Bands Brew & BBQ 2014
Busch Gardens® Tampa’s Bands, Brew & BBQ is filling every Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 8 through March 9, with an unlimited sampling of more than 100 specialty and craft beers, saucy barbeque from the bay area’s most popular restaurants and live concerts from some of the biggest names in music.
The Gwazi Park stage sizzles with music throughout the day. Headline concerts start at 5 p.m. and the field will open at noon.
Grab a 2014 Busch Gardens Fun Card to experience each weekend of Bands, Brew & BBQ and visit throughout 2014.
Named one of the most influential Hispanics in the World by both CNN and Time Magazine, Daddy Yankee is a Latin urban artist known for his reggaeton music. Daddy Yankee had his breakout album in 2005 with “Barrio Fino,” and has been a dominant and relevant artist ever since. A major milestone in his career happened last October when he released a digital-only album, “King Daddy,” and made history in the Latin music industry by debuting number one on iTunes in its first day of release.
Steve Miller Band
One of rock music’s all-time greats, Steve Miller Band has sold more than 30 million records in a career spanning more than 40 years. His trademark blues-rock sound made him one of the key artists in classic rock radio. Starting in San Francisco in 1967, Steve Miller band is known for the hit singles “The Joker,” “Fly Like an Eagle,” and “Abracadabra.” Steve Miller Band is brand name rock that millions have come to trust.
The beer lineup at Bands, Brew & BBQ will showcase more than 100 imported, domestic and craft beers.
Select brews are available at each of the tents along the Bands, Brew & BBQ pathway, as well as in Gwazi® Park. For those looking to sample several of the specialty brews, unlimited sampling is available from noon to 5:30 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday with a beer sampling wristband.
Wristbands are $30 per person (ages 21+), or 2 for $50 for active Busch Gardens® Tampa Pass Members, and also include sampling privileges at the Desert Grill® restaurant, Crown Colony® pub, Garden Gate Café and Zambia Smokehouse.
Magic Hat Brewing Co.
#9 | Pistil | Encore
Victory Brewing Co.
Hop Devil | Red Thunder | Swing | Dirt Wolf
Southern Tier Brewing Co.
2XMAS | Compass | 2XSteam | Krampus
Blue Point Brewing Co.
Toasted Lager | Hoptical Illusion | Mosaic Session IPA | Spring Fling
Kona Brewing Co.
Longboard | Firerock | Big Wave | Koko Brown
Redhook Brewing Co.
Longhammer IPA | Pumpkin Porter | Audible Ale
Widmer Brothers Brewing Co.
Hefeweizen | Alchemy Ale | Hopside Down IPL
Lager | Pale Ale
Goose Island Beer Co.
312 Urban Wheat | Honkers Ale | IPA | Ten Hills
Green Flash Brewing Co.
West Coast IPA | Green Bullet | Saison Diego | Treasure Chest
420 | IPA | Blue | Whiplash
Supper Club | Hop Cream | Wisconsin Amber
Steven’s Point Brewing Co.
Pale Ale | Belgian White | 2012 Black Ale | Ciderboys First Press
Aviator Brewing Co.
HotRod Red | Hog Wild IPA | Devil’s Tramping Ground | Mad Beach
St. Arnold Brewing Co.
Elissa IPA | Fancy Lawnmower | Spring Bock
Florida Ave Brewing Co.
Florida Ave Ale | Florida Ave IPA | Florida Ave Blueberry | Florida Ave Betchy Brown
Tampa Bay Brewing Co.
Old Elephant Foot IPA | Midnight Crossing Black IPA | One Night Stand | Ole’ Hop Hoarder Imperial IPA
Big Storm Brewing Co.
Wavemaker Amber | Palmbender Pale Ale | Arcus IPA | Firestorm Black IPA
Bold City Brewing
Dukes Cold Nose Brown Ale
Pensacola Bay Brewing Co.
Lighthouse Porter | Banyon Brown
3 Daughters Brewing
Summer Oatmeal Stout | Beach Blonde Ale | Brown Pelican Dunkelweizen
Woodchuck Amber | Woodchuck Pumpkin | Woodchuck Pear | Woodchuck Winter | Woodchuck Granny Smith | Woodchuck Private Reserve Bourbon Barrel Aged | Magners | Hornsby Amber
Stella Artois | Stella Cidre | Hoegaarden | Leffe | Becks Sapphire | Becks Oktoberfest | Bass | Boddingtons
Budweiser | Budweiser Black Crown | Bud Light Platinum | Bud Light Lime A Rita | Bud Light Cran-Brrr-ita
Shock Top Belgian White | Shock Top Pumpkin Wheat | Shock Top Honeycrisp Apple Wheat | Shock Top Raspberry Wheat | Shock Top Chocolate Wheat
Michelob Brewing Co.
Rolling Rock | Landshark | Amberbock | Michelob Ultra Pomegranate
Corona Light | Modelo Especial | Negra Modelo | Pacifico
Estrella Damm | Estrella Damm Daura | Estrella Damm InEdit
North American Beers
Labatt Blue | Labatt Blue Light | Medalla Light | Cayman Jack
Tennent’s | Krombacher | Krombacher Dark | Staropramen
Coppertail Brewing Co.
Beer selections are subject to change.
Each weekend different chefs will be cooking up their specialties:
BBQ Wood- Fire Grilled Wings
Moonshine BBQ Ribs
Moonshine Pulled Pork
Jalepeno – Bacon Mac & Cheese
Kojak's House of Ribs
Hot Smoked Georgia Sausage
Hand Pulled Pork Sandwich
Chopped Chicken Salad
Smokin’ Busch Gardens BBQ
BBQ Beef Brisket Sandwiches
Chicken and Waffles with Red Pepper Flake Syrup
Grilled Hot Dogs and Bratwurst
BBQ Chicken Skewers
Penguin Pretzel Factory: “Soft Baked Pretzels...With a Twist
Restaurant partners are subject to change and/or cancellation without notice.
Sit up close, center stage in the priority reserved section while you enjoy the concert and satisfy your appetite with a meal at select Busch Gardens Restaurants* or Bands, Brew & BBQ food areas.
VIP Ticket includes an entrée and one item from a selection of side salads, side dishes, or desserts and a regular-sized non-alcoholic beverage. Meal certificate is valid at all locations except for the Crown Colony full-service restaurant.
VIP tickets are $34.99 and are available online, at the front gate or by calling 1-888-800-5447. Admission is not included with the VIP ticket and is required.