Musical Artists Announced for Second Weekend of SeaWorld’s “Celebrating America” Summer Concert Series

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 19, 2015)  This Saturday kicks off the all-new “Celebrate America” Concert Series at SeaWorld Orlando, with new artists announced each week.  Every Saturday and Sunday during the summer, guests enjoy performances from a variety of artists and genres and daily happy hours, plus, pass holders can enjoy a complimentary sample of a tasty brew. Concerts take place in the air-conditioned Nautilus Theater at 5:00 and 7:30 PM, and are included with park admission.

  • June 20-21 – Trick Pony: This contemporary country duo brings a unique style and blend of harmonies to country music, creating Trick Pony’s signature sound. Their albums produced eight charted singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, including four Top 20 hits: “Pour Me,” “On a Night Like This,” “Just Do What I Do,” and “On A Mission.”
  • NEW!  June 27 – Crystal Gayle is a legendary, multiple-award-winning American country music singer with more than 20 number one country hits. She was the first female artist in country music history to achieve platinum album sales and  has been awarded numerous times by the Grammy’s, the Country Music Association, the Academy of Country Music, the American Music Awards, and the American Music Operators Association.  In 2009 Crystal was honored to receive her own star on the fabled Hollywood Walk of Fame. She is best known for her most popular song, the Grammy-winning “Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue.”
  • NEW! June 28 – Phil Vassar is an award-winning country music artist who has released eight albums, won two ASCAP Songwriter of the Year trophies, and been named Billboard Country Songwriter of the Year.  As a singer/songwriter, Phil has hit the Top 5 seven times with songs like “Carlene,” “Last Day of My Life” and “American Child” and topped the charts with “In A Real Love” and the perennial favorite “Just Another Day in Paradise.” Known as one of Nashville’s top tunesmiths, his songs other artists have taken to number one include “My Next Thirty Years” by Tim McGraw, “She’s Right On The Money” by Alan Jackson, and Jo Dee Messina’s “Bye, Bye” and “I’m Alright.”

 

Reserved Seating Package

Guests can take advantage of SeaWorld’s Reserved Concert Seating Package for all artists throughout the summer series. Starting at $29, the package includes one reserved seat to the concert plus a meal voucher valid at most in park restaurant locations. Package inventory is limited. Reserved seating packages can be booked in advance online or at the park on the day of the concert.

Other special activities for nighttime guests this summer include:

Clyde & Seamore’s Sea Lion High – Turn up the laughs with nighttime showings of this all-new sea lion comedy adventure.  Full of fun and big personalities of sea lions, walruses and otters, the show takes place in an aquatic-themed high school where laughter and education go hand in hand (er, flipper).

Shamu’s Celebration: Light Up The Night Experience this returning fan-favorite, a high-energy show featuring original music, amazing production elements and see SeaWorld’s majestic killer whales.  Shamu Stadium will transform with stylistic lighting and colorful backdrops to create a social and celebratory atmosphere ending with a fireworks finale spectacle.

Late-Night ThrillsSeaWorld’s thrill rides are a whole different experience when the sun goes down. Guests can experience Kraken, a thrilling roller coaster, and Manta, a facedown, headfirst roller coaster where riders can skim, glide and fly like a manta ray, and many more.

AQUATICA, SeaWorld’s Waterpark®

Beginning July 3, Aquatica heats things up with Island Nights presented by Coca-Cola® – an all-new beach party taking place every Friday and Saturday through August 8 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Guests can enjoy live DJs, dancing on the beach and an evening menu sizzlin’ with flavor at Waterstone Grill. All included with park admission to Aquatica.

The best way to experience Summer Nights and Island Nights is with an Annual Pass offering unlimited general admission and free parking to the parks all year long. Florida residents can purchase an annual pass with EZPay, a convenient payment option starting at $16 per month for both parks. Pass holders can enjoy a variety of other perks, including discounts on food and beverage and savings on admission to Discovery Cove.

For more information, park hours and to purchase tickets, visit SeaWorldOrlando.com.