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Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Busch Gardens is a place of thrills, fun and positive, lasting memories. And that’s just what it’s like to work here! As a key member of our team, you’ll play a major role in bringing happiness and excitement to people from around the world. If you’re dedicated, dependable and driven to deliver exceptional guest service, this is place for you!

We’re looking for a few good performers to portray a very special Holiday Icon to help us bring joy to families throughout the Holidays! The particularly jolly person will play a key role in our Christmas Town festivities.

Please visit for performer audition information and to complete your audition.

What you get to do:

  • Provide top notch quality product to our seasoned guests and first time visitors, as a Holiday Icon.
  • Be a part of theatrical performances while maintaining show integrity.
  • Participate in employee only events such as ride nights a special event previews.
  • Enjoy employee discounts and complimentary tickets to all SeaWorld parks (except Discovery Cove).
  • Make lifelong friendships and be a part of a legendary Entertainment Family.

What it takes to succeed:

  • Our Holiday Icons entertain our guests in various ways, including but not limited to direct interaction or performances on stage or in videos.
  • Must have great showmanship.
  • Must attend a live audition or submit a video reel showcasing your talents to [email protected] (Note: Will not be considered without audition or video submission).
  • Be a team player and have a positive attitude.
  • Must be naturally bearded.
  • Flexibility in schedule.
  • Must be at least 35 years old.

The perks of the position:

As part of the SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment and great teammates, as well as:

  • FREE park admission
  • Discounted park admission tickets and passes for family and friends
  • Park discounts on food, merchandise, etc.

Join the team!

If you’re looking for the opportunity to make the most of your abilities in a one-of-a-kind setting with an entertainment industry leader, we’re looking for you!

Note: If you have not attended a live audition or submitted a video audition, please visit our website: for audition dates and video submission guidelines.

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Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Williamsburg, VA




11/30/2022 11:59 PM ET