Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Florida Theme Park & Attractions
Park Hours, Show Times & Ride Updates
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is open 365 days a year. Up-to-date park hours and show times for Busch Gardens Tampa Bay are updated each week.
For more information on park hours and show times, please call 888-800-5447 and select Option 1.
Park Hours and Showtimes
Friday, December 09, 2016
Opening Night Critters
1:00 PM, 3:00 PM, 5:00 PM, 7:00 PM
12:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 4:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:00 PM
Elmo’s Christmas Wish
1:00 PM, 2:30 PM, 4:30 PM, 6:30 PM, 8:00 PM
Christmas from the Heart
12:30 PM, 2:30 PM, 4:30 PM, 6:30 PM, 8:30 PM
Christmas on Ice
11:30 AM, 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM, 5:00 PM, 7:00 PM, 9:00 PM
6:00 PM, 7:00 PM, 8:00 PM
1:30 PM, 2:45 PM, 4:00 PM
*Show Schedules Subject to Change. Please check show times at Park on the day of your visit.
Tampa Bay CityPASS
Busch Gardens + 4 more top area attractions
Simply present your CityPass voucher at a Busch Gardens ticket window to get your CityPass booklet.
Save over 50% off top Tampa Bay attractions with a pay-one-price CityPASS ticket booklet.
Attractions include: Busch Gardens® Tampa, The Florida Aquarium, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo, Clearwater Marine Aquarium and Chihuly Collection presented by the Morean Arts Center OR Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI).
CityPASS is valid for 9 days starting with the first day of use. Voucher must be presented in exchange for CityPASS ticket booklets within 6 months of purchase. ID may be required for voucher exchange. Each voucher is nontransferable and has no cash value. A voucher may be redeemed only once. More than one redemption of each voucher or other misuse is a criminal offense. Purchaser accepts responsibility for each voucher and consents for credit card to be billed for any misuse. City Pass, Inc. is not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged ticket booklets. Refunds are offered on unused booklets within 365 days of purchase per our Return Policy.
Busch Gardens® is open 365 days a year. Occasionally, attractions close for improvements and general maintenance. Please review the scheduled ride and attractions closures.