"I just wanted to say THANK YOU for an awesome weekend! This is my 3rd time with HOA and I continue to be more impressed every time. You run a class act with a staff that is just the BEST!"


Carla Doles, dir. Norwell, IN

Heart of America Orlando
Hilton Disney Springs - March 23, 2019




Jr High School:

Grand Champion: Clinton, MS "Ambassadors"


Open Division:

Grand Champion: Norwell "Knight Moves"

Concert Choir: 

Best Choral Tone: Shepherd Hill Concert Choir

Best Repertoire: Shepherd Hill Women's Choir

1st Runner Up:: Shepherd Hill Women's Choir

Grand Champion: Shepherd Hill Concert Choir


Unisex Division: 

4th Runner Up: Danville "The Executives"

3rd Runner Up: Tupelo "Synergy"

2nd Runner Up: Shepherd Hill "Illusion"

1st Runner Up: Loveland "Allure"

Grand Champion: Norwell "Knight Stars"


Best Costumes: Marysville "Swingers Unlimited"

Best Show Design: Omaha "ATSC"

Best Male solo: Gavin Tarnowski - Shepherd Hill

Best Female Solo: Anya Grodlaski - Shepherd Hill

Best Crew: Marysville "Swingers Unlimited"

Best Band: Omaha Westside "ATSC"



Championship Division:

4th Runner Up: Shepherd Hill "Fantasy"

3rd Runner Up: Ankeny Centennial "Spectrum"

2nd RU: Loveland "By Request"

1st Runner Up: Marysville "Swingers Unlimited"


Best Vocals: Omaha "ATSC"

Best Visuals: Marysville "Swingers Unlimited"


Grand Champion: Omaha "ATSC"





"DELEGATION" - Danville, IL



THURSDAY 3/21/19

ARRIVE in Orlando, take in the incredible views, splash in one of several pools, OR shop/dine/play at Disney Springs, enjoy the Magic Kingdom or Epcot, or plan a group dinner at House of Blues, Rainforest Cafe, or Planet Hollywood.


FRIDAY 3/22/19

Check out the world's most famous theme parks: The Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, or Disney's Hollywood Studios.  Ride Space Mountain, The Tower of Terror, Everest, It's A Small World, or Soarin' all while enjoying the happiest place on earth! Fireworks @ 10pm!


SATURDAY 3/23/19

Competition day.  Groups compete from 8am - 11pm*.  



SUNDAY 3/24/19

Enjoy another day at the incredible parks, explore Disney Springs, and/or depart for home or the beach.




* schedule may change based on groups attending


Who doesn't love the magic of Walt Disney World?  Heart of America is thrilled to be at the Hilton Lake Buena Vista @ Disney Springs, and steps away from what will certainly be your students' most memorable experience of the year!

Housed at the world class Hilton Buena Vista at Disney Springs, you and your students are literally 100 steps away from the worlds' greatest theme parks and attractions! Students can easily access the new Disney Springs with over 50 different restaurants and cafes, & 75 different shopping and entertainment choices including: The Lego Store, The Edison, UniqLo, Character Flight, Planet Hollywood, Rainforest Cafe, Zara, Paddlefish, The Coca-Cola Experience, the new Star Wars Store, and so much more!  Best of all, groups will have quick and easy access to the parks all without the need for you to have a charter bus transfer each day, thus saving you money!!!



1,2,3 or 4

1 night stay: 

$235.00 per person


2 night stay:

$325.00 per person


3 night stay:

$395.00 per person


4 night stay:

$465.00 per person


Stay includes:

4 star Disney area hotel, competition/awards, live critique with adjudicator,

& $20 meal voucher at Disney attractions*









* meal voucher varies between programs and parks, voucher is good for one meal including drink.

Pricing is based on quad occupancy.

Supplemental room charges apply for all non-quad occupancy rooms.

Directors receive a FREE room with no supplemental room charges.

Click the blue button to check out the Hilton @ Disney Springs!!