SeaWorld to host a six-week Mardi Gras celebration with New Orleans food, Sesame Street parade

Event is from Jan. 14 - Feb. 26

SeaWorld to host a six-week Mardi Gras celebration (SeaWorld)

SAN ANTONIO – SeaWorld is kicking off its celebratory Mardi Gras event this month.

The six-week New Orleans-style affair will begin the weekend of Jan.14 and go through Feb. 26 at 10500 SeaWorld Drive.

Guests can expect jugglers, acrobats, live music, food, and beverages at the carnival-style event.

Food choices include pork jambalaya, crispy fried shrimp PO-boys with remoulade sauce, andouille skewers with rice, and beignets, a release stated.

SeaWorld to host a six-week Mardi Gras celebration (SeaWorld)

Beverages include the Hurricane, a tasty frozen Daiquiri, and the signature Carnival Cocktail crafted from vodka, blue curacao, peach schnapps, and melon liquor.

All drinks will be served in a SeaWorld Mardi Gras hurricane-style souvenir cup.

The Sesame Street Mardis Gras Parade will feature Sesame Street characters dressed up and dancing to music on festively decorated floats.

More information can be found online.


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