DarKoaster – Launching Busch Gardens Williamsburg 2023

World’s First All-Indoor Straddle Coaster King Ludwig’s abandoned fortress resurfaces as strange weather patterns have been recorded near the cursed castle grounds. Only the bravest souls will embark on snowmobiles in this dark expedition to discover the mysterious phenomenon. A supernatural force is imminent as explorers discover that they are evading more than just a […]

Busch Gardens Williamsburg concert schedule 2022

Grammy-winning R&B singer Ashanti, country duo Maddie & Tae, ’80s hitmakers Air Supply and more will perform during Busch Gardens’ summer concert series this year.  The park will also have finalists from “America’s Got Talent” daily from June 17 to August 14.  All concerts are on Saturday nights at 7 and are included with your […]

Howl-O-Scream returns to Busch Gardens Williamsburg

After taking 2020 off due to the coronavirus pandemic, Williamsburg’s spookiest event of the season returns to Busch Gardens! Howl-O-Scream is back on select dates from September 10 through October 31. Fear awaits in the theme park’s collection of elaborate haunted houses, immersive themed scare zones, and darkly entertaining live shows. Last year, Busch Gardens canceled […]

Busch Gardens Williamsburg’s Summer Nights is back, bigger and better than ever

Starting June 25 until July 29, Busch Gardens’ Summer Nights is back! For 35 nights, you can stay late and enjoy world-class coasters, electrifying entertainment throughout the park and more with extended hours and expanded offerings. On weekends and select dates, guests can jam to the sounds of new live concerts by famous artists from […]

Free admission to Busch Gardens Williamsburg for Military

Starting today through June 27, Busch Gardens is offering free admission for U.S. military veterans and their families to its Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Busch Gardens Williamsburg theme parks. Since its launch in 2005, more than 10 million guests – active-duty military members, veterans, and their families – have enjoyed the company’s parks for free […]

Busch Gardens-Williamsburg Retains Title As World’s Most Beautiful Park

Busch Gardens® Williamsburg was recently honored with the title of “World’s Most Beautiful Park” by the National Amusement Park Historical Association. This is the 29th consecutive year the park has received the honor, a streak extending back to 1990. “This award exemplifies Busch Gardens Williamsburg’s longstanding commitment to ensuring a world-class guest experience in a […]

Summer Nights Live and free beer return to Busch Gardens Williamsburg in 2019

Summer Nights Live will feature acts from NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” and “Britain’s Got Talent,” with a new act performing every week at the Globe Theatre on select days from June 28 – Aug. 11. Those acts include: Light Balance – June 28 – July 7 (daily performances): A high-tech neon LED dance group will put […]

New Virtual Realty Ride punctuates the 2018 Season for Busch Gardens Williamsburg

  Battle For Eire™, Seasonal Events and Big Name Concerts Headline Exciting Lineup WILLIAMSBURG, Virginia (March 13, 2018) — Busch Gardens® Williamsburg will pop the cork on a new season filled with virtual reality, a new summer show and major milestones beginning March 24. Opening early spring, Busch Gardens will unveil its new virtual reality […]


Busch Gardens® Williamsburg and Water Country USA® are offering new Membership Plans that provide an unprecedented level of access to the parks. Beginning today, consumers can choose from three plans, each offering admission to both parks, including Busch Gardens’ Christmas Town™ event, plus benefits for parking, guest tickets and in-park discounts. “More than a pass, […]

Battle for Eire- Action VR Ride coming to Busch Gardens Williamsburg in 2018

Busch Gardens Williamsburg has revealed exciting details about its new virtual reality ride, debuting in spring 2018. The park’s newest attraction will be called Battle For Eire™—Action VR Ride. The revolutionary VR attraction will feature a fierce fairy warrior named Addie, who will lead riders on an unforgettable adventure through her homeland, Ireland. A host […]