Frequently Asked Questions
If your day is impacted by weather, visit guest relations to receive a ticket for your 2nd visit. Policy enactment is at the discretion of Guest Services. Parking, lockers, Quick Queue & additional upgrade purchases from initial visit are not included in 2nd visit. Rainy day guarantee may ONLY be utilized by guests with a Single-Day ticket or Multi-Day ticket. Not valid with Pass Members or Fun Cards.
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- $30 - General Parking for cars, motorcycles, trucks, recreation vehicles and campers (FREE for Silver, Gold and Platinum Annual Pass Members)
NOTE: Annual Pass Members must be present with their Annual Pass and show valid matching Photo I.D. to receive free or discounted parking. Parking Passes are non-refundable. Rebooking requires at least 24 hours' advance notice.
Review the park hours page for more detailed information. Opening and closing times vary.
In order to ensure our guests' comfort and safety, Adventure Island’s capacity is limited. Admission into the park may be temporarily suspended during the day due to periods of high attendance.
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Some slide restrictions are posted at each slide, and all guests including those using wheelchairs must meet the requirements. Slide restrictions are also posted on the slide pages. Please see a park team member at the slide if you have any questions.
Yes, each slide has individual clothing restrictions to ensure rider safety. You can review these restrictions on each of the attraction detail pages. Please note that for all slides, swim attire with buckles, rivets and any sharp objects are not permitted.
Cabanas are available for a daily rental fee and include two lounge chairs, plus an all-day locker rental. Reserve your Cabana here.
Tickets can be purchased online. Purchase and print your tickets online for fast and convenient entry.
Tickets, Passes, Membership, and Fun Cards are nonrefundable, nontransferable, revocable, and may not be redeemed for cash. Other restrictions may apply.
Most in-park experiences and products may be rescheduled 1 or more times with no fee if rebooked at least 24-48 hours prior to date of reservation (product-dependent) by calling 813-884-4FUN between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. EST. Please see specific reservation product descriptions and disclaimers for cancellation policy.
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All-day lockers are available for rental at the Main Entrance, Mango Joe's, and Splash Attack for storage of personal belongings. Lockers are also included in our cabanas. Reserve a private cabana here.
No outside food, beverages, or coolers are allowed to be brought into Adventure Island Tampa Bay, except you may bring a bottle of water or a refillable water bottle. Exceptions may be made for Guests with special dietary needs, including food allergies and baby food/formula. Guest should contact Park Security when they arrive at the Park for approval to bring in special dietary foods.
Learn more about our unique dining programs offered at Adventure Island Tampa Bay.
Review Adventure Island Tampa Bay's important information regarding guests with food allergies.
For the safety of all of our guests, Adventure Island does not allow personal chairs into the park. For your convenience, loungers, beach chairs and other seating is available throughout the park.
Guests are also welcome to purchase private cabanas or loungers here.
Due to the nature and dynamics of all rides and the potential for injury, unsecured cameras or video cameras of any size are not permitted on certain slides.
Cameras secured with a chest harness or wrist/arm straps are only permitted on Colossal Curl, Solar Vortex, Calypso Coaster and Aruba Tuba.
Adventure Island is committed to the safety of all guests, therefore only US Coast Guard (USCG) approved life vests are permitted into the park.
Lost and Found is located at Guest Relations at the front of the park. For inquiries about lost objects, you can contact us here.
Adventure Island has increased security procedures, which may result in slight delays while entering the park. As a part of this process:
- All bags, backpacks, and packages are subject to inspection prior to entering the park.
- As a reminder, the following items are not permitted to be brought into Adventure Island for the safety of our guests: weapons, knives, any other type of sharp objects, disposable straws, hard or soft coolers, and any hazardous items or materials.
- Please leave any unnecessary articles secured within your vehicle to expedite your entry into the park.
- Adventure Island is not responsible for fire, theft, damage, or loss of vehicle including articles left within.
Except when participating in an event intended for young guests such as our Busch Gardens and Adventure Island camps, sleepovers, birthday parties and educational programs, Seaworld Parks & Entertainment suggests that visitors 13 and younger be accompanied by an adult.
Guests must wear proper swim attire. Thong bathing suits are not allowed. Cotton T-shirts and shorts, Cutoff jeans, denim of any kind, cargo shorts and frayed shorts are not allowed allowed on body slides. Clothing with metal button, clips, and trim are also prohibited. Water shoes are permitted in pool areas, pathways and all tube based attractions. Water shoes are strictly prohibited on all body slides. Please note that for all slides, swim attire with buckles, rivets and any sharp objects are not permitted. You can review clothing restrictions on each of the attraction detail pages.
US Bank ATM is located at the front the park. MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover are accepted at all ticket booths, restaurants, and gift shops with proper identification. Personal checks are not accepted.
Adventure Island is committed to a safe and friendly environment; therefore, smoking is prohibited in lines for the rides and all water attractions. We have provided designated smoking stations throughout the park. All indoor areas will remain smoke-free environments. Outdoor smoking stations are designated in guest areas by smoking urns, red benches, and "Designated Smoking Area" signs. These signs are marked on the park maps.
Adventure Island is committed to providing a fun and safe environment for everyone. For accommodations, please visit Guest Relations at the front of the park.
Our Park Accessibility Guide includes important information for our guests with disabilities and functional needs or for those who may require additional assistance.
For additional information about accommodation and park accessibility, please contact Guest Relations by email or at (813) 884-4386.
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We want your stay at Adventure Island to be safe as well as fun. Here are some ways we've worked to make every adventure, from swimming to dining, worry-free:
Coolers: To ensure the safety and enjoyment of all adventure Island guests, no coolers, regardless of size, will be allowed inside the water park. Outside picnic pavilions are available outside the front gate for cooler use.
Smoking Policy: Adventure Island is committed to a safe and friendly environment; therefore, smoking is prohibited in lines for the rides, and in all water attractions. We have provided designated smoking stations throughout the park. All indoor areas will remain smoke-free environments. Outdoor smoking stations are designated in guest areas by smoking urns, benches and "Designated Smoking Area" signs, which are situated near most restrooms. These signs are marked on the park maps.
Attire: Guests must wear proper swim attire. Thong bathing suits are not allowed. Cutoff jeans, denim of any kind, cargo shorts and frayed shorts are not allowed. Cotton T-shirts and shorts may not be worn on any body slides. Clothing with metal button, clips, and trim are also prohibited. Water shoes are permitted in pool areas, pathways and all tube based attractions. Water shoes are strictly prohibited on all body slides.
Prohibited Items: For the comfort and safety of our guests, prohibited items include but are not limited to the following:
- Glass containers (exceptions are made for baby food and medicine)
- Tents & Canopies
- Barbecue Grills
- Flotation Devices
- Scuba Masks
- Portable Stereos
- Squirt Guns
Adventure Island reserves the right to prohibit any item that compromises the safety and well being of our guests without posted warning.
Food: Outside food and drinks are not allowed inside Adventure Island. This includes hard and soft coolers, glass containers, food such as sandwiches, pizza, meals, snacks etc. No drinks (other than water) may be taken into the park, this includes soda, flavored drinks or alcoholic beverages. Guests with special dietary needs, please contact [email protected].
Attraction Height Requirements: Visit the Attractions page for more information on specific height requirements. Children may be measured at the height check station located at the entrance of each attraction. All guests, including those using wheelchairs, must meet the height requirement.