Busch Gardens to close Curse of DarKastle

Busch Gardens posted on its Facebook page it is closing Curse of DarKastle and will use it as venue space for special events.

The plan is to use the space for special events during Howl-O-Scream and Christmas Town, according to the post.

The park is asking patrons to vote on a name for the space by commenting on the Facebook post. Options are: Gartensburg Castle, NewKastle or Oktoberfest Palaste. The poll closes at noon Friday.

The ride opened in 2005 in the Germany section of the theme park.

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