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Busch Gardens Tampa Introduces Upcoming Howl-O-Scream with Fresh Haunted Houses, Scare Zones, and Shows



Busch Gardens Tampa Introduces Upcoming Howl-O-Scream with Fresh Haunted Houses, Scare Zones, and Shows

Get ready for the spookiest time of the year in Tampa! Howl-O-Scream is back at Busch Gardens, and it’s the official kickoff to spooky season.

Running from Sept. 8 to Oct. 31, this annual fright fest is packed with new scare zones, haunted houses, and shows.

But don’t worry, some fan-favorites like Stranglewood Estate, Witch of the Woods, and The Residence: Home for the Holidays are returning too. Prepare to be scared like never before at Howl-O-Scream!

Prepare yourself for the scariest scare zones yet! The fan-favorites are back – The Junkyard, Beyond the Veil, The Shortcut, and Ravens Mill. Brace yourself for unforgettable thrills and chills!

According to the theme park, here’s what’s new for Howl-O-Scream 2023:

– All-New – D.H. Baggum’s Circus of Fear – Come one, come all, to the most terrifying show you’ve ever seen. D.H. Baggum brings you all his monstrosities that are sure to make your spine tingle and your blood run cold!

– Reimagined – The Forgotten: Uprising – Be Brave. Be Fearless. Survive the Night. Rise up against the vampires before they take back the city and kill every human in their way.

– Big Ed’s Demolition Derby – Step into the twisted and adrenaline-fueled world of Big Ed’s Demolition Derby. He has pulled together some of the roughest, toughest, and meanest baddies from all over Howl-O-Scream and brought them here to compete— but there’s always room for some surprise guests. Step up and see how long you can survive and navigate this automotive nightmare.

– Sin City Zombies – On the outskirts of the Vegas strip lies a rundown motel, home to some of the best entertainers to ever live and overrun by zombies who run rampant. Try your luck and hope your number wins because this is one town you don’t want to lose in.

Get ready for an unforgettable experience at Howl-O-Scream! Live entertainment is a major highlight, and this year, the talented class rock and alternative cover band “Rock The Grave” will be taking the stage at the park’s Festival Field. Don’t miss out on the spooky fun!

Guest can also discover the captivating Cirque X-Scream at the Stanleyville Theater and groove to the electrifying live music of The Rolling Bones at Dragon Fire Grill.

Also, experience a thrilling night at Gwazi Plaza with our brand new addition: “Scare-E-Oke” karaoke! Unleash your inner rockstar while enjoying spine-chilling performances.

Join them at the Coke Canopy’s “Raveyard” and indulge in specialty cocktails while “dancing the night away until midnight”. It’s a party you won’t want to miss!

Get your tickets to Howl-O-Scream now for just $37.99! Don’t miss out on the thrilling experience. Visit for all the details and exciting announcements.


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