We were recently invited to take a guided hard hat tour of Busch Gardens’ newest attraction. The Cheetah Hunt roller coaster and Cheetah Run animal habitat are set to open at 9 a.m. on May 27, 2011. Let’s see how the construction is coming along. [Read more…]
Beginning today, Busch Gardens is welcoming families to an all-new, Sesame Street-themed, sunny, funny play land featuring Elmo, Big Bird and all their friends. Located the former Land of the Dragons, Sesame Street Safari of Fun is twice as big and filled with kid-size rides, water fun, shows and adventures that celebrate the spirit of Africa.
Elmo was on hand to help launch the new area last Thursday during a special event. Scroll down for video of our exclusive interview with Elmo and more photos and videos from the event. [Read more…]
Details have begun to emerge surrounding the theme of this year’s annual scare-filled Howl-O-Scream event at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. A character named Ms. Vayne appears to be the icon of the event, inviting you to a freaky fashion-themed show.
The above teaser is from the official Howl-O-Scream web site, which recently updated to also include this short video:
You can also find Ms. Vayne on Twitter.
Last year’s Howl-O-Scream event was definitely not intended for anyone under 18 years old and it looks like this the same will likely be true this year as well. If you want to know more about the event, you can read my wrap-up from last year.