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See what's new & exciting this year at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.
Our theme park & water park were designed with kids in mind.
Take a look at what we have to offer in the spring, summer, fall and winter.
Explore our world-class coasters & rides. Finnegan's Flyer Opening May 2019!
With a diverse selection of events, there's a reason to visit every season.
Come see incredible performances on stages throughout the park.
See why we're not just another water park on the east coast this summer.
Enjoy thrilling water slides & raft rides, or take a free-floating river adventure.
Find Water Country USA tickets & more that best fits you and your family.
Celebrate Apollo's Chariot's 20th birthday with an exclusive members only event, Sat & Sun, Mar 30 – 31
Join Elmo, Rosita & all of your favorite Sesame Street friends for fun-filled weekends, Fri - Sun, Apr 5 - 28
Spend the weekend tasting a variety of authentic dishes & drinks from around the world, Fri - Sun, May 17 - Jun 30
Enjoy exclusive benefits, including monthly rewards and Member events.
Enjoy a full calendar of special offers, discounts & more.
Get unlimited visits, something new each season & exclusive benefits.
Find admission options that best fits you and your family during your visit.
Save time and money when you book a Busch Gardens Hotel Package.
Get priority access to rides, find exclusive tours or save with meal deals + more.
Welcome to the Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA Media Room.
Below you will find a copy of our most recent announcements and park news.
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FREE Beer for Members and Annual Pass Holders, Fireworks and More Mark the Occasion
Removal of polystyrene foam products, which are not biodegradable, helps keep them out of local landfills, as well as in the ocean ecosystem
Limited Time Offer, Buy a Busch Gardens Fun Card, Splash FREE Through Sept. 8
Nearly 1,000 seasonal and part-time positions are ready to be filled for 2019.
For a Limited Time, Buy a Busch Gardens Membership; Get a Water Country USA Membership FREE
Busch Gardens continues food donation program with local Grove Christian Outreach Center
Christmas Town Decorators Offer Easy Lighting Advice
10 Million Lights and a New Holiday-themed Train Experience Mark the Occasion
Memberships start at less than $10/month
A Screamin’ Swing and a Water Coaster set the thrills stage in 2019
One of Virginia’s Best Beer Festivals is Back and Bigger Than Ever
New haunted house, scare zone and escape room announced
PJ Masks and Choo Choo Soul with Genevieve to Appear in July
High-Energy Pyrotechnic Show and TV Dance Sensations Headline the Summer Fun
Irish Dance Show Takes Top Billing in USA Today’s 10Best Readers' Choice Awards
Demented Dimensions and Fools' Court join lineup of scary features at this year's Howl-O-Scream
Five-Day Anniversary Celebration Planned for Nessie and Her Fans
Impressive streak dates back to 1990
From May 24 to July 4, U.S. veterans and up to three guests will get free admission to Busch Gardens Williamsburg.
Buy Busch Gardens, Get Water Country USA Free — Get Unlimited Visits
New Howl-O-Scream® Details Released the 20th Day of Each Month
Big Flavors, Big-Name Concerts and a Celebrity Chef Highlight This Year’s Festival
Unlimited Visits to Virginia’s Largest Water Park and the World’s Most Beautiful Theme Park Through Sept. 9
“Thank You” Admission Offer for Virginia First Responders Starts May 4th
“Become a Member, Donate a Ticket” Promotion to Benefit Regional Youth This May
All-new culinary and wine offerings, plus big-name concert acts take over the Williamsburg theme park
Riders soar through Ireland on this one-of-a-kind virtual reality attraction
Join the party at Sesame Street Kids' Weekends starting in April
Battle For Eire™, Seasonal Events and Big Name Concerts Headline Exciting Lineup
Kevin Lembke Promoted to President of Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA