Tag Archives: SeaWorld Orlando

‘Just for Kids’ Weekends Coming to SeaWorld Orlando

SeaWorld Orlando is launching a new event in 2018 dedicated to the park’s youngest guests. The event takes place on Saturday and Sunday, May 5th-May 6th and May 12th-May 13th, from 9 a.m. to park close. During “Just for Kids” weekends, SeaWorld’s youngest visitors can enjoy interactive entertainment and activities like: 1. Elmo Rocks: Elmo […]

Man Files Negligence Lawsuit Against SeaWorld Claiming Severe Leg Injury

A complaint has been filed with the Orange County Circuit Court accusing SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment, LLC of negligence that lead to a Sarasota man’s leg being crushed. The purported incident occurred at the turnstile of SeaWorld Orlando’s Journey to Atlantis just over two years ago, on March 22nd, 2015. Ronald D. Mannarino’s lawsuit alleges […]

SeaWorld Orlando Celebrates Aquatica’s 10th Birthday with Massive Sand Sculpture, Annual Pass Offer

It has been a full decade since SeaWorld Orlando’s Aquatica opened its gates, and the water park is honoring the occasion with a commemorative sculpture and Florida resident annual pass deals. This sculpture isn’t just celebrating all of the changes that have happened since the gates opened on March 1st, 2008, though; along with a […]

More Details Emerge About Sesame Street Area Coming to SeaWorld Orlando

Last May, SeaWorld Orlando announced a deal between SeaWorld Entertainment and Sesame Workshop to bring a Sesame Street-themed area to the park. The new area will replace Shamu’s Happy Harbor where most current attractions will be removed or relocated. One of these attractions is Seven Seas Train Ride, which will reportedly feature a new track […]

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 […]