Busch Gardens is opening Madagascar Live! Operation: VacationMay 18, 2013, just in time for summer. The all-new Busch Gardens show gives visitors the chance to party along with Alex the Lion and his posse of zoo friends as they vacation with guests at Busch Gardens.
Come celebrate Madagascar Live opening weekend at Busch Gardens Tampa. Special entertainment will be found throughout the park, including dancers and DJs in Stanleyville, Gwazi and Cheetah Hunt plazas. Plus, unique animal encounters will be available. That includes Jack Hanna shows in Gwazi Park, 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. May 18 and 19.
Madagascar Live is an original live music show features singers, dancers and pop music performed by a live band. Songs from the movie and party favorites will be performed as you join Madagascar characters for an excellent vacation adventure. Alex the Lion, Gloria the Hippo, King Julien, Mort, Skipper, Private, Kowalski, and Rico all create a party atmosphere guests of all ages enjoy. Plus, after the show visitors have the chance to meet the characters and take photos with them.
As part of the new show, an exclusive experience is being created. It will include reserved seating for the show, scheduled meet and greet with the characters and a character lunch. Located at the Stanleyville Theater, the show will debut one the landmark theater has been refurbished.