All across the country families are starting to plan their summer vacations while trying to juggle summer sports, work schedules & every parent’s dream, to relax! It’s no question this is a hard task to execute for any family. Well the Flag Football World Championship Tour may have a solution for you & your family!
Battle Orlando will feature youth flag football teams from all over the country for both boys & girls with age groups consisting of 6U, 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U, & 18U. Not only will the tournament feature kids from all over the country & of all ages but, it will also be a great way for families to kick off the summer.
The tournament will take place May 26-28 (Memorial Day Weekend) 2017 in Orlando Florida. Yes, Orlando Florida! The home of some of the world’s most family friendly attractions such as Universal Studios, Sea World, Disney World, Lego Land, Disney Springs, & Universal City Walk.
Still not convinced? Here are the top reasons to bring your young athletes & family to Battle Orlando:
1. It’s one of the biggest youth football tournaments in the country
Battle Orlando is shaping up to be a tournament for the ages. It will be leaps and bounds beyond any tournament or league your young athlete experiences on a local level. With 200+ teams expected you can expect to see youth teams from all over the United States as well as international teams from countries such as New Zealand, Canada, Mexico, China & the Bahamas.
2. Universal Studios Orlando offers over 50% off tickets prices to Battle Orlando Families
When it comes to planning a family vacation Universal Studios Orlando frequently tops the list of MUST SEE attractions for families across the globe. Boasting world class attractions like Harry Potter, Shrek, The Transformers, Spider-man, Men in Black, The Simpsons, Jurassic Park, & The Incredible Hulk, Universal Studios is a premiere destination for kids of all ages as well as classic experiences to bring out the kid in every adult. Perhaps the biggest perk is that for Battle Orlando players, parents, & spectators, Universal Studios is offering an exclusive discount on theme park tickets at 50% off regular ticket prices!
3. Sponsors & freebies galore!
Battle Orlando will feature 30+ sponsors offering families & players tons of free goodies & samples! For parents you will see brands such as Body Armor sports drinks which is a healthier alternative to typical sports drinks as well as free samples from Smarty Pants Vitamins, Bitsys Brain Food & much more!
For the kids we have made it a priority to make sure they are having fun both on & off the field. The youth athletes can expect very cool activations such as NERF’s 50×50 inflatable NERF GUN arena! EA Sports will be on site with popular game titles such as Madden, FIFA, Battlefield 1 & Titan Fall.
4. Very Low Cost Travel Destination & Discounts!
Orlando is statistically one of the cheapest places to travel to from any given point in the United States! Some areas such as Dallas, Atlanta, Chicago & New York often see round trip flights for as low as $48 through Southwest Airlines. Hotels.com has also helped in a BIG way by creating our own custom landing page on the Hotels.com site! This will provide the cheapest rental homes & hotel rooms in the Orlando area which are all within 20-30 minutes of the fields & major theme parks! Hotel rooms right across the street from Disney World & at Disney Springs often range in the $89-$109 a night range for 2 queen beds! Rental homes are even more cost effective in Orlando with rates for a 4 bedroom 3 bathroom rental house that sleeps 12-16 people ranging from $91-$117 a night in most cases! This is makes traveling with multiple families more cost effective than renting numerous hotel rooms.
5. It’s the perfect holiday weekend to start the summer for your family!
Battle Orlando takes place May 26-28 2017, & kids will recently have ended their school years & parents will be eager to keep their families occupied! Memorial Day weekend provides the perfect outlet for parents to maximize a 3 day weekend & start to your kid’s summer vacation! Here at the Flag Football World Tour Memorial Day is not JUST another holiday weekend, we have partnered with the 22 Kill Foundation in order to recognize our fallen vets & raise awareness for suicide prevention for current & former members of the armed services.
There are so many reasons to come to Battle Orlando that make it not just another tournament, and we hope to see you and your family in Orlando! Registration opens Tuesday, November 1st at 3:00pm!