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Youth Events

Youth Events

Physics Day

Friday, December 2, 2022

Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay will open one hour early on December 2, 2022 exclusively for Physics Day students. Physics students will get one hour of exclusive park ride time and interactive physics stations located around the park. Accelerometers are even mounted on select rides for student use.

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Physics Day at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Biology Day

Friday, March 3, 2023

Experience one of the most unique and rich science learning labs right here in Tampa. Engage with our expert educators as they motivate your students and bring biology to life in the exciting surroundings of Busch Gardens while celebrating World Wildlife Day!

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Biology Day

12th Grade Grad Nite 2023!

Friday, April 28, 2023

The Senior Class of 2023 can take their celebration to new heights at Florida's Thrill Ride Leader! 

Grad Nite takes graduates on a one-of-a-kind celebration experience for their achievements through out the park. With our top-rated coasters, electrifying outdoor environment, live DJs and entertainment, and the all NEW Iron Gwazi, this exclusive after hours party will be unforgettable.

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Busch Gardens 12 Grade Grad Nite

SoundWaves

Busch Gardens would like to invite your band, choir or orchestra to join our prestigious team of SoundWaves graduates. SoundWaves offers a unique performance venue to showcase your group’s talent. A dedicated coordinator will organize your group's performance, making it easy and fun.

If your group would like to be considered for a SoundWaves performance at Busch Gardens, complete and return the application form and include an audition video and photo so that we may begin planning your performance of a lifetime. We look forward to receiving and reviewing your application and audition materials.

2022 Application

Picnics

Looking to enhance your next trip to the park?

Groups of 75 or more can save even more with our unique picnic packages. Our packages include access to our climate-controlled Gwazi Pavilion and a one hour all-you-can-eat buffet!

Options & Pricing

Gwazi Pavilion

Youth Group Tickets

Youth Groups (ages 3 - 12th Grade) qualify for a discounted day of fun at Busch Gardens! Please see below for the following requirements: 

  • โ— A minimum of 15 paid youth admission tickets (ages 3 - 12th Grade)

  • โ— Two-week reservation & payment minimum

  • โ— Number of youth individuals must exceed the number of adult chaperones

Chaperones: One complimentary chaperone admission ticket for every ten paid youth tickets. 

Call 407-965-3251 or email [email protected] to buy discounted tickets.

Hold youth events at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay