SeaWorld's Antarctica Officially Opens May 24, 2013

It is finally official! SeaWorld Orlando's newest attraction, the much-awaited "Antarctica - Empire of the Penguin" area, will open on May 24, 2013! Here you are the announcement, together with a couple of photos of the current status of the work (the area does look absolutely magnificent). Take a look and enjoy:

SeaWorld Orlando’s Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin to open May 24

ORLANDO, Fla. – Construction is on-schedule at SeaWorld Orlando’s new attraction, Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin, and the park has announced May 24 as its grand opening date.

Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin – sure to be Orlando’s must-see new attraction - will transport families into a rarely seen, icy world. They’ll feel the majestic grandeur of the South Pole and see it through the penguins’ eyes on an exhilarating, first-of-its-kind family ride. They’ll explore a massive penguin colony in an expanse that envelops them in cool extremes, both above and below the penguins’ icy world. It’s a must-see, one-of-a-kind theme park experience only at SeaWorld in Orlando.

Fans wanting to explore even more of SeaWorld’s thrilling, chilling new adventure of a lifetime should download the free Antarctica app, available now for iPhones, iPads and Android devices. The app can be downloaded at

The app is full of incredible create-and-share videos and photos, where fans can swim, march and dance with penguins. They can place their face onto an Antarctic explorer. And the best part? All of videos and photos can easily be shared with family and friends through social media channels -- Facebook, Twitter and You Tube – and can be emailed, too.

The app is also the place to get the cold, hard facts about penguins and Antarctica, watch incredible behind-the-scenes teaser videos about the “making of” SeaWorld Orlando’s newest attraction, Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin.  Fans can even enter the Family Voyage Sweepstakes to win a trip to Orlando!

We definitely look forward to the soft-opening of this great area! We'll keep you informed when that happens.

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1 comment:

  1. Any news yet on a soft opening? I will be at the park on May 17 2013 and am hoping????


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