Below are files that are older than a few months.  It allows you to see what the parks have posted and their progression.

SeaWorld San Antonio

Entrance of SWSA


Latest News

Safe and Fun Experiences at SeaWorld continue into 2021.   Park Announces All-New Season Pass Product Plus Year-Round Limited Capacity Operating Schedule!

For a limited time, guests can purchase the all new for 2021 SeaWorld Season Pass product and receive unlimited free admission to SeaWorld for the rest of 2020 and all of 2021 plus get Aquatica and free parking!  Our best deal of the season for guests that buy now!

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (8-25-20) – SeaWorld San Antonio is excited to announce an ALL-NEW 2021 Season Pass product packed with excusive benefits and incredible value!   This all-new 2021 Season Pass provides guests with unlimited access to SeaWorld for the entire 2021 season (through January 2, 2022).  This new product is a pass for the 2021 season and provides guests another option and way to visit in addition to our popular annual pass products which allow for visitation at any time for 12 months after activating the annual pass.  With limited capacity and enhanced health and safety protocols, guests can plan their next outdoor park adventure now by purchasing the new 2021 Season Pass.  For a limited time only, if guests purchase this new product now they will receive FREE Aquatica waterpark access, FREE parking, and the remainder of the 2020 season for FREE, all for only $79.99!

The ALL-NEW 2021 Season Pass product is the perfect way to safely enjoy SeaWorld’s amazing animal attractions, thrilling rides (including Texas Stingray, the tallest, fastest, longest wooden coaster in Texas), and exciting events with physical distancing.   In addition to all of the excitement of SeaWorld, and for a limited time only, the new 2021 Season Pass will also include unlimited admission to Aquatica, San Antonio’s BEST waterpark, for FREE.  But the fun doesn’t stop there! Pass members will also enjoy exclusive perks such as merchandise discounts at the SeaWorld store and all gift shops throughout the park, as well as access to special events hosted just for pass members

SeaWorld and Aquatica’s attractions and events have been modified to limit capacity and create a safe experience for guests to roam the park’s 250 acres with friends and families. In addition to enhancing the park’s already strict health and safety measures, daily capacity for both parks will be significantly limited to create even more open space for guests to maintain safe physical distancing. Reservations are required and limited and can be made at Seaworld.com/san-antonio/tickets/reservations/

And for the first time in over a decade, SeaWorld will operate year round1! Fans can enjoy 12 continuous months of fun and safe park experiences rolling into 2021. After SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration this winter and the turn of the New Year, guests now have the additional months of January and February to enjoy all the unique sites and experiences that SeaWorld has to offer in a safe outdoor environment with limited capacity.

As an added bonus, guests who purchase a 2021 Season Pass will enjoy the rest of the 2020 season for FREE including roaming the park’s 250 acres during our upcoming Bier Fest, Halloween Spooktacular and Christmas Celebration events, as well as the current A Taste of Seven Seas continuing through the month of August. All events have been modified to promote enhanced health and safety measures to keep our guests and their families safe. The 2021 SeaWorld Season Pass allows guests to play now through the end of 2021!

For guests looking for MORE fun and incredible value, benefits and exciting experiences, our Annual Passes are packed with more benefits than ever to enjoy our parks year round.   These passes provide guests the flexibility to visit any time they want for 12 months after activating the annual pass.  They are also the only way to pay using our popular EZ Pay monthly payment plans. 

 Silver, Gold, or Platinum Annual Passes now include all new benefits (the best in SeaWorld’s history) with up to six (6) free bring-a-friend tickets, VIP parking, up to 50% off in-park discounts, free access to animal interactions, and much, much more.  Upgrading to the Silver, Gold, or Platinum Pass also allows for the option to pay using our EZ Pay monthly payment plans. EZ Pay payments start as low as $5.99 a month.

To purchase a new 2021 Season Pass or Annual Pass visit Seaworld.com/san-antonio/annual-pass/

Below are some videos of the Seven Seas events.

