Nation’s only theme park based entirely on the award-winning television show, Sesame Street®
A Very Furry Christmas at Sesame Place
Dates: November 22-December 31 (Select Days)
A Very Furry Christmas at Sesame Place® is a festive, family-friendly celebration with everyone’s favorite Sesame Street® friends. The park is transformed into a one-of-a-kind Christmas wonderland with millions of twinkling lights, festive decorations and whirling rides including the new Cookie’s Monster Land featuring five rides, a three-story net climb and a soft toddler play area.
Get into the holiday spirit with special Christmas shows, savory Christmas menus, super holiday shopping and a visit with Santa in his Furry Workshop.
Sesame Place, the nation’s only theme park based entirely on the award-winning show Sesame Street®. Visitors will love the park’s newest attraction – Cookie’s Monster Land! This colorful and imaginative new land features five exciting rides, a three-story net climb and a soft play area for toddlers. Located just 30 minutes from Philadelphia, Sesame Place is where parents and children can share in the spirit of imagination together through whirling rides, water slides, colorful shows and furry friends.
Families can enjoy exciting rides, refreshing water slides, and interactive character shows, including the new “Elmo the Musical – Live at Sesame Place!,” just 30 minutes north of Philadelphia. Sesame Place is a one-of-a-kind experience you won’t find anywhere else. Blast Off to Planet Elmo in Elmo’s World, cool down in The Count’s Splash Castle, and sing and dance with Sesame Street characters during the Neighborhood Street Party Parade.
The furry fun lasts throughout the year with special seasonal events as well as interactive and engaging concerts featuring kid-favorite recording artists. During The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular, Sesame Place is transformed into a not-too-spooky Halloween haven featuring two themed mazes, a Sesame Street character hayride, three Halloween shows and everyone’s favorite Sesame Street friends dressed in their Halloween attire. The park’s mechanical rides will be open for guests to enjoy throughout the Halloween Spooktacular event and families are encouraged to come dressed in costume as they experience the park. Don’t miss the Neighborhood Street Party Halloween Parade, a not-too-spooky parade featuring “spooktacular” music.
A Very Furry Christmas is a festive family-friendly celebration that transforms the park into a one-of-a-kind holiday winter wonderland where visitors can enjoy cheerful Christmas music, twinkling lights and spectacular seasonal entertainment. Enjoy the park’s mechanical rides, a larger-than-life Christmas tree and light show, a nightly parade set to festive music and one-of-a-kind, fun-filled shopping in the park’s gift shops. During the celebration, families can take part in three Christmas shows, a holiday-themed meal with Elmo & friends and visit with Santa Claus.
Cookie’s Monster Land
Now Open: Cookie’s Monster Land shines the spotlight on Cookie Monster as he serves as host to all of his furry friends (including newly added Honker and Dinger characters!) in this colorful new land. With five exciting rides, a three-story net climb and a soft play area for the park’s youngest visitors, Cookie’s Monster Land is a can’t miss addition to the park.
Take a ride on Captain Cookie’s High “C’s” Adventures, where you’ll move around a track that mimics the gentle rolling waves of the ocean; join Oscar the Grouch and his best pal, Slimey, on a mission to space in the new Oscar’s Rotten Rusty Rockets; and climb into colorful cars on Honker Dinger Derby.
Sesame Place will also be introducing a brand-new musical mystery show at Sesame Studio, “Elmo the Musical – Live at Sesame Place!” Elmo likes to use his amazing imagination to put on new musicals so when Cookie Monster’s very favorite cookie goes missing, he needs Detective Elmo and his musical, investigative ways to help him out— putting on a musical that uses math to solve the mystery!
Take a closer look at Cookie’s Monster Land and all of the new attractions at Sesame Place by clicking the button below.
All packages include a FREE kid’s meal with every paid adult at Breakfast or Lunch with Elmo & Friends! Plus, enjoy savings on in park add-on items to enhance your family getaway.
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Take photos with your favorite Sesame Street friends and capture memories that will last a lifetime. All photos will be saved on your complimentary photo pass wristband and can be viewed and printed at 1-2-3 Smile With Me! or Front Gate Photo. Photos of your Character Dining and Vapor Trail roller coaster experiences are also available.
Restaurants and Snack Carts
Sesame Place offers a variety of foods with fresh and wholesome ingredients. Menu items include hand-carved oven-roasted turkey sandwiches, grilled chicken wraps, fresh garden salads, fresh fruits and healthy snacks. In addition to the restaurants listed below, there are two Snack Shops and more than a dozen snack carts located throughout the park offering sundaes, refreshing tropical fruit drinks, authentic Italian water ice and popcorn.
Buy Tickets Now
Tickets to Sesame Place are available for purchase in advance online.
Save BIG on a fun family getaway to Sesame Place! Take advantage of special offers like the Buy 2 Nights Get 1 Night Free Package, which provides a free upgrade to Fun Cards valid for unlimited visits including A Very Furry Christmas. Package offers free kid’s Breakfast or Lunch with Elmo & Friends with each paid adult.