Discover FL

Discover Florida

 

Discover Florida 2017-2018

Whatever your interests, you’ll find something fun — and cheap — to do! Explore all that Florida has to offer.

Registration becomes available one month prior to event.

Questions about any of these trips, contact the Center for Student Involvement at 863.680.4499.

Please note that Discover FL is for current students only and its one registration per student ID per trip. All event dates, times, locations, and prices are subject to change.


Mocs Magic

Mocs Magic - Walt Disney World in Orlando

Saturday, September 2, 10:00 AM

Join us for a day of magic and memories. Walt Disney World Orlando, home to the six worlds of the Magic Kingdom, features some of your favorite movie-themed attractions from Pirates of the Caribbean to Buzz Light-year. Journey east to Orlando for a day of fun and evening of magic.

Trip includes park entrance, transportation, as well as lunch and dinner vouchers!

Cost: $85.00 per person.
Also available to annual pass holders for $25 per person.
Time: 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM



Looking for something to do this weekend?

Stop by the the Business Office in the Raulerson Building to purchase discounted tickets to local theme parks.

Cash, checks, debit and credit cards are accepted.

Disney including Magic Kingdom ($95), All other parks - EPCOT, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios ($67)

Call the Business Office at 863.680.4154 for information about Disney blackout dates and availability.

Universal Studios – Single Park ($94), Park to Park ($137)

Busch Gardens – 1 Day ($65)

Sea World – 1 Day ($65)

Aquatica – 1 Day ($32)

Local Events & Attractions

20 Miles or Less

  • Circle B Bar Reserve (Winter Haven)
  • First Fridays (Downtown Lakeland)
    First Friday every month
    Free
  • Food Truck Rally (Downtown Lakeland)
    Second Thursday every month
  • FSC Waterfront Kayaking (On Campus)
  • Hollis Wellness Center Equipment Rental (On Campus)
  • Legoland (Winter Haven)
  • Mayfaire by the Lake (Downtown Lakeland)
    Mother’s Day Weekend For details, visit the Polk Museum of Art
  • Pigfest (Lakeland)
  • Sun ’n Fun (Lakeland)

40 Miles or Less

  • Adventure Island (Tampa)
  • Alafia River State Park (Lithia)
  • Busch Gardens (Tampa)
  • The Florida Aquarium (Tampa)
  • I-Drive 360 (Orlando)
  • Museum of Science and Industry (Tampa)
  • Walt Disney World (Orlando)

50 Miles or Less

  • Manatee Viewing Center (Apollo Beach)
  • Universal Orlando (Orlando)
  • Wet ‘n Wild (Orlando)

70 Miles or Less

  • Clearwater Beach (Clearwater)
  • The Dali Museum (St. Petersburg)
  • Fort de Soto Park (St. Petersburg)
  • Madeira Beach (Madeira)