Today we’re launching a mobile-friendly version of the SeaWorld, Busch Gardens, Sesame Place and Conservation blog sites on Android, iPhone and BlackBerry devices! Now it’s even easier to stay connected with the latest park happenings from the palm of your hand.
On Tuesday, October 25, SeaWorld and Busch Gardens animal ambassador Chuck Cureau - along with creepy creatures including a Great Horned owl, tarantulas, scorpions, cockroaches and a 13-foot Burmese python - will visit LIVE! with Regis + Kelly, as part of Regis Philbin’s Farewell Celebration Season.
Yesterday morning Julie Scardina joined the TODAY Show's Kathie Lee and Hoda for a segment about animal defenses. We hope you tuned in or followed along on our social channels. If you missed it, the video is embedded below along with our favorite photos from the segment. Let us know what you think!
I’ve written about former campers and where they are now, whether it is up at Shamu stadium as a trainer or working with sea lions or in the Florida Keys on a lobster boat, but this story may be the best yet. A few weeks ago, one of SeaWorld San Antonio’s first campers brought her own family back to camp. Julie was a part of our first day camp group in 1992 and part of the first resident camp in 1994.
Check out the Orlando Sentinel’s feature on SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment. The article highlights the company’s future that will see continued growth within the core family theme park business and an expansion geographically and into different types of entertainment enterprises.
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment is opening 10 new attractions this summer across our 10 parks, the largest single-year capital investment in the company’s history. Check out today’s CNBC interview with company president and C.E.O. Jim Atchison as he discusses the parks’ strong year-to-date performance and summer forecast, live from our latest addition: Cheetah Hunt in Busch Gardens Tampa.
Cleaning coast lines, restoring oyster reefs, teaching green tips at environmental events, and hosting interactive educational experiences at the parks are just a few ways SeaWorld and Busch Gardens parks across the U.S. are getting involved this Earth Day.
The United States Travel Association’s (USTA) Discover America Daily Getaways promotion is back by popular demand for a second year. The promotion runs April 11 through May 13, 2011 allowing travelers to save up to 60 percent on airfare, hotels, car rentals, theme park admission and city attraction passes. You can access these deals through a website especially created for this promotion, DailyGetaways.com.
Two of SeaWorld’s “Happy Tails” partner shelters are competing nationally in the ASPCA’s “100K Challenge” and need your vote.
Your vote will help them secure the “Top 50 Shelter” spot needed to be a national finalist. Imagine the good they could do for homeless pets in our communities with this prestigious grant.