2018-As Memorial weekend approaches, the country is especially mindful of the sacrifices veterans have made for the nation. Busch Gardens® Williamsburg will extend a measure of gratitude with an invitation to U.S. veterans and up to three guests to enjoy incredible moments together this summer. Available May 24 through July 4, U.S. veterans and up to three guests will get one free admission to Busch Gardens Williamsburg.
Veterans and their guests who visit Busch Gardens will be able to experience all the park’s attractions, plus an amazing new attraction, a popular foodie event and an exciting concert line-up during this special offer period.
The park will commemorate Memorial Day and July Fourth with fireworks on May 26 and July 3 and 4. After a day of play at the world’s most beautiful theme park, park guests can stay and watch the night sky light up.
Food & Wine Festival– May 25 – July 1: the multi-cultural culinary experience grows to give guests a wider selection of worldly cuisines. New savory tastes will include Brazil, Cuba, South Korea and Japan.
Food & Wine Festival Concerts – big name concert acts also will take the stage on select weekends during the Food & Wine Festival. Country music sensation Scotty McCreery performs June 9, Hunter Hayes takes the stage on June 16, and pop music star, Andy Grammer, appears on June 30. Concerts will be held in the park’s Royal Palace Theatre and are included with park admission.
The “Waves of Honor” veteran’s offer also is available at SeaWorld Orlando, SeaWorld San Antonio, SeaWorld San Diego and Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.
“The men and women who serve this country in the U.S. Armed Services are incredibly important, and we’re proud to extend our gratitude to these brave men and women and their families,” said John Reilly, interim CEO of SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment. “We hope this invitation to all veterans allows them to make incredible memories with their families at our parks.”
Veterans must redeem their complimentary single-day ticket(s) online at www.WavesofHonor.com. The offer is available online only and is not available at the park’s ticket windows. Veterans and their guests can redeem their one visit anytime between May 25 and July 4.