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Celebrate Lunar New Year at SeaWorld San Diego
February 3, 2016
Author: Kimberly Fidler

Last weekend the Lunar New Year Celebration kicked off at SeaWorld San Diego with exciting new ways to experience the park. Celebrate the Year of the Monkey for a limited time with incredible entertainment, food items, and more, all in the name of good fortune and prosperity. Here is a snap shot of what awaits your family at SeaWorld San Diego's Lunar New Year:


  • Taiko drummers
  • Chinese Acrobats in Hebei
  • Lion dancers
  • Fan dancers
  • Asian-inspired cuisine
  • Photo opportunities with Chinese decorations
  • Red envelope surprises for random lucky guests


All of this is in addition to the immersive exhibits, inspiring shows, animal encounters, thrilling rides, and so much more for all ages. Explorer's Reef, Manta, Shipwreck Rapids, Turtle Reef, Dolphin Point, Shamu under water viewing, Penguin Encounter, and the Sesame Street Bay of Play are just a sample of all of the fun SeaWorld San Diego has to offer.


The celebration won't be around long! Be sure to book your SeaWorld San Diego vacation over one of these weekends:

February 6 - 8
February 12 - 15
February 20 - 21

If you can't make it during the official Lunar New Year Celebration, make a resolution to visit SeaWorld San Diego during the Year of the Monkey! There is always something going on. Here's an overview of what 2016 has in store at SeaWorld San Diego:

March 5 - 27: SeaWorld Wild Days (Weekends)
April 2 - May 1: SeaWorld's Magic Weekends
May 7 - June 12: SeaWorld Seven Seas Food Festival (Select Dates)
June 25 - August 14: SeaWorld's Summer Vibes (Select Dates)
September 3 - 18: Fiestas Patrias (Select Dates)
September 24 - October 30: SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular (Select Dates)
November 18 - January 1: SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration (Daily)


Be sure to follow along on our blog for regular updates at these events and all that's going on at SeaWorld San Diego. We'd love to help you book your San Diego vacation. When you book with Get Away Today, you get our very best hotel deals, and 7-days for the price of one at SeaWorld San Diego.

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