Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

6000 West Osceola Parkway, Kissimmee, Florida 34746 USA
+1 407-586-0000

Pirate & Princess Weekends

January 8, 2021 – March 7, 2021

The Captain and his crew of notorious pirates have plundered the Florida Coast in search of The Princess's priceless treasure. They have made Gaylord Palms Resort their outpost, commandeering the resort’s Everglades swamp. Come swap tales with the crew, take the pirate oath, or become an honorary princess in this thrilling adventure for the whole family. Our event has been purposely designed with limited capacity available in order to respect social distancing and an enhanced Commitment to Clean program.

Overnight Stay Options

Rates from $189

Discover and take advantage of our special rates, as well as packages that include event tickets, along with additional exclusive offers.


Pirate Outpost Invasion

This all-new immersive show features pirates who have invaded the resort’s Everglades atrium and established the Everglades Outpost. Hear tales of adventure, swashbuckling music and enjoy a sip of The Captain’s Brew, all while keeping an eye out for notorious pirates.

Dates: Fridays & Saturdays

Times: 6pm-10pm

Location: Old Hickory, Everglades Atrium

Cost: $16.99 plus tax, per person; included with Pirate & Princess Weekends Package


Pirate Pool Party

Join Jolly Roger and the pirate crew for music, games, and swashbuckling fun at Cypress Springs Water Park.

Dates: Saturdays & Sundays

Times: 12pm-4pm

Location: Cypress Springs Water Park

The Princess’s Shiny Stash Treasure Hunt

The Princess has hidden her kingdom’s most precious treasures from the pirate crew throughout the resort. Locate the treasure chests in this exciting family scavenger hunt.

Dates: January 8, 2021 – March 7, 2021

Times: At your leisure

Location: Resort-wide | Booklets located at Pool Towel Hut

Cost: $9.99 plus tax, per booklet; included with Pirate & Princess Weekends Package


Princess Academy

Step into a fantasy world and experience the story of The Princess in this interactive show featuring the sword mistress and The Princess herself. Become an honorary princess for the day and take the official princess oath.

Dates: Saturdays

Times: 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm

Location: Old Hickory, Everglades Atrium

Pirate Speakeasy

Wander into this secret hideaway where you’ll encounter not only relics from past journeys but also the notorious treasure-hunters who scoured the seven seas to retrieve them.

Dates: Fridays & Saturdays

Times: 6pm-10pm

Location: Old Hickory, Everglades Atrium

Cost: Beverage costs vary.

Adventure Kids: Join the Club

Ahoy Mateys! Join our very own pirate, Ava the alligator, and the rest of the Gaylord Palms Adventure Kids as they explore all that the planet has to offer in a fun and educational journey that celebrates the natural world we live in.

Dates: Saturdays
Times: 12pm, 1pm, 2pm

Pirate & Princess Light Display

Enjoy a light display that has something for every little pirate or princess. Swords clashing, waves crashing, and pirate ships filling the sea. Crowns and tiaras, swirls of color, and jewels fit for a queen.

Times: Evenings
Location: St. Augustine Atrium

Wildlife Rescue Adventure Experience presented by bubly

Our iconic, spacious atriums are transformed into an exciting safari for families to discover and learn about endangered animals within the comfort of your own family and on your own time. This virtual reality experience guides guests throughout the 4.5-acre atrium to track down endangered species and help ensure that they are monitored for their protection. The virtual adventure highlights indigenous animals from Florida and, with the magic of augmented reality, brings them to life before your eyes!

Times: Daily | At Your Leisure
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What To Expect

We have implemented a variety of new protocols and elevated practices, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and keeping with our high standards of cleanliness and commitment to providing excellent service. We have also made a few adjustments to the services, amenities and facilities available during your stay. Here is what to expect during your stay at Gaylord Palms.
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