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Old January 4th, 2010, 06:13 AM
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Anybody know the official dates of Spring break? Or does it vary? Im taking a cruise out of Mobile Ala for 5 days starting Apr 19th 2010. Im trying to "avoid" spring break rush of kids. I noticed the week im going the prices are "cheaper" then other weeks as well.
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Old January 4th, 2010, 08:05 AM
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College spring breaks begin in early March, most public schools are late March through Easter. You might see some spring breakers on April 19th, but not many.
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It used to be that spring break was always around Easter. Now, that is not PC, so they are all over the place. My 2 nephews in different colleges have spring breaks 3 weeks apart. So, no real way to avoid it.
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"Technically", Spring Break can go from mid-Feb. through April. Just like "Hurricane Season" is from June 1 to Nov. 30. Be prepared! However, you should be OK. Easter this year is on April 4 (I think), although our area always has Spring Break the last full week of March, regardless of when Easter is each year. Great time of year to cruise! Enjoy.

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We are in Texas and our school aged children are out the week we are cruising (March 14-21). I know that many of the universities are also off that week. I would say to avoid March and April altogether if you want to avoid spring breakers.
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