Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
Westgate Town Center Resort, Kissimmee, FL
VIP Welcome Parties have been temporarily suspended for Westgate Events.
In lieu of the party, you will receive a $50 dining certificate to be used at Drafts Sports Bar & Grill.
Please note, transportation is not provided for this event.
As the primary launch center of human spaceflight since the late 1960s, Kennedy Space Center is one of 10 National Aeronautics and Space Administration field centers. Home to the Apollo program, including Apollo 11 which made the first moon landing on July 20, 1969, Kennedy Space Center also became home to the space shuttle program. Sadly, it is also the location where the Challenger had an unsuccessful launch, taking the life of all seven crew members.
Kennedy Space Center is just a short drive away and now is your chance for an educational, entertaining day! Your event package includes two tickets to the Space Center, plus an afternoon lunch with an astronaut! Don’t miss the opportunity to hear personal stories of someone who has explored space, visit launch sites and more. Plus, your getaway includes 3 nights at Westgate Town Center Resort in a luxurious one-bedroom villa and kicks off with a welcome party featuring dinner and an open bar, an entertaining DJ and prizes.
Westgate Town Center is located on the doorstep to Walt Disney World Resort, just one mile from the main gate. Accommodations feature a fully equipped kitchen, leather furniture, separate bedroom and living areas, private balcony, all the comforts of home and a wealth of special resort amenities. Enjoy multiple heated swimming pools and hot tubs, fitness center, paddle boats, scheduled activities and more.
In addition to luxurious one-bedroom villa accommodations and special amenities at Westgate Resorts, you’ll enjoy VIP treatment throughout the length of your event vacation, including:
– A fun-filled VIP Welcome Party complete with DJ, open bar, dinner and prizes
– Personal Concierge Services
– Late check-out on final day
The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It features exhibits and displays, historic spacecraft and memorabilia, shows, two IMAX theaters, and a range of bus tours of the spaceport. “Space Shuttle Atlantis” is home to the real Space Shuttle Atlantis orbiter and the Shuttle Launch Experience, a simulated ride into space. The center also provides astronaut training experiences, including a multi-axial chair and Mars Base simulator. The visitor complex also has daily presentations from a veteran NASA astronaut. A bus tour, included with admission, encompasses the separate Apollo/Saturn V Center.
Westgate Town Center Resort provides guests all the comforts of a fully furnished home just 1 mile from Walt Disney World® Resort and minutes from other Orlando area attractions. In addition, numerous family-friendly restaurants lie within walking distance of Westgate Town Center. A nonsmoking resort, Westgate Town Center offers access to a variety of recreational amenities including ShipWreck Island water park, 14 heated outdoor swimming pools and hot tubs, lakeside marina with paddle boats, on-site dining, fitness center, mini golf and much more.
ShipWreck Island Water Park
Fourteen Outdoor Heated Pools
Fourteen Hot Tubs
Children’s Wading Pool
Cordovano Joe’s Authentic New York Style Pizza
Mini Market with Deli
Hershey’s Ice Cream Shop
Drafts Sports Bar & Grill
Jurassic Miniature Golf Course
Disney Movie Theater
Barbecue Facilities & Picnic Areas
Lakeside Marina & Dock
Attraction Tickets Desk
Disney Planning Center
VIP Services Concierge
Dry Cleaning/Laundry Service
24-Hour Front Desk & Security
High-Speed Wireless Internet Access
Free Shuttle Service from the adjacent Westgate Vacation Villas Clubhouse to the Towers Lobby or the Sizzler Restaurant.
Free Scheduled Transportation to Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando Resort (Restrictions apply. Limited seats available. Guests must pre-register at VIP services/Concierge desk to reserve seating prior to boarding.).
Drafts Sports Bar & Grill (“Drafts”) brings together the popular concepts of brew pubs and gourmet burger bars. Drafts features a variety of creatively designed burger, pizza and appetizer selections that are complemented by an extensive selection of draft and bottled beers, specialty microbrews, worldly wines and a wide array of alcohol drinks. Drafts is themed and designed to create a casual but elegant sports bar environment complete with high-definition flat screen televisions for broadcasting local, national and worldwide sporting events. However, the true emphasis on Drafts is pairing great comfort food with outstanding brews and wines. The breakfast buffet at Drafts includes eggs, potatoes, turkey sausage, biscuits and gravy, French toast and fresh seasonal fruit. Draft Sports Bar & Grill is open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch, and dinner (may vary seasonally). Hours vary by season.
Enjoy fresh, hot and delicious pizza from Cordovano Joe’s, which is available for pick-up or delivered directly to your suite or even poolside! Hours of operation vary.
Open daily, the Mini Market offers guests the convenience of purchasing groceries and sundries. The adjacent Deli features subs, grilled sandwiches, salads and snacks.