Make a splash at this season’s SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration!  From November 22 – December 31, 2014, SeaWorld Orlando will feature spectacular festivities and unforgettable experiences that celebrate the holiday season.  Festivities include a dramatic holiday simulator ride, special Shamu Christmas show, special activities on The Waterfront and a holiday fountain show.

Highlights of a visit to SeaWorld Orlando’s Christmas Celebration include:

O Wondrous Night: Hear the greatest story ever told with over 30 carols, life-size puppets and live animals.  Special effects and marvelous singing add to this incredible production.

Sea of Trees: Stroll through a wintery wonderland of holiday trees that sparkles to music and lights up the waterfront. The lights literally dance to music, creating a Christmas treat for all.

Polar Express:  Journey to the North Pole aboard SeaWorld’s Wild Arctic simulator.  The exciting expedition takes guests to fabled Santa Town. Classic scenes from the movie and book of the same name, written by Chris Van Allsburg, are recreated for a multi-sensory experience that immerses passengers in special lighting, scent, and sound and motion effects.

Shamu Christmas Miracles: Experience the holiday wonder of the 22-minute nighttime show – Shamu Christmas Miracles.  Seasonal music, talented killer whales and a story of peace and friendship remind visitors of the everyday miracles all around us. 

Elmo’s Christmas Wish: Everybody’s Sesame Street® friends have come to SeaWorld® Orlando for a festive and fun musical celebration!  Join Rosita, Grover, Zoe and Cookie Monster as they work together to help Elmo find his Christmas wish!

Winter Wonderland on Ice: The stars of this show are the talented ice skaters who dazzle with their moves.   A backdrop of towering fountains of water dancing on the lake complimented by the fireworks lighting the night sky is one of the best SeaWorld holiday experiences.

Best of all, SeaWorld’s holiday celebrations are all included with the price of SeaWorld tickets. You and your family can save by purchasing $55 weekday tickets now through December 19, 2014.  Planning on visiting on a weekend?  No problem – you can still save $20 on those tickets too! 

Additional things to do at Sea World Orlando include holiday dining and shopping.  Stroll through the Seaside Marketplace to experience unique culinary delights and to see artisans at work.  Then, head to The Village Square and Waterfront at SeaWorld to see festive light displays and enjoy sweet holiday treats.  Round out your day with Santa’s Fireside Feast.  Enjoy a warm-hearted holiday experience and meet Santa and Mrs. Claus at Santa’s Fireside Feast, an exclusive dinner featuring an all-you-care-to-eat menu of holiday favorites and a complimentary family photo.

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