Busch Gardens Tampa (formerly known as Busch Gardens Africa and Busch Gardens: The Dark Continent) is an African-themed animal theme park located in Tampa, Florida. Busch Gardens Tampa is owned and operated by SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment.
Sunny Day Theater
Outdoor theater where live shows are performed.
- A is for Africa
- Elmo Rocks
- Let's Play Together
- The Count's Not-Too-Scary Halloween Spooktacular (seasonal, 2018-)
- Elmo's Christmas Wish (seasonal)
Stores and Dining
- Abby Cadabby's Treasure Hut
- Big Bird's 123 Smile with Me - character photo area
- Cookie Monster's Trading Post
- Dine with Elmo and Friends! - character dining
- Snack-n-Geti Tribal Treats
Sesame Street Kids' Weekends
Special weekend event with games, activities, dance parties, and character photo ops, all revolving around a certain theme (i.e.: Rubber Duckie Weekend, Cookie Monster Weekend, etc.) It is also the only time when all characters appear together.
Busch Gardens Tampa has two exclusive Sesame Street Safari of Fun toys -- plush dolls of Elmo and Zoe in safari gear. Elmo has binoculars and Zoe has a camera; they're both toting green backpacks with the "Safari of Fun" logo. Visitors can also make a set of pressed pennies in the park.
Promotion and grand opening
A construction worker named Bif (Peter Linz) appeared at a press event promoting the section in January 2010, while Elmo (Kevin Clash) appeared with park General Manager Jim Dean at the attraction's March 2010 opening.
- ↑ "Detailed look at the upcoming Sesame Street Safari of Fun at Busch Gardens", Attractionsmagazine.com. January 15, 2010.