Ride Congo River Rapids at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

Ride and Attraction Updates

Ride and Attraction Updates

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is open 365 days a year. For the safety of our guests, attractions occasionally close for improvements and general maintenance.



Phoenix: Until further notice 
Rosita's Fly Away: May 13 - May 17
Desert Runners: May 20 - 24
Air Grover: May 28 - 29
Stanley Falls Flume: August 12 - 29
Grand Caravan Carousel: September 3 - 13
Skyride: September 30 - October 25
Congo River Rapids: November 4 - 22
Wild Surge: December 2 - 13



Schedule subject to change.

  • Jungle Flyers in Jungala is currently closed. The Orangutan Outpost, Tiger Lodge and Tiger Trail habitats, as well as the Bengal Bistro restaurant and Tiger Treasures gift shop will remain open for guests to enjoy.