Frequently Asked Questions
We know you’re ready to set sail on a culinary voyage. Find the answers to some commonly asked questions about our brand-new Seven Seas Food Festival here!
Is the Seven Seas Food Festival included with admission to SeaWorld Orlando?
Yes. The Seven Seas Food Festival is included with any Fun Card, Annual Pass or daily admission to the park. Individual tastings are available for purchase separately or through a sampling package available for purchase online or at the park.
What time do the Seven Seas Food Festival market locations open and close?
Festival begins at 11 a.m. and will be in full swing by 12 p.m. Locations will begin to close approximately one hour prior to park close.
Will menu items at the Seven Seas Food Festival be offered on non-event days?
The full menu of items exclusive to the Seven Seas Food Festival are available on Saturdays, Feb 11 – May 13, 2017. A limited menu of festival items will be offered Sundays through Thursdays March 17 - April 16, 2017.
How large are the food samples?
Food samples at the Seven Seas Food Festival are appetizer-sized.
Can the All-Day Dining Deal be used?
If you have already purchased All-Day Dining, stop by the Dining Kiosk in the front of the park to learn about a special offer.
Are there any discounts available for Pass Members or Fun Card Holders?
Active SeaWorld Orlando Pass Members receive a 10% discount at all locations offering sample-sized food, wine and beer tastings. Discounts are not available for Fun Card holders.
Are concerts included in the Seven Seas Food Festival?
Yes. All concerts and event offerings are included with park admission.
What time do concerts start?
Headline concert times listed below are subject to change. Visit the concerts page for the full lineup and performance times.
- February 11 at 4:00 p.m.
- February 18 at 4:00 p.m.
- February 25 at 4:00 p.m.
- March 4 at 4:00 p.m.
- March 11 at 4:00 p.m.
- March 18 at 4:00 p.m.
- March 25 at 5:00 p.m.
- April 1 at 4:00 p.m.
- April 8 at 4:00 p.m.
- April 15 at 4:00 p.m.
- April 22 at 3:00 p.m.
- April 29 at 3:00 p.m.
- May 6 at 3:00 p.m.
- May 13 at 3:00 p.m.
Where are the locations of all of the festival activities?
The Seven Seas Food Festival markets are located throughout the park with concerts taking place at Bayside Stadium.
Is a proof of identification mandatory in order to participate in the Seven Seas Food Festival?
Valid proof of identification is required for the purchase of alcoholic beverages.
How long are the concerts?
Headlining concerts are approximately lengths vary, but average 60-90 minutes.
Are there seats for the concert or is there standing room only for the concert?
Seating at Bayside Stadium is available on a first-come, first-served basis. There is also sitting and standing room on the grassy berm located on the side of the venue. The festival can also be heard along the entire Bayside Pathway. Reserved seating options may be available online or at the park on the day of the event. Concerts will also be streamed live on screens throughout the Event Pathway and Hilltop Patio.
Can I take pictures of the concert?
Yes, personal photography is encouraged during the concert. Make sure to use #SevenSeas when posting on social channels!
Can I bring food and beverages into Bayside Stadium?
Food and beverages are permitted in the concert area.
Are Viva La Musica and Bands, Brew & BBQ going away?
Your favorites from Bands Brew & BBQ and Viva La Musica can still be found during Seven Seas Food Festival along with 11 new global markets. And as if the food isn’t enough to entice a visit, we’ll have 55 local and international craft brews featured exclusively during the Festival as well.
When can I purchase Reserved Front Row Seating or Reserved Concert Seating?
Annual Pass Members receive access to front row seat availability during an exclusive presale (January 19-25) to all concerts before the general public (10am, January 26). The best way to ensure access to purchase front row and reserved seat availability is with an Annual Pass, which may be purchased online, over the phone or at the park.