A family feels the water splash onto them as they sit on a yellow and black water ride called Congo River Rapids at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay theme park, located in Florida.

Ride and Attraction Schedule Updates

Ride and Attraction Schedule Updates

Use the information below to find out which rides are open today or if there are ride closures at the park.


The following areas and attractions are temporarily closed:

Congo River Rapids
Wild Surge
Slimey's Sahara Sand

Play Structures and Climbing Areas


Upcoming Closures for Scheduled Annual Maintenance

Desert Runners (February 22 - 26)
Elmo's Safari-Go-Round (March 1 - 5)
Kumba (March 1 - 12)
Bush Flyers (March 15 - 19)
Zoe-Patra and the Hippos of the Nile (March 22 - 26)