It's Christmas time at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, and boy did the gang go all out this year!

Busch Gardens set out to create the newest tradition for Tampa families by way of the first annual Christmas Town event!

Start a new family tradition and check out Busch Gardens Tampa Bay as Christmas Town transforms the park into a nighttime holiday wonderland of wintery surprises and all things Christmas, filling guests’ senses with seasonal sights, sounds and flavors, and creating a beautiful new tradition for Tampa’s families.
For the first time in the park’s 53-year history, visitors to Christmas Town will experience all-new evening attractions, shows and shopping from 6 to 11 p.m. every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night,  through Dec. 23. Here just a few of the awesome things you can expect to see while there:

  • Mrs. Claus’ Family Feast
  • Ice Wonder Way
  • Candy Cane Lane
  • SnowWorld® Presented by Coca-Cola®
  • Penguin Point
  • Sesame Street Season of Fun
  • and much more

And while Christmas Town will introduce guests to all new experiences, guests will also have the opportunity to ride some of Busch Gardens’ most popular roller coasters, including Cheetah Hunt, SheiKra and Gwazi.  The special event includes attractions exclusive to the nighttime experience
Christmas Town is a separate-ticketed night event, and regular daytime admission is not required or included. General admission for Christmas Town is $39.99 plus tax.

Busch Gardens annual pass members will receive the deepest discounts with advance online priced at $24.99 for adults and $9.99 for children, and special offers are available for guests wishing to upgrade their paid daily admission to Busch Gardens.

As you can see, there are so many ways to purchase tickets so be sure to do so! For more updates on holiday related things to do in Tampa Bay and Tampa Bay area events be sure to follow along with us on Facebook and Twitter!