Beer is Back at Busch Gardens Tampa Florida

Beer lovers, rejoice! Complimentary beer all summer long awaits you at Busch Garden Tampa! In addition to Free Beer, there will also be a New Brew Club program. Guests age 21 and up can toast to new adventures each time they visit the park! 

Starting May 1st through Aug. 5th, guests will be able to check out the park’s beer garden history when they visit the former Hospitality House, which is now called the Garden Gate Café, where they will receive two complimentary beers during every visit to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay (just like old times). Every two weeks, new featured beer brands will be highlighted with Corona kicking things off just in time to celebrate Cinco de Mayo.

Each day through August 5th, guest will be able to enjoy two complimentary 7-ounce beers, included in their park admission. On rotation throughout the summer will be some guest favorites like, Bud Light, Founders All Day IPA, M.I.A 305, Miller Light, Shock Top and Yuengling. 

Tapping into Tampa’s growing beer culture, guests can sign up to join the Busch Gardens Brew Club, an all-new beer stein program featuring memberships that includes a reserved stein that will be on display at the park, and $5 refills from more than 20 on-tap brews all year-long!

But wait! There’s more…. Beer appreciation reaches new heights in August with the Busch Gardens all-new Bier Fest event, bringing more than 200 years of Oktoberfest and Tampa Bay’s hottest beer culture to life each weekend from Aug 25th through Sept 16th. The festival selection features 100 brews from local and global breweries along with traditional German cuisine and festive music. Guests can also join in the celebration of Bier Fest with their regular theme park admission.

Florida residents can experience the best of Busch Gardens all year round with an annual pass starting as low as $14 per month. Share your memories with us using the hashtags #BeerIsBack and #BuschGardens!

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