SeaWorld Orlando New Years Eve: 2023 In-Depth Guide

This festive celebration doesn’t get more marvelous than New Year’s Eve at SeaWorld Orlando, where impressive fireworks, festive entertainment, and joyous activities abound!

Kick off the new year and wish for a better 2024 at this one-of-a-kind celebration. Catch a mesmerizing pyrotechnics show, revel in sips and bites, or feel the adrenaline of evening rides at this outdoor bash. Also, cozy up with your favorite marine animals and delight in the late-night exhibits.

Follow along as we uncover the excitement and wonder of New Year’s Eve at SeaWorld Orlando.

New Year’s Eve Tickets

New Year’s Eve Celebration by SeaWorld Orlando is included in your general admission.

Packages Your SeaWorld Orlando Tickets

Raring for more excitement beyond your deep-sea adventures? Then, bundle your SeaWorld tickets with these other attractions:

New Year’s Eve Attractions

From sunrise to sunset, there’s a world of entertainment waiting for you before the grand fireworks show lights up the night. Make this holiday unforgettable by relishing the joyous attractions of the Christmas Celebration.

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Shows & Entertainment

Sea of Trees

Let the Sea of Trees at SeaWorld transport you to a watery wonderland, where glistening forests come alive to the melody of lights and music.

Elmo’s Christmas Wish Show

Join the beloved Sesame Street characters, including Cookie Monster and Elmo, for an unforgettable Christmas adventure filled with singing, dancing, and holiday cheer.

Sesame Street Christmas Parade

Sesame Street’s most beloved characters invite you to a Christmas Parade filled with breathtaking floats and captivating acts that will leave you in awe.

Public Ice Skating at Bayside Stadium

Experience the thrill of outdoor ice skating with your family as you create joyful memories by the tranquil waters of SeaWorld’s central lagoon.

Winter Wonderland On Ice

Experience the holiday season like never before as Christmas unfolds on an enchanting stage of ice.

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Rejoice in the return of Rudolph’s Christmas Town, where the timeless story of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is ready to unfold.

Festive Treats

Let your senses come alive in a place where unique gifts and mouthwatering treats await. Smell the irresistible scent of freshly baked cookies and sip the comforting taste of hot cocoa, all within a setting filled with vibrant holiday decorations.

Rides and Roller Coasters

Before you ring in the new year, indulge in a day of excitement on fun rides. Adrenaline junkies can scream on heart-pounding roller coasters while the little ones enjoy gentle rides and paddle boats. There’s something for everyone at SeaWorld Orlando.

Spectacular Fireworks Show

As the clock ticks down to midnight, SeaWorld invites you to an unforgettable New Year’s countdown and fireworks show. Prepare to be enchanted by the enchanting play of lights and colors, marking the start of a brand new year.

Best Viewing Area

The extravagant New Year s Eve fireworks displays can be enjoyed throughout the park. But, for the best viewing experience, head to the following locations:

  • The Waterfront
  • Orca Encounter Pathway
  • Bayside Stadium

New Year’s Eve Date and Time

The SeaWorld Orlando New Year’s Eve countdown and fireworks show happens on Dec 31 starting at 9 PM.

New Year’s Eve Venue

Located at 7007 SeaWorld Dr. Orlando, FL 32821.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at SeaWorld Orlando

Begin your year with a bang at SeaWorld Orlando New Years Eve! With a grand fireworks show, tasty cuisines, and family-friendly festivities, this bash is overflowing with excitement.

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Before the clock strikes midnight, keep yourself busy by trying the adrenaline-inducing rides, meeting your favorite animals, or just savoring the delicious bites.

Don’t forget to fill your cameras with social media-worthy pictures taken at numerous photo opportunities around the park. The beloved theme park you love has been replaced by an enchanting party area complete with colorful lights and decorations.


Start Date:

December 31, 2023 @ 9:00 pm CST

End Date:

January 1, 2024 @ 12:00 am CST




SeaWorld Orlando

7007 Sea World Dr
Orlando, FL 32821 United States


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Written by Anne Joyce Raymundo

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