Have a blast with your kids at Busch Gardens Sesame Street Safari of Fun kids weekends (Photo: SeaWorld Parks & Resorts)

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Ahoy mateys! Grab your eye-patches and head down to Busch Gardens Tampa because it's time for a swashbuckling good time at Sesame Street Pirate Party Weekends! Join Elmo and friends for special activities and interactive fun on Saturdays and Sundays, February 1st through the 16th.

To kick off the event, families can meet Aloysius Snuffleupagus, affectionately known as Snuffy, during the first ever Snuffy Weekend. Snuffleupagus is Big Bird's best friend, and he can be your friend too when you get your chance to meet him in the Gwazi Pavilion for photos and more.

Young lads and lasses are also invited to join in all the pirate party festivities located at the Sesame Street Safari of Fun area of the park. There will be dance parties with all of your favorite Sesame Street friends, all dressed up in pirate attire. Kids can explore the area and search for treasure in a special scavenger hunt where beads are your bounty.

There will also be themed story times featuring adventurous pirate-themed tales of the high seas, exclusive character photo opportunities, fun pirate craft-making sessions and more! The excitement begins at 11:30 AM and runs till 4:00 PM every Saturday and Sunday from February 1st through 16th in 2020.

It's all hands-on deck during this special pirate festival. And this is only the beginning as Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is kicking off a year of playing, laughing and learning with Sesame Street Safari of Fun Kids’ Weekends! All of the fun is included in your general admission ticket, so be sure to get your Busch Gardens tickets here for the best deals around!