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Lion cubs + pumpkins = epic cuteness at Busch Gardens

TAMPA – Three of Busch Gardens' newest additions are celebrating fall with a little autumnal flair.

In a tradition at all the places with large animals, the Halloween pumpkins were delivered. In this case, lion cubs Kembe, Shaba and Shtuko were the adorable beneficiaries.

For a limited time, Florida residents can take advantage of the perfect fall day at the park with Busch Gardens' $50 Weekday Pass, available on

And, of course, there's always Howl-O-Scream. The event runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights, now through Oct. 26. Hours are 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m.

General admission to Howl-O-Scream is $89 plus tax. Reduced advance-purchase rates and special offers are available for Busch Gardens pass members at A $39 savings on general admission tickets is available at participating Publix Supermarkets and AAA locations or with promotional codes found at participating Taco Bells and Applebee's.