SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration returns for this 2019 Holiday season, taking place from November 23 through December 31. For five weeks, the park is transforming into a winter wonderland with more than 3 million sparkling lights.
Returning for another year of festive fun, guests can immerse themselves in the story of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at Rudolph’s ChristmasTown. Stroll past life-size story book vignettes featuring the classic tale, and meet beloved characters including: Rudolph, Clarice, Bumble and Yukon Cornelius.
In O Wondrous Night, enjoy 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 touching, light-hearted and glorious musical with a host of angels, animals and the true glory of Christmas.
New this year is the Sesame Street Christmas Parade, with fantastic floats decorated for the celebration, and Sea Lion High’s Christmas pageant, a hilarious new Christmas Special.
The Sea of Trees returns, with dazzling images coming to life on over 100 trees, including a giant glistening centerpiece that towers 70 feet above the water. Walk along the water’s edge for some holiday shopping at the Shoppes at Waterfront as a magical flurry of snow falls over SeaWorld Orlando while holiday sounds and smells fill the air.
Guests can stop by Santa’s North Pole Village, where Santa’s Little Helpers are the furriest friends you’ll ever meet! Join Santa’s elves and this festive team of adopted dogs, cats, birds, rats and even pigs as they work together, play together, and create heart-warming holiday memories in an all-new SeaWorld Pets Ahoy experience. Guests of all ages can also share wishes and dreams with Santa Claus while exploring SeaWorld’s Wild Arctic this Christmas. Experience amazing animal encounters and a heart-warming visit with Santa in a holiday adventure.
The Christmas Market features festive entertainment and delicious culinary delights. Complete with playful elves, a charming model train village and seasonal entertainment, the market is the centerpiece of SeaWorld’s Christmas event. Plus, relaxation is in order near the warm glow of the fire pit with a holiday cocktail while experiencing a wonderful view of the vibrant Sea of Trees.
Guests can also ring in the New Year at SeaWorld Orlando on December 31 as vibrant fireworks fill the night sky at midnight. After SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration and New Year’s, SeaWorld continues the Holiday celebrating with SeaWorld’s Three Kings Celebration, running January 4 – 6, 2020.
For more information, park hours and to purchase tickets, visit SeaWorldOrlando.com.