The annual Furry Friends Fun Run returns to SeaWorld Orlando on Saturday, November 14. For a second year, the Sesame Street-inspired event brings fun races and activities for the whole family to the park.
The main event is a 5k race, and runners under the age of seven can participate in a kids’ run. At the end of the races, guests can enjoy tons of Sesame Street surprises. Highest placing participants will also be awarded special themed medals.
- 6:00 AM – Registration and packet pickup opens near SeaWorld’s main entrance
- 7:00 AM – The parking lot closes, so make sure you’re on-site at least 45 minutes prior to race start!
- 7:15 AM – The 3-mile Fun Run begins. Runners will start first, followed by people walking the course.
- 7:30 AM – Finish line festival begins with sesame street friends waiting
- 8:15 AM – An Awards Ceremony for the Fun Run winners takes place near the finish line in Sesame Street Land
- 8:45 AM – The Kids’ Run begins in Sesame Street Land
Participants can register up until the day of the race, but the fees vary based on which race you run and when you register.
- Advanced Fun Run Registration: $40 (Deadline is October 17)
- Kids’ Fun Run: $10 (Deadline is November 13)
- Regular Fun Run Registration: $45 (Open from October 18 – November 13)
- Day of Race Registration: $50 per adult, $15 per child
- Virtual Run: $55
- 10% discount available for military, annual pass members, ambassadors, and children under 7
Registration fees include a Furry Friends Fun Run at SeaWorld Orlando finisher’s medal, commemorative t-shirt, SeaWorld sports bottle, cooling towel, race day parking, and exclusive access to the post-race festival in Sesame Street Land at SeaWorld Orlando. Virtual Run participants will also receive a finisher’s medal, SeaWorld sports bottle, and a cooling towel.
There is a 10% discount on registration fees for members of the military, annual pass member, SeaWorld ambassadors, and children under 7 years old. Spectators can watch the race from complimentary viewing areas at the start and finish lines.
You can pick up your race packet on the day of the race, or opt for early packet pickup at the Hilton Garden Inn at SeaWorld. Early pickup will be open from 10 AM to 6 PM on November 12 and 13.
Race participants and spectators can stay and play after the race with a special SeaWorld Orlando ticket offer!