SeaWorld Events

Planning to visit SeaWorld in Orlando anytime soon? Below is a list of the most popular SeaWorld events and festivities taking place at SeaWorld. Orlando's number one marine adventure park featuring outstanding shows, attractions, state-of-the-art coaster rides and entertaining exhibits for the entire family.

Browse through our SeaWorld's events page and experience the theme park like never before.

  • Just for Kids - Saturdays January - February 
    Sing, dance and laugh with your favorite friends from Sesame Street. See live shows like Choo-Choo Soul and Max & Ruby, meet cute animals and soak up all the fun, music treats and more. Concert times: 11:00am and 2:00pm.
    Concerts are included with park admission and seating will be limited.
  • SeaWorld Bands, Brew & BBQ - Weekends - 2015 Dates to be advise - All-American Country Festival - SeaWorld Orlando fires up the grill for a good old-fashioned family BBQ -- SeaWorld style. Country music and classic rock come together during this year Bands, Brew & BBQ. The park-wide event features mouthwatering barbecue, live concerts by top country artists and much more! Performers to be advise.
  • Jack Hanna Weekend - Dates to be advise
    SeaWorld welcomes celebrity animal expert Jack Hanna featuring some of his furry and feathered exotic animal friends from all parts of the world. Show times are at 1:15 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. each day in Nautilus Theater. 
  • SeaWorld Viva la Musica Celebration - Saturdays - 2015 Dates to be advise
    A Celebration of Hispanic Music, Food and Culture

    SeaWorld celebrates "Viva La Música," and this year is spicier than ever with the performances of the best salsa kings. This sensational event features the many sights, sounds and tastes of various Latin cultures, with music, concerts, dance, food and crafts. Guests can groove to a fiery beat, sample tasty Latin foods and enjoy their favorite SeaWorld shows, rides and attractions. All Viva La Música activities and musical performances are included with park and annual passports admission. Performers to be advise.
  • Summer Nights at SeaWorld - Summer 2015
    Enjoy of all your favorite SeaWorld attractions, shows and adventures at night during SeaWorld Summer Nights. Enjoy live DJ’s playing the best rock ‘n’ roll music throughout the park, Shamu Rocks show, the hilarious nighttime sea lion show and much more. There’s shopping, dining and all new just-at-night shows. Plus fireworks, flames and fountains fill the night during "Reflections", our biggest finale ever. SeaWorld will be open until 10:00pm daily.
  • Shamu's Halloween Spooktacular- Weekends in October
    SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular is a swashbuckling good time for kids of all ages. Friendly pirates haunt the park as little goblins trick-or-treat for troves of treasures, participate in ghostly activities and enjoy Halloween-themed entertainment. Shrieks and giggles abound with thrilling new shows and event activities throughout the day and night.
  • The Polar Express Experience - Select dates in November/December 2015
    Jump aboard for a thrilling one-of-a-kind experience to the North Pole and experience a thrilling combination of fantasy and reality recreating classic scenes from the movie in a multi-sensory experience.  The Polar Express Experience immerses guests with lighting, scent, sound and motion to transport them to the North Pole … and into the spirit of the season.
  • Christmas at SeaWorld - Select dates in November/December 2015
    Gather your family and celebrate Christmas at SeaWorld. On selected dates, SeaWorld will feature spectacular holiday festivities and unforgettable experiences for you and your family. Shamu’s Christmas show brings the season to life beneath the stars in a way you have to see to believe.  Celebrations include: live shows inspired by the natural world, THE POLAR EXPRESS 4-D Experience, the pet-stravaganza Christmas Tails show and much more. With everything from elves to Elmo, and from Santa to Shamu, SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration is where holiday memories are made.

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Get up close and personal with sharks in their own habitat and the thrill of working alongside marine mammal experts with the SeaWorld Animal Connections Program a once-in-a-lifetime experience that you will never forget.

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