Summer’s winding down & most kids are getting ready to head back to school for the new year, but the fun doesn’t have to end for preschoolers! Among the thrill rides and wild entertainment, Central Florida has plenty of activities that will amaze your little ones.
1. Toddler Tuesdays at SeaLife Aquarium
“Toddler Tuesdays” is a fun weekly educational program that provides a hands-on, up-close experience for toddlers and their parents. Starting at 9:30 am every Tuesday morning the program focuses on different sea creatures each week, with topics like sharks, sea turtles, sea horses, and more. Kids can enjoy sing-a-longs, story time, and animal interaction with the help of a SeaLife expert. Tickets to Toddler Tuesday includes aquarium admission, so feel free to stay and explore the rest of the exhibits after the morning session is over.
2. Hang out with the Disney Junior friends at Hollywood Studios
Sing, dance and play along with characters from your little one’s favorite Disney Junior shows, like Sofia the First, Doc McStuffins, and Mickey Mouse Clubhouse at Disney Junior – Live on Stage! The 25 minute show runs multiple times throughout the day in the Animation Courtyard Theater, you can check showtimes here. After the show, you can hang out with Doc in her backyard playhouse clinic or catch Jake & Sofia right outside in the Animation Courtyard. For the total Disney Junior experience start your day with breakfast at Hollywood & Vine’s Disney Junior Play ‘n Dine character meal, where guests can enjoy a kid-friendly breakfast buffet that adults will love too. The dining experience includes special appearances from Jake and the Never Land Pirates, Handy Manny, Sofia the First, and Doc McStuffins.
3. Explore Seuss Landing at Islands of Adventure
Seuss Landing in Islands of Adventure has four different rides for children under 48″ and the “If I Ran The Zoo” playground, which has both wet and dry play areas. You can also watch popular characters like Cat in the Hat, Sam I am, and The Lorax perform a musical retelling of classic Dr. Seuss stories throughout the day.
4. Enjoy animal shows at SeaWorld
SeaWorld Orlando offers multiple unique animal interactions, and you and your kids will be amazed at what the park’s large aquatic animals are capable of. Each animal show is roughly 20 minutes of entertaining tricks, music, and comedy. Marvel at the killer whales’ huge splashes at One Ocean or laugh at Clyde and Seamore’s hilarious hijinks at Sea Lion High, then head over to Shamu’s Happy Harbor for a plethora of kid-friendly rides and wet & dry play areas.
5. Experience the Sesame Street Safari of Fun at Busch Gardens
The Sesame Street Safari of Fun is full of kid-friendly rides, splash zones and other cool play areas for your little ones to explore. Hang out in Elmo’s Treehouse or splash around Ernie & Bert’s wild water adventure, complete with geysers, jets, bubblers, dumping buckets, and more water fun. You can also dance and clap along with the Elmo Rocks stage show at the Sunny Day Theater for 22 minutes of sing-a-longs and wacky dances led by Elmo and friends. You never know what Sesame Street pals you’ll see hanging out in the Safari of Fun, so keep a camera handy to capture all the magical memories!
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