Kick off the year at SeaWorld Orlando with Wild Days and connect even deeper to the wild and wonderful world we all share. Taking place weekends Jan. 24 through Feb. 8. Wild Days features interactive shows, up-close animal experiences, and the opportunity to meet leaders in the world of animal conservation.
About Wild Days
Jan. 24-25: Penguin Lovers’ Weekend
SeaWorld’s Animal Ambassador Julie Scardina returns to host a cool weekend in every sense of the word. Penguin lovers can unite for a refreshingly fun learning experience centered on these feathered friends. Guests will have the chance to meet many amazing animals and hear their compelling stories. Julie will share her story about her lifelong love of animals and the parks’ commitment to wildlife conservation. From 3:30 – 5:30 p.m., guests can continue the celebration at Antarctica: Empire of The Penguin Block Party, featuring a DJ, character appearances and up-close encounters with penguins.
Jan. 31 – Feb. 1: Generation Nature LIVE with Bindi Irwin
Bindi Irwin will make an appearance to host Generation Nature LIVE, leading a high-energy, fun-filled show for families to enjoy, designed to inspire kids to become “Game Changers for Nature.” Families can play interactive games to uncover their “Nature IQ,” enjoy special appearances by some of SeaWorld’s favorite animal ambassadors, and learn how to make a difference for wildlife.
Exclusive Weekend Packages (Saturday, Jan. 31 Only):
- SeaWorld Orlando Wild Days Picnic features a delicious all-you-care-to-eat barbecue buffet, music, fun and entertainment, such as character appearances and animal interactions. Lunch begins at 12 p.m. $29.00.
- During the Bindi Irwin VIP Experience, enjoy a private dining area at the Wild Days Picnic, plus get the chance to meet Bindi Irwin. This includes a complimentary family photo and reserved seating at the 3 p.m. show.
Feb. 7 – 8: Jack Hanna Weekend
Join world-renowned animal expert Jack Hanna – also referred to as Jungle Jack – to meet some amazing animals and hear their compelling stories. Jack will also share stories about his travels and personal experiences.
Exclusive Weekend Packages:
- Wake up to a delicious Breakfast with Jack Hanna (available Saturday and Sunday) at Dine with Shamu®. Package includes breakfast at Dine With Shamu, meet-and-greet with Jack Hanna, a complimentary family photo and special reserved seats during the 11 a.m. show. $49.00.
- Enjoy a savory Dinner with Jack Hanna (only available Saturday) at Dine with Shamu®. Package includes dinner at Dine With Shamu, meet-and-greet with Jack Hanna, a complimentary family photo and special reserved seats during the 3 p.m. show. $59.00.
Wild Days takes place every Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 through Feb. 8, and is included with park admission, Annual Pass or Fun Card. All shows take place at Nautilus Theater at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.*
Mom Maven’s Thoughts
It has been over a year since we have been to SeaWorld and I’d especially love to do the meet and greet with Bindi Irwin. I have had the opportunity to meet both Jack Hanna and Julie Scardina at other events so Bindi is the one who most excites me.
Which weekend would you like to attend?