| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Busch Gardens has released another video previewing its upcoming Pantopia addition. The area will have Falcon's Fury drop tower as its centerpiece, but there also will be shopping areas and eating. The video highlights the "upcycling" philosophy of the...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Construction delays may disrupt the opening of Falcon's Fury, the 300-foot drop-tower attraction planned for Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa.
"Due to construction delays, the grand opening of #FalconsFury has been delayed. We’ll post more info...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 1:36 PM
The 2013 National Amusement Park Historical Association's survey of favorite amusement parks has Walt Disney World as the "Favorite Theme Park", the organization announced this week.
It is the 11th consecutive year the theme park was given the title. ...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 7:48 AM
Start taking numbers, Busch Gardens annual pass holders.
The park is offering pass holders one free single-day admission ticket for a friend for use from March 16 to April 27.
The offer is available online at bgwpass.com, only.
Here are the...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:17 PM
In early February, the park announced that visitors could buy a Busch Gardens Fun Card and receive unlimited summer admission to Water Country USA for free.
The Fun Card — which costs $72, the price of a single-day admission ticket — must be...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Twelve designers, writers, directors and other theme park creative types will gather for the fourth annual Entertainment Designers Forum on Friday.
The event features two separate panels that will chat about design philosophies and styles. Q&As will...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:24 AM
We're edging ever closer to the opening of Falcon's Fury at Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa. It's sounds horrifying: a free-fall drop from 335-feet in the air. Face down. Riders, beginning sometime this spring, will start the descent from a level that's...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:19 AM
The new Falcon's Fury thrill ride will open to the public at Busch Gardens on May 1, the Tampa theme park has announced.
The attraction, billed as "North America's tallest freestanding drop tower," will lift passengers above the 300-foot level, tilt...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Spring yard season kicks off this weekend with the Ford’s Colony community sale in Williamsburg, one of the area’s largest yard sale events.
The community sale will take place Saturday, March 15 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Historic Triangle...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Busch Gardens Williamsburg is offering a half-off discount on single-day admission tickets through Groupon.
The deal allows visitors to purchase a single-day admission ticket for $36 for adults or $31 for a child ages 3-9. Regular admission costs $72...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 10:49 AM
The season for roller coasters launches Sunday when Busch Gardens opens its gates to the public, unofficially marking the start of spring. On opening day, the park will take on a Shamrock feel, as the energy will be concentrated in the Irish village in...