SeaWorld announces new 'Seven Seas Food Festival' with Lynyrd Skynyrd, Styx and ZZ Top


  • Photo via Seaworld Orlando's website

SeaWorld has announced its first attempt to give guests an international coastal cuisine experience.

On 14 consecutive Saturdays from Feb. 11 to May 13, SeaWorld will host its first-ever Seven Seas Food Festival.

The event will include 11 global markets, which will allow guests to taste more than 60 unique Asian, Latin, European, Polynesian and North Atlantic dishes. Guests can also choose from a wide array of wine, specialty cocktails and over 55 local and international craft brews.

Each night there will also be live entertainment at SeaWorld Orlando’s Bayside Stadium including Lynyrd Skynyrd, the Village People and ZZ Top.

The 14 acts performing are:
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd (Feb. 11)
  • Lee Brice (Feb. 18)
  • Bill Engvall (Feb. 25)
  • Styx (March 4)
  • Justin Moore (March 11)
  • ZZ Top (March 18)
  • Phillip Phillips (March 25)
  • Coming Soon (April 1)
  • Village People (April 8)
  • Commodores (April 15)
  • Oscar D’León (April 22)
  • Olga Tanon (April 29)
  • Grupo Mania (May 6)
  • Coming Soon (May 13)

Dishes include peking duck lo mein, fried Kataifi orange drizzled with local honey, Brazilian churrasco with chimichurri and a wide array of BBQ and comfort food like slow-smoked ribs and pulled pork mac and cheese.

A full list of menu items can be found here.

The event starts at 11 a.m. every Saturday between Feb. 11-May 13 and continues until park close. The festival is included in theme park admission.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club for as little as $5 a month.