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Ignite Your Summer Nights at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay!



As the sun dips below the horizon, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay transforms into a nighttime paradise with the launch of Summer Nights! From May 24 to August 11, the park comes alive with extended hours, exhilarating coasters, spectacular shows, and a host of summer festivities that promise fun for the entire family.

Electrifying Entertainment All Night Long

Cool Down with Daytime Shows

Escape the heat with our new ice show, Rhythm of Nature, a mesmerizing performance that combines skating with stunning visual effects. For those looking to stay indoors, check out Icons at Dragon Fire Grill, where live performers pay tribute to musical legends, and Cirque Electric in Stanleyville Theater, featuring heart-pounding acrobatics and daring feats set to electrifying music.

Nightly Extravaganzas

When the sun sets, the park pulses with energy. Gwazi Rocks in Gwazi Plaza promises a high-octane mix of drumming, dancing, and stilt walkers that will leave you in awe. Dance the night away with our Stanleyville DJ or pose for memorable snapshots at our specially designed summer photo ops.

Summer Nights Fireworks Spectacular

Don’t miss the Summer Nights Fireworks Spectacular, a stunning display of pyrotechnics that lights up the sky every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night on Festival Field. Special shows will also take place on Memorial Day Monday, May 27, and Thursday, July 4th. It’s a breathtaking end to a day filled with fun and adventure.

New Culinary Delights

This summer, tantalize your taste buds with our new Red, White, and Brews festival. Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, indulge in a variety of summer delicacies like Pork Tacos, Tangy Chicken, and Deep Fried Oreos. Pair these treats with refreshing cocktails and local brews for a true culinary adventure.

Free Beer for Guests

Celebrate summer with a refreshing perk: free beer! Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Pass Members over the age of 21 can enjoy two complimentary 7 oz beers per day at Orang Café in Jungala, while other guests 21 and over can savor one free 7 oz beer per day.

Plan Your Visit

Join us at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay for Summer Nights and experience the ultimate summer celebration. From thrilling rides and world-class entertainment to delectable food and dazzling fireworks, there’s something for everyone. Don’t miss out on the summer event of the season—where every night is unforgettable!


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