Busch Gardens says bye-bye to DarKastle

DarKastle at Busch Gardens Williamsburg concept artwork

Busch Gardens has announced that they are closing the doors on DarKastle, a dark ride attraction at their Williamsburg park, which is very similar in technology to Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man at Islands of Adventure. The attraction opened back on May 1, 2005 and closed for good on September 4, 2017.

The park shared the above Facebook video giving fans of the ride one last chance to “ride” the attraction.

The building that DarKastle was located in won’t be demolished, but will instead be transformed into a special events building for seasonal events, such as Howl-O-Scream and their annual Christmas Town event. You can vote on what name the new venue will have on their Facebook page here.

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