What Time Does SeaWorld Open & Close?

SeaWorld San Diego, Orlando and San Antonio have different opening and closing times. However, they are all open on normal days, weekends and most national holidays. And they both follow the same pattern of operation, which is from morning till night. Keep in mind that SeaWorld hours tend to vary on regular days and some national holidays.

What Time Does SeaWorld Open & Close?

SeaWorld San Diego usually opens at 10 a.m. on the both weekdays and weekends. Closing hours vary by days; it closes at 5 p.m. on weekdays and 6 p.m. on weekends. SeaWorld Orlando hours are from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. While Saturday and Sunday hours are between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Lastly, San Antonio theme park opens at 10 a.m. and closes at 6 p.m. Please note that these hours may vary on some national holidays and special events.

Is SeaWorld Open on Saturday and Sunday?

SeaWorld San Diego is open on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. While Orlando Park opens from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. San Antonio Park operating times are from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. Please do not forget that weekend hours also vary. There are some weekends in which these parks will close at 5 p.m. and some days at 8 p.m.

SeaWorld Hours

DaysSan Diego ParkOrlando ParkSan Antonio Park
Monday10 AM – 5 PM10 AM – 6 PM10 AM – 6 PM
Tuesday10 AM – 5 PM10 AM – 6 PM10 AM – 6 PM
Wednesday10 AM – 5 PM10 AM – 6 PM10 AM – 6 PM
Thursday10 AM – 5 PM10 AM – 6 PM10 AM – 6 PM
Friday10 AM – 5 PM10 AM – 6 PM10 AM – 6 PM
Saturday10 AM – 6 PM9 AM – 7 PM11 AM – 10 PM
Sunday10 AM – 6 PM9 AM – 7 PM11 AM – 6 PM

SeaWorld Holiday Hours

SeaWorld will be closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and Easter Sunday. San Diego, Orlando and San Antonio theme parks will open on the rest of the holidays listed in the table presented below. Please note that these schedules may slightly vary by holidays.

New Year’s DayWednesdayJan 1Regular Hours
Martin Luther King DayMondayJan 18Regular Hours
Presidents’ DayMondayFeb 15Regular Hours
Good FridayFridayApril 2Regular Hours
EasterSundayApril 4Closed
Memorial DayMondayMay 31Regular Hours
Independence DaySundayJul 4Regular Hours
Labor DaySaturdayMay 1Regular Hours
Columbus DayMondayOct 11Regular Hours
Veterans DayThursdayNov 11Regular Hours
Day Before ThanksgivingWednesdayNov 24Regular Hours
ThanksgivingThursdayNov 25Closed
Black FridayFridayNov 26Regular Hours
Christmas EveFridayDec 24Regular Hours
Christmas DaySaturdayDec 25Closed
Day After ChristmasSundayDec 26Regular Hours
New Year’s EveFridayDec 31Regular Hours