Meet Santa in his cottage. You will have the opportunity to take a special photo with Santa and your family. Also enjoy visits from Santa’s special elves. Santa’s cottage is located in Christmas Village.
SeaWorld’s Christmas Tree of Lights
Enjoy nightly lighting of Southern California’s largest Christmas tree. SeaWorld's breathtaking 320-foot Christmas Tree of Lights has been a San Diego tradition since 1969.
Breakfast with Shamu and Santa
Breakfast with Shamu and Santa is a seasonal event happening during the weeks leading up to Christmas. Advance reservations are recommended as some seatings do sell out quickly. Find out more here.
One of the highlights of our Christmas Celebration is having two of Santa’s reindeer vacationing in the park for the holidays. Located adjacent to Animal Connections and the Reindeer Games.
The Christmas Village
Santa's cottage is located here, along with culinary delights and Christmas merchandise. Santa's elves can be found outside the cottage as well as caroling groups and other Christmas performances on the nearby village stage.
The Happiest Christmas Tree
Located in the Christmas Village, the Happiest Christmas Tree dances the night away to everyone's favorite Christmas tunes. Shows run every 10 minutes starting at 5 p.m.
Seasons Greetings from Shamu and Crew
Shamu and Crew are on hand to help you create new pictues for your Christmas card with fun, life-sized backgrounds. While you're there enjoy some delicious treats and Starbucks coffee from our market.