Sea World’s annual fun fall fun festival, the Halloween Spooktacular begins this week in Orlando. This sweet and not scary Halloween festival is ideal for families with small children and runs every weekend through Halloween nights.

The Halloween Spooktacular offers plenty to see and do and is the perfect place to spend a weekend afternoon if you have small children. Sea World offers plenty of whimsical strolling characters and a Halloween experience that is centered on fun, not scares. Choose this event if you want to enjoy the season without seeing a lot of scary or gory sites; the focus here is on fall and fun.

Guests visiting Sea World’s Halloween Spooktacular can expect to visit plenty of dedicated Trick or Treating stations featuring different kid friendly candies, including Airheads, Mentos and assorted chocolates. Arts and crafts, sand art and even caramel apple decorating stations are available at different Spoooktacular locations as well.

Part of the fun of visiting Sea World is seeing Shamu and his watery pals. October is a great time to visit Sea World, with fewer lines and great weather, so you’ll be able to spend plenty of time visiting with the park’s marine inhabitants while you explore the party.

Little ones will enjoy the Sesame Street themed Countdown to Halloween, featuring Count Von Count and the opportunity to meet Elmo and pals. Kids are welcome to show up in costume for this event.

The Halloween Spooktacular is included with your regular park admission; there is no additional charge for attending the Halloween events. Make the Halloween Spooktacular part of your fall Orlando vacation plans by visiting Sea World any weekend in October. The event runs on both Saturdays and Sundays throughout the month, and on Friday, October 28th as well.

Don’t forget to check out our great deals on Sea World vacation packages at Right now, if you purchase a Sea World package deal complete with hotel, we will give you $20.00 off on your tickets as compared to the gate price. This offer is valid until December 31, 2011.