SeaWorld Orlando to host Elmo’s birthday celebration

Event held inside park’s Sesame Street Land

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ORLANDO, Fla – SeaWorld Orlando will soon celebrate the birthday of the popular Sesame Street character, Elmo, beginning this weekend.

The birthday celebration kicks off Saturday and will feature physically distant meet-and-greets with Elmo and his friends, a family-friendly DJ, scavenger hunts and a number of fun photo opportunities. The party will happen on select dates through Feb. 3.

According to SeaWorld Orlando’s website, the birthday celebration will begin at 11 a.m. most days inside the park’s Sesame Street Land.

Guests can start their day early and have a fun-filled breakfast with Elmo and friends. Click here to make a reservation.

The birthday celebration is included with park admission but does require a reservation ahead of arrival.

SeaWorld Orlando has put a number of health and safety protocols in place including temperature screenings, face-covering requirements,and physical distancing reminders.

SeaWorld Orlando’s Seven Seas Food Festival is scheduled to begin on Feb. 5.

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Landon joined News 6 in 2017. He grew up in Southern Illinois and graduated from Southern Illinois University with a bachelors degree in TV and digital media. When he is not at work you can catch him at one of Orlando's theme parks or the beach. Before working at News 6 he worked for stations in Miami and Fort Myers.