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Busch Gardens Williamsburg to remain open on certain days in September | Local Business News

Busch Gardens Williamsburg to remain open on certain days in September | Local Business News

Busch Gardens Tampa

» two new villages — Oktoberfest and Rhinefeld — in addition to the five previously opened villages of England, Ireland, Scotland, France and New France; and» one additional operating day during the week — Wednesdays. The park will be open for limited hours from Sept. 2 through Sept. 27 — 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 5 to 9 p.m. Fridays, ... Read More

A Day At Six Flags And What Theme Parks Are Like Today

A Day At Six Flags And What Theme Parks Are Like Today

News

Crazy, fun, looping roller coasters are a great way to get out the house for fun and with masks and ... good distancing makes for safe outdoor enjoyment. Getty My family and I visited Six Flags America, in the DC-Baltimore region, for a fun day of riding roller coasters and water slides. After spending the last few months at home, the idea of a one day ... Read More

New Details Revealed for Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure

New Details Revealed for Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure

Universal Studios

SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/SubscribeUOR On June 13, 2019, Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure – the epic new addition to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – will soar into Universal Orlando Resort and become the most highly themed, immersive outdoor coaster experience. It will combine a new level of storytelling with rich environments and sets. It will also give fans the first-ever opportunity to join Hagrid – one ... Read More

Surf Report #1: Cutback Water Coaster Construction Update

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

We’re forecasting big waves in May 2019! Take a look behind the scenes at the site of Cutback Water Coaster™, the only RocketBLAST coaster on the East Coast and Virginia’s first hybrid water coaster at Water Country USA®. Jonathan and Suzy give us a sneak peek of this revolutionary water propulsion ride merging two unique technologies – a water jet propulsion system and exhilarating saucer feature ... Read More

Busch Gardens Williamsburg in 2019

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

2019 will be an amazing year at Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA with new rides and returning events. Coming in May we have Busch Gardens' new screamin' swing, Finnegan's Flyer™ and Water Country USA's new Cutback Water Coaster™. There's events throughout the year from Sesame Street Kids' Weekends in the Springtime to Christmas Town at the end of the year. We also will be ... Read More

Surf Report #2: Cutback Water Coaster Construction Update

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

We're back with the latest update on the big waves coming in May 2019! Take another behind the scenes look at the site of Cutback Water Coaster™, the only RocketBLAST coaster on the East Coast and Virginia's first hybrid water coaster at Water Country USA®. Jonathan and Suzy are back at the site to show us the installation of 850 feet of slide pieces including the ... Read More

Apollo's Chariot: Celebrating 20 Years in 2019

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Apollo's Chariot opened as the first hyper coaster at Busch Gardens Williamsburg over 20 years ago and has been an iconic attraction ever since. A fan-favorite for all, its purple and gold hills send guests soaring for the sun on a weightless adventure unlike any other. The first coaster spotted as you enter the park, Apollo's Chariot plummets guests a combined 825 feet over nine scream-inducing ... Read More

Surf Report #3: Cutback Water Coaster Construction Update

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

We're back with the final update on the big waves coming in May 2019! Phil, Senior Leader of Park Operations at Water Country USA, shares final steps to prepare for the opening of Cutback, Virginia's first hybrid water coaster. Thrill-seekers will board this 4-person raft and travel up and down steep hills, jet through tunnels and speed onto the wide-open space of the massive saucer features. ... Read More

Busch Gardens Membership: What Benefits Do You Love?

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Joining the Busch Gardens & Water Country USA Membership Program gives you the best value to visit the parks along with benefits exclusive to members. Hear from some members themselves on their favorite benefits of their membership plan including unlimited visits, monthly rewards and discounts. To learn more about the benefits of the Membership Program and to find which plan best fits you, please visit http://bit.ly/2v7COWG ... Read More

Finnegan's Flyer – The King Of Swings

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Riders soars high and swing out over the cliffs of the Celtic coast on this Screamin’ Swing ride located in the park’s Ireland village. This breathtaking attraction features two pendulum-like arms, seating 32 riders that fly progressively higher with each swing. Finnegan’s Flyer will reach a staggering height of more than 80 feet with a speed of 45 mph. Finnegan's Flyer is now open: http://bit.ly/2ZXNPYX For ... Read More