Falcon’s Fury Point of View

As a popular summer vacation destination, Busch Gardens Tampa is taking guests’ to incredible heights with the new Falcon’s Fury, the first drop tower of its kind in the world.  Additionally, with no connecting structures, it is the tallest freestanding drop tower in North America. About Falcon’s Fury: No bird can match the speed of […]

Summer Nights Returns to Busch Gardens Tampa

Summer Nights returns to Busch Gardens Tampa in 2014! After-Dark nightly entertainment, fireworks and new re-imagined land Pantopia make Busch Gardens the place to be this summer. From June 28 through Aug. 17, guests can take advantage of extended park hours, special entertainment, high-energy DJs and the thrill of riding world-class coasters in the dark. […]

Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay premieres “Madagascar Live! Operation: Vacation”

Something wild is coming to Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay to make you move it – move it! In May they will have a new original live musical show called “Madagascar Live! Operation: Vacation“! Guests can party along with Alex the Lion and his friends as they vacation with guests at Busch Gardens this summer. There […]

Busch Gardens 2013 Concert Series, Entertainment and Dates

2013 SPECIAL EVENT LINEUP at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay   Let’s Dance Featuring Burn The Floor: January 16 – April 7 Sixteen dancers from around the world will heat up the Desert Grill stage when Busch Gardens Tampa Bay presents Let’s Dance featuring Burn the Floor, opening Wednesday, Jan. 16. Set against a fast-paced soundtrack […]

#ChristmasTown at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

New for 2012 is Christmas Town at Busch Gardens! The event is every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 6pm – 11pm until December 23rd. Ticket prices are $39.99 for adults and $14.99 for kids, with great discounts for current pass members. So, the quick question I am getting from local parents is, “Should I go […]


When it comes to creating “The Dark Side Of The Gardens” for Halloween, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s Horticulture Team has to start early! As Busch Gardens began preparations earlier this year to transform the park into “The Dark Side of the Gardens” for its 13th annual Howl-O-Scream event this fall, the horticulture team realized that […]

Goodness Expert Report for Tampa Bay for July 31st – August 1st

Happy Monday! I hope everyone had a fabulous weekend, full of good intentions! And I hope that along with a morning pick-me-up (Expresso, anyone?) that you also posted your Good Intention at PostGoodness.com today! Today I brought the boys (and my husband) to Barnes & Noble to choose a new book! What’s your Good Intention […]

Christmas Town at Busch Gardens

I know it’s still summer – but I am so excited about Busch Gardens’ huge Christmas endeavor! They are getting ready to launch the biggest Christmas celebration ever! Christmas Town will transform the park into a nighttime holiday wonderland of wintery surprises and all things Christmas, filling guests’ senses with seasonal sights, sounds and flavors, […]

All-New Epic Ice Show Premieres at Busch Gardens

One of my play-date friends was just buzzing about a new ice-show at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay that started yesterday, February 2nd. A cast of 20 will bring to life an all-new adventure filled with world-class skaters, more than 75 original costumes, amazing aerial performances, master puppetry and live animal stars, with shows daily in […]

Deployed Soldier Reunited with his Family

For the Hill children – 6-year-old Chrislyn, 4-year-old Christopher and 1-year-old Christian – the “A is for Africa” show at Busch Gardens’ Sesame Street Safari of Fun recently featured a surprise ending that was many months in the making. The children’s father, Air Force Staff Sergeant Christopher Hill, had been deployed to Zabul Providence, Afghanistan […]

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