In recognition of the dedication of zoo keepers and aquarists, Busch Gardens along with the American Association of Zoo Keepers, and zoos and aquariums across the nation recognizes National Zoo Keeper Week, July 20- 26. We at Busch Gardens are so thankful for the work that our zookeepers and animal care specialists handle day in and day out to care for the thousands of animals that call our park home.
This fall, for 18 select nights, Howl-O-Scream 2014 returns to Busch Gardens Tampa with tormenting surprises and unexpected terrors around every corner. Busch Gardens’ 300 acres will be overgrown with dark, sinister, adult-targeted fun.
Ever wondered where the used maps and park brochures go after you leave for the day?
We are excited to introduce our new merchandise kiosk called The Upcycled Bead. You can now create your own beaded jewelry or purchase pre-made jewelry with Busch Gardens’ recycled paper. Here’s how the process works:
Our resident Asian elephants would like to formally invite you to celebrate World Elephant Day at Busch Gardens Tampa on Saturday, August 9. We are planning spectacular events during the course of the day to highlight these magnificent animals.
When two stage hands masquerade as animal trainers in the Pantopia Theatre, they are soon faced with a cast of skeptical critters that don’t want to cooperate. Time is running out before the big show, but once the critters see that these two blokes are helpful and kind to animals, they change their tune and deliver a fantastic finale worthy of a king – saving the necks of their new friends and proving that EVERYONE’s a star.