~ At Beaches Resorts families can spend their holiday with Elmo, Big Bird and Friends ~

There isn't a kid in the world who doesn't love Sesame  Street. As a proud sponsor, the three Beaches Resorts in Jamaica and Turks & Caicos are the only Caribbean destinations where you'll find a colourful cast of characters that includes Elmo, Cookie Monster, Grover, Zoe, Bert and Ernie, Abby Cadabby, The Count, and Big Bird*.

This fantastic, collaborative kids club programme for children aged 0-5 brings fun and learning together with discovery and adventure. The following Sesame  Street-themed activities are available as part of a Beaches Resorts Luxury Included holiday:

Bird Watching with Big Bird*
Kids can explore the colourful birds that live in the Caribbean with a nature walk to learn about habitats. Theyll meet Big Bird*, wholl make them official "Birdketeers" by helping children to decorate their own feathery headbands and teaching them a special dance.

Story Time with Elmo
Kids can sit back and listen to a master storyteller, who will weave a spellbinding tale that takes place somewhere in the Caribbean or along Sesame  Street, and leads up to an exciting appearance by Elmo himself, who will interact with all the children.

Bake with Cookie Monster
Kids can don their chef hats for an absolute blast mixing cookie batter that will be baked by kitchen staff. Afterwards, a hungry Cookie Monster will stop by to visit the kids and, of course, everyone can enjoy cookies fresh from the oven.

Discover Treasures with Abby Cadabby
Its a treasure hunt of fun proportions at Beaches. After kids guess from clues theyre given to find Abby Cadabby's magical treasure chest, they get to make one of their very own. Its the ultimate in team work training, and its something theyll love.

Make Music with Bert & Ernie
Heres an activity that will have the kids singing out loud. Children will have a memorable time learning to make music. And practicing and perfect those musical talents, Bert and Ernie will visit the kids for even more fun and learning.

Dance with Zoe
Kids will bust a move with this fun-filled activity. They will join in the fun of learning ring games, line dancing and ribbon dancing. And before they know it, Zoe will make a guest appearance to see the latest steps the children have mastered.

Explore with Grover
Grover loves to explore, and so will the kids with this educational and exciting activity. Children will enjoy nature walks and scavenger hunts while learning about nature. Grover will stop by to see what the kids have collected and enjoy the fun.

Make Number Magic with The Count
Its an educational outing from the popular Sesame  Street character famous for making numbers exciting. The Count invites kids to join in on the fun and participate in entertaining games that will have them counting, learning and laughing.

Sesame  Street Character Parades
Everyones favourite characters lead an exciting Junkanoo parade every week. And if the lively island tunes make you want to get off the side-lines and jump in, we say go right ahead!

Sesame Street Stage Shows
Come see everyone's favourite furry friends from Sesame Street perform in fun-filled stage shows, with plenty of singing and dancing that is sure to delight the entire family!

Families who want to extend the Sesame Street experiences can do so with exciting upgrade packages available:

Night Night, Sleep Tight" with Sesame Street
Night, Night, Sleep Tight with Sesame Street is a unique opportunity for childrens favourite furry friends including Elmo, Zoe, Abby Cadabby, Cookie Monster or Grover to wish them and their families a very special good night. In a calm, quiet environment, the character will engage children in some relaxing stretches, share a short bedtime story and help sing a sweet lullaby. This 15-minute package, which also includes one 5 x 7 colour photo of the experience and a Sesame Street plush toy for each child, can be added on to any family stay for an additional fee, starting at US$85. Night, Night, Sleep Tight is available six evenings a week at all three Beaches Resorts, beginning at 7:00pm.

All-Access Photo Session with Sesame Street
Ready, Set, Smile with Sesame Street! This special opportunity to meet Elmo & the gang takes place in a unique tropical setting, and this ticket guarantees photographs with all the Sesame Street characters at one time, taken by the Beaches Resorts paparazzi. This 15-minute "Meet & Greet" with all the Sesame Street friends** costs US$50 for a family and includes on 8 x 10 colour photo with a commemorative frame.

Sesame Street Character Breakfast
What goes great with breakfast? How about lots of fun with all the favourite Sesame Street friends? Enjoy a delicious 45 minute buffet breakfast in a family-friendly dining environment with Elmo and all his friends, who will be walking around to greet and playfully interact with the children. Each child will receive a colouring mat with crayons, a mylar balloon, a Sesame Street character finger puppet and a 12 oz. sip cup. The Sesame  Street character breakfast costs US$12 for adults and US$16 for children; family packages are also available.

In addition to this exclusive partnership with Sesame Street, a stay at Beaches Resorts offers more quality inclusions than any other resort company in the world with superior accommodations, up to 16 gourmet dining options, unlimited premium brand wine and spirits, nightly entertainment, watersports including snorkelling and scuba diving for certified divers and a myriad of other exclusive amenities as part of the Luxury Included experience.

For further information or to make a booking see your local travel agent, call 0800 597 0002 or visit