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Dive into SeaWorld San Diego's 2024 Summer Spectacular

June 4, 2024 By CityPASS

If you're looking for an exciting and family-friendly way to spend your summer, look no further than SeaWorld San Diego's 2024 Summer Spectacular. Running until September 2, this event promises a season packed with new shows, thrilling entertainment, delicious food, and interactive animal encounters, all in celebration of SeaWorld's 60th Anniversary. Read on to learn more.

SeaWorld Pirate Show.
Pirates Ahoy! The Battle for Mermaid Cove - ©SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Inc.

New Shows and Entertainment

SeaWorld has pulled out all the stops with an impressive lineup of new shows and entertainment options. Here are some highlights you won't want to miss:

  • "So Much More to Sea" Parade - This all-new interactive parade features Shamu and his crew, bringing a vibrant and engaging celebration to life. Perfect for guests of all ages, the parade is a fun way to immerse yourself in the festive spirit of SeaWorld's 60th anniversary.
  • Enchanted Wonders Fireworks - As the sun sets, the skies above SeaWorld come alive with a dazzling fireworks display. Featuring music from beloved shows like Blue Horizons and Shamu Rocks, this is a perfect way to end your day at the park.
  • Shamu and Crew: Together Again - Located at Mission Bay Theater, this live performance show brings Shamu and his friends back together for a nostalgic and entertaining celebration of SeaWorld's milestone anniversary.
  • BMX Blast! Powered by BODYARMOR - Experience high-energy stunts and pop-punk hits of the late nineties at the Nautilus Amphitheater. Watch world-class stunt riders perform thrilling tricks that will leave you on the edge of your seat.
  • Flippers, Facts and Fun: The Sea Lion Experience - Starting June 7, this new sea lion presentation is both educational and entertaining, offering guests a chance to learn fun facts about these playful marine animals.
  • Pirates Ahoy! The Battle for Mermaid Cove - Get ready for a swashbuckling adventure with this water stunt show featuring daring pirates and mesmerizing mermaids. The action-packed performance takes place daily at Bayside Amphitheater.

2024 Summer Concert Series

Every Saturday from July 13 to August 24, SeaWorld's Summer Concert Series brings an impressive lineup of chart-topping performers. Here are a couple of highlights:

  • July 13: Jesse McCartney - Known for hits like "Beautiful Soul" and "Leavin," Jesse McCartney's concert is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.
  • July 20: Ginuwine - R&B sensation Ginuwine will serenade the audience with his soulful hits, including the ever-popular "Pony."

Concerts are included with park admission, and you can opt for reserved seating to ensure you have a great view.

BMX Blast.
BMX Blast! Powered by BODYARMOR - ©SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Inc.

Culinary Delights

SeaWorld's Summer Spectacular also features an array of mouthwatering food and drink options to satisfy every craving. New additions to the menu include:

  • Beef Short Rib Bao Buns
  • Pork Tonkotsu Ramen
  • Wonton Nachos
  • Chicken Stir Fry Noodles

Don't forget to try the returning fan-favorites like fish tacos, shrimp ceviche, and pollo asado nachos. For dessert, cool off with a refreshing treat from Rita's Italian Ice or Dreyer's Ice Cream Parlor.

New Exhibit: Jewels of the Sea

One of the most exciting additions coming in 2024 is the "Jewels of the Sea: The Jellyfish Experience" exhibit. This immersive and interactive aquarium features three unique galleries showcasing the beauty and diversity of jellyfish. It's a mesmerizing experience that combines education with stunning visuals, making it a must-see attraction.

Dive into Summer Savings

So, if you're looking for a summer filled with fun, adventure, and unforgettable experiences, make sure to visit SeaWorld San Diego's Summer Spectacular. With so much to see and do, it's the perfect destination for families, friends, and anyone looking to celebrate the season in style.

You can get discounted admission to SeaWorld San Diego with both San Diego CityPASS® and Southern California CityPASS® tickets.

Header Image ©SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Inc.

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