Tag Archives: SeaWorld Orlando

Praise Wave Christian Concert Series Returns to SeaWorld Orlando

UPDATE 1/10/18: The addition of SWITCHFOOT on February 3rd completes the list of performers. Fans of Christian music and family activities have another thing to look forward to in the coming year. On Saturdays from January 20th through February 10th in 2018, SeaWorld Orlando is bringing back Praise Wave, where “uplifting, live concerts from the hottest […]

Orca Advocates Demand Florida Breeding Law Due to Concerns over SeaWorld’s Policy

SeaWorld abandoned its controversial killer whale breeding program back in 2016, but that was only a change in company policy; animal rights advocates are now pushing for laws to cement the decision. State laws regarding the captivity of orcas are not unprecedented, as later in 2016 California passed legislation that banned breeding, performances, and the […]

SeaWorld Orlando Shows Win Brass Ring Awards at IAAPA Expo

The International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions Expo announced their Brass Ring Awards yesterday and SeaWorld Orlando received honors for two of its animal shows. Brass Rings are awarded each year to recognize theme parks and attractions for their achievements in food and beverages, games and retail, human resources, live entertainment, marketing, new products, […]

SeaWorld Unveils New Raft, 4 Disney Attractions Win Awards at Orlando’s IAAPA Expo

Orlando is currently hosting the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions Expo, the tourism industry’s largest trade show in Orlando. The IAAPA Expo runs from November 14th through the 17th and provides companies in the field an opportunity to highlight their technology, ride mechanics, and strategies. The first bit of news to come out […]

SeaWorld Orlando Offers Buy One Get One Free Ticket Deals for Blue Friday

SeaWorld Orlando has announced multiple Buy One Get One Free ticket offers for the upcoming holiday season. Here’s the full list of online exclusive special deals at the amusement park: Buy One Get One Free: SeaWorld Orlando Single-Day Tickets (Visit through March 15, 2018) Buy One Get One Free: SeaWorld Orlando and Aquatica Tickets (Visit through […]

SeaWorld Removes 350 Positions in Company-Wide Cuts

SeaWorld has just announced the termination of 350 positions across the company; the news was released today, and the layoffs are effective immediately. SeaWorld spokeswoman Aimee Johnson-Becka has stated that the majority of job losses will affect their corporate headquarters, as well as the parks in Orlando and San Diego. Most of the cuts, according […]

SeaWorld’s ‘Florida Neighbor Offer’ Provides BOGO Ticket Deals to Florida Residents

In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, SeaWorld Orlando is providing Florida residents with a limited time offer to help locals take their mind off of the storm. The Florida Neighbor Offer will provide guests with an opportunity to buy one park ticket and get the second ticket free. Floridians must purchase and use tickets between […]

SeaWorld Orlando Set to Reopen Wednesday, September 13th

SeaWorld Orlando, Aquatica Orlando, and Discovery Cove remained closed today due to debris cleanup in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. The theme parks are expected to welcome back guests tomorrow, September 13th. SeaWorld’s official website will release updates regarding the park hours. Source: SeaWorld Orlando

Trick-or-Treating, Sesame Street Characters, and More for SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular

On Saturday, September 23, SeaWorld Orlando begins its annual Halloween Spooktacular, a weekend event that runs until Sunday, October 29. This Halloween celebration happens during the day, as compared to Walt Disney World’s and Universal’s Halloween parties which take place at night. SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular is also included in park admission. This year’s is the longest running […]

SeaWorld Works with Others to Rescue and Release Pilot Whale

Thanks to a collaboration between SeaWorld Orlando and multiple organizations, a beached female short-finned pilot whale has been treated and released back into the ocean. Beach goers found the 725 pound member of the dolphin family stranded ashore in Dixie County, Florida on July 1st. She was quickly transported to SeaWorld Orlando for care, thanks […]