Jun 23

Summer of Mako Top 10 Insider Tips at SeaWorld Orlando



Ok, summer is here and it is time to conquer Summer of Mako at SeaWorld Orlando. Here is a list of some of the top new things and a few summer favorites you won’t want to miss.


1. Experience Orlando’s Tallest, Fastest and Longest Coaster – Mako

A powerful new predator is now open at SeaWorld Orlando, challenging even the most confident thrill-seekers to experience its remarkable speed and stature. This 200-foot-tall hypercoaster is the tallest, fastest and longest roller coaster among Orlando’s popular theme parks.


2. Go on a Feeding Frenzy!

Feed a stingray, shark or a sea lion at one of our three exhibits that offers an up-close look at these amazing animals. Or, if you are up for it, visit all three for only $10. To purchase in advance online, click here.


3. “Light up the Night” with Shamu!

Shamu’s Celebration: Light Up The Night is back! Experience this returning fan-favorite, featuring original music, amazing production elements and SeaWorld’s majestic killer whales.


4. Touch a shark!

The Relaxation Station located near Wild Artic is now home to a brand-new educational experience where guests will have the chance to learn about and interact with brownbanded bamboo sharks, whitespotted bamboo sharks and epaulette sharks.


5. Take a bite out of a shark… cookie

You will be happy that you did! The honey vanilla mako shark cookie is available throughout the day at Cypress Bakery.


6. Join the Frenzy

Find some of the tallest, fastest and longest things at SeaWorld Orlando. Pick up a Summer of Mako Park Guide to find them on the map! They might not be what you are expecting.


7. Hear from a SeaWorld Animal Expert

Pick up a Park Map for scheduled times throughout the day. Topics range from manatee rehabilitation to stories of rescue and survival.

8. Save Money, Stay Hydrated- Buy a Mako Drink All Day Souvenir Cup

Buy a Mako Drink All Day Souvenir Cup and receive free refills all-day long on the day of purchase.


9. Make a difference and take the Mako Challenge!

Guests up for the Mako Challenge can make a difference by participating in a park wide text message-based scavenger hunt. Those who complete the Mako Challenge will have $1 donated to the SeaWorld Busch Gardens Conservation Fund on their behalf, benefiting a variety of conservation projects all over the world.


10. Pick-up a Summer of Mako Park Guide!

You can’t miss them as you walk in and you won’t want to! The Summer of Mako Park Guide includes a special map that points out all of the latest happenings for Summer of Mako, including some incredible offers available throughout the park.