Starting May 5, weekends are all about the kids at Busch Gardens Tampa. With the help of Sesame Street friends like Elmo, Cookie Monster, and Big Bird, kids can enjoy fun filled days of live music, character parades, and other special entertainment. With a different theme each weekend, the family friendly celebration happens at the Sesame Street Safari of Fun through May 20!
- May 5 – 6: Elmo Weekend
- May 12 – 13: Rubber Duckie Weekend
- May 19 – 20: Cookie Monster Weekend
The Festival Field will be open from 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM on event days. Here guests can play interactive games, explore a flower garden maze, participate in a paint-by-numbers wall mural, and enjoy story time and dance parties throughout the day. You may also catch special guest appearances by your favorite Sesame Street friends!
Also exclusive to Sesame Street Kids’ Weekends is an all-new live show “Let’s Play Together”. Dance and sing along with Elmo, Rosita, Abby Cadabby, and more each Saturday and Sunday at 11:00 AM and 4:00 PM at the Sunny Day Theater. The exciting interactive stage show teaches a valuable lesson of friendship.
For an even closer encounter with the Sesame Street crew, you can purchase tickets to Lunch with Elmo & Friends. The character dining buffet costs $14.99 per child and $19.99 per adult. Space is limited, so select a date and make your reservations now!
In addition to participating in the special festivities at Sesame Street Safari of Fun, Busch Gardens Tampa offers a variety of family-friendly attractions and unforgettable animal encounters throughout the park.