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Busch Gardens is serving up flavorful fare with an all new Oktoberfest menu. Starting Friday, August 12 Busch Garden’s fifth annual Bier Fest will feature cabins throughout the park with more than 50 drink options. Sip, sample, and savor and enjoy tunes from local artists throughout the park. Take your adventure into immersive animal habitats or head to thrilling rides. Bier Fest runs every weekend from Aug. 12 through Sept. 5 and is included with park admission. During this special event, guests can take advantage of the BOGO ticket sale happening now at Busch Gardens. From August 1 through 14, guests who purchase a single-day ticket will receive a second ticket for free.

With the return of Bier Fest, that means that BG Tampa will be unveiling a whole new menu. More than 50 types of drink offerings await Bier Fest fans, but here are some Tampa Bay brews that are featured:

  • Cigar City Fancy Papers Hazy IPA
  • Leaven Brewing Cheeky Blonde
  • Tampa Bay Brewing Reef Donkey
  • Bitburger Premium Pilsner
  • Coppertail Free Dive IPA
  • Kronenbourg 1664 Blanc

Those that want to try a little bit of everything should consider purchasing a flight. It can be redeemed for any food or beverage item offered throughout the festival. Samplers start at $35 and are available in quantities of five, eight and 12. Pass Members have access to an exclusive 15-item Sampler for the same price as a 12-item Sampler.

Needless to say there’s lots to see and try during this years Bier Fest. If you want to keep the fun going, consider becoming an Annual Pass Member. Passes start at as low as $13/month and offer unlimited admission to the park as well as many other benefits like free parking and free guest passes! Click here to see different pass member plans.