Money-Saving Memorial Day Discounts and Specials on Florida Gulf Coast Attractions


Money-Saving Memorial Day Discounts and Specials on Florida Gulf Coast Attractions

 

Memorial Day is almost here and there is plenty to celebrate and to honor on this holiday. To help in your Memorial Day holiday planning, we've rounded up some of the best local discounts to be found in our Gulf Coast towns and at our favorite area attractions. Each of them are a little different and include special events, reduced pricing, and discount admissionwhile others are completely FREE! Read on to find out more. Your wallet will thank you!

Adventure Island Water Park in Tampa: FREE Admission

Adventure Island Water Park is part of the "Waves of Honor” program where any active duty military, activated or drilling reservist or National Guardsman is entitled to one complimentary admission per year to either SeaWorld Orlando, Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, for military personnel and as many as three direct dependents. Remember to bring valid active military ID for the service member and photo ID for their direct dependents in order to participate.

Busch Gardens Tampa: FREE Admission

Busch Gardens is also part of the "Waves of Honor” program and honors any active duty military, activated or drilling reservist or National Guardsman with one complimentary admission per year to either SeaWorld Orlando, Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, for military personnel and as many as three direct dependents. Remember to bring valid active military ID for the service member and photo ID for their direct dependents in order to participate.

Memorial Day Savings

Florida Aquarium, Downtown Tampa: 2 FREE General Admission Tickets

During Memorial Day weekend, May 26-28, 2016, any active duty, veteran, retired or drilling reservist or National Guardsman is entitled to two free general admission tickets to the Florida Aquarium for themselves and a guest. Dependent and guests (up to 4 people) also receive discounted $10 admission. Just remember to present military ID at Aquarium ticket booth to receive the special Memorial Day offer. 

Click here for Florida Aquarium special event ticket prices, offers and information.

Salute To Veterans Tampa Bay Rays Baseball Game: Specially Priced Seat & T-Shirt

On Sunday, May 29 at 1:10p.m the Tampa Bay Rays take on the New York Yankees and invite you to celebrate Memorial Day with them!  It's the perfect time to recognize Armed Forces veterans all over the country as well as in the Tampa Bay community. Enjoy a specially priced seat in the Lower Level and receive a Salute to Veterans T-shirt for just $29, normally a $48 value. Groups of 10 or more receive additional discounts, preferred seating, and a scrolling scoreboard welcome, so round up your posse and take them out to the ballgame. 

You can get your Salute To Veterans Tampa Bay Rays tickets here. Hurry, this is a limited time offer. The password is VETS1.

Memorial Day Sunset Ceremony at Largo Central Park: FREE to Everyone

Monday, May 30, 2016 is the annual Memorial Day Sunset Ceremony at Largo Central Park starting at 7p.m. and continuing until 8:30p.m. Take pause to honor honor those who have sacrificed their lives as soldiers in the United States Armed forces and bring true meaning to the essence of the national holiday. Join us for this special time of music, speakers and remembrance. 

The Memorial Day Sunset Ceremony is free and open to everyone. 

Money Saving Discounts and Specials

Tampa Bay CityPASS Discount Tickets

Did you know that you can save money on Florida Gulf Coast attractions any time, not just on Memorial Day? You can. The Tampa Bay CityPASS does just that. We're talking big savings!

Read all about it here: Where Can You Find Tampa Bay's CityPASS? Right here!

And More on Memorial Day in Florida

Do you need some more ideas and suggestions for your Memorial Day holiday on the Gulf Coast of Florida? Be sure to read our post that gives you Your Memorial Day Holiday To-Do List for Florida's Gulf Coast. Lots of great ideas in there.  

May your Memorial Day holiday be safe, meaningful and spent with family and friends. Hope to see you this weekend!


Are you an active, retired veteran or reserve military personnel? If so, thank you so much for all you do and your service to our country. We appreciate you!


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