The moment you arrive at SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration you’ll feel a wave of holiday spirit splash over you. Christmas fills the air and the Skytower sparkles after dark.
All-New - SnowHill
It’s snowy fun for the little ones at this all-new themed area with real snow and sled lanes geared for smaller children (open now-Jan. 2). SnowHill is located by Cirque De La Mer Stadium and will typically open one hour after park opening. Height range requirement for sledding is 37"-61".
New this Christmas - Meet Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer & Friends
Bring your family to share in Rudolph's holiday joy and classic traditions including the 40' Happiest Dancing Christmas Tree ar Rudolph's Christmastown, located near Wild Arctic.
Santa's Christmas Village, Sponsored by Coca-ColaTM
Santa's Christmas Village features ongoing entertainment and NEW delicious treats. On the Christmas Village stage enjoy Mrs. Claus' Story Time, Elves Dance Party and sing-a-long. Meet Santa in his cottage and get your photo taken with him and your family. When planning your visit to see Santa, please stop by the pager kiosk to check current wait times and availability. Wait times may vary to see Santa, please plan you day accordingly or reserve your visit by clicking here.
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 in the Christmas Village.