Summer Nights Busch Gardens: 2023 Festival Guide

Soak up the sun and welcome the sunny season at Busch Gardens Summer Nights in Tampa! 

The fun doesn't stop when the sun goes down at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. In fact, it's just getting started. Summer Nights return with even more electrifying live bands, world class DJs, and tempting food and drinks.

So, drop by and enjoy special evening entertainment and party zones on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights. Take the chance to see your favorite bands rocking out and try the thrilling rides at night. Then, cap off the day by watching the incredible fireworks display illuminate the sky.

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Follow along as we share all the sizzling happenings at Busch Gardens Summer Nights.

Busch Gardens Summer Nights Tickets 

Summer Nights admission is included with your Busch Gardens Tampa tickets.

Nearby Hotels and Lodging

After basking in the sun, partying all night, and enjoying all the Busch Gardens events, it’ll be time to rest your tired body. Luckily, Tampa is bursting with cozy and budget-friendly lodging options that can provide for your needs.

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Busch Gardens Tampa Summer Nights Dates

Summer Nights sparks from May 26, 2023, to August 6, 2023. We will update this page with more details about the Busch Gardens Summer Nights hours.

"Is Busch Gardens open tomorrow?" you may ask. The park operates daily, with the exception of holidays.

Summer Nights Busch Gardens Venue

Located at 10165 McKinley Dr. Tampa, FL 33612

Summer Nights Details

Unfortunately, the full performance lineup and menu for Summer Nights have not been released.

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Check back later for more information about the artists and the Summer Nights Busch Gardens 2023 schedule.

Experience Busch Gardens Summer Nights in Tampa Bay

Once the sun sets, the park glows with special effects, themed activities, and world-class entertainment, including live concerts and dance parties. Kick off the summer celebration with breathtaking live shows and games at Busch Gardens Summer Nights 2023!

Start the fun by heading to Moroccan Palace Theater to watch your beloved musicians and local bands set the stage on fire with their hot performances. After singing along with the artists and crowd, drop by the block party plaza presented by Coca Cola® to show off your moves.

We've heard that Cirque Electric, a show featuring daredevil acts and stunts, will also be a part of the celebration. Ever wanted to ride the Busch Gardens coaster night? It's your chance to do so, as the park opens some of its award winning attractions, like the Iron Gwazi and Sheikra, even on Saturday and Sunday nights.

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Then, take in the colors of summer celebration fireworks spectacular that can be seen all over the festival field. Gather and celebrate with your friends at the iconic nighttime party this summer!

To enjoy the fan-favorite Busch Gardens entertainment and the high-energy crowd, don't forget to get your tickets today. Also, you can make a complete vacation out of it and enjoy the other Busch Garden events, like Memorial Day Weekend, with a vacation package.


May 26, 2023
August 6, 2023
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Busch Gardens Tampa
10165 McKinley Dr
Tampa, FL 33612 United States
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