Make a splash in Orlando’s coolest pool while celebrating the final days of summer with a Labor Day weekend getaway at Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress.
Enjoy a fun-filled, entertainment-packed schedule that features activities the entire family will love including nightly beachside movies, crafts, games, contests, and more. Additionally, guests will enjoy themed, poolside dinners featuring seasonal favorites 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings for $29.95 per adults and $14.95 per child. Highlights will include:
Friday, August 29:
11:15 a.m. – Corn Hole Contest 12:15 p.m. – Wheel Barrow Competition 1:15 p.m. – Family Water Balloon Toss 2:15 p.m.– Sack Race 3:15 p. m. – Cool Craft-Make a Bucket Hat 4:15 p.m. – Watermelon Eating Contest Dusk- Beachside Movie: “Angels in the Outfield”
Beach BBQ 5-8 p.m.
Carved New York Sirloin, Barbequed Chicken, Lobster Mac & Cheese, Baked Potato Salad, Key Lime Pie, Chocolate Fudge Cake, and the Grand Day at the Beach specialty cocktail
Saturday, August 30:
11:15 a.m. – Fish Feeding Frenzy 12:15 p.m. – Token Treasure Hunt 1:15 p.m. – Board Walk Relay 2:15 p.m. – Cool Craft-Paint a Cedar Key Clam Shell 3:15 p.m. – Putt Off 4:15 p.m.-.Belly Flops 5:00 p.m. – Limbo Contest Dusk-Beachside Movie: “The Lego Movie”
Summer Clam Bake 5-8 p.m.
Clam Paella with Chicken & Sausage, Fried Clam Strips, Peel & Eat Shrimp, Iceberg Wedge Salad, Pina Colada Cake with Coconut Ice Cream, and the Poolside Pucker Up Peach Punch specialty cocktail
Sunday, August 31
11:15 a.m. – Family Scavenger Hunt 12:15 p.m. – Horseshoe Toss 1:15 p.m. – Rockin’ Tubin Relay 2:15 p.m. – Cola Chug 3:15 p.m. – Cool Craft-Wooden Snakes and Geckos 4:15 p.m. – Sand Sculpting Contest Dusk-Beachside Movie: “Ratatouille”
Down Home Country Cookin’ 5-8 p.m.
Country Fried Chicken, Carved Cherry Glazed Pork Loin, Baked Corn & Cheddar Soufflé, Cornmeal Fried Green Tomatoes, Peach Cobbler with Vanilla Bean Ice Cream, and the Southern Kicked Iced Tea specialty cocktail
Monday, September 1
11:15 a.m.– 3-Legged Race 12:15 p.m..- Cannonball Craziness 1:15 p.m. – Hula Hoop Contest 2:15 p.m. – Penalty Kicks 3:15 p.m. – Cool Craft-Make a Rocket
“Our annual Labor Day weekend celebration is perfect to wind down summer and kick-off for the back to school season,” says Area Vice President and Grand Cypress General Manager Pat Engfer. “Featuring activities for all ages, including island entertainment, delicious poolside cocktails and meals, beach bonfires, and movie nights on Lake Windsong – there’s truly something for everyone to enjoy.”
Florida residents save 15% off the Hyatt Daily Rates with room rates starting at $129. Online reservations may be made at www.GrandCypress.Hyatt.com.
Located just one mile from Walt Disney World® and minutes from Universal Orlando® and SeaWorld® Orlando, the 1,500 acre Grand Cypress resort offers guests limitless access to world-class recreation amenities including the recently renovated lagoon pool and new On the Rocks pool bar. Located along the 1,000 feet of white sandy beach of private Lake Windsong, the 800,000 gallon, half- acre, free-flowing lagoon pool boasts 12 waterfalls, heated and non-heated pools, and two whirlpools.
Additionally, the new Water Slide Tower Pavilion, Water Jet Splash Zone, and children’s Rock Climbing Stations complement family favorite activities including beach volleyball, tether ball, watersports and marked jogging, walking, and biking trails. Guests may also enjoy 45 holes of Jack Nicklaus Signature Design golf and the award-winning Tennis and Racquet Club.