| Feb 9, 2012
Seaworld & Discovery Cove have a few new attractions and are stopping by to tell us about them. Plus they have 3 animal ambassadors on-hand: Bald Eagle, Tropical Spoonbill, Marmoset. We'll find out what these creatures eat an where they can be spotted...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 12:18 PM
SeaWorld Orlando has quietly made a change in its pricing for rides in its iconic Sky Tower. All theme-park guests now can go up and look around for free.
Sky Tower has had various pricing -- in addition to theme-park admission -- over the years. The...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 6:47 AM
Established in 1953, this deep-water port on the Atlantic coast of Central Florida, less than an hour's drive from Orlando (about 54 miles from Orlando International Airport), offers a variety of cruises to the Bahamas and the Caribbean including three-,...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 8:18 AM
SeaWorld Orlando has a new resident: A dolphin calf was born there Tuesday morning.
The calf weighs 35 pounds, and it's 40 inches long. It has been seen nursing and bonding with its mom Ariel, which is a good sign of health, SeaWorld officials say. The...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 5:39 AM
While underwater, don't hold your breath.
That sounds counterintuitive to me, but it was an important lesson to learn before experiencing SeaVenture, a below-the-surface experience with the fishes at Discovery Cove.
The dive debuted this summer with the...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 1:08 PM
Discovery Cove, the tropical resort near SeaWorld Orlando that features dolphin interaction, has introduced a Florida-resident discount that runs through the end of 2011.
Floridians can pay $199 for "Dolphin Swim Day Resort" admission. The offer includes...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Part of the biggest expansion in SeaWorld Orlando's history is designed to make theme-park guests feel as if they're not in Florida anymore. Instead, they will head south via an immersive "land" known as Antarctica — Empire of the Penguin, set to...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:34 AM
Here are additional details in the wake of the SeaWorld Orlando expansion news this week. Above is a video of myself and business reporter Jason Garcia chatting about what it all means -- and resisting the urge to refer to the new land as the Wizarding...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 6:30 AM
SeaWorld Orlando has announced a multi-year plan to add a 3-D movie, a swim-with-sea-life attraction and a new themed land in an effort to counter increasing competition in Florida's crowded theme park marketplace.
The largest and most expensive...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 10:34 AM
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment is wholly owned by the Blackstone Group (stock ticker BX), the private-equity company. It operates 10 theme parks and water parks across the country, including three in Orlando: SeaWorld Orlando, Aquatica and Discovery Cove....
| Aug 27, 2012
| 8:30 AM
SeaWorld Orlando is closing today at 4 p.m. due to inclement weather conditions caused by Tropical Storm Isaac. The park was scheduled to stay open until 7 p.m.
Planned operating hours for Tuesday are 9 a.m. to 7 pm.
Aquatica, SeaWorld's water park, did...