SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, we are committed
to protecting your privacy.
information do we collect online? How do we use it?
If you are 12 years of age or younger, we do not want
your personal information. Please do not submit any
personal information to us. If you are 12 years of age
or younger and want to register online for a SeaWorld
or Busch Gardens Adventure Camp, the online registration
must be completed for you by an adult (parent, guardian,
etc.) who will give us your personal information; we
cannot collect personal information directly from those
12 years of age or younger.
|For visitors 13 years of age and older:
you enter a contest or other promotional feature,
we may ask for your name, address, and e-mail address
so we can administer the contest and notify winners.
you have given us express permission to do so we
may also use the information we collect to occasionally
notify you about important additions or changes
to SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, or the Web site,
new services, and special offers we think you'll
find valuable. This information may also be shared
with the SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment family of companies and
their advertising and promotional agencies and consultants.
you make a reservation at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, or register online
for a SeaWorld or Busch Gardens Adventure Camp,
we may need to know (when relevant) your name, e-mail
address, mailing address, daytime and evening telephone
numbers, credit card number and expiration date,
gender, birth date, school grade, and any special
needs that you might have when visiting our parks.
This allows us to process and fulfill your reservation
you express interest in receiving an online, e-newsletter
from us, we may ask for your name, address, and
e-mail address so we can distribute the e-newsletter
you use one of our e-mail information services to
e-mail us a question or comment about SeaWorld or
Busch Gardens, you are providing us with your e-mail
address, which we will use to respond to your inquiry.
does SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment protect your online information?
The Tickets/Vacations, Merchandise,
and Discovery Cove Web sites use a secure server ensure
your transaction is secure. You are protected by Secure
Socket Layer (SSL) technology, utilized by many popular
browsers, including Microsoft Explorer and Netscape.
Your credit card information, as well as your personal
information, is converted into tiny bits of encrypted
code that cannot be read by others during transmission.
Our servers use this SSL technology to protect your
information. These safeguards make your transaction
safe and reliable.
you use "cookies"?
"Cookies" are little pieces of data that are
stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive.
Cookies are used in the Tickets/Vacations and Merchandise pages. They enable us
to keep track of items to be purchased and items in
your shopping cart. These cookies persist for 6 months
according to browser standards. Cookies are used on
the Discovery Cove Web site. They enable us to personalize
your reservation process and track sweepstakes postcards.
These cookies are temporary and are eliminated with
each browser session. Most Web browsers automatically
accept cookies, but you can usually change your browser
to prevent that. Without cookies you can use most of
the features on this site, except the Tickets/Vacations and Merchandise purchasing
options. Our Online Store will not function without
the collected information be disclosed to outside parties?
We want to be very clear: We do not obtain personal
information about you other than that which you choose
to provide, and we will not sell, rent, trade or otherwise
disclose the personal information you provide to anyone
outside of the SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment family of companies and
their advertising and promotional agencies and consultants,
except that we will share the personal information you
provide us with other third parties in those specific
instances where you have expressly agreed for us to
By using our Web site, you consent to the collection
and use of this information by the SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment family
of companies and their advertising and promotional agencies
and consultants. If we decide to change our privacy
policy, we will post those changes on this page so that
you are always aware of what information we collect,
how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose
do not use this site. We reserve the right, at our complete
discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions
of this policy at any time.
check back periodically for any changes we may make
to the policy. Your continued use of this site following
the posting of changes to these terms will mean you
accept these changes.
Special Notice to California Residents
Under California Law SB 27, California residents have the right to receive, once a year, information about third parties with whom we have shared information about you for their marketing purposes during the previous calendar year, and a description of the categories of personal information shared. To make such a request, please send an e-mail to Ask.Shamu@SeaWorld.com, including the phrase "California Privacy Request" in the subject line, and provide us with your name, address, and e-mail address. We will respond to you within thirty days of receiving such a request.
policy was last updated on December 1, 2009.
you for visiting our site.