Woo Hoo, Saturdays in April through May just got even are hotter! SeaWorld Orlando Viva la Música festival is back., April 13 through May 4, head over to SeaWorld to celebrate Latin culture through food, fun, sights and sounds. The festival features live concerts by internationally renowned Latin musical artists, all included with park admission. Enjoy savory Latin cuisine prepared by SeaWorld Orlando’s Executive Chef, Héctor Colón, 20 plus years of experience of Caribbean and Latin dishes. Chef Héctor Colόn has added his touch to the traditional Latin favorites such as arroz con gandules, arroz con pollo, habichuelas rojas y maduros, churrasco, ceviche, alcapurrias and bacalaítos.
As with all SeaWorld special events, performances are included with daily admission, Fun Card or annual pass. Viva la Música festival activities begin at 12 p.m. each Saturday, with concerts starting at 3 p.m. at Bayside Stadium:
- Saturday, April 13 – Daddy Yankee (reggaeton)
- Saturday, April 20 – Willie Colón (salsa)
- Saturday, April 27 – Grupománia (merengue)
- Saturday, May 4 – El Gran Combo (salsa)
Concerts are general seating. However, reserved seating for your favorite concerts is available with the Viva la Música VIP Package. Starting at $24, this special package includes a meal (entrée and any one item from a selection of side salads, side dishes or desserts, plus a regular-sized non-alcoholic beverage) at any Viva la Música food sampling area or SeaWorld cafeteria-style restaurant, plus reserved seating — Center Stage! VIP seating can be purchased separately starting at $14. Both packages are available at SeaWorldOrlando.com.
The best way to experience Viva la Música is with a 2013 SeaWorld Fun Card – you can pay for a day and come back all year through Dec. 31, 2013, to enjoy unlimited admission to all SeaWorld Orlando special events. Plus, with a Fun Card, you can experience Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin, SeaWorld Orlando’s newest, must-see attraction opening May 24, as many times as you’d like! SeaWorld’s Antarctica will transport families into a rarely seen, icy world. You’ll feel the majestic grandeur of the South Pole and see it through the penguins’ eyes on an exhilarating, first-of-its-kind family ride.
For more information, visit SeaWorldOrlando.com. Viva la Música event dates, times and artists are subject to change.
Disclosure: I was provided with the information in this post by SeaWorld. No compensation was received.