Busch Gardens Howl O Scream

Haunted Houses & Thrills

Haunted Houses, Scare Zones, Thrills Rides and Entertainment

Several haunted houses will await your demise, but the scares don’t stop there. Unspeakable horror lives in every dark corner, including on Busch Gardens’ pulse-pounding thrill rides that are overrun with creatures riding alongside their soon-to-be-victims.

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  • The Black Spot Haunted House at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

    The Black Spot

    An infamous pirate has you marked for death and he has you right where he wants you.

  • Death Water Bayou Haunted House at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay's Howl-O-Scream

    Death Water Bayou

    Escape the depth of the Bayou before you fall victim to the Voodoo Queen's Spell

  • Unearthed Haunted House at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay's Howl-O-Scream

    Unearthed

    A centuries-old house has been Unearthed, unleashing a vengeful demon seeking revenge.

  • Motel Hell Haunted House at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay's Howl-O-Scream

    Motel Hell

    In a deserted home, the Sandman waits to make your worst nightmares a reality.

Long Lines are for Zombies

Why wait? Get front-of-the-line access to 6 select haunted houses and special offers throughout the park with one of our two fear passes!

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Scare Zones

  • Meat Market Scare Zone Howl O Scream

    Meat Market

    Back and better than ever, the Meat Market is sure to scare your appetite away. Cannibalistic creatures will feast on the weak as they add to their Monster Menu of human hors d'oeuvres.

  • Manic Midway Howl o Scream

    NEW! Maniac Midway

    Join Sparky and his carnie crew as they force you to be part of the "scariest show on earth." Clowns have overtaken the midway and will scour Pantopia looking for the newest stars of this horrid attraction.

  • Camp DOA Howl O Scream

    NEW! Camp DOA

    A night as this deadly campground ensures a sleepover like no other. Campers should sleep with one eye open as swamp mutants arise to make sure nobody gets a good night's sleep at this haunted marsh.

  • Deadly Toys Howl O Scream

    NEW! Deadly Toys

    Childhood memories will be crushed as the horror comes to life in Howl-O-Scream 2018. Lock up your toy box because life-size toys are heading out on a murderous rampage and no one is safe from their deadly wrath.

  • Hell on Wheels

    NEW! Hell on Wheels

    Attempting to approach this apocalyptic arena? Think again, as a motorcycle gang protects the food and supplies that guarantee survival. With this gang in charge, the path to survival is looking grim.

  • Día de los Muertos at Howl O Scream

    NEW! Día de los Muertos

    Spirits and souls have been asked to return for a one-of-a-kind celebration. This spooky festival includes a parade to honor those who have gone before us.

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Howl-o-Scream at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Rides

Evil comes along for the ride on Busch Gardens Tampa Bay's roller coasters, as creatures from your nightmares haunt the attractions. Experience Cobra’s Curse, Falcon’s Fury, Cheetah Hunt, Montu, SheiKra & Kumba all night.

Howl-o-scream at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Howl-o-Scream at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Fiends Show

These captivating creatures of the night will infect you with dance fever and keep your pulse pounding with their deranged dance party at Stanleyville Theater.


Fiends Show at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Howl-o-Scream at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Questions

Don't spook yourself. Learn more about Tampa Bay's number one haunted attraction by checking out Howl-O-Scream's most frequently asked questions!

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Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
  • Front Line Fear
    Howl-O-Scream 2018

    Skip the Lines with Front Line Fear during Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

    Why wait! Get front-of-the-line access to 6 haunted houses of your choice.

    • bullet Includes 20% off at all gift shops.
    • bullet Single-use front-of-the-line access to Simon's Slaughterhouse, Insomnia, Death Water Bayou, Black Spot, Unearthed and Motel Hell.
    • bullet Seasonal pricing applies. Add Front Line Fear to your cart for actual price.

    Howl-O-Scream admission is required but not included.  Card must be punched at time of admission to the haunted house. Front-of-the-line access is void after all 6 redemption spots have been punched. Offers only available during Howl-O-Scream event. Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers or promotions. No refunds for unredeemed house visits. Front Line Fear card expires on 10/28/18. Not redeemable for cash. Resale of cards is strictly prohibited. Busch Gardens is not responsible for lost or stolen cards. Online purchases will be available for pick-up at the Adventure Outpost inside the park on the date indicated on your order confirmation.

    SKIP THE LINES AT HAUNTED HOUSES
    Prices starting at
    Guest $35.00
  • Front Line Fear Extreme
    Howl-O-Scream 2018

    Skip the Lines with Front Line Fear Extreme during Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

    Enjoy front-of-the-line-access at 6 haunted houses and 6 major thrill rides of your choice.

    • bullet Includes 20% off at all gift shops.
    • bullet Single-use front-of-the-line access to Simon's Slaughterhouse, Insomnia, Death Water Bayou, Black Spot, Unearthed and Motel Hell.
    • bullet Single-use front-of-the-line access to Falcon's Fury, Cheetah Hunt, SheiKra, Montu, Kumba and Cobra’s Curse.
    • bullet Seasonal pricing applies. Add Front Line Fear Extreme to your cart for actual price.

    Howl-O-Scream admission is required but not included.  Card must be punched at time of admission to each house and each ride. Rides are restricted by height, size and physical condition. Front-of-the-line access is void after all 12 redemption spots have been punched. Offers only available during Howl-O-Scream event. Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers or promotions. No refunds for unredeemed house visits. Front Line Fear Extreme card expires on 10/28/18. Not redeemable for cash. Resale of cards is strictly prohibited. Busch Gardens is not responsible for lost or stolen cards. Online purchases will be available for pick-up at the Adventure Outpost inside the park on the date indicated on your order confirmation.

    SKIP THE LINES AT HAUNTED HOUSES & RIDES
    Prices starting at
    Guest $45.00
  • All Howl-O-Scream Front Line Fear Extreme
    Howl-O-Scream 2018

    All Howl-O-Scream 2018 Front Line Fear Extreme at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

    Enjoy front-of-the-line-access to all haunted houses and major thrill rides during the entire Howl-O-Scream 2018 event. Admission is not included.
    Please select the first night you plan to attend the event and redeem your voucher. Regardless of selection, the voucher will be valid for all 19 nights.

    • bullet Nightly wristband that includes front-of-the line access to major attractions and all haunted houses

    Howl-O-Scream admission is required but not included. Rides are restricted by guest age, height, size and physical condition. Front-of-the-line access is void after all 12 redemption spots have been punched. Offers only available during Howl-O-Scream event. Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers or promotions. No refunds for unredeemed house or attraction visits. Front Line Fear Extreme card expires on 10/28/2018. Not redeemable for cash. Resale of cards is strictly prohibited. Busch Gardens is not responsible for lost or stolen cards. Online purchases will be available for pick-up inside Howl-O-Scream Shop of Horrors on the date indicated on your order confirmation.

    Skip the Lines!
    Prices starting at
    Guest $199.99