• Project Madrid is a Coaster In an effort to avoid burying the lead, let’s jump right into the news. One of our forum members, kingadam, tipped us off to a new filing with James City County regarding Busch Gardens Williamsburg’s Festa Field plans (codenamed Project Madrid). The site plan included in this new round of documents depicts impervious areas of […] Zachary No responses August 10, 2018
  • Black Friday InvadR Update Today marked the opening night of this year’s Christmas Town, but it also brought something else as well: A new opportunity to check in on how InvadR is progressing. There will be plenty of formal Christmas Town content coming soon (in addition to ongoing Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram coverage), but tonight we’re going to focus on […] Zachary No responses November 26, 2016
  • Leaking Project 2017 It’s the eleventh hour—the park is making their announcement on Saturday—and we know you all are chomping at the bit, anticipating the unveiling of Busch Gardens’s Project 2017. Though we don’t know everything the park is planning to reveal on the 19th, hopefully we can relieve a little bit of that intense suspense tonight. It’s time to leak BGW’s […] Zachary One response March 18, 2016
  • Saving Le Scoot As many of you know, Busch Gardens Williamsburg has spent the last three years renovating the park’s 41 year-old Arrow log flume, Le Scoot. From the beginning of this project, BGWFans has expressed time and time again how impressed we are that the park is making the investments required to restore this 1975 park original. A […] Zachary One response March 15, 2016
  • Locating Project 2017 February 3rd, 2016 (11:10 AM) Update: Hours after finishing this post, Busch Gardens Williamsburg published a second video quite literally confirming the red area in the map below. I encourage you all to read the rest of the post, but know that we’re now dealing in park-confirmed fact instead of my assessment of small shreds of evidence. Deeper analysis into the […] Zachary One response February 3, 2016
  • Tempesto Construction Update #6 It’s time for another Tempesto Construction update! If you missed the last one it can be viewed here. Because the park is now closed till sometime in March, this will most likely be the last in-park Tempesto construction update for a while. Over the last couple weeks, Tempesto has been growing like a weed. On the 31st alone, […] Matthew No responses January 5, 2015
  • Tempesto Construction Update #5 Well, it’s probably long over-due, but it’s time for another Tempesto construction update! If you missed our previous construction update, you can check it out here. If you have visited the park recently, you’ve probably noticed that the skyline is changing rapidly as Tempesto quickly rises. Construction thus far has primarily been focused on the two tower structures […] Matthew No responses December 21, 2014
  • Tempesto Construction Update #4 It has been nearly a month since guests were last able to see what has been happening at the construction site for Busch Gardens Williamsburg’s new, still unannounced coaster, Tempesto. Turns out that during that time, the park has made a ton of progress. What all is done? Well, both massive support towers have begun […] Zachary No responses November 25, 2014
  • Tempesto Construction Update #3 [iconbox title=”Previous Tempesto Update” icon=”info”]If you missed our September 23rd update, you can check it out here![/iconbox] After a bit of a delay (mainly caused by helping out with KDFans), it’s finally time for another Tempesto construction update! Today we bring some rather massive news: We have footers! In addition to the sudden appearance of […] Zachary 2 responses October 8, 2014
  • Tempesto Construction Update #2 [iconbox title=”Previous Tempesto Update” icon=”info”]If you missed our September 6th update, you can check it out here![/iconbox] First off, I guess I should point this out so the title makes a bit more sense to everyone… Official #BGWProject2015 name: Tempesto. More info coming soon. — BGWFans.com (@BGWFans) September 18, 2014 That’s right! According to the information […] Zachary No responses September 23, 2014