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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is hiring for Howl-O-Scream.

If you are looking for a job, Busch Gardens is now hiring Scare Actors for Howl-O-Scream.

No experience is necessary, but you must be 18 years of age or older. They are looking for hundreds of enthusiastic performers who will add horror and humor to the award-winning event.

There are 6 audition dates available. If you are interested you can apply for an audition spot by visiting

  • Friday, July 16, 3:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.
  • Friday, July 30, 3:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.
  • Saturday, July 31, 11:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
  • Friday, August 6, 3:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.
  • Saturday, August 7, 11:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
  • Saturday, August 14, 3:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.

Performers are asked to wear comfortable clothing and apply online for the position prior to attending an audition.

Howl-O-Scream returns to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay beginning September 10 through October 31 for 28 select nights. The event will feature five horrifying haunted houses, eight expansive scare zones, and unpredictable scares.


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