Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s third annual Food & Wine Festival is ready to kick off a full lineup of food, wine, and amazing entertainment. The Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival takes place on Saturdays and Sundays from March 4 through April 30. Admission to the festival is included with any Pass, Fun Card or daily admission.
The Food & Wine Festival features 13 exclusive culinary cabins for guests to explore throughout the park. Each with its own special menu including three new cabins, Tasty Taquiera, Cooking with Coke® Pavilion and Fry Fusion Presented by Coca-Cola®. The menu for the festival features more than 35 delectable dishes designed specifically for the event. Signature dishes and exciting new cuisine like duck tacos, lobster ravioli, bacon mac & cheese, brown sugar rubbed pork belly, banana foster panna cotta and cabernet-filled chocolates are just a few of the delights available. As well as an expanded selection of wines, craft brews and cocktails.
The Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival concert lineup includes:
Saturday, March 4: Daughtry
Sunday, March 5: Andy Grammer
Saturday, March 11: Goo Goo Dolls
Sunday, March 12: Kool & The Gang
Saturday, March 18: Young the Giant
Sunday, March 19: Jason Isbell & John Hiatt Trio
Saturday, March 25: Craig Wayne Boyd & Adam Wakefield
Sunday, March 26: El Gran Combo
Saturday, April 1: DNCE
Sunday, April 2: Walk Off the Earth
NEW! Saturday, April 8: Hunter Hayes
Sunday, April 9: Daya & Matt Nathanson
NEW! Saturday, April 15: The Band Perry
Sunday, April 16: Newsboys
Saturday, April 22: Gilberto Santa Rosa
Sunday, April 23: Lynyrd Skynyrd
NEW! Saturday, April 29: Bachata Heightz, Justin Quiles, Milly Quezada
NEW! Sunday, April 30: Tribute Bands performing the best of Jimmy Buffet, Queen, Bon Jovi & Prince
- Food & Wine Festival VIP Priority Seating– VIP Priority Seating is available for each concert date. Reservations start at $24.99.
- Food & Wine Sampler– Guests with exclusive interests in culinary offerings can purchase a Food & Wine sampler that includes any samples of choice throughout the Festival. Samplers are available in quantities of five, eight or twelve and start at $29.99.
- Wine by the Bottle– Guests can take home a part of the Food & Wine Festival with wine available for purchase by the bottle in select gift shops, including Xcursions, Nature’s Kingdom and Tiger Trail.
Food, wine, and my favorite Florida born band….. Lynyrd Skynyrd is the perfect recipe for a fun weekend. Just one of the amazing bands included in the concert lineup during the festival. Hope to see ya there!
Food and beverage is not included with park admission and is available for an extra fee. Guests must be 21 years of age or older to consume alcoholic beverages