UPDATED: Water main break shuts down Busch Gardens

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Busch Gardens has announced they will reopen today, but due to the temperatures brought by the polar-vortex, the following rides will be closed: Verbolten, Tempesto, Nacht Tower and Grover’s Alpine Express.Busch Gardens announced Thursday the park was forced to close after a break in a water main. 

The park had closed yesterday after a water main broke.

According to a news release from the park, technicians were working to repair the break and the park aimed to reopen on Friday during its regularly scheduled hours of 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.

According to the release, all Thursday tickets will be valid for an additional six days.

This post will be updated as more information becomes available.