Tuesday, May 13, 2014

ENJOY A SIZZLING SUMMER CELEBRATION AT ADVENTURE ISLAND DURING ISLAND NIGHTS

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ENJOY A SIZZLING SUMMER CELEBRATION AT ADVENTURE ISLAND DURING ISLAND NIGHTS
Exciting New Entertainment and Food Truck Keep the Celebration Going Through the Night All Summer Long

TAMPA, Fla. (May 13, 2014) – Adventure Island® heats up when the sun goes down all summer long with Island Nights®. From June 12 to Aug. 9, Busch Gardens® Tampa’s waterpark keeps this family-friendly sunset celebration going every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. with live music, eclectic entertainment, sand sculptures, street performers, stilt walkers and a steel drum band. Plus, partygoers can satisfy their taste buds with the all-new Island Nights Food Truck!

NEW! Island Nights Food Truck
Relaxing on the beach isn’t complete without a tropical beverage in hand! Cool off with tropical delights at the new Island Nights Food Truck, located near Fabian’s Fun Port. While you’re there, be sure to indulge in tacos, quesadillas, nachos, salad bowls and more! 

NEW! Kid’s Zone at Mango Joe’s Beach
The Kid’s Zone DJ revs up the dance floor with popular hits every night at Mango Joe’s Beach. This brand new kid’s zone bursts with excitement as Island Nights Party Starters amp up the energy when the sun sets in preparation for a fun-filled night. 

NEW! Glow-in-the-Dark Grand Finale
Join the entire Island Nights cast on the main beach at 8:30 p.m. for a grand finale celebration, featuring high-energy music and LED-lit entertainment, including stilt walkers and performance artists. This finale includes audience participation, so be prepared to join in on the fun!

Sand Sculptures Every Week
Sand sculpture artists return with 25 tons of sand as they create newly-themed masterpieces every week forIsland Nights. Sculptors will begin a new theme each Thursday evening and unveil the sculpture by Saturday. 

Island Nights is the perfect nighttime escape for all ages, and admission is included with any daily park admission orAdventure Island Pass. Visit AdventureIsland.com for more information.

About Adventure Island®
Located right across the street from Busch Gardens, 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.

Thrilling slides and tube rides include Riptide, Wahoo Run, Key West Rapids, Runaway Rapids, Everglides, Calypso Coaster, Aruba Tuba, Caribbean Corkscrew, Water Moccasin and Gulf Scream. Guests can also stretch out on the beach or in the 17,000-square-foot wave pool, play on professional sand volleyball courts, breeze through tropical gift shops or let the current sweep them through a half-mile of lush landscapes and tropical waterfalls on the Rambling Bayou.

Splash through the week at Adventure Island with a Weekday Pass. Enjoy unlimited general weekday admission, Monday through Friday, to Adventure Island throughout the 2014 season for only $47 plus tax for adults and $43 plus tax for children 3-9. Take advantage of the Weekday Pass online at AdventureIsland.com, by calling (888) 800-5447, or at the front gates at Busch Gardens and Adventure Island.