Jan 11

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Kicks Off 2017 With A Bang!

For a limited time, Florida residents can take advantage of the BOGO Fun card deal and for those that want even more VIP offerings, the Annual Pass offers unlimited admission all year, free parking, no blockout dates and special benefits totaling more than $300. With EZpay, Annual Passes start at just $14 per month for one park, and $16 per month for both Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Adventure Island.

To remind of you of the benefits you’ll reap, we’ve listed out the awesome event Busch Gardens will be hosting throughout the year. Let’s get started:

Real Music Series: The beloved concert series that keeps guests moving and grooving returns with classic favorites like Lee Greenwood and Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone. Concerts take place twice daily in the Stanleyville Theatre from Monday to Saturday.

Food & Wine Festival: Everyone’s gotta eat! It’s the third year of the Food & Wine Festival and if you haven’t taken a culinary adventure at Busch Gardens, your taste buds are missing out! Sample dozens of culinary masterpieces, wines and an expanded lineup of craft brews. Plus the concerts are a can’t-miss on Gwazi Field. The full lineup will be released soon, so stay tuned to our Facebook page for more!

Sesame Street Safari of Fun Kids’ Weekends: Do you have a little one who is 5 years old or younger? Well, you’ve just hit the jackpot, my friend. For a limited time, keyword limited, kids 5 years old and younger can get a FREE (yes, FREE) 2017 Preschool Card. Register here and enjoy kid-crafted events like Sesame Street Safari of Fun Kids’ Weekends in May and October.

Jack Hanna Weekend: When Jungle Jack visits, the world is a better place! Join him Memorial Day Weekend at the Stanleyville Theatre. He’ll share fun animal facts and bring some of his favorite species along with him.

Summer Nights: Sometimes the best way to experience a roller coaster is at night! Come early and STAY LATE during Summer Nights and try some of our winners like Cobra’s Curse and Falcon’s Fury.

Christmas Town: See why we were ranked as the best Christmas attraction in Tampa Bay! Santa, Rudolph, millions of lights, decedent sweet treats and holiday shows. It’s the quintessential Christmas experience that everyone dreams of for the holidays.

Here is more information on the too-good-to-miss deals:

BOGO 2017 Fun Card Deal

For a limited time, guests can receive an Adventure Island Fun Card FREE with the purchase of a Busch Gardens Fun Card, which lets guests pay for a day and visit both parks now through Dec. 31, 2017, including the all-new Cobra’s Curse™, plus all the water-soaked fun of Adventure Island’s 2017 season.

The two-park Fun Card includes admission to an incredible lineup of events including Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s Real Music Series, Food & Wine Festival, Summer Nights, Christmas Town™ and Adventure Island’s Island Nights.

FREE 2017 SeaWorld and Busch Gardens Preschool Card

Busch Gardens is bringing back a limited-time offer by popular demand, the SeaWorld and Busch Gardens Preschool Card. Kids 5 and younger can enjoy all the excitement of Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and SeaWorld Orlando for FREE from Jan. 4 through Dec. 31. Register for this limited-time offer at buschgardenstampa.com.