The Orlando-based company that owns SeaWorld San Antonio posted a profit of almost $23 million during the quarter ending June 30.
Last month, two generations of the Guido family, marked the company’s 90th birthday by releasing renderings of the company’s new corporate headquarters.
Few summer celebrations match the size and popularity of the Fourth of July, or Independence Day.
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. announced Thursday that it will end orca breeding programs immediately, and begin phasing out the park’s theatrical shows, after months of media scrutiny and criticism from animal rights activists.
San Antonio is one of the prettiest spots in the world to spend the holidays, with Christmas lights glittering off the River Walk, fiestas bursting with color, and the annual lighting of the Christmas tree in Alamo Plaza getting everyone into the spirit right after Thanksgiving.
Hurt by public reaction to a widely viewed documentary critical of the treatment of whales in captivity and battered by Wall Street investors showing their own misgivings about the company, Orlando-based SeaWorld is making some moves at some of its 11 theme parks that it hopes will quiet its critics.