On Nov. 17, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s summer hit, Kinetix, was selected as the Brass Ring Award winner for "Best Overall Production" in its budgetary category at the 2010 International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) annual exposition. The IAAPA Brass Ring Awards are highly contested and prestigious awards in the amusement industry that recognize excellence in live entertainment at theme parks, zoos and attractions worldwide.
Kinetix was performed nightly during the adventure park’s Summer Nights from June 11 through August 15. Kinetix is a non-stop, 30-minute contemporary rock experience that incorporates awesome lighting effects, modern music and high-energy performances. Each performance showcased live musicians, singers, dancers and artists from around the world. Busch Gardens’ entertainment team is currently developing an enhanced version of Kinetix for Summer Nights 2011.
Robyn Martin and Josh Howell were also awarded Honorable Mentions as Best Female and Best Male Performer for their performances in Kinetix.