September 10, 2012
Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens Williamsburg starts THIS Friday, September 14. Want to save twenty bucks on tickets? Read on…
Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream is rising to a whole new horrifying level in honor of its 14th anniversary. Brave guests who dare to enter better beware. Howl-O-Scream features new bone-chilling scare zones, terrifying shows and gruesome creatures lurking around the park. The park’s younger guests will be treated to Halloween happenings with their favorite characters at Sesame Street Forest of Fun. Howl-O-Scream begins Sept. 14 and continues every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Oct. 28.
Without further ado, here’s the scoop on Howl-O-Scream ticket savings (Spoiler alert – you have three options for getting ~$50 tickets, a $20 savings):
- Friday Twilight Ticket – Want a great deal to avoid the crowds, then come to Howl-O-Scream on a Friday and get $20 off a single-day ticket after 4 p.m. ($49.99 after discount) This deal is only available online so visit www.buschgardens.com/va for complete details.
Wendy’s Coupon – ($49.99 after $20 coupon when buying online, $39.99 for kids ages 3-9) Visit a participating Wendy’s restaurant in Norfolk, Richmond, Charlottesville, Roanoke, Harrisonburg, DC or Raleigh and save up to $20 online or $10 at the gate on up to six single-day tickets to Busch Gardens. This deal begins Sept. 4. Tickets will be valid through Oct. 28. (Ahem, the promo code is BGWWENDYSHOS – hours frittered away researching theme park deals has afforded me the marketable skill of guessing codes )
OR Buy a Papa John’s pizza in Norfolk or Richmond and receive a coupon for $12 off the online
purchase, or $6 off the front gate price, of a single-day Busch Gardens ticket. Tickets are valid
through Oct. 28. (Code is BGWPAPA)
OR Look for Coca-Cola products at participating Wal-Mart stores in Virginia or Maryland and
save $15 on a single-day ticket to Busch Gardens. Guests can purchase up to six tickets at the
discounted price. This Wal-Mart promotion begins Sept. 28 and is valid through Oct. 28.
Parks & Rec Tickets – Through October 28, Henrico Recreation and Parks sells $49 adult tickets and $39 youth (ages 3-9) To purchase, you have to visit the department’s administrative office (8600 Dixon Powers Drive, Henrico). Payment forms accepted: cash (exact change); MasterCard and Visa pin-based debit cards; and Discover Cards. For more information, call our Theme Park Hotline at 501-7500.
Busch Gardens Williamsburg Fall Fun Card – The Fall Fun Card is your ticket to Howl-O-Scream 2012. Pay for a day ($69.99) and get unlimited admission from September 8, 2012 through October 28, 2012.
Season Pass Holders – Can bring a friend for FREE on Sept 14 (limit 1), and save 50% off a single-day ticket every Friday during Howl-O-Scream. Visit bgwpass.com for complete details.
Want a season pass? Use promo code BGW1YR12 to save $20 on a one-year pass (makes it $99.99) or $30 on a two-year pass ($159.99)
FREE Sesame Street Forest of Fun Preschool Pass (For Virginia residents only). For the third consecutive year Busch Gardens is offering kids ages 3 through 5, a Free Sesame Street Forest of Fun Preschool Pass, valid for unlimited admission through Oct. 28, 2012. Online registration required. Please note that Howl-O-Scream may not be appropriate for young children.
Here’s To The Heroes. Busch Gardens is proud to salute the men and women of the armed forces and their families. Throughout 2012, members of the military and as many as three direct dependents can visit SeaWorld, Busch Gardens or Sesame Place parks with a single-day complimentary admission. This offer is not valid during Christmas Town. For your service and sacrifice, we thank you.
Here is the regular season Busch Gardens coupon post