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Pokemon Go is displayed on a cell phone in Los Angeles on Friday, July 8, 2016. Just days after being made available in the U.S., the mobile game Pokemon Go has jumped to become the top-grossing app in the App Store. And players have reported wiping out in a variety of ways as they wander […]

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Busch Gardens is getting in on the Pokemon Go craze and will hold a lure-a-thon where players can try to level up as many Pokemon as possible.

In a news release sent Thursday, Busch Gardens in Tampa said the lure-a-thon will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Players can roam the park with their cellphones, looking for cartoon monsters.

Park Pass Members will get exclusive access to seven PokeStops with activated lure modules in the Egypt area of the park from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

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