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Overview

Cook Around The World offers high school students a unique educational and competitive culinary experience at the Walt Disney World® Resort.

This event allows high school students to compete in a hands-on culinary experience against other schools from around the world. Participants will hear from top colleges and universities about career options and learn from celebrity chefs.

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Celebrity Guest & Judges

Judge

Representatives from Valencia College

One of the top colleges in Orlando for pursuing a career in hospitality

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Celebrity

Alex Guarnaschelli

Renowned chef who appeared multiple shows on the Food Network like Chopped and Iron Chef America

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Judge

Representatives from UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management

One of the finest hospitality schools in the US and ranked #5 among all hospitality schools worldwide

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Judge

Representatives from Valencia College

One of the top colleges in Orlando for pursuing a career in hospitality

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Celebrity

Alex Guarnaschelli

Renowned chef who appeared multiple shows on the Food Network like Chopped and Iron Chef America

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Judge

Representatives from UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management

One of the finest hospitality schools in the US and ranked #5 among all hospitality schools worldwide

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Event Date

April 24 – 27, 2020

Itinerary

This is a SAMPLE itinerary. All venues and days of scheduled events are subject to change.

Each school will receive its own unique itinerary approximately 30 days prior to travel.

Arrival Day

Check-in after 4pm

Settle in and enjoy the resort

Optional Managing Your Personal Brand | Disney Youth Education Series

Free time to explore a theme park at the Walt Disney World® Resort

Event Day 1

Let’s get cooking!

Hands-on Culinary lmprov in Epcot®

Event Day 2

Award Ceremony

Optional Behind the Seeds Tour in Epcot®

Gala Dinner Event including Career Forum and Awards Ceremony with Special Guest Speakers at World ShowPlace in Epcot®

Departure Day

Checkout

Resort check-out for non-extended stays

Baggage can be stored at resort during the day

Packages

Event Includes:

  • Three (3) Night Resort Accommodations
  • Three (3) Day Park Hopper® Ticket
  • Hands-On Culinary Improv Competition in Epcot®
  • Gala Dinner & Career Forum with Special Guest Speakers
  • All transportation between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and your resort
  • Private Transfers between all seminars, sessions, events, and theme parks per trip itinerary
  • Services of our event staff

Add-Ons

Managing Your Personal Brand | Disney Youth Education Series

  • A select Walt Disney World Theme Park® becomes the backdrop for student exploration of self-awareness and the realization that each day they have the power to improve their circumstances through the choices they make. Students discover elements that make up their personal brand and the necessity of controlling their brand to protect the future that they may not have yet imagined.

Behind the Seeds Tour

  • This one-hour tour of the fish farm and 4 greenhouses that make up The Land Pavilion is perfect for anyone with an interest in gardening or natural sciences.

Meal Deal

  • Three (3) Breakfast Coupons and One (1) Lunch/Dinner Coupon

Extend Disney Park Hopper® Ticket

  • Option to upgrade Disney Park Hopper® Ticket

Contact us for package pricing!

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Hotels

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Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Experience the unforgettable fads of the 1950s through the 1990s all over again.

©Disney
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Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Experience the unforgettable fads of the 1950s through the 1990s all over again.

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