Tampa's Premier Halloween Event! Busch Gardens® Howl-O-Scream® returns in full force, taking over the entire park with haunted houses, scare zones, sinister shows and more.
Enjoy thrills, chills and haunts this Halloween!
Scare zones, roaming haunts
Enjoy rides in the night
SELECT NIGHTSFrom 8 Sept - 31 October 2023
PLEASE NOTE: FULL PAYMENT IS REQUIRED TO SECURE YOUR BOOKING.
Busch Gardens® Howl-O-Scream® returns in full force on 8th September 2023, taking over the entire park with haunted houses, scare zones, sinister shows and more.
Unspeakable horror lives in every dark corner, including on Busch Gardens’ pulse-pounding thrill rides. Howl-O-Scream is bringing fear to the next level and once you’re in there’s nothing to fear but everything.
Experience the fully immersive fear at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay during select dates between 8th September - 31st October 2023.
September: 8th , 9th , 10th ,15th, 16th, 17th, 22nd, 23th, 24th , 29th , 30th
October: 1st , 6th , 7th ,8th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 19th, 20th,21st, 22nd, 26th , 27th , 28th , 29th, 30th, 31st
You will receive an e-ticket for this add on ticket.
Any Day Tickets - are valid on any regular scheduled Howl-O-Scream operating day.
Ticket with Blackout Dates - are valid on any regular scheduled Howl-O-Scream operating day, EXCLUDING SATURDAYS and not valid on 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th September and 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th October.
Please check carefully for the ticket type you select. Your ticket is only valid for the dates not included on the exclusion list.
Terms & Conditions:
Not included within standard admission tickets. Howl-O-Scream is a separately ticketed night event. No costumes are allowed. All Day Dining is not valid during Howl-O-Scream events. Howl-O-Scream is intended for a mature audience. This event contains intense adult content such as violence, gore, and blood.
Event dates and details are subject to change and/ or cancellation without prior notice. Images used may not reflect this year’s event.
Your booking is not confirmed until you receive your tickets. You will be emailed your tickets within 48 hours of us receiving full payment.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you need a separate ticket for Howl-O-Scream?
Yes, Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream is a seperately ticketed and is not included in general admission to Busch Gardens. You can buy tickets to Busch Garden here.