Busch Gardens Tampa Announces Concert Line-Up For 2018 Food & Wine Fest Starting March 3

Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival

The annual Food & Wine Festival returns to Busch Gardens Tampa weekends in March and April with great food, beverages, and live music.

The 2018 festival takes place on weekends from March 3 through April 29, and features signature dishes along with exciting new cuisine, including 16 all-new dishes, plus a large selection of wines, craft brews and cocktails.


The Food & Wine Festival also includes daily concerts by headlining acts. Here is the line up of acts that will be appearing:

Saturday, March 3: Sister Hazel / Edwin McCain
Sunday, March 4: Groupo Niche

Saturday, March 10: The Fray
Sunday, March 11: Southern Rising Tour (Travis Tritt, The Charlie Daniels Band, The Marshall Tucker Band & The Outlaws)

Saturday, March 17: Olga Tanon
Sunday, March 18: Goo Goo Dolls

Saturday, March 24: Better Than Ezra / Tonic
Sunday, March 25: Michael Bolton

Saturday, March 31: Boyz II Men
Sunday, April 1: Natalie Grant

Saturday, April 7: Hank Williams Jr
Sunday, April 8: TLC

Saturday, April 14: Bret Michaels
Sunday, April 15: TBA

Saturday, April 21: The All-American Rejects
Sunday, April 22: Cole Swindell

Saturday, April 28: Flo Rida
Sunday, April 29: Kaleo / Bleachers


The Food & Wine Festival is included with admission to Busch Gardens Tampa, including annual passes Fun Cards, and daily tickets.

Food and beverage is not included with park admission and sampling lanyards are available for an extra fee. Guests must be 21 years of age or older to consume alcoholic beverages.

Upgrade your experience with VIP Seat packages which include priority seating for headliner concerts.

For more information, including menus, or to purchase admission, visit buschgardens.com.

About Michelle Snow

Michelle is the owner and editor of CitySurfing Orlando. She also owns Zengrrl.com, is a freelance writer specializing in travel and entertainment, and has authored/co-authored four guidebooks on Orlando and Florida. She lives in Orlando near Disney, and hears Magic Kingdom fireworks every night.
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