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Bush Gardens Tampa--Crowds on Christmas Day?

Busch Gardens Tampa: What are crowds like on Christmas Day?

From Ken Rogers
Posted October 20, 2006 at 9:19 PM
Hello--My family is planning a visit to Bush Gardens Tampa on Christmas Day, '06. Does anyone know how crowds are for this day? Your input is much appreciated.

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From Erik Yates
Posted October 22, 2006 at 6:08 AM
The rule of thumb is that after a certain time.....hell breaks loose. I would recomend the day before christmas instead.

From Ken Rogers
Posted October 23, 2006 at 9:28 AM
Hmmm. Actually, we are disembarking from a cruise on Christmas Eve (morning). Therefore, if we went the day before--realistically, we wouldn't make it there until that afternoon. Wouldn't it be better to hit the park when it OPENS on Christmas day as opossed to going in the afternoon on the day before? Thanks.

From Ken Rogers
Posted October 23, 2006 at 9:44 AM

From colleen f
Posted October 30, 2006 at 12:01 PM
I was wondering the same thing...

So far I've heard crowds are horrible---but not AS BAD as they are at WDW.

From Erik Yates
Posted October 30, 2006 at 2:52 PM
No, not near as bad as ANY Orlando park...why? There's more parks in Orlando...but still pretty bad. The best day for a holiday I thought was New Years Day....kind of quiet.

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