Beaches Resorts is a chain of all-inclusive resorts run by Sandals located in the Caribbean islands, with resorts operating in Turks & Caicos and Jamaica (one in Ocho Rios and one in Negril).
Since 2004, Beaches has been a sponsor of Sesame Street. Sesame Street walk-around characters appear at Beaches resorts as part of the Caribbean Adventures with Sesame Street program for vacationing children. Characters include: Elmo, Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby, Grover (and Super Grover), Zoe, Oscar the Grouch, Ernie, Bert, The Count and Julia.
- Story Time With Elmo
- Super Science Fair with Super Grover
- Bird Watching with Big Bird
- Bake with Cookie Monster
- Discover Treasures with Abby Cadabby
- From Trash to Treasure with Oscar the Grouch
- Make Number Magic with The Count
- Explore with Grover
- Rock 'N Roll Dance Party with Elmo & Friends
- Surprise Tea Time with Abby Cadabby & Elmo
- Puppet Making with Bert and Ernie
- Exploring Outer Space with Elmo
- Amazing Art with Julia
- Stage shows
- Photo sessions
- Character breakfast
- Bedtime tuck-ins
- When the partnership was first announced, Beaches hosted an event in New York, MC'd by Access Hollywood host Billy Bush, and attended by celebrities including Steve Schirripa.
- Roscoe Orman as Gordon and Kevin Clash as Elmo have appeared on several occasions to perform Gordon and Elmo - Live!.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 "Beaches Resorts Celebrates Their Sponsorship of Sesame Street; Sopranos' Stars Steve Buscemi, Michael Imperioli Join Access Hollywood's Billy Bush, Richard Dreyfuss and Paul Sorvino", Business Wire, June 11, 2004.