| Mar 11, 2015
| 4:46 AM
WYDaily.com reports that The Wine & Cheese Shop at Kingsmill on Pocahontas Trail near Busch Gardens has closed.
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| Mar 29, 2015
YORK — Retired Staff Sgt. Woodrow Slate joined the Army in 2000 thinking he would make a career out of it.
"We were definitely lifers," said the Newport News native, who most know as Woody.
That all changed in 2004.
After suffering several...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 5:06 PM
Busch Gardens Williamsburg is kicking off its 40th season with a free single-day admission offer to anyone born in 1975.
"Don't forget March 27 – March 29, 2015 anyone born in 1975 can receive FREE single-day admission into the park to...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 11:51 AM
If you're counting, it's 29 days until you get to ride Tempesto, the new roller coaster at Busch Gardens.
But while you're waiting, there's no reason you can't experience the rest of the park's rides and attractions. The Williamsburg-area theme park...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 3:17 AM
Looking for some fun things to do in Hampton Roads this weekend? Here's a look at some of your entertainment options.
Busch Gardens opens for the season this weekend. The new coaster Tempesto won't open for another month, but you can still check out...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:44 AM
Bacon macaroni and cheese or deconstructed duck confit? Coconut shrimp or goat cheese fingerling potato tart? Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is holding its first food and wine festival on weekends through the end of April, and in the spotlight is a good mix of...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 1:22 PM
Busch Gardens, the Williamsburg-area theme park, will not be doing any concerts this year.
The news comes as a mild disappointment. The park generally brings in a half-dozen or more shows, and the schedule usually includes a mix of teeny-bop acts,...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 10:54 AM
In the coming days, guests at Busch Gardens Tampa will be able to see the theme park's newest addition on the Myombe Reserve habitat.
The endangered western lowland gorilla was born Feb. 6 at 8:30 p.m. to its 27-year-old mother, Mary.
| Feb 14, 2015
| 10:13 AM
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The newest addition to Adventure Island has an official opening date.
The Tampa Tribune reports that Colossal Curl, a 70-foot-tall blue slide that holds up to four passengers and features twists, turns, funnel and wave wall,...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 8:30 PM
"You swallow hard when you discover that the old coffee shop is now a chain pharmacy, that the place where you first kissed so-and-so is now a discount electronics retailer ... . You say, 'It happened overnight.' But of course it didn't. Your pizza...
| Feb 9, 2015
The Walt Disney Co.'s hotel occupancy at its domestic resorts spiked in its first quarter — 89 percent compared with 81 percent the previous year.
It will probably be difficult to see it go much higher, Disney Chief Financial Officer Jay Rasulo...