An unrestrained outbreak of passion for Jesus.

The Riot is rising at Celebration Church. Much more than a youth ministry, we are a generation found in and set apart by the love and hope of Christ, and we won’t be quiet about it. We will be known in our homes, schools, and communities for having an unrestrained outbreak of passion for Jesus.

As young people, we know that we face more challenges and hardships than ever before and deal with very serious issues on a daily basis. Even amidst these daily battles, we also know and believe that our generation can be the greatest generation this world has ever seen once we discover who we are in Christ. We know that God has a plan of wholeness and happiness for everyone, and The Riot is here to help the students in our church and community accept and live out that truth.


Meeting in a neighborhood near you.

CITY CREWS = groups that meet in your neighborhood
for hang time, worship, a message and small group discussion.


The Riot is the middle and high school student ministry at Celebration Church. Our vision is to lead students to experience a God-first life. We minister to students through a variety of ways, including City Crews and Riot Nights.

City Crews are weekly gatherings that are hosted around the city. On any given night of the week, you can find a City Crew meeting around Orlando. These City Crews are comprised of  students and adult leaders all centered around one goal: God-first community. Through hang time, worship, a message and age-specific small group discussion, our students are discipled and developed in a safe environment.

City Crews operate on a semester basis, congruent to your students’ school calendar. To become a part of a City Crew, simply find one near you and show up! The City Crew listing is available here and is updated every semester. Once you find the City Crew you’d like to attend, you can contact the City Crew Captain OR you can simply show up! (Special instructions for gate codes are listed in the groups finder.)

Riot Night is a monthly, city-wide event that is open to all students, from middle school to high school. Riot Nights are power-packed nights filled fun, friends, incredible worship and  an engaging message. These nights are a great way to connect in to the life of the church and see what we are all about.

Riot leaders are always in high demand and we would love for you to join us on the team! We have a tightly structured process for new leaders to ensure the safety of our student experience. Please click here to take the steps to serve and a Riot team member will contact you to walk you through the process!

For questions or concerns, or to speak with a Riot Pastor or team member
please email jdelacruz@celebrationorl.org


Riot Nights happen on the last Friday of every month. It’s a time where all Orlando Riot Students gather together to experience an incredible time of worship, word and crazy fun games.