Knott's Berry; Farm Military Tribute Days from May 27-31, 2019. The park offers free admission for all active, retired and veteran military personnel throughout the holiday weekend. A valid military ID or Veteran ID Card must be presented to receive the free admission, as well as up to six discounted tickets each.
Busch Gardens (Tampa, Florida and Williamsburg, Virginia): Offers the Waves of Honor program -any active military personnel can claim one free admission to their parks, including up to three direct dependents. This offer must be purchased before arrival at the parks through the park's official website. This deal is also available for SeaWorld, Adventure Island, Water Country USA, Sesame Place and Aquatica SeaWorld Waterpark. (see update)
The Bronx Zoo and the New York Aquarium: Gives active duty, reserve members, and veterans free admission and a 50 percent discount for up to three family members. This offer can only be claimed at the front gates (no online purchases available). Military discounts are not applicable on Wednesdays at the zoo and aquarium. Military and Veteran ID required.
Mystic Aquarium (Mystic, Connecticut) honors active military members and veterans over Memorial Day weekend by giving them free general admission with a military ID, Veterans Administration Card, Veteran ID Card or DD Form 214. Military family members also receive discount admission.
Blue Star Museums: Offer free admission to active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day to more than 2,000 museums across the country. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration between the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and participating museums.
Kings Dominion: Amusement park (Doswell, Virginia) celebrates Memorial Day weekend with free admission to all active and retired military personnel. This special is valid from May 27-31, 2019. The park also plans an extended fireworks show and live entertainment during the holiday weekend.
Kings Island: Amusement park (Mason, Ohio) also offers free admission to all active and retired military personnel over Memorial Day Weekend. Plus, up to six members of a military family can purchase discount tickets for $29.99 each throughout the weekend.
Cincinnati Zoo (Cincinnati, Ohio). Free admission for active and retired military on Memorial Day, plus the ability to purchase up to six half-price tickets for the immediate family.
Schlitterbahn Water Park (locations in Texas and Kansas). American Heroes Week runs from May 27, 2018 - June 6, 2019 at all water park locations. All military, emergency medical technicians, firefighters and police officers receive free admission throughout the week (identification required). Half-price tickets for dependents are also available for purchase. The New Braunfels and South Padre Island locations also have a 20-percent off deal for resort rooms for the military.
Carowinds amusement park (Charlotte, North Carolina): Hosts Military Days on May 27-31, 2019, where active, veterans, or retired military members get free admission to the park. Military and Veteran ID required.