SeaWorld Christmas Celebration

SeaWorld San Antonio is decking out the halls for the BIGGEST Christmas celebration in Texas, an extraordinary holiday event. This wintry wonderland features Christmas shows, festive foods, Santa Claus, the largest Christmas light display in Texas and so much more!

You’ll be greeted with millions of twinkling lights blanketing the park, then meet Santa and friends as you sip hot chocolate with your holiday favorites filling the air. 'Tis the season to create family memories, only found at SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration.


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O Wondrous Night

O Wondrous Night tells the greatest story never told – the story of the Nativity as seen through the eyes of the animals who experienced it. This magical Christmas experience features a variety of amazing puppetry, more than 30 carols and dance set against the backdrop of traditional Christmas music. This glorious live-stage show celebration will charm, entertain and delight people from all walks of life. Everyone will be entertained by and the true glory of Christmas.

Singing, special effects, amazing animals and holiday spirit combine to make O Wondrous Night yet another reason to make SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration, the largest in all of Texas, an annual part of your family’s holiday tradition for years to come.

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Christmas Celebration at SeaWorld San Antonio FAQs

What is the biggest Christmas celebration in Texas?

SeaWorld San Antonio's Christmas Celebration is the biggest in Texas, featuring Christmas shows, festive foods, Santa Claus, the largest Christmas light display in Texas. Don't miss out on this extraordinary holiday event!

What shows happen during Christmas Celebration?

Watch O Wondrous Night, take Photos with Santa, walk through the Tunnel of Lights, listen to Rudolph's Misfit Brass Band and so much more at our many Christmas shows and attractions in San Antonio.

What time does Christmas Celebration start at SeaWorld San Antonio?

Christmas Celebration starts at 1 p.m. on select days during the holiday season. See our park hours for specific event times.

Where can I find Christmas lights in San Antonio?

We feature millions of holiday lights all over our San Antonio theme park. For the biggest Christmas light display in Texas, visit us during select nights this holiday season.

What dining options are there at SeaWorld San Antonio's Christmas Celebration?

With dozens of festive holiday dining options throughout the theme park, including Dinner with Santa and Mrs. Claus, you'll have a wide variety of holiday meals, treats, and sweets to choose from.

Is there a Christmas market at SeaWorld San Antonio?

Our Holly Jolly Marketplace and Christmas Market feature Texas-themed decorations and glowing gifts galore for everyone you love. Be sure to stop by our many shops for the best gifts!