The holiday season is almost here and this year SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration will offer more holiday fun than ever before. Guests of all ages can enjoy delicious food, stunning live shows, and joyful entertainment.
SeaWorld Orlando’s holiday event will be offered on select dates from November 23 to December 31, and will feature more than 1 million sparkling lights, some jolly new experiences and some familiar faces and fan favorites.
NEW Christmas Celebration Experiences
- Dine with Rudolph – Guests can now book an all-new holiday dinner experience with their favorite reindeer. Hugs and smiles are shared with Rudolph as guests enjoy the telling of his classic tale during a delicious feast featuring a menu filled with traditional holiday favorites served family-style.
- Santa Claus at Wild Arctic – All new this holiday season, SeaWorld is inviting guests to take a ride to the top of the world to meet the Arctic’s most famous resident, Santa Claus! Guests of all ages can share Christmas wishes and take pictures with Santa Claus as they experience amazing animal encounters during this special holiday adventure.
Returning Holiday Favorites
- Rudolph’s ChristmasTown – Returning for another year of festive fun, guests can immerse themselves into the story of “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” at Rudolph’s ChristmasTown. As guests stroll past life-size story book vignettes featuring the classic tale, they’ll have the opportunity to meet their favorite characters: Rudolph, Clarice, Bumble and Yukon Cornelius.
- Clyde & Seamore’s Countdown to Christmas – A returning classic, Sea Lion & Otter Stadium celebrates the season with a hilarious Christmas comedy show. Clyde and Seamore, along with a few mischievous otters, a comical elf, and even a jolly walrus, invite guests to their fun-filled holiday celebration.
- Shamu Christmas Miracles – Shamu Stadium once again brightens the night with dazzling lights and glowing candles, while Christmas carols abound and Shamu splashes to celebrate the holiday season.
- O Wondrous Night – Experience a live nativity, complete with more than 30 carols, life-sized puppets, and animals in a spectacular Christmas favorite based on The Christmas Story. This touching, light-hearted, and glorious celebration is told through the eyes of the animals that were there and shares the true glory of Christmas.
- Sesame Street’s Elmo’s Christmas Wish – The holidays have arrived, and everybody’s Sesame Street friends have come to SeaWorld Orlando for a festive and fun musical celebration! Elmo’s Christmas Wish will soon become every child’s favorite show. Guests can join Rosita, Grover, Zoe and Cookie Monster as they work together to help Elmo find his Christmas wish!
- Winter Wonderland on Ice – Christmas comes to life on a stage of ice, jewels and light as skaters dazzle and delight in this show-stopping, ice skating extravaganza.
- Sea of Trees – Families will stroll through a wintery, watery wonderland as they are immersed in a sea of glistening holiday trees that sparkle to music as they light up the water. Dazzling images come to life on over 100 trees, including a giant glistening centerpiece that towers 70-feet above the water.
- The Christmas Market – Nestled along the park’s Bayside Pathway, The Christmas Market features festive entertainment and delicious culinary delights. Complete with playful elves, a charming model train village, and seasonal entertainment, the market is the centerpiece of SeaWorld’s Christmas event. Guests can also relax near the warm glow of the fire pit with a holiday cocktail while experiencing a wonderful view of the vibrant Sea of Trees.
Ring In The New Year at SeaWorld Orlando
On December 31, guests can ring in the New Year at SeaWorld Orlando. Vibrant fireworks will fill the night sky and festive entertainment will take place throughout the park, including interactive DJ stations, craft beers and delectable bites.
NEW Event: Three Kings Day, January 1-6
After experiencing the wonder of SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration, guests can keep the spirit of the season burning bright at the all-new Three Kings Day celebration. Families are invited to help commemorate the arrival of the Three Wise Men with authentic festive cuisine and celebratory experiences held in honor of the cherished tradition of Latin cultures.
During Three Kings Day, guests will enjoy extended opportunities to see classic SeaWorld Christmas Celebration shows “O Wondrous Night” and “Sea of Trees.” Each day, the all-new Three Kings Parade will feature majestic camels as they spread holiday cheer before taking the stage for a truly special photo opportunity. Offered daily January 1-6, the Three Kings Day celebration brings the holiday season to an incredible close at SeaWorld.
SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration begins on November 23. For tickets and more information, be sure to visit SeaWorld Orlando’s official website.
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