SeaWorld Orlando is the best place to gather family and friends to celebrate the arrival of the Christmas holidays during their Christmas Celebration, from November 23 to December 31. For five weeks, the park becomes a magical land with winter wonders (in the Northern Hemisphere) and Christmas traditions. Visitors can enjoy the award-winning parade that arrives at SeaWorld Orlando for the first time, the “Sesame Street Christmas Parade”, the show “O Wondrous Night”, meet Rudolph – the red-nosed reindeer, or visit the Wild Artic area and meet Santa Claus. Don’t miss the unforgettable Christmas celebration that you can only find at SeaWorld.
The story of Rudolph, the red-nosed reindeer, comes alive in his Christmas Town villa. There they can walk between vignettes in real size that present the classic story and meet the beloved characters Rudoph, Clarice, Bumble and Yukon Cornelius.
The O Wondrous Night show presents Nativity Night in a way that only SeaWorld could create. With more than 30 Christmas carols, life-size puppets and live animals in an experience based on the history of Christmas. Told through the eyes of the animals that were there, O Wondrous Night is a joyful and moving musical celebration that presents the true glory of Christmas.
Miracles is a night show where you can observe the beauty and majesty of the killer whales. With exciting music and dazzling lights, that show fills visitors with the Christmas spirit.
Christmas lights up in a snow and light setting, while skaters dazzle and delight in this ice skating show – the Winter Wonderland on Ice. A sea of sparkling trees and imposing fountains that dance in the background come together to create an unmissable experience that the whole family will enjoy.
The new Sesame Street® Christmas Parade, with allegorical floats specially decorated for the celebration, is also part of the SeaWorld Christmas experience.
The fun is guaranteed at the Sea Lion High’s Christmas Pageant show, with the Sea Lion High School students at their new Christmas celebration.
Visitors can take a walk through that land that mixes the Christmas wonders and the aquatic world, with a sea of glowing Christmas trees that shine with the music while they illuminate the water. In Sea of Trees there are more than 100 trees, including the centerpiece 21 meters high. The Waterfront area provides visitors with snowflakes and shops with special Christmas products and meals.
Special attractions on selected dates: November 23-25, 29, December 1-2, 6-9, 13-16, 20-31
In Santa’s North Pole Village, it’s possible to meet Father Noel’s nice little helpers. You can also join the elves and the team of helpers made up of rescued dogs, cats and birds, while they work and play together in the SeaWorld Pets Ahoy Experience show.
Visitors of all ages can share their wishes and dreams with Father Christmas himself when visiting Wild Arctic, in addition to having the opportunity of exciting encounters with the animals that live there.
Along the Bayside Pathway is the Christmas Market, which offers festive entertainment and Christmas culinary delights. Considered the heart of the festival, in this area it is possible to enjoy a Christmas drink while enjoying the cozy warmth of a campfire and the panoramic view of the Sea of Trees.