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.
Shows & Experiences
Photos with Santa
Guests of all ages can share wishes and dreams with our one-of-a-kind, cowboy hat wearing, Texas Santa Claus, presented by the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo. Experience a heart-warming visit and create holiday memories that you can only have at SeaWorld San Antonio.
Tunnel of Lights
Reflect on the season as our tunnel of lights comes alive with the sounds of a country Christmas.
Elves Christmas Story
Help our acrobatic elf balance the nice list and stack up the cheer. Weather Permitting
Join us every Saturday during Christmas Celebration for this guest favorite! A dash of Santa, a hint of Christmas, and a whole lot of mariachi! The Merry Mariachis fill Beluga Pathway with the sounds of the season. Weather Permitting
A Wondrous Animal Connection
Learn about some of the animals featured in our newest Christmas show O Wondrous Night.
Christmas Market Country Singers
Hear some of your favorite Christmas songs but with a country twist! We have brought in local Texas musicians to wow you as you walk through our Christmas Market area - near Rio Loco.
Sesame Street Shows, Parades & Photos
NEW! Jinglin' Around the Block Party
Jingle your way to Sesame Street Bay of Play to join our Jinglin’ Around the Block Party! Fill your holidays with music, dancing, laughter and plenty of Christmas cheer with your favorite Sesame Street friends!
Photos with Sesame Street Friends
Enjoy photo opportunities with everyone’s favorite Sesame Street friends in their festive holiday attire.
Sesame Street Christmas Parade
The whole family is sure to sing, dance, and be merry with their favorite Sesame Street furry friends, including Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird, Bert, Ernie, and more.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Shows & Photos
Photos with Rudolph and Friends
Meet Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Clarice, Bumble, and their other friends at SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration.
Rudolph's Misfit Brass Band
Listen to the smooth stylings of The Misfit Brass Band, as they swing you into the spirit of Christmas. Weather Permitting
Rudolph's Christmas Tree Light Show
See the swirling lights of our LED Christmas tree paired with the sounds of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and all related elements © & TM under license to Character Arts, LLC. All rights reserved.
Christmas Celebration Shows FAQs
Holiday shops, shows, food, lights and more are offered during Christmas Celebration. With so many fun things to do at SeaWorld San Antonio during this Christmas season, guests may explore the park to get the most of their visit.
See our park hours page to find times for our Christmas Celebration event.
Listen to Merry Mariachis play festive tunes, watch the greatest story never told with O Wondrous Night, and more during your time at Christmas Celebration. With loads of holiday entertainment available, choosing which shows to see will be the hardest decision!