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New Speakeasy Now Open At Busch Gardens

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JAMES CITY-Busch Gardens Williamsburg is introducing a new immersive bar experience for guests 21 and older this summer.

On Wednesday, July 20, the theme park will open Burgermeister’s Hideaway, a new speakeasy. The speakeasy will feature handcrafted cocktail flights customized to each season.

“The tale of Bürgermeister’s Hideaway dates back to a centuries-old mystery bar that offers a different type of counter service with a drink that is contrary to its country,” a press release reads. “This hidden den, run by Busch Gardens’ iconic Bürgermeister, offers signature cocktail, mocktail, wine and beer flights that will leave guests craving more.”

Cocktail flights that will be on tap when the speakeasy first opens will include a watermelon jalapeno margarita, a chocolate hazelnut banana martini, and a strawberry basil spiked lemonade.

Guests must make reservations to visit the speakeasy. Cost is $50 per person, which include three signature drinks. Guests who make reservations before Friday, July 22, will receive a 20 percent discount. Those who hold Busch Gardens membership passes will also receive discounts throughout the year.

For more details on the new speakeasy at Busch Gardens, visit its website.

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