Military Families- FREE Admission to Busch Gardens

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There have been some changes to the Waves of Honor Program and Military admission policies. Here is an update for 2017 per Busch Gardens, make sure to note that these tickets are not valid for Christmas Town. Discounted tickets may also be available through the base ITT office.

Active Duty

Waves of Honor permits any U.S. active duty military, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman to one complimentary admission per year to either SeaWorld®, Busch Gardens®, or Sesame Place® for military personnel and as many as three direct dependents.

Service members and their direct dependents must have a valid active military ID in order to participate. Inactive, standby and retired reserve members, military retirees, U.S. Merchant Marine and civilian Department of Defense workers are ineligible for the program.


Single-Day Tickets to Busch Gardens Williamsburg for the discounted rate of $60 (ages 3+) and to Water Country USA for $38 (ages 3+)*.

Register online using the process.

Offer not valid with any other discounts, promotions, or special offers. Single-day tickets are valid during normal operating days. Please check our operating schedule before visiting the park.* Additional taxes and fees may apply.


For more information and to sign up for Waves of Honor for Active Duty Military at Busch Gardens Click HERE!

For more information and to purchase discounted tickets through the Waves of Honor for Veterans at Busch Gardens Click HERE!

For information about the Busch Gardens & Water Country FREE Preschool Pass Click HERE!

For information about current Discounts/Promotions from Busch Gardens Click HERE!

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