Once again all Texas Schlitterbahn locations are celebrating American Heroes Week by providing FREE admission to members of the Military, Police, Firefighter & EMTs! Just present your valid ID or proof of service (during the dates below) to receive your complimentary wristband! In addition, tickets for Spouses and Dependents are available for 50% off the gate price.
Below are the dates you can make plans for. Please note that in some cases the full park will not be open. You can see more details here. See updated dates below due to Hurricane Harvey.
Schlitterbahn Galveston –
08/14 – 08/27 09/02 – 0904
Schlitterbahn Corpus Christi – 08/14 – 08/20
Schlitterbahn South Padre – 08/21 – 08/25
Schlitterbahn New Braunfels –
08/28 – 09/01 09/02 – 09/04
Here’s a great deal on admission to Morgan’s Wonderland! Head over to Groupon and get admission for 2 for just $22, then use promo code OFF to receive $5 off! You’ll get 2 tickets for just $17, so just $8.50 each. Groupon discount valid through 07/30.
Note that special needs and children under 2 are always free. Adult admission at the gate is $17 and children, military, and seniors are $11. Also, this offer does not include admission to their waterpark, Inspiration Island. You can find pricing for that here.
Get FREE admission to the San Antonio Aquarium when you donate a new backpack through 08/04! All backpack donations will go to the Back 2 School Expo at Freeman Expo Hall on Saturday, 08/05. Learn more about the Aquarium and Back 2 School Expo here.
Once Upon a Child is hosting a Grab Bag Event this Saturday, 07/29! From 9 am to 8 pm head to San Antonio locations and put as many clearance items as possible in a bag (they provide) for just $10! Get a jump on your Back to School shopping.
I regularly sell to Once Upon a Child and scoped it out over the weekend. I’m not sure what size the bag is, but there was still lots of good clearance items to be had.
UPDATE: The Groupon offer is no longer available, but you can still get a Pogo Pass for $39.98 (a 60% savings) when you head over here and use promo code CURRENCY.
Save 20% off Groupon Local Deals when you use promo code
WOW20 through tomorrow, 07/26 SALE3 through 07/28! There’s a max of $50 and you can do this deal up to 3 times.
If you’re local to San Antonio, you’ll want to check out this PogoPass offer. For just $31.98 (after 20% off promo code) you’ll get admission to multiple venues around town. Use your pass to visit Splashtown, Incredible Pizza, SA Aquarium, Pump It Up, Laser Legend, SA Stars games, Urban Air, University Bowl and more. After visits to just 2 venues it pays for itself. Get your discounted pass here.
This deal is also available in Austin/Waco, Dallas/Ft. Worth, and Las Vegas. Pogo Pass is also available in Phoenix/Tuscon, but there’s currently no Groupon for it. You can still get a pass here with promo code CURRENCY.
Log in to your Groupon account to see if you have an offer for $10 off your next Groupon (min. $11)! If you have it, it’s valid only through 07/22. There’s a limit of 1, and if can be used on Local, Goods, or Getaways. I found Glow in the Dark Mini Golf for 2 at Cosmic Mayhem Blacklight Mini Golf in San Antonio for just $11!
I applied promo code TAKE10 (may be account specific) and my total came out to just $1!
The San Antonio Zoo is offering FREE admission to first responders during Police, Fire, & EMT Appreciation Days from 07/20 – 09/30! Members of Bexar County and San Antonio police, fire, and EMT departments will need to submit proper ID to get in free. In addition, up to four guests can save 50% off standard admission. See details on the San Antonio Zoo Twitter page.
Discover the Dinosaurs: Unleashed
is making it’s way to San Antonio on August 12th & 13th! Between 9 am and 7 pm you can enjoy this event at Freeman Coliseum Expo Hall.
There will be lots of activities, including the Dino Dig, Fossil Etching, and a Fossil Find. Kids can enjoy crafts, face painting, and bouncy houses in the Kids Adventure Zone. Those ages 3 – 12 can hop in a Jurassic Jeep take a ride around the Dino Raceway! Families can also enjoy a game of mini golf. With so much to do they’re sure to have a blast. Head over here
to take a look at all of the attractions
Tickets are available
ahead of time for $17 for adults & children and $14 for seniors. You can also find them on Groupon for $14
. If you’d like you can purchase tickets at the door the day of the event, but you risk the chance of it being sold out. Visit their events page for more info
I’ve teamed up with at VStar Entertainment Group and have been given the opportunity to give away a family 4-pack to a lucky reader in the San Antonio area (Fort Worth enter here
)! If you’re able to attend Discover the Dinosaurs: Unleased
at the Freeman Coliseum Expo Hall on 08/12 or 08/13 please enter the giveaway below.
(Giveaway ends on 08/06/17 at 11:59 pm EST. Winner will be chosen via random.org and will be contacted by email.)
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Head over here for even more San Antonio fun. Get deals on the SA Zoo, SA Aquarium, Splashtown, Schlitterbahn and more.