SeaWorld offering free admission this summer for veterans

Posted at 3:20 PM, May 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-24 16:20:17-04

Beginning today through July 4, 2018, U.S. veterans and up to three guests may enjoy free admission to SeaWorld San Antonio as well as other SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment properties across the U.S.  This new offer joins the ongoing Waves of Honor program that offers complimentary admission to any U.S. active duty military, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman once per year, for the military personnel and as many as three direct dependents.

"As Memorial Day weekend approaches, we are especially mindful of the sacrifices our veterans have made. We want to extend a measure of our gratitude with an invitation for a free visit for them and their families to enjoy incredible moments together this summer," said Carl Lum, SeaWorld San Antonio park president. 

Since SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment started the Waves of Honor program in 2005, more than 9 million active military, veterans and their families have visited the parks for free, which represents an estimated value of $300 million.

Veterans must redeem their complimentary single-day ticket(s) online at, and the free tickets are available online only (not available at the front gate for each park).

Active Military and Veterans can always receive discounted admission tickets through MWR and ITT offices on U.S. military bases as well as These offers are available year-round. Each park may have various discounted admission products throughout the year that are also available online at 
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