- Sesame Street Kids’ Weekend in Sesame Street Land is scheduled for January 21 & 22, included with park admission
- Celebrate Elmo and Julia’s birthdays in the park January 24 - February 3
- Fun-filled weekend with hands-on activities and character photo opportunities
- NEW furry friends will visit during Sesame Street Kids’ Weekend for a limited time
- Kids can complete special tasks and earn badges to become part of the Everyday Heroes Club
London, (January 20, 2023) – Back by popular demand, everyone’s favourite Sesame Street friends are hosting a party just for kids this Saturday and Sunday, January 21 & 22! Families can join Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird, and all their favourite furry friends for a fun-filled Sesame Street Kids’ Weekend with hands-on activities, character photo opportunities, and more. Kids can gather around Big Bird’s Nest for “Storytime with Big Bird,” where he will be sharing some of his favourite stories at select times throughout the day. Families can move and dance to the beat during the coolest party on wheels and celebrate with their favourite friends at the award-winning Sesame Street Party Parade. Kids will have a chance to earn special badges for things like Bravery, Helping, Manners, and more all weekend, and join the Everyday Heroes Club. As part of Everyday Heroes Club, guests can meet members of the Orange County Fire and Rescue and the Sheriff’s Office and get an up-close look at first responder vehicles in Sesame Street Land! Each organisation will have members present to meet guests, take photos, and answer questions. Another exciting activity that will captivate kids during this special weekend will be “Oscar’s Trash Art,” where they can turn everyday materials that may seem like trash into beautiful works of art.
ALL-NEW Sesame Street Friends Arrive during Sesame Street Kids’ Weekend
Some ALL-NEW Sesame Street friends are visiting just for Sesame Street Kids’ Weekend at Sesame Street Land at SeaWorld Orlando. Baby Bear, Honker, and Dinger will join the fun. Guests will see them walking around Sesame Street Land at SeaWorld Orlando, can say hello, and take photos with these characters who are visiting for a limited time.
Elmo & Julia’s Birthday Celebrations
In addition to Sesame Street Kids’ Weekend, there are two exciting birthdays in January and February! Guests can celebrate Julia’s birthday on January 24th in Sesame Street Land with a special storytime and photo opportunities with Julia. The party continues with Elmo’s Birthday Celebration, taking place daily between January 28 - February 3, included with park admission. Guests can take part in meet-and-greets, a family-friendly DJ dance party, photo opportunities with Elmo and friends, and more surprises in select locations around Sesame Street Land at SeaWorld, including:
- Elmo's Birthday Storytime: Elmo has an incredibly special story to tell for his birthday, and he wants to share it with all of his friends! Guests can keep an eye out for his float throughout the day and find a spot to listen
- Scavenger Hunt: There are so many places around Sesame Street Land for Elmo's pet goldfish, Dorothy, to hide. Families will have fun finding her in a special scavenger hunt!
There has never been a better time to visit SeaWorld parks, with the recent addition of Ice Breaker at SeaWorld, featuring the steepest beyond vertical drop in Florida, whilst Busch Gardens boasts the world’s fastest and steepest hybrid coaster, Iron Gwazi. Meanwhile, Discovery Cove has added two new bars to its all-inclusive line-up. All this and more to come this year, including Serengeti Flyer at Busch Gardens, which will be the world’s tallest and fastest ride of its kind and SeaWorld Orlando will launch the world’s first “surf coaster” - Pipeline: The Surf Coaster. Both new attractions will launch in Spring this year.
About SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Inc.
SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: SEAS) is a leading theme park and entertainment company providing experiences that matter, and inspiring guests to protect animals and the wild wonders of our world. The Company is one of the world's foremost zoological organizations and a global leader in animal welfare, training, husbandry and veterinary care. The Company collectively cares for one of the largest zoological collections in the world and has helped lead advances in the care of animals. The Company also rescues and rehabilitates marine and terrestrial animals that are ill, injured, orphaned or abandoned, with the goal of returning them to the wild. The SeaWorld® rescue team has helped more than 40,000 animals in need over the last 55 years. SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. owns or licenses a portfolio of recognized brands including SeaWorld, Busch Gardens®, Aquatica®, Sesame Place® and Sea Rescue®. Over its more than 55-year history, the Company has built a diversified portfolio of 12 destination and regional theme parks that are grouped in key markets across the United States, many of which showcase its one-of-a-kind zoological collection. The Company's theme parks feature a diverse array of rides, shows and other attractions with broad demographic appeal which deliver memorable experiences and a strong value proposition for its guests.