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Knott's Berry Farm Student and Youth Groups
Knott's Berry Farm Student and Youth Groups


PSST! Don’t tell the kids they’re learning!

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When you participate in our youth programs or student field trips, Knott's Berry Farm becomes your own interactive, state-of-the-art classroom (and ultimate playground for after class). We’ve worked with leading educators and subject-matter experts to offer the best in content and impact for student learning at all grades and levels. We make learning FUN!

We make learning FUN for your students as they experience our Physics or California History Day programs with in park student activities that coincide with state approved curriculum available for each park location. We offer fun & affordable packages that will Thrill your entire group!

Do your kids have a talent? Showcase it at one of our performance opportunities. Students can take center stage at our unique performing venues to a ready-made audience of park guests.

What’s more, mealtime for your group can be a breeze when you select our all-inclusive catering services.

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Knott's Berry Farm offers something for everyone when it comes to Student and Youth Groups. From learning to performing and celebrating, Knott's Berry Farm offers fun & affordable packages that will simply thrill your entire group!

Knott's Berry Farm Youth Guide

2019 Youth Guide

Study Our Programs

Download information on all of the Knott’s Berry Farm youth and non-profit offerings for 2019. This is your guide to FUNtastic experiences!

Knott's Berry Farm Student and Youth Groups School Beat

School Beat

Fun for Students

Ideal for field trips, rewarding Students’ performance or simply taking a break and letting Knott’s be the playground for a day. With over 150 rides, shows and attractions in five themed areas, fun for all ages.

Engineering Day at Knott's Berry Farm

Engineering Day

February 20, 2019

Join special guest speakers from Irvine Ondrey Engineering for a behind the scenes presentation on the mechanics of some Knott's Berry Farm roller coasters.

Early California History Day at Knott's Berry Farm

Early California History Day

February 21, 2019

Step back in time as we travel through California’s early years, and let Knott's Berry Farm be your classroom for a day.

Physics Day

Physics Day

Physics is Fun

Come to experience the enhanced Physics Day program at Knott’s Berry Farm! Enjoy all of the thrills of hands-on activities, live demonstrations and taking advantage of early ride time!

Knott's Berry Farm Performance in the Park

Performance In The Park

Watch Them Shine

Knott’s Berry Farm has a distinct venue for our Performance in the Park program. We provide an exciting and dynamic place for groups to perform and have a great day in the park. Ideal to host choirs, orchestras, school bands and dance groups.

Dances and Catered Events

Dances & Catered Events

Great Fun. Great Food.

Plan something unique and exciting! Only Knott’s Berry Farm can provide a combination of great food and fun. Groups of 50+ will enjoy an unforgettable picnic experience. Plus, students can dance the night away in their very own dance club and experience world-class rides.

Knott's Soak City and Knott's Berry Farm Summer Heat

Summer Heat

Beat the Heat

Start your Summer with thrills at Knott’s Berry Farm or a splash at Knott’s Soak City Waterpark with outrageous rides and attractions ready to provide hours of fun.

Charles Schulz Theatre

Theater Rentals

Performances & Competitions

Showtime at Knott's Berry Farm! The Charles M. Schulz Theatre can accommodate almost 2,000 guests. The theatre is ideal for cheerleading competitions, dance groups, performances, talent shows, or specialized entertainment or assemblies.

Adventures in Education

Adventures in Education

Making Learning Fun

Knott's Berry Farm's educational programs offer a wide variety of learning activities for students and educators in a fun and interactive setting.

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We have the perfect location for your specialty events - from performances to fundraisers to team building and beyond, Knott’s Berry Farm can accommodate large productions as well as more intimate gatherings. Add in our professional audio-visual services and you are sure to have a winning event.

Knott's Berry Farm Group Events Park Pavilion

Park Pavilion

Event Center | Capacity: ~1,100

We have the perfect location for your specialty events. From performances to fundraisers to team building and beyond, Knott’s Berry Farm has a large variety of venues to suit your needs.

Knott's Berry Farm Group Event Venues Gold Rush Camp

Gold Rush Camp

Event Center | Capacity: ~1,000

Return to the days of the Old West at Knott’s Berry Farm’s Gold Rush Camp. Guests can step up to the chuck wagon for some of the most delicious grub they have ever rustled up.

Knott's Berry Farm Group Venues Lagoon


Event Center | Capacity: ~600

It’s your own tropical hideaway complete with thatched huts and palm trees. The Lagoon will make guests feel like they are at a luau on their own private island. 

Knott's Berry Farm Group Event Venues La Plaza

La Plaza

Event Center | Capacity: ~300

A colorful Mexican ambience envelops La Plaza, the perfect location for your next fiesta.

Knott's Berry Farm Group Events Venues Breakers Park

Breakers Park

Event Center | Capacity: ~200

Adjacent to Knott's Berry Farm, this open air event location showcases colorful canopies.

Knott's Berry Farm Group Event Venues Boardwalk Ballroom

Boardwalk Ballroom

In-Park | Capacity: ~275

A double-tiered ballroom complete with theatrical lighting to complement the dining and dancing - perfect for Black Tie parties. This venue features a raised stage area, dressing rooms and sound lighting system for plays, award ceremonies and corporate events.

Knott's Berry Farm Group Event Venues Wilderness Dance Hall

Wilderness Dance Hall

In-Park | Capacity: ~160

Step back in time and enjoy the charm and nostalgia of an “old-fashioned barn”. Is aesthetic appeal is complemented by a built-in dance floor, stage, and sound system.

Knott's Berry Farm Group Event Venues Spurs & Hacienda

Spurs & Hacienda

In-Park | Capacity: ~200

Two adjoining "Early California" themed event spaces located in the heart of our original Old West Ghost Town area.

Knott's Berry Farm Group Event Venues Charles M. Schulz Theatre

Charles M. Schulz Theatre

In-Park | Capacity: ~2,000

The Charles M. Schulz Theatre is a complete full-service theater and is ideal for corporate events, performances, fundraisers or specialized entertainment.