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SeaWorld Kicks Off Summer this Weekend with a Bang, a Band and a Bunch of Fun

Marine Park is the place to be, with debut of all-new Tidal Twister dueling coaster, Memorial Day Weekend fireworks and live music, plus Sesame Street Party Parade

San Diego CA— SeaWorld will kick off summer with a bang, a band and a bunch of fun this weekend, as the park celebrates Memorial Day with fireworks, a 75-piece marching band, and the debut of the park’s all-new, dueling coaster, Tidal Twister! Plus the popular Sesame Street Party Parade—featuring nine larger-than-life themed floats and iconic Sesame Street characters such as Big Bird, Elmo, Bert and Ernie and more—is back with colorful, show-stopping, musical performances every weekend through Sept. 1! All of the festivities are included with park admission and SeaWorld is open until 9 p.m., so there’s plenty of time to soak up all the fun and excitement.

Friday (May 24)
  • Tidal Twister, SeaWorld’s all-new, first-of-its-kind, dueling coaster officially opens!
Saturday and Sunday (May 25–26)
  • Military recognition before all Orca Encounter presentations
  • Sesame Street Party Parade (4:45 p.m.)
Memorial Day Fireworks Tribute (8:50 p.m.)- Monday (May 27)
  • Memorial Day Flag Ceremony at Explorer’s Reef (10:15 a.m.)- Includes 75-piece Valley Center High School Marching Band
  • Military recognition before all Orca Encounter presentations
  • Valley Center High School Marching Band on lawn in front of Skytower (1 p.m.)
  • Memorial Day Fireworks Tribute (8:50 p.m.)

SeaWorld is open year-round including holidays. Admission is $91.99 for ages 10 and older and $86.99 for ages 3–9. The best way to enjoy SeaWorld all year long is with a Fun Card, which allows repeat admission through the end of 2019, all for the price of a single-day admission. Every visit to a SeaWorld park helps support its animal rescue program. Seeing animals at SeaWorld supports saving them in the wild. For more information visit www.SeaWorldSanDiego.com or call (619) 222-4SEA.