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Busch Gardens Williamsburg News

Want to keep up with the latest Busch Gardens Williamsburg news, including new attraction announcements, details of special events and updates on temporary ride closures? You've come to the right place!

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Verbolten rollercoaster concept art
Thursday, January 12, 2012 08:48

Busch Gardens Williamsburg has released a new teaser video for Verbolten, the multi-launch roller coaster that will open at the park in spring 2012.

Manta at SeaWorld Orlando
Monday, December 19, 2011 08:54

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment has announced that Coca-Cola is in, and Pepsi is out. 

Water Country USA logo
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 08:44

Busch Gardens Williamsburg has filed plans for a major expansion to its Water Country USA water park, adding an additional 43 acres of attractions.

Franklin at Alton Towers
Friday, October 07, 2011 19:06

In this week's poll, we ask which of the many theme park Halloween events around the world should be held up as number one.

Verbolten rollercoaster concept art
Monday, September 19, 2011 08:35

Busch Gardens Williamsburg has officially confirmed that it will open a new multi-launch rollercoaster, Verbolten, for the 2012 season.

Busch Gardens Williamsburg logo
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 08:40

Busch Gardens Williamsburg will reveal full details of its new rollercoaster for the 2012 season at a special passholder event on September 17, 2011.

Mäch Tower
Friday, August 19, 2011 17:39

The first riders have been able to experience the new Mäch Tower ride at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, with months of delays to its opening date set to finally come to an end.

Dark Side of the Gardens logo
Monday, July 18, 2011 17:04

Busch Gardens Tampa and Busch Gardens Williamsburg will both use the same theme for their Howl-O-Scream 2011 Halloween events, though different types of ghoul are set to invade the two parks.

Mach Tower logo
Friday, July 15, 2011 08:30

Busch Gardens Williamsburg has recommenced testing of its new Mach Tower ride, with rumors suggesting that the much-delayed addition could still open before the end of July.

Mach Tower logo
Thursday, June 09, 2011 20:33

The latest report on the delayed opening of the new Mach Tower ride at Busch Gardens Williamsburg suggests that a fault with the ride's brakes is not the cause.

Mach Tower logo
Monday, June 06, 2011 18:07

A new report claims that Busch Gardens Williamsburg could be forced to delay the opening date of its new Mach Tower ride even further, with technical problems mounting.

SeaWorld Orlando killer whales
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 22:29

Visitor numbers are improving at SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment's US theme parks, according to a new interview with the company's president and CEO.


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