SeaWorld Orlando Welcomes Precious Moments Creator Hiko Maeda

for Exclusive 60th Anniversary Signing Event

Guests can purchase the limited-edition 60th Anniversary SeaWorld-themed figurine for the artist to sign, exclusively on May 31 & June 1

As part of SeaWorld’s ongoing 60th Anniversary celebrations, SeaWorld Orlando is excited to welcome Precious Moments master sculptor, Hiko Maeda, for an exclusive signing event on May 31 and June 1. The event will spotlight the special limited-release SeaWorld-themed figurine.

Precious Moments, renowned for its cherished giftware, has created a limited-release figurine to commemorate SeaWorld’s 60th anniversary. The figurine, titled “Sea a World of Wonder,” is a SeaWorld exclusive and is priced at $219.99 plus tax. Annual Pass Members can save up to 20% on this unique collectible. Available now while supplies last.

Limited Edition Figurine Signing:

Guests will have the unique opportunity to meet Hiko Maeda at Under the Sun at the Waterfront Shoppes on May 31 and June 1. With nearly four decades of sculpting experience and training under the original Precious Moments master sculptor, Hiko Maeda is truly a scholar at his craft. His figurines have been an important part of an infinite number of life’s treasured celebrations. Guests can have their purchased figurines* signed by Maeda from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Artist signing times are subject to change).

*Artist signatures are only available with the purchase of a SeaWorld exclusive Precious Moments figurine. Guests are invited to bring back their figurine to have it signed if they purchased it prior to the signing dates. Limit of two figurines per guest.

WHEN: May 31 and June 1, 2024 from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

ABOUT:           SeaWorld is a leading marine life theme park and accredited zoo and aquarium that provides experiences that matter while educating and inspiring guests of all ages to care about marine life. Welcoming millions of guests every year, the parks offer fun and enriching experiences from up-close animal encounters and year-round educational programs to award-winning marine-life-themed rides and attractions, special events, and exciting entertainment. For more than 60 years SeaWorld has advanced the conservation of marine life in and outside its parks through science, education, and exceptional animal care that is Humane Certified by American Humane and accredited by the Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums and the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. SeaWorld is one of the largest marine animal rescue organizations in the world, helping more than 41,000 animals to date. The SeaWorld Conservation Fund, a non-profit foundation established in 2003, has provided more than $20 million to nearly 1,400 organizations to advance critical research on every continent.  A portion of park proceeds goes toward supporting these longstanding conservation commitments. SeaWorld parks are in Orlando, San Antonio, San Diego, and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). SeaWorld is part of the United Parks & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:PRKS) portfolio of theme park brands. For more information, visit us at

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