Children age five and younger receive FREE admission all year with the Preschool Card
TAMPA, Fla. Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is celebrating its 60thAnniversary in 2019. Guests can enjoy the celebration with great deals on park admission, including BOGO Fun Cards.
On the purchase of Busch Gardens Fun Card guest will receive an Adventure Island Fun Card and a FREE Preschool Card for children age five and younger.
Celebrate the #YearofBeer in 2019
Every day in 2019, guests age 21 and older can enjoy two complimentary beer samples at Serengeti Outlook Pub and Restaurant and Garden Gate Café’. Valid identification is compulsory for age verification.
Special Events in January
Three Kings Celebration on Saturday & Sunday, January 5 & 6
This weekend, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay unveils the famous trip to the humble town of Bethlehem during the celebration of the Three Kings on January 5th and 6th. The park contains Latin influences: live music, crafts, authentic Latin cuisine and more! This cultural celebration features authentic Latin flavors found only during the holidays, live shows featuring the Wise Men and Busch Gardens’ dazzling display of twinkling Yuletide lights.
Real Music, Real Masters from Monday – Saturday, January 7– March 16
The longest-running concert series of all time is back in January with incredible music and shows from the 1950s to the present day.
Check the list of daily performances at the park’s Stanleyville Theater.
– Cirque Vertigo featuring the Wallenda Duo: January 7 -12 & March 11 – 16
– Arrival From Sweden: The Music of ABBA: January 14 – 19
– Thomas McClary: The Commodores Experience: January 21 – 26
– Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone: January 28 – February 2
– The Diamonds: February 4 – 9
– Ballroom with a Twist: February 11 – 16
– The 5th Dimension: February 18 – 23
– Eaglemania: The World’s Greatest Ealges Tribute Band: February 25 – March 2
– Lorrie Morgan: March 4 – March 9
Exciting Events All Year
Sesame Street Safari of Fun Kids’ Weekends
Saturdays & Sundays February 2-10, May 4-19, and October 5-27
Seasonal fun will allow families to meet their fan-favorite characters, including hands-on activities and specialty character meals each weekend during select times.
Food & Wine Festival starts on March 16 – April 28
This is the most delicious event in the park. The fifth annual Food & Wine Festival is back in March. Guest can enjoy delicious cuisine paired with a wide selection of wines, craft breweries and specialty cocktails while enjoying some of the biggest names in entertainment.
Guy Harvey Weekends only on Saturdays & Sundays on May 11 & 12, Dec. 7 & 8
Guy Harvey, the Jamaican wildlife artist and conservationist, will meet guests and share his passion for marine life. His paintings, merchandise can be purchased during the event. Autographs and photos will be available at select times throughout the day.
Jack Hanna Weekend starts on May 18 & 19
Join ‘Jungle Jack’ Hanna for a weekend of wildlife shows, autograph signatures and special meet-and-greets secession is scheduled his visits to Busch Gardens. The world-renowned animal expert will share animal facts and travel stories at animal shows.
Summer Nights each night from May 31 – August 11
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s Summer Nights event features extended hours, endless energy and world-class coasters that light up the night. The fireworks show is scheduled on Fourth of July during Summer Nights,
Fall & Holiday Favorites, including Bier Fest; Howl-O-Scream, celebrating 20 years this fall, there is nowhere to hide at Howl-O-Scream 2019; Christmas Town, with millions of twinkling lights and festive shows.
In 2019 Busch Gardens Annual Pass for Florida Residents will cost $10.99 a month. Guests can select from four pass levels for the benefits they want most – including FREE parking, discounts on merchandise and food, as well as animal encounters – to gear up for a calendar full of special events plus EXCLUSIVE pass member ride time for the opening of Tigris: an exciting new attraction coming in 2019. Add more parks – Get a 4-park pass to Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, SeaWorld and Aquatica, starting at just $15.99 a month.
Information Source: Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
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