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SeaWorld to add new rapid river ride ‘Infinity Falls’

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SeaWorld Orlando unveiled plans Thursday to open a twisting water rapid ride that will be the centerpiece of a new themed rainforest attraction. Infinity Falls is scheduled to debut in the summer of 2018. The ride’s 40-foot drop is the world’s tallest river rapid drop, according to SeaWorld officials. Inspired by the South American rainforests, riders will rush through the feel of an exhilarating Class IV rapids. Guests will sit atop a family-style raft that will wind through a lush…

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SeaWorld ticket prices increase for single-day admission

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SeaWorld Orlando is increasing its single-day admission and parking prices. The Orlando Sentinel reports that adult prices for theme park admission rose by $2 to $99 on Monday. Tickets cost $94 for children younger than 10. Discounts are available when purchasing advance tickets online. The park also announced that parking costs will by $1 to $18. The increase comes several months after admission prices rose at Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando. SeaWorld’s annual passes remain unchanged at $156. The…

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SeaWorld treating dolphin rescued from Clearwater Beach

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Authorities say a rough-toothed dolphin found beached on Clearwater Beach is being treated by veterinarians at SeaWorld Orlando. Crews from Clearwater Marine Aquarium retrieved the dolphin on Sunday. The Tampa Tribune reports the 200-pound, 7-foot male dolphin was placed in quarantine, where veterinarians gave it fluids and antibiotics. The dolphin was extremely weak. According to a release from the theme park, the dolphin will receive round-the-clock care as needed. Republished with permission of the Associated Press. 

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