Stay Cool for the Summer!

As the sun goes down, the party heats up at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay during Summer Nights! Enjoy world-class coasters, electrifying entertainment and so much more during extended summer hours.

Cool off during the day at our all new ice show, Rhythm of Nature as well as other indoor shows like Icons and Cirque Electric. Stay for nightly fun with our Stanleyville DJ, and rock out with our Gwazi Rocks show in Gwazi Plaza. Take memorable photos with our Summer photo ops, and enjoy delicious summer foods throughout the night!

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Included with park admission

Summer fireworks at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Summer Nights Fireworks Spectacular

As the sun goes down, the park lights up with a dazzling display of colors and sound. Don't miss this dazzling show every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday on the Festival Field!

PLUS Memorial Day Monday, May 27 and Thursday, July 4th.

*Weather permitting. Showtimes subject to change. Check the daily show schedule for up to date showtimes.

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Cirque Electric at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Cirque Electric

Back by popular demand, this revamped acrobatic show brings all-new music to the Stanleyville Theater for the summer! Witness the extraordinary talent of cirque-style performers undertaking edge-of-your-seat feats alongside an electric ensemble of dancers, a unicycle and speed juggling!

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Gwazi Rocks

Gwazi Rocks

You won’t want to miss this atmospheric show located in Gwazi Plaza! With a combination of drums, dancers, and stilt walkers, this pulse-pounding display of music and dance will leave you wanting more.

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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Icons Show


Step into the world of musical icons at Dragon Fire Grill. Featuring live performances of fan-favorite hits inspired by musical legends, this show will have guests singing and dancing in their seat.
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Guests enjoying beer at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

NEW! Red, White, and Brews

Come join us at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay for a vibrant atmosphere of red, white, and blue throughout the park. On Friday’s, Saturday’s and Sunday’s, explore a menu of delectable foods you don’t want to miss. Enjoy delicious Pork Tacos, Tangy Chicken, Deep Fried Oreos, cocktails and of course local brews and so much more!
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Red White and Brews at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Free Beer

Busch Gardens is celebrating all things summer with the return of FREE BEER! Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Pass Members over the age of 21 can enjoy two complimentary 7 oz beers per day at Orang Café in Jungala. Guests over the age of 21 can enjoy one complimentary 7 oz beer per day.
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Lorikeet feeding at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Elite VIP Tour

Whether guests are animal enthusiasts or coaster fanatics, an experienced Busch Gardens guide will map out a personalized and unforgettable day.

We are offering an additional option tour that will start at 3pm on select dates during Summer Nights. Guests will be provided the ultimate VIP treatment with front-of-the-line access on Florida's favorite thrill rides, to up-close animal encounters and feeding opportunities and dining at one of our fan-favorite restaurants.

Exclusive reserved seating to the Busch Gardens Summer Nights Fireworks Spectacular only available with the 3:00 PM start time.

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