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Want to keep up with the latest Discovery Cove news, including new attraction announcements, details of special events and updates on temporary ride closures? You've come to the right place!

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SeaWorld Orlando killer whales
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 09:24

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. launched a successful IPO on April 19, 2013, although the firm faces an interesting future after animals right group PETA bought up some of the shares on offer.

Holiday World logo
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 10:53

SeaWorld and Busch Gardens owners triples its profits in 2012, Hong Kong Disneyland hikes ticket prices and The Storm begins to emerge at Sea World Australia.

SeaWorld Orlando killer whales
Monday, December 17, 2012 16:14

Walt Disney World tests a new planning website, Kodak ends a decades-old relationship with Disney and SeaWorld Orlando previews its Antarctica vehicles.

Freshwater Oasis concept art
Monday, July 02, 2012 08:33

SeaWorld Orlando's Discovery Cove premium water park has opened its new Freshwater Oasis attraction, enabling guests to view otters and marmosets up-close.

Freshwater Oasis concept art
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 08:37

Tickets for the Discovery Cove premium water park now include 14 days admission to the neighboring SeaWorld Orlando and Aquatica parks.

Freshwater Oasis concept art
Friday, February 03, 2012 08:22

SeaWorld Orlando's Discovery Cove premium water park has released a new video showing off progress on the installation of its new Freshwater Oasis attraction.

Manta at SeaWorld Orlando
Monday, December 19, 2011 08:54

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment has announced that Coca-Cola is in, and Pepsi is out. 

Antartica: Empire of the Penguins concept art
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 08:50

SeaWorld Orlando has confirmed the details of widely-rumored expansion plans for 2012 and 2013, including the addition of a major new dark ride set in Antarctica.

Grand Reef concept art
Monday, June 13, 2011 08:59

SeaWorld Orlando's Discovery Cove water park has opened its new Grand Reef area, enabling guests to get a close-up view of a range of exotic marine creatures.

Grand Reef concept art
Thursday, June 02, 2011 08:34

SeaWorld Orlando's Discovery Cove water park has confirmed that its all-new Grand Reef area will open on June 10, 2011.

Grand Reef preview image
Thursday, October 14, 2010 19:47

Discovery Cove has confirmed that it will open a brand new area known as the Grand Reef in 2011, alongside a new premium underwater walking experience.

Busch Gardens Tampa coaster render
Thursday, October 07, 2010 08:38

Busch Gardens Tampa and Discovery Cove will both officially announce details of new attractions for 2011 through their respective Facebook pages on the morning of October 13.


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