Busch Gardens, Tampa, FL

From the free-roaming animals on the Serengeti Plain to the world-class entertainment, you'll discover a unique combination of distinctive backdrops, impressive service and exotic animals to keep you busy while exploring Busch Gardens Tampa.

Physics Day

Busch Gardens® Tampa will open one hour early on December 5, 2014 and April 10, 2015 exclusively for Physics Day students. Physics students will get one hour of exclusive park ride time, interactive physics stations located around the park, plus a live physics interactive show. Accelerometers are mounted on select rides. Students will have the unique opportunity to experience our world class roller coasters and make some of their physics calculations without having to wait in line.

Zoo School

Zoo School is the ultimate educational experience. Zoo School will open your students' eyes to a world of wildlife and wild places. Your class will be given a structured schedule from the time you arrive until your departure.

Your Zoo School experience will be full of the animal-side of Busch Gardens grade-focused wildlife presentations, customized electives, keeper talks and an educational train expedition, all narrated by a Busch Gardens Educator.

Options Include: Zoo School, School on the Serengeti, Discovery Program: "Sense-sational Animals", Discovery Program: "Back to Basics", Discovery Program: "Habitatitudes", Discovery Program: "It's Classified", Discovery Program: "Oh Behave!", Discovery Program: "Adaptations for Survival" and many others.

Grad Nite - 12th Grade

April 25th, 2015 - Only
Exclusive for 12th Grade Grads. A once-in-a-lifetime experience that is not-your-average-daytime "walk in the park." Grad Nite offers the thrill of riding adrenaline pumpin’ coasters, Falcon’s Fury, North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower, wild water rides, DJ dance parties, animals up close and so much more! One cool night of celebration. Celebrate your 12th Grade graduation at Busch Gardens.

Grad Nite - 8th Grade

May 1st, 2015 - Only
Exclusive for 8th Grade Grads. A once-in-a-lifetime experience that is not-your-average-daytime "walk in the park." Grad Nite offers the thrill of riding adrenaline pumpin’ coasters, Falcon’s Fury, North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower, wild water rides, DJ dance parties, animals up close and so much more! One cool night of celebration. Grad Nite admission includes a meal. Celebrate your 8th Grade graduation at Busch Gardens.