Pass Member News

Cobra’s Curse Pass Member Exclusive Ride Time

Pass Members will be among the first to experience Cobra’s Curse™ during this exclusive ride time one hour before park opening every weekend in July. Join us Saturdays & Sundays July 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31, and come face-to-fang with this all-new family spin coaster.

Plus, enjoy special offers just for Pass Members, including double discounts at new dining and shopping locations during the event.
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Buy Howl-O-Scream tickets early for as low as $30!

This summer, Pass Members and Fun Card holders can buy tickets to Howl-O-Scream 2016 for as low as $30. New this year – get the best savings with a two-night ticket for only $50 and brave your way through any two event nights. Hurry, this offer is only available for a limited time. Log in to buy now!

Plus, Platinum Pass Members get in FREE during Freaky Preview September 23 & 24, 2016! Just present your Platinum Pass and photo ID at the park entrance to access Howl-O-Scream.

Howl-O-Scream is a separately-ticketed night event. Event dates and times are subject to change without prior notice.

Pass Members Save 50% on the Serengeti Safari® Tour

Join us on this celebration of wildlife and wild places. For a limited time, Pass Members can enjoy 50% off the Serengeti Safari® Tour. Book now and see hundreds of fascinating animals and up-close encounters with some you can even feed by hand.

Children must be ages 5 and up to participate. Pricing varies, check specific date for actual price. Pass Member must be present at check-in. Offer valid May 27 – September 5, 2016.

Save on Tickets for Friends and Family

For a limited time, Pass Members save 50% on single-day tickets to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay for friends and family. Offer available through December 31, 2016.

Limit 6 tickets per Pass Member.

Bring a Friend FREE for your birthday!

During the month of your birthday, Pass Members get one free guest ticket. Sign up for email to access this Pass Member exclusive offer!

Only valid for 1 free guest ticket during the month of your birthday. Pass Member must accompany guest. Not valid for Fun Card or Friends and Family Passes. Offer only available through December 31, 2016.

Cobra’s Curse™ - NOW OPEN!

Put a spin on family-friendly thrills with Cobra’s Curse™, an all-new spin coaster featuring a 70-foot vertical lift and an 80-foot snake icon. Pass Members get EXCLUSIVE ride times. Uncover Details

Summer Nights - Now through August 7!

Now through August 7, the excitement continues at Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay. Stay late every night and enjoy live entertainment, nightly fireworks and thrill rides in the dark. Plus, stay even later on Fridays and Saturdays when we’re open ‘til MIDNIGHT.

Busch Gardens Red Carpet Series

Busch Gardens, a leading Florida entertainment destination, presents a new evolution to the world-renown showcase of animals, rides and shows with the all-new Busch Gardens Red Carpet Series. Join some of the world’s most amazing and influential performers at Busch Gardens in the Moroccan Palace Theater. With intimacy and a touch of class, the Busch Gardens Red Carpet Series will provide a night not to be forgotten. Laugh along with Wayne Brady on August 26 and enjoy the sounds of Arturo Sandoval on September 17. LEARN MORE.

Howl-O-Scream® returns with an Evil Encore

Howl-O-Scream® is back select nights from September 23 through October 30, 2016. Open 'til 1 a.m. each event night, the streets will be swarmed with hundreds of roaming creatures, chilling live shows, haunted houses and thrill rides in the dark. LEARN MORE

Howl-O-Scream is a separately-ticketed night event. Event dates and times are subject to change without prior notice.

Being a Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay Pass Member really pays off! Access discounted tickets for friends and family, exclusive Pass Member events, or discounted interactions, dining and tours.

Exclusive Pass Member benefits include:
  • FREE general parking ($20 value each visit)
  • 365 days of UNLIMITED visits (with no blockout dates)
  • 2016 Monthly Instant Rewards valued at $275.*
  • SAVE up to 50% off Howl-O-Scream® tickets
  • SAVE on single-day tickets for friends & family
  • EXCLUSIVE Pass Member events 
  • DISCOUNTS on dining, shopping, animal interactions, tours, Quick Queue, Day Camps, strollers, wheelchairs and much more
  • EASY monthly payments with EZpay

Current Pass Members: Log in to access your exclusive benefits.

Annual Passes for Seniors

Seniors ages 65+ save on Annual Passes and qualify for an exclusive benefit program, Sterling Values. Visit Adventure Outpost inside the park to receive monthly offers to enjoy all year long.

*Instant Rewards value based on combined retail value of the 12-month 2016 offer calendar. All benefits subject to availability, change or cancellation without prior notice. Must present active Busch Gardens Tampa 1-year, 2-year or Florida Platinum Pass upon redemption. Not valid for Fun Card, Friends and Family Pass, or Non-Florida Platinum Passes. Offers only valid during designated months in 2016.