Sesame Street Tango "Gotcha" Weekend

Tango's Welcome Week


Sesame Place is about to get even furrier because a BRAND-NEW, floppy-eared,
tail-wagging friend is coming! Elmo, everyone’s favorite red monster, has adopted a puppy named Tango and she’s coming to Sesame Place on July 12! Join the celebration for our newest, furriest friend at Sesame Place during Tango’s Welcome Week!

Join us to officially welcome Tango to Sesame Place on July 12 at 11:30am! The welcome ceremony will take place on Oscar’s Wacky Taxi Stage.
Jul 12
Jul 17
Welcome Week!

Meet Tango!

This music-loving, curious puppy is brimming with joy and energy. She is always ready for the next adventure, excited to learn new tricks, and eager to make new friends!


Tango's Welcome Week Events

Elmo & Tango's Gotcha Day Scavenger Hunt

You are invited to go on a hunt around the park to find all the puppy items Elmo needs to take care of Tango! Pick up your scavenger hunt sheet in the upper plaza area after you enter the park. When you complete your sheet, turn it in to Mr. Hooper's Gift Shop to pick up your choice of a pet prize: a Sesame Place tennis ball or a Sesame Place pet bandana.

Prizes available while supplies last only.

Scavenger Hunt

Tango's Treat Seek

Tango’s Treat will be secretly hidden in the park, every day from Tuesday, July 12 through Sunday, July 17 during Tango’s Welcome Week Celebration! Guests are invited to search for Tango’s Treat throughout the park. Winners receive an AMAZING pet prize from BarkBox and Pet Krewe, which includes exclusive Sesame Street-themed pet toys and pet hoodies. Winners should bring Tango’s Treat to the Welcome Center to claim their prize.

Treat Seek sponsor Bark Box                                 Treat Seek sponsor Pet Krewe

Prize selection varies.

Season Pass Member Exclusive Meet & Greets

Season Pass Members will have the first chance to meet Tango up close and get photos with her. Season Pass Member exclusive Tango Meet & Greets will take place Tuesday, July 12 and Wednesday, July 13 at Abby's Paradise Theater. Reservations are required, please log into your season pass portal to book your meet & greet!

Sesame Street Tango "Gotcha" Weekend

Where You Can See Tango

Sesame Street Party Parade

Tango will be part of the Sesame Street Party Parade!  Check the website and/or the park mobile app for the daily entertainment schedule at Sesame Place for parade times.

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Season Pass Member Exclusive Meet & Greet

Tuesday, July 12 & Wednesday, July 13 at Abby's Paradise Theater. Reservations are required.

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Tango Meet and Greets

Everyone will have the chance to meet Tango and take photos with her starting Thursday, July 14 at Abby's Paradise Theater. Check the park website and/or the park mobile app for the daily schedule. Space is limited and is available on a first come, first served basis.

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In-Park Screenings of Furry Friends Forever: Elmo Gets a Puppy TV Special

Guests will have the opportunity to see how Elmo and Tango first met in screenings of their original TV special at Sesame Studio Theater from 12:00pm to 4:00pm!

Elmo & Tango Activity Sheets

Download some fun coloring and activity sheets here

Activity Sheets