Tag: Seaworld orlando

New Viewing Opportunity for Manatee Rescue & Rehabilitation

In conjunction with Manatee Appreciation Day, SeaWorld Orlando opened Manatee Rehabilitation, an area for park guests to see the behind-the-scenes rescue and rehabilitation work SeaWorld does to help save wild manatees. Manatee Rehabilitation allows park guests to step into a working wild manatee acute care facility, come face-to-face with animals that have been ill or …

Scott Stapp Of Creed Visits Discovery Cove

Grammy award winning singer Scott Stapp, known for being the lead vocalist and founding member of the rock band Creed, visited Discovery Cove in Orlando with his wife, philanthropist and VH1 reality star Jaclyn and their two children Daniel and Milan. The Stapps met Roxy, an Atlantic bottlenose dolphin that calls Discovery Cove home and …

Carlos Beltrán Chills Out With Some Penguins

New York Yankee Carlos Beltrán visited SeaWorld Orlando with his family for Spring Break vacation. During Beltrán’s visit, he took some time to chill out with some King penguins inside the Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin attraction that is home to a colony of more than 250 penguins. Carlos Beltrán is a Puerto Rican professional baseball …

An End To Orca Breeding At Seaworld Parks

Breaking News  SeaWorld Entertainment, a leading theme park and entertainment company, has announced that the killer whales or orcas currently in the company’s care will be the last generation of orcas at SeaWorld. The company will end all orca breeding as of today. SeaWorld also will introduce new, inspiring, natural orca encounters, rather than theatrical …

Final Piece Of Mako Track Installed

SeaWorld Orlando has installed the final piece of Mako’s nearly mile-long steel track – completing the footprint of what will be Orlando’s longest, tallest and fastest coaster. The 12,500-pound, final piece of track was topped with a waving American flag as it was lifted high in the air by a giant crane, and then bolted …

SeaWorld Brings Orca Learning Into The Classroom

Students all over the world who want to learn about killer whales or orcas can now get up close to these amazing animals right inside their classrooms. SeaWorld Orlando has launched a live video call program free for teachers that allows classes to dive into marine mammal biology, questions, and careers in a new way. This …

Create Your Perfect Vacation With Discovery Cove

Discovery Cove guests can now transform a single day experience into an entire vacation that includes accommodation at one of the park’s official partner hotels with Discovery Cove Vacations, a new online booking tool, which will allow guests to design a custom tailored package that meets their travel needs. All packages start with a day at …

Discovery Cove Welcomes Skye A Newborn Dolphin

Discovery Cove has a whole new reason to celebrate dolphin awareness month with the birth of Skye a 52-pound newborn dolphin. On February 23rd, 2016 at approximately 5:36 a.m., 32-year old dolphin Astra gave birth to this bundle of joy. The newborn is a healthy 4-foot long calf that is nursing and bonding with her …

SeaWorld Offer Free Beer And Savings

Now through March 6, in celebration of SeaWorld Orlando’s popular Bands, Brew & BBQ Festival, SeaWorld is offering a special discount of $20 off SeaWorld single-day tickets purchased in advance, and a FREE ice-cold 5-ounce craft brew served on tap alongside a warm sample of pretzel bites at SeaWorld Orlando. The discounted price for the …

Seaworld Unveils Lead Car For Mako Inspired By The Real Shark

SeaWorld Orlando unveiled the custom built Mako lead car that will take riders on a thrilling experience this summer, the tallest, fastest and longest roller coaster in Orlando. Mako’s design and engineering was inspired by the real Mako shark – one of the ocean’s fastest shark species. When it opens, Mako will top 200 feet …