Day Camp is a time to make new friends, try new things, come face-to-face with a giraffe and challenge North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower.
For more than 25 years, Busch Gardens® Tampa has provided children with inspiring, exciting and educational experiences and we look forward to having your child join us this year.
We have a variety of Day Camps to fit your kid's grade level and interest.
Animal Investigators - Explore the world of animals through up-close encounters. Learn more
Wildlife Warriors - Discover what makes animals unique and what you can do to help animals in your backyard. Learn more
Colorful Communicators - Learn how animals use camouflage to find friends or stay hidden from predators. Learn more
Habitat Helpers - Explore animals and the creature comforts they need to call an environment home. Learn more
BioBuddies - Meet animals from the land and the sea, with a day trip to SeaWorld. Learn more
Super Sleuths - Get to the bottom of how the park operates with a week of thrills, splashes, and shows. Learn more
Zoo Chefs - Make lunch for a lemur and feed a giraffe as you learn what it takes to feed all the animals. Learn more
Adventure Apprentices - Discover the behind the scenes secrets it takes to keep Busch Gardens running smoothly. Learn more
Adventure Trekkers - Travel to different attractions throughout the Tampa and Orlando area for unique adventures. Learn more
Creature Researchers - Learn the skills it takes to be a wildlife researcher by observing a variety of animals. Learn more
Splash Seekers - Enjoy Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, and SeaWorld as you discover the thread that ties them all together. Learn more
Adventure Champions - Compete in a whirlwind adventure through Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, and Aquatica. Learn more
Junior Zookeepers - Discover what it’s like to work with exotic animals. Learn more
SEA Trekkers - Explore Busch Gardens, splash through Aquatica and spend the night at SeaWorld. Learn more
Thrill Seekers - Learn team-building skills as you experience the thrills. Learn more
Counselor in Training - If you are looking for something fun to do this summer, that will provide you with valuable career experience, then the Busch Gardens Counselor in Training program (CIT) is the summer camp program for you. This week-long program offers you a real opportunity to learn from the best. Our expert educators will share their experience and knowledge with you on topics from child development to zoo careers and environmental awareness. You’ll complete a specialized orientation and participate side by side with our camp counselors during our summer day camp programs. Application required. Download application