| May 1, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Every Friday in Ticket, the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for. There are often lots more that won't fit into the print sections. So look here for Ticket Extras! online each Friday. This is a...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 8:11 AM
Singer Jason Derulo will kick off this year's Bands, Brew & BBQ Festival at Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa on Saturday, Feb. 8.
On Feb. 9, Dickey Betts and Great Southern will take the stage, followed by The Marshall Tucker Band.
The concerts are...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 7:49 AM
The Commodores and Justin Moore will be the musical guests at this weekend's Bands, Brew & BBQ at SeaWorld Orlando, the theme park announced Monday morning.
The Commodores, a chart-topping band in the 1970s and '80s, will perform Saturday at 4 p.m....
| Feb 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
There are several large shopping events coming up this spring that you’ll want to put on your calendar.
The Southern Women’s Show will take place at the Richmond Raceway Complex on March 21-23. The show features fashion, health and beauty...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Steve Miller Band and former "American Idol" champ Scotty McCreery will perform this weekend as part of SeaWorld's Bands, Brew & BBQ festival.
Steve Miller Band, known for hits such as "Fly Like an Eagle," "Abracadabra" and "The Joker," will be on stage...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Busch Gardens is adding Caribbean flavors to its annual Food & Wine Festival. This year’s event opens May 23 and continues Fridays through Sundays until June 29.
Caribbean cuisine was selected after the park surveyed its 500,000 Facebook fans to...
| 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 25, 2014
| 1:04 PM
SeaWorld Orlando is re-introducing its ticket deal that allows admission on one weekday for $50.
The offer lasts through May 5, 2014. It must be used by that date as well. U.S. residents can purchase the $50 deal at SeaWorldOrlando.com or by calling...