When Does Busch Gardens Tampa Open?

Are masks mandatory at Busch Gardens Tampa?

Busch Gardens Health & Safety Commitments The safety of our guests, Ambassadors and animals in our care remains our top priority. Consistent with CDC guidance, we recommend that our guests wear face coverings while indoors.

What time does Busch Gardens Tampa parking open?

The parking lot opens as early as 9:15 am, shuttles start bringing people from the parking lots to the park at 9:45 am and the gates open at 9:45 am but rides and concessions and shops do not open/operate until 10:00 am.

What months is Adventure Island Tampa Open?

Adventure Island is a seasonal park and open on select dates from March – October.

How much does it cost to park at Busch Gardens Tampa?

The air-conditioned facility is staffed from park open until park close, and the cost is $25.00 per day ($10.00 for Pass Members, excluding Fun Card holders).

Can you wear flip flops on rides at Busch Gardens?

Hi there! Feel free to wear any shoe you’d like – just please be sure to wear a pair.

Are backpacks allowed at Busch Gardens Tampa?

All bags, backpacks and packages are subject to inspection prior to entering the park. The following items are not permitted to be brought into Busch Gardens: weapons, glass bottles, cans, any other type of sharp object, large hard or soft coolers and any hazardous items or materials.

Can I wear a fanny pack at Busch Gardens?

Yes you can. They have a no loose article policy and to bring your items with you on the rides you must use a fanny pack. All back packs, phones, drinks even are to be left in a locker. At Busch Gardens Tampa the only cubbies for storing items is as far as I know on Falcons Fury.

Can I wear a costume to Busch Gardens?

Busch Gardens Attire Rules Family-oriented themed outfits/attire are permitted. Attire must not represent or resemble any official Park character, disrupt regular company operations, or potentially harm another guest or associate.

What day is Busch Gardens the slowest?

Weekdays in winter, late spring, and fall typically have the lowest crowds. Because most of the attractions at Busch Gardens Tampa are outdoors, a day with extended inclement weather will often reduce crowd levels.

Do you have to pay to walk around Busch Gardens?

Yes, everyone pays full price admission regardless of their intentions inside the park. They do offer discounts/promotions for military personnel. There are also discounted prices on admission if you purchase in advance online. There is plenty to do if you are not riding anything.