Wide show of Mako at SeaWorld Orlando

Awards & Accolades

Guests are immersed in wonder at SeaWorld Orlando, where the aquatic world comes alive like no place else. Whether you’re riding Ice Breaker, the #1 New attraction, or feeling the predator power of Mako, Orlando’s tallest and fastest coaster, there are thrills and entertainment for the whole family. Witness the power and grace of killer whales in the awe-inspiring Orca Encounter, experience one-of-a-kind attractions, and up-close animal interactions that only SeaWorld can create. All these reasons and more are why SeaWorld Orlando has been recognized as the #1 theme park and more by our guests and industry experts alike.

#1 Best Theme Park

SeaWorld Orlando voted Number 1 for Best Theme Park two years in a row (2021 - 2022) - USA Today 10Best Reader's Choice awards.

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Lighthouse entrance at SeaWorld Orlando

#1 New Attraction

Ice Breaker has been voted Number 1 for Best New Theme Park Attraction during the 2022 USA Today 10Best Reader's Choice awards.

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Ice Breaker roller coaster at SeaWorld Orlando

#1 Best Theme Park Halloween Event in Florida

SeaWorld's Howl-O-Scream has been voted #1 Best Theme Park Halloween Event in Florida by USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice Awards, 2022.

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Best Live Edutainment Performance Act

SeaWorld Orlando has won an IAAPA Brass Ring Award for Orca Encounter being the Best Live Edutainment Performance Act.

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Most Creative Sports/Stunt Show

SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration has won an IAAPA Brass Ring Award for Winter Wonderland on Ice as the Most Creative Sports/Stunt Show.

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Wonderland On Ice Skating Show at SeaWorld Orlando

The #1 Best

Our standard of care and our mission are just two of the reasons we're at the top of Amusement Today's list.

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