 

The event has been so far a success and the park is now extending the event into August.  There will be on sale a 10 and 15 punch card for purchase which will really save you money.  The prices are $40 for the 10 punch and $60 for the 15 punch cards.  They are offering 18 punches for the price of 15 if you are a pass member.

Every Thursday until August 6th SWSA will be featuring A Taste of SeaWorld Seven Seas. Above are videos from the events.

Busch Gardens / SeaWorld & More

SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Enthusiasts

Above are two SeaWorld and Busch Gardens groups you should join to keep updated on the latest information. Both allow you to post your photos, videos, and experiences about the parks. Free to join as well.

Texas Stingray, the GCI wooden coaster has been completed. Below are some videos from media day filmed on 2-21-2020. I used a RYLO on my forward facing POV and SeaWorld provided a Reverse POV for all media representatives for free.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Sept. 12, 2019) – Today, SeaWorld San Antonio announced exciting details about Texas Stingray – the soon to be tallest, fastest and longest wooden roller coaster in the state of Texas, set to open in spring 2020. This record-breaking coaster, which will reach a top speed of 55 mph, will be located across from the new Turtle Reef exhibit between Orca Stadium and the Rio Loco river rapids ride.
Texas Stingray marks a new wave of excitement for SeaWorld,” said SeaWorld San Antonio’s Vice President of General Services Scott Bacon. “We continue to provide new reasons to visit SeaWorld and offer exciting new adventures for our guests with a blend of thrilling rides, family attractions and incredible animal and educational experiences.”

What’s in store for Texas Stingray riders? A breathtaking hundred-foot drop, a sensory-bending hundred-foot tunnel and much more:
TEXAS STINGRAY RIDE STATS
TYPE OF RIDE:              Wooden Roller Coaster – Tallest, Fastest and Longest in Texas
SPECIAL FEATURES:                  57° first drop and 76° high turns
RIDE LENGTH:                          3,379 feet of track
DROP HEIGHTH:                        100-ft. drop
MAXIMUM SPEED:                       55 mph
MAXIMUM HEIGHTH:                         96 feet
TUNNEL:                                             100 feet
AIRTIME HILLS:                                  16 airtime hills
MINIMUM RIDER HEIGHT:              Riders must be 46 inches or taller
RIDE DURATION:                                 More than two minutes
LOCATION:   Spanning the new Turtle Reef exhibit between Orca Stadium and the Rio Loco river rapids ride
RIDE MANUFACTURER:                    Great Coasters International (GCI)
RIDE OPEN DATE:                              Spring 2020
Texas Stingray marks a major addition to SeaWorld San Antonio’s gravity-defying roller coaster portfolio. With Texas Stingray, the park will now be home to five unique coaster experiences. Spanning a range of ages and thrills, Texas Stingray joins:

Wave Breaker: The Rescue Coaster – a double-launch, jet ski-inspired coaster based on marine animal rescue missions
Great White – a floorless steel roller coaster that challenges riders to 360-degree flips, breathtaking loops, corkscrews and thrilling curves at speeds of up to 50 mph
Steel Eel – a true hypercoaster featuring a 15-story vertical drop, followed by a series of camelbacks giving riders periods of weightlessness
Super Grover’s Box Car Derby – a junior-sized steel roller coaster perfect for families with younger children

The best way for guests to enjoy Texas Stingray next year, and all of SeaWorld, is with a Fun Card or Annual Pass. Now through Oct. 27, 2019, guests can buy a SeaWorld Fun Card for just $67.50 and enjoy the rest of the 2019 season FREE, as well as the entire 2020 SeaWorld season. For only $89.99, guests can buy a TWO PARK Fun Card and get access to BOTH SeaWorld and Aquatica for the rest of 2019 and the full 2020 season. For more information, including how to save up to 30% on SeaWorld Silver, Gold, and Platinum Annual Passes, visit SeaWorldSanAntonio.com.

Older News:

Aerial view top down of the coaster
rendition shows a ton of theming
Here is the original POV of the Texas Stingray
Here is my playlist which I update all the time. All the progress of the Texas Stingray is here from beginning until the end.

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