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SeaWorld Orlando unveils custom raft for Infinity Falls

SeaWorld Orlando unveils custom raft for Infinity Falls

At the Intamin booth during IAAPA Attractions Expo 2017, SeaWorld Orlando revealed the first of 15 custom rafts for its new Infinity Falls river rapids attraction opening summer 2018. By Intamin, the eight-passenger raft features custom theming and décor resembling supplies found on real white-water rafting expeditions. The circular raft design puts riders face-to-face and […]

Posted in: 2017
Downsizing at SeaWorld

Downsizing at SeaWorld

SeaWorld Entertainment recently implemented the latest phase of its previously announced company-wide cost initiative. Approximately 350 positions across the company were impacted by these changes, primarily at the company’s corporate office and the SeaWorld parks in Orlando and San Diego, including open positions that will not be filled. This ongoing work to improve efficiency is […]

Posted in: 2017
Sea Jellies Illuminated coming to Sea World

Sea Jellies Illuminated coming to Sea World

Sea World has partnered with Griffith University to bring the beauty and wonder of sea jellies to life with the announcement of the Sea Jellies Illuminated exhibit opening in April 2018. Sea Jellies Illuminated will feature an array of sea jelly displays and educational elements to take Sea World guests on an illuminating journey as […]

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SeaWorld adds virtual reality experience to the Kraken

SeaWorld adds virtual reality experience to the Kraken

Kraken, SeaWorld Orlando’s original roller coaster, now offers an adventure for thrill-seeking guests unlike any other. Dubbed Kraken Unleashed, the B&M floorless coaster has become a first-of-its-kind virtual reality coaster in the United States, with fully integrated headsets. The completely immersive experience takes riders on an exploratory journey under the sea. “After providing thousands of […]

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SeaWorld and Sesame Workshop expand partnership

SeaWorld and Sesame Workshop expand partnership

SeaWorld Entertainment and Sesame Workshop have extended their 37-year partnership to include the development of an additional Sesame Place theme park in the United States. The current Sesame Place theme park, located in Langhorne, Pennsylvania, between Philadelphia and New York City, is the nation’s only theme park based entirely on the program Sesame Street. The […]

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