Busch Gardens has announced that the Beach Boys and Pat Benatar has cancelled their Bands, Brew & BBQ dates.

In response to the cancellation, Busch Gardens tweeted, "we are committed to bringing our fans a great festival."

“We’re disappointed there’s a media controversy enacted by animal activists based on misinformation,” said Travis Claytor, spokesperson for Busch Gardens.

Busch Gardens is owned and operated by SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment.