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.
On July 29 2014, come show your stripes and join us for a fun day celebrating all about tigers as Busch Gardens hosts its second annual Global Tiger Day! It seems like just yesterday our three Malayan tiger cubs braved the big Jungala tiger habitat for the first time, but it’s been one year ago exactly since Global Tiger Day 2013.
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.