Frequently Asked Questions

When is Christmas Town™?
Christmas Town opens Nov. 24, 2017 and will continue on select days through Jan. 1, 2018. You can see the entire calendar by clicking here

Is Christmas Town all day?
Christmas Town opens each day at 2 p.m. Closing time is 10 p.m. Please check our operating schedule for specific times.

Are all of the rides open during Christmas Town?
Some of our rides are open during Christmas Town.  Many of our roller coasters and water rides are closed due to the colder weather.  For a complete list of rides and attractions, click here.

I’m a pass member. Is Christmas Town included in my annual pass?
No. Christmas is a separate-ticketed event that takes place after Busch Gardens closes for the season. Active annual pass members can purchase a Christmas Town Pass by logging in here.

Can I wear a costume to Christmas Town? 
No. For the safety of our guests and performers, we do not allow costumes in the park any time of the year, but especially not during Christmas Town.

Where can I learn more about Busch Gardens? 
For more information about the park, see more Frequently Asked Questions.