SeaWorld Orlando is gearing up for the holiday season with their annual Christmas Celebration, which will take place from Nov. 12, 2021 to Jan. 2, 2022.
SeaWorld Orlando will become a winter wonderland featuring more than 3,000,000 lights. This holiday entertainment brings joy to every corner of the park.
This year’s event will feature a handful of new offerings, including:
“Holiday Reflections: Fireworks and Fountains Finale” – each Christmas Celebration night, SeaWorld celebrates the season during “Holiday Reflections: Fireworks and Fountains Finale,”The spectacular fountains, sparkling lights, and festive fireworks are choreographed with joyous holiday songs. SeaWorld Christmas connects you to the night sky from close to the park on selected Christmas Celebration nights.
Elmo’s Christmas Wish Show – Join Cookie Monster, Rosita, Grover, and Zoe as they help Elmo find his Christmas wish! This holiday show is sure to bring joy to the hearts of families as they sing and dance along.
Sounds of the Season – Be there as festive weekend music makes its way to SeaWorld for this year’s Christmas Celebration! The Nautilus Theater stage will be host to a variety talented acts who will bring the holiday spirit to life. These special live performances and theatrical performances take place on select days from Nov. 12 through Jan. 2.
You will also find returning offerings that you know and love.
Sesame Street Christmas Parade – The Sesame Street Christmas Parade features fantastic, festively decorated floats with show-stopping performances that celebrate the magic of the holiday season! The whole family can enjoy a lively Christmas celebration with Sesame Street Friends, such as Bert, Bert and Ernie. Guests can expect to sing, dance and be merry with their furry friends.
Winter Wonderland on Ice – Christmas comes to life on a stage of ice, jewels and lights as skaters dazzle and delight in a show-stopping, ice skating extravaganza.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer – Guests are immersed in the story of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at Rudolph’s ChristmasTown. Enjoy a stroll outdoors past life-size stories and vignettes that tell the story, and meet beloved characters like Rudolph and Bumble.
Rudolph’s Movie Experience – Rudolph and his friends star in this special-effects movie that will get the entire family in the holiday spirit, playing daily in the Sea Port Theater.
Public ice skating at Bayside Stadium – Guests can experience outdoor ice skating as they skate alongside the water of SeaWorld’s central lagoon throughout the day in a beautiful winter wonderland.
The Christmas Market will feature festive entertainment and delicious holiday food. It is located along the Bayside Pathway. You can find unique gifts and holiday treats here. Or you can relax by the fire pit and enjoy the Sea of Trees views or the music on the gazebo stage.
There’s even more to celebrate beyond the Christmas festivities, including:
Hanukkah Celebration – Celebrate the festival of lights at SeaWorld! Gather with your family and friends to enjoy the traditional lighting ceremony of the menorah on Sesame Street Land throughout Hanukkah.
Kwanzaa Festivities – Join SeaWorld’s celebration of Kwanzaa! From December 26 to January 1, guests will enjoy a time of reflection, celebration, and celebration of African heritage through the nightly lightings of the kinaras in Sesame Street Land.
New Year’s Eve – Spend the final day of 2021 enjoying SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration then ring in the New Year as vibrant fireworks fill the night sky at midnight on Dec. 31.
To learn more about SeaWorld Orlando’s Christmas Celebration, visit SeaWorld.com/Orlando. Below is our video of the Sesame St Christmas Parade