Fireworks at Busch Gardens TampaBusch Gardens Tampa and Adventure Island crank up the heat this summer with extended hours, all-new thrill rides in the dark and live entertainment.

Summer Nights at Busch Gardens

The thrills come out night at Busch Gardens from June 27 to August 16 during Summer Nights. Thrill seekers can challenge North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower Falcon’s Fury and Florida’s first triple-launch coaster Cheetah Hunt in the DARK. Plus, the award-winning Kinetix show returns with rock-fueled music and acrobatics at 9 p.m. on Gwazi Field, followed by a fireworks show every night.

Even better? Busch Gardens is open until midnight on Fridays and Saturdays throughout Summer Nights!

Summer Nights is included with daily admission or any annual pass.

Island Nights at Adventure Island

When the sun goes down, the fun heats up at Adventure Island from June 11 to August 8 on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights during Island Nights! The summer gets hotter with extended park hours, island entertainment, larger-than-life sand sculptures and a family-friendly sunset celebration.

Guests will be able to take a plunge down the all-new Colossal Curl, Adventure Island’s newest family thrill slide. Plus, tempt your taste buds at the new Island Taco Truck with burritos, taco bowls and more.

Adventure Island is 30 acres of water-drenched fun in the sun, featuring the ultimate combination of high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings for guests of all ages.

Experience all the thrills this summer with the Ride, Slide & Dine Ticket for just $99. For a limited time, this flexible deal allows guests to choose two visits and two meals to either Busch Gardens or Adventure Island. For more information, visit