennedy Space Center.

There is much to see and do at the Visitor Complex, from live action theatrical shows to an educational Astronaut Encounter briefing. View 10-story high rockets from all eras of space exploration in the Rocket Garden, walk through a full-size Space Shuttle mock-up, enjoy IMAX Theater space films on gigantic five-story screens and see an actual Gemini program capsule on display. Shopping and food concessions are also available here for your enjoyment. Lunch is not included.

Tour will depart and return to the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel

Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.

Room: St. John’s 23

Everglades Airboat Tour on Cypress Lake

10:00 a.m.–3:15 p.m.

Enjoy a closer look at birds, alligators & exotic wild life as you glide through 4,200 acres of untouched nature preserve on an exclusive airboat ride. The swamp is free of any development and is 100% pure Florida wilderness.  After your rides, you can have your picture taken while holding a baby alligator. The Wildlife Park gives guests the opportunity to watch, touch and even feed some of Florida’s native land-dwelling animals, as well as various species of tropical birds. Lunch is included.

Tour will depart and return to the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel

Continental Breakfast

8:45 a.m.–9:45 a.m.

Room: St. John’s 23

Winter Park Shopping Trip

9:45 a.m.–2:45 p.m.

Downtown Winter Park’s charm is magnified in its details: hidden gardens and side streets that are home to unique stores, a farmer’s market that attracts both locals and visitors alike each Saturday morning and festive parades that make the seasons.  Running through the heart of Winter Park is Park Avenue, bordered by a shady park that plays host to concerts and art festivals, Park Avenue is home to one-of-a-kind boutiques and well-known shops, sidewalk cafés, as well as world-renowned art collections in the area’s museums. Lunch is included.

Tour will depart and return to the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel