Sea World’s Christmas Celebration

Sea World's Christmas Celebration (credit: SeaWorld)

Sea World’s Christmas Celebration (credit: SeaWorld)


Florida Travel News: Polar Express and Sesame Street come to Sea World for the holidays

Families and friends can once again enjoy the spirit of Christmas during SeaWorld’s holiday-themed shows and festivities:

O Wondrous Night

Angels, animals and 30 holiday songs depict the Christmas Story. After the show, there’s a photo opportunity with stars from the show!

Winter Wonderland on Ice

Ice skating, tall water fountains and spectacular fireworks are among the features of this show – watch skaters effortlessly twirl, jump and glide on the ice.

Shamu Christmas Miracles

Shamu’s night-time show has a holiday theme during this season. Whales dive in the water, jump in the air and slip to the side of their trainers, all choreographed to yuletide music.

Clyde and Seamore’s Countdown to Christmas

Join Clyde and Seamore in this show that blends humour with sea lions, otters and a walrus in their search for Santa.

A Sesame Street Christmas

A great show for little ones with dance and interactive sing-a-longs where Elmo, Telly Monster and other Sesame Street friends teach Abby Cadabby the meaning of Christmas.

Holiday Reflections: Fireworks and Fountains Finale

Each evening, towering sprays of water from fountains and sparkling lights and fireworks light up the night along with Christmas music.

The Polar Express

At Wild Arctic attraction, step into a North Pole journey with the Polar Express, based on the book and movie  where a young boy takes a train ride to self-discovery. When you arrive at the North Pole, Santa Claus and Sea World animals will greet you.

Sea of Trees

Every year over 100 tall twinkling trees light up center lake, where the sparkles are choreographed to yuletide tunes.

The Christmas Market

If you’re trying to get some Christmas shopping done, you’ll find  one-of-a-kind crafts and scrumptious treats in this market.

 Santa’s Fireside Feast

Eat a meal with Santa, listen to a classic Christmas poem told onstage and make sure you tell Santa your holiday wish for this year! Reservations are required and there is an extra cost.

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