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Busch Gardens Williamsburg Military Discounts, Upcoming Events & Opening of Pantheon!

22 April 2022 by

Here is another reason to get excited about a Busch Gardens Williamsburg annual pass, the wait is over, Pantheon is now open!

After much anticipation, the wait is finally over!  It’s time to soar 180 feet in the air, brave a 95° drop, fly through 4 launches, experience 5 air-time hills, conquer 2 inversions and reach speeds of 73 miles per hour.

Pantheon, the world’s fastest multi-launch coaster, is officially open. Join the celebration and brave the record-breaking thrills!

Don't have a pass?  Busch Gardens Williamsburg is proud to offer several ways in which military members and their families can save.


  • Military Pass: This is by far the best deal around! This offer is available for those actively serving in the military. Enjoy unlimited admission and general parking to Busch Gardens Williamsburg including Christmas Town and Water Country USA now thru January 2,2023 ----$109.99 each  In order to grab your military pass, you can either click here to get verified via ID.me for online purchase or go to your local MWR/ITT office to purchase in person.  Please note that prices for the military pass may vary slightly online versus at your local MWR.  GET YOUR MILITARY PASS ONLINE HERE
  • DISCOUNTED 1-DAY TICKETS: Active-Duty military can get up to six discounted tickets to Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA. This offer is available to Active-Duty Military, Activated or Drilling Reservists or National Guardsman. Offer available now through September 11th for Water Country USA and now through October 31st for Busch Gardens Williamsburg
  • Waves of Honor: The Waves of Honor Program provides military personnel and up to three direct dependents one complimentary admission per year to either SeaWorld®, Busch Gardens® or Sesame Place®. This program is not valid at Water Country USA®, Adventure Island®, Aquatica® water parks or Discovery Cove®. 

Who is eligible for Waves of Honor: 

• Service Members and their direct dependents must have a valid Active-Military ID in order to participate.

• Spouses must log in under the Active-Duty Member's account in order to take advantage of the dependent tickets.

• Military guests must register online, print tickets and visit Jan. 8 - Oct. 31, 2022.


U.S. Military Veterans, Retirees and Inactive Ready Reservists are eligible to receive exclusive deals on admission.

We would like to thank our United States Veterans, Retirees and Inactive Ready Reservists who have served and fought to protect our country. You have made the ultimate commitment and have demonstrated courage through your service, dedication