Tampa, Fla (April 26, 2017) – Back by popular demand, everyone’s favorite Sesame Street® friends are hosting a party just for kids! Join Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird and all of your favorite Sesame Street characters for a fun-filled weekend at Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay!
What: Sesame Street Kids’ Weekends
When: May 6-7, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
May 13-14, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Sesame Street® Safari of Fun
Sesame Street® Safari of Fun Kids’ Weekends will feature dance parties, interactive craft stations and character parades at the top of every hour during the event. Bring a friend and enjoy exclusive activities, fun, kid-friendly music and a chance to be up close with some of Busch Gardens’ animal ambassadors.
Rubber Duckie Weekend, May 6-7
Join a scavenger hunt to find Ernie’s Rubber Duckies throughout the Sesame Street Safari of Fun and receive a fun prize when you spot them all.*
Cookie Monster Weekend, May 13-14
Party with Cookie Monster and enjoy special treats courtesy of TG Lee® and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay®.*
NEW! Rubber Duckie & Cookie Monster Paint With Me Sessions
Parents and kids are invited to an exclusive painting session during Sesame Street Kids’ Weekends. The experience kicks off with a meet and greet from one of your favorite Sesame Street friends followed by a 45-minute kid-friendly painting session led by an instructor. Reservations are required, space is limited. Price includes one adult and one child.
NEW! Lunch with Elmo and Friends
Make lunch more than just delicious by sharing it with Elmo and Friends! Everyone in the family will find something to savor in our delicious Lunch with Elmo and Friends buffet. Enjoy hugs and high fives from the Sesame Street Safari of Fun beloved friends while enjoying sing-a-longs, dance parties and special photo opportunities. Pass member discounts are available.
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