• Sesame Street at SeaWorld Orlando is now open

    By: Shelley Caran

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    ORLANDO, Fla. - Sunny days are ahead at SeaWorld Orlando, as guests can now walk down Sesame Street for the very first time while experiencing over thirty new ways to play and learn.

    “We are thrilled to officially welcome guests to walk down Sesame Street for the very first time in the theme park capital of the world,” said Mark Pauls, President of SeaWorld Orlando. “This highly-anticipated, immersive new land is the largest Sesame Street land inside of any of our SeaWorld parks. With over 30 new ways to play and an award-winning parade, this is a new land that guests of all ages will love, and we are excited to share it with the world.”

    The six-acre world is the largest Sesame Street land inside of any of the SeaWorld parks, and features the iconic Sesame Street neighborhood including Abby Cadabby’s Garden, Big Bird’s Nest, Mr. Hooper’s Store, the famous 123 Stoop, as well as everyone’s favorite Sesame Street friends.

     “Theme parks represent one of the most powerful ways for families to engage with and delight in the Sesame Street characters,” said Scott Chambers,Senior Vice President/General Manager, North America Media and Licensing, Sesame Workshop (the nonprofit educational organization behind the iconic brand). “Sesame Street at SeaWorld Orlando will enable us to establish deeper connections with even more families while helping the Workshop sustain its nonprofit and educational mission.”

    Kids of all ages will enjoy learning through several educational interactive experiences that can be found in Sesame Street at SeaWorld Orlando. 

    Elmo’s Window offers guests the opportunity to play, dance, and sing along with everyone’s favorite furry red monster and his friends. 

    In another area of Sesame Street at SeaWorld Orlando, guests follow Cookie Monster and Gonger’s video instructions to whip up delicious meals at Cookie Monster's Foodie Truck Challenge.

    Sesame Street at SeaWorld Orlando has six colorful, themed rides with kid-friendly thrills including Abby’s Flower Tower, Cookie Drop!, Slimey’s Slider,  Big Bird’s Twirl ‘n’ Whirl, Elmo’s Choo Choo Train, and Super Grover’s Box Car Derby.  

    To complete a day of play in Sesame Street at Seaworld Orlando, guests will want to pack their swimsuit to experience the Rubber Duckie Water Works wet play area.  

    Scheduled events in the neighborhood include Storytime with Big Bird and the park’s first daily parade ‘Sesame Street Party Parade’ featuring Elmo, Big Bird, and their friends on colorful floats with special surprises along the way.

    Hungry? Guests can head over to Eats on the Street is where they will find food trucks and a specialty drink stand offering a variety of healthy choices and sweet treats. 

    Guests can also visit Mr. Hooper’s Store, purchase Elmo’s Interactive Light-Up Bubble Wand to unlock surprises in the land, and visit Photos with Elmo and Friends where they can have ‘backstage access’ to Sesame Street friends with meet and greet opportunities.

    Sesame Street at SeaWorld Orlando is open daily, for more information and a daily schedule of events visit www.seaworld.com/orlando.

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