Best price on Universal and KBF tickets

Discussion in 'Southern California Theme Parks' started by dr&momto2boys, Sep 30, 2012.

  1. dr&momto2boys

    dr&momto2boys DIS Veteran

    Oct 4, 2006
    What is currently the best price on these tickets/ best place to get them? We will only be spending one day at each park. We are going on the assumption that the City Pass isn't worth it for us. We'll reevaluate that if we add more to our itinerary.

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  3. perlster

    perlster DIS Veteran

    May 20, 2008
  4. endy

    endy DIS Veteran

    Sep 15, 2006
    If you have a Costco card we got annual passes for Universal for $70 in August. Cheaper than the $80/day and you get a discount maybe 10% off food.

    Great deal for us as we'll go again next summer.
  5. JennCa

    JennCa DIS Veteran

    Jul 5, 2006
    Is that really the best price for Knott's? Has anyone tried AAA? Seen at Costco?

  6. sheetz

    sheetz DIS Veteran

    Apr 13, 2012
    I think the advance purchase price of $34 is the cheapest for Knott's tickets. AAA is 30% off the regular rate, which comes out to $42. Knott's does run a promotion for Toys for Tots where you can get free admission on certain days by bringing a toy worth $15.
  7. Crazy4Disney06

    Crazy4Disney06 DIS Veteran

    Jul 14, 2005
    Don't know if either of these will help you, but with the promotion my family will be able to get in to Knott's for $25 for a family of 4! Dh will be free and I will be his free guest and we will get a ticket for our 11 year old for $25 and the 2 year old gets free admission.

    Military Tribute Days

    The free-admission offer applies to all U.S. veterans, retired and active military personnel and their spouse (or one guest.) Up to six additional tickets may be purchased at KnottĀ’s Ticket Booths for only $19 each from November 1-21 and for $25 each November 22 through January 6. Military personnel may also purchase additional tickets at participating local Military ticket office.

    Veterans, active and retired Military Personnel can also stay at the Knott's Hotel at a discounted rate through January 6, 2013. Simply select the Military Tribute option when making your Reservations.

    *Eligible person must be present. Dependent I.D.s will not be accepted
    *Valid proof of military service with photo I.D. required. Eligible person must be present.
    Fire and Police Recognition Days

    Starting Thanksgiving Day and running through January 31, 2013, Knott's will honor all those who protect life and property with Fire and Police Recognition Days. FREE admission to the park will be offered to all active fire and police personnel and one guest. November 22 - January 6 up to six additional tickets can be purchased for only $25 each. January 7- January 31, 2013, up to six additional tickets can be purchased for only $19 each.

    All Active Fire and Police Personnel can also stay at the Knott's Hotel at a discounted rate beginning Thanksgiving Day through January 31, 2013. Simply select the Fire and Police Tribute option when making your Reservations.
  8. cmwade77

    cmwade77 DIS Veteran

    Jul 1, 2005
    Just a note that due to abuse of the Toys for Tots program (people trying to donate used and broken toys), you must now buy the toy from the marketplace at Knott's Berry Farm. But it is still a $15 minimum toy, so it's still the best priced ticket you can get. I just don't want someone spending money on a toy elsewhere and then not being able to donate it.

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