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Things to do in Tampa this January

The stage setup at the Tampa Bay Black Heritage Music Festival

Anna Woodward and Jasmine Vidovich

January 16, 2019

With the hype of Gasparilla looming on the horizon, it's even easier than usual to find a variety of things to do in Tampa in January. Whether it's a music festival or a convention, there is something for everyone. TBBHF music festival The Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival (TBBHF) is hosting anoth...

Pantopia, Fury Bring Heightened Experience to Busch Gardens

Pantopia, Fury Bring Heightened Experience to Busch Gardens

Isabel Hanewicz, Staff Writer

March 28, 2014

High enough to see Tropicans Field, downtown St. Petersburg and Brandon. 335 feet in the air. A 90 degree tilt held for one to five seconds. And a 60 mph plummet to Earth. That’s what is in store for riders of Falcon’s Fury, Busch Gardens’ newest attraction. The drop tower will be Busch Gardens’...

Falcon’s Fury Ready to Fly

Falcon's Fury is located in the Timbuktu/Pantopia area of Busch Gardens Tampa. The tallest free standing drop tower in North American will take its first flight with park guests on May 1, 2014.

Meng Fei Shen, EIC KnightWriters

March 27, 2014

On May 1, Busch Gardens Tampa will take their guests to new heights with Falcon's Fury, the first of its kind in the world. The ride will stand at 335 feet and take riders soaring 60 mph straight down. Like its bird of prey namesake, riders will pivot 90 degrees in midair to a face-down dive position.

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