Guests can meet Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and enjoy other holiday festivities from November 25 through New Year’s Eve during SeaWorld Orlando’s Christmas Celebration.
This year, SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration events will take place Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from November 25 through December 11, and then run daily December 16 through 31. Activities at this year’s celebration will include:
Rudolph’s ChristmasTown: New this year is the Rudolph’s ChristmasTown where guests can meet Rudolph, Clarice, Bumble and Yukon Cornelius from the classic family Christmas television special, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. Plus, guests can stroll past life-size storybook vignettes showcasing the classic Rudolph story.
Santa’s Workshop presented by Coca-Cola: Meet Santa Claus in his workshop in an all-new Christmas experience.
Clyde & Seamore’s Countdown to Christmas: Sea Lion & Otter Stadium celebrates the season with a Christmas comedy show. Clyde and Seamore, along with a few mischievous otters, a comical elf, and even a jolly walrus, invite guests to their holiday celebration.
Shamu Christmas Miracles: Shamu Stadium once again brightens the night with 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. Told through the eyes of the animals that were there, O Wondrous Night is a light-hearted celebration with a host of angels, animals, and the 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 musical celebration. Children 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 in this 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. New this year is a glistening Christmas tree towering 70-feet above the water.
The Christmas Market: Nestled along the park’s Bayside Pathway, The Christmas Market features entertainment and culinary offerings. Complete with playful elves, a charming model train village, and the comedic antics of the Christmas Council, 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 view of the vibrant Sea of Trees.
For those looking for unique holiday cuisine, The Christmas Market is filled with fresh-popped kettle corn, waffle cone S’mores, grilled slider sandwiches, short-rib brisket mac & cheese and SeaWorld’s very own apple pie with a unique twist. Guests can also sip on hoppy craft brews and specialty flavored hot cocoa located near the stage at Bayside Pathway. Live music under the Gazebo completes the entire experience. Guests can now choose from more than 60 bites and craft brews served on tap with two all-new Tasting & Brew Sampler packages.
Guests can also enjoy a memorable holiday meal, along with a meet and greet with Santa and Mrs. Claus at Santa’s Fireside Feast. The exclusive dinner features an all-you-care-to-eat menu of holiday favorites and desserts.
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.
To sweeten the holidays, SeaWorld Pass Members can now eat a meal with each visit by purchasing an Annual Dining plan for just $79. The dining plan can be used at many of the park’s restaurants and includes one entrée, one dessert or side and one non-alcoholic beverage per day through December 31, 2017.
For more information, park hours and to purchase tickets, visit SeaWorldOrlando.com, and watch the episode of Florida E-Ticket for a look at SeaWorld Orlando’s 2015 Christmas event: