Are you planning some theme park family fun this summer? There are amusement parks throughout the country that honor service members with great savings. So before checking out that new roller coaster or water slide, check out these special theme park military discounts. Visit the websites for details.
Dollywood – Located in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, Dollywood offers active or retired military, disabled veterans, military reservists, spouses and dependents a 30% discount on one-day theme park admission tickets now through January 1, 2017, and one-day water park tickets now until September 5, 2016. Tickets must be purchased at the front gate.
Great Wolf Lodge – Take advantage of the Howling Heroes military discount and save 30% off a suite at a Great Wolf Lodge resort. Suite prices include passes to the massive, family-friendly indoor water park, plus kids’ activities, story time, and more.
Kings Island – Kings Island in Mason, Ohio is the largest amusement and water park in the Midwest. Active and retired military personnel who visit Kings Island during Fourth of July Weekend, July 2 – 4, can receive free admission. Military personnel can also purchase up to six discount admission tickets for their immediate family members. Other military discounts may be available throughout the year. Inquire at the Front Gate for details.
Knott’s Berry Farm – Military discounts are available every day at Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park, California. Just show your Military ID at the ticket booths and receive admission tickets for $44. You can also purchase discounted tickets online or at your local on-base Military Ticket Office. Discount does not apply to Special Ticketed Events.
LEGOLAND® California – Active duty service members can save 10% on a one-day admission ticket. Tickets can be purchased at the ticket booths or Guest Services. A greater LEGOLAND military discount may be available if tickets are pre-purchased at an on-base Military Ticket Office.
LEGOLAND® Florida – U.S. service members can receive one free admission to LEGOLAND Florida Resort & Water Park. Just bring your valid Military ID to the ticket window. This discount offer is not available online. Discounted tickets are available at your local Military ITT office on base. There is also a special online LEGOLAND military discount for a second day free.
SeaWorld Parks – As part of its Waves of Honor program, SeaWorld Parks offers any active duty military, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman, one free admission per year to one of the following parks:
Complimentary admission is good for military personnel and up to three direct dependents. These offers are not available at the park. Please visit the website for eligibility information and answers to frequently asked questions.
Six Flags Great Adventure, Magic Mountain and Great America – Most military bases offer discounted admission tickets at their MWR/ITR offices. At Great America, you can also show your Military ID at the Guest Services Center to receive a 20% military discount off the one day General Admission ticket.
Universal Studios Hollywood – Universal Studios Hollywood offers greatly discounted tickets to active and retired service members all year long. These specially priced tickets must be purchased in advance and are only available at participating MWR/ITT offices or by phone. They are not available at the box office. If you do not pre-purchase a ticket, military personnel and their dependents can still receive $3 off General Admission tickets by showing a valid Military or U.S. Government ID at the ticket booth.
Walt Disney World Resort – Walt Disney World Resort in Florida is offering Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets (includes the Park Hopper Option) for a special price. Read more about Disney military discounts here. (link to new Disney blog post when it is live). Purchase by December 16, 2016. See website for blackout dates and other restrictions.