For a Limited Time, Purchase a 2021 Fun Card and Get the Rest of 2020 for FREE!

Modified with enhanced health and safety measures and limited capacity, park guests can safely visit this fall and beyond with a 2021 Busch Gardens, Adventure Island or 2-park Fun Card

TAMPA (August 31, 2020) – Guests looking for safe, year-round thrills, exciting seasonal events, and the opportunity to roam, explore, and enjoy the park’s 335 acres with limited capacity can now purchase a NEW 2021 Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Fun Card and receive park admission for the rest of 2020 for FREE! By taking advantage of this new offer to enjoy fan-favorite seasonal events redesigned to promote the park’s enhanced health and safety measures including Bier Fest, Busch Gardens Tampa’s open-air fall festival, guests can also come back to visit again and again through 2021!


Bier Fest New Dates: Saturdays & Sundays, Sept. 12–Nov. 15

At this year’s event, the third year of Bier Fest at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, guests can sip and savor seasonal brew offerings and new recipes featuring fall flavors at one of Florida’s most spacious outdoor theme parks. In addition to enhancing the park’s already strict health and safety measures, capacity will be significantly limited to create even more open space for guests to enjoy Bier Fest every Saturday and Sunday from Sept. 12 to Nov. 15.

From local craft brews and a curated selection of wines and specialty cocktails, to interesting international delights and unique snacks and meals, guests can explore 16 Bier Fest cabins spread out across the park’s open-air festival area featuring modified food and beverage serving procedures and contact-free transaction options. Guests can pair their favorite brew samples with delicious new beer-inspired dishes such as Sam Adams® OctoberFest braised short ribs and New England IPA drunken shrimp tacos, and Yuengling® Black & Tan chocolate cupcakes. Hearty fare is also offered at the Busch® Bier Garten inside of the Garden Gate Café, including new dishes like Mojo roasted heritage pork pub chip nachos and loaded mac and cheese with creamy Budweiser® cheese sauce topped with “boujee bacon” and onion strings.

For more details including the new menu, visit

For the best value to taste a variety of food and drink offerings, guests can purchase a Bier Fest Sampler Lanyard, starting at only $32.99 for a 5-sample punch card. Pass Members get an exclusive offer: 15 items for the same price as a 12-item Sampler, or three extra samples for FREE!

Park guests can enjoy fall fun from day to night, as Bier Fest favorites will also be available during the park’s separately ticketed night-time event, Howl-O-Scream, starting Friday, Sept. 25.


MORE Seasonal Excitement Coming Soon

Along with iconic thrill-rides and up-close animal experiences, special events throughout the year with limited capacity make each visit an amazing experience at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. Visit to learn more about upcoming seasonal events like Howl-O-Scream, Sesame Street® Kids’ Weekends and Christmas Town.


Best Way to Play: 2021 Busch Gardens Fun Card

The best way to safely experience all that Busch Gardens Tampa Bay has to offer this fall and beyond is with a Fun Card. For a limited time, for the price of $110.99 for a Busch Gardens Fun Card, $60.99 for an Adventure Island Fun Card, or $151.98 for access to both parks, guests can visit the parks for FREE for the rest of 2020, and come back as many times as they want until the end of 2021 -- for one low price (blockout dates apply).  This is the best deal of the year for guests who take advantage of this special offer now.


Expanded Health and Safety Measures

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is committed to the health and safety of our guests, employees, and the animals in our care. The park has worked diligently with state and local health experts, outside consultants and attraction industry leaders to enhance our already strict health, safety, and cleanliness standards. These protocols and guidelines will be modified based on evolving industry standards and methodologies, public health, and governmental directives, and advancing scientific knowledge on the transmissibility of COVID-19.

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is excited to continue to provide our guests with fun, inspiring and memorable experiences, while addressing important health and safety needs during this time. For detailed information about the measures that guests can expect when visiting the park, including key operational changes, visit

Food and beverage is not included with park admission and is available for an additional fee. Guests must be 21 years of age or older to consume alcoholic beverages.

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About Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay is the ultimate family adventure, offering 300 acres of fascinating attractions based on exotic explorations around the world. Busch Gardens is a unique blend of thrilling rides, one of the country's premier zoos with thousands of animals representing more than 200 species, and live shows and events, providing unrivaled experiences for guests of every age. For more information, visit Busch Gardens is owned by SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: SEAS), a leading theme park and entertainment company providing experiences that matter, and inspiring guests to protect animals and the wild wonders of our world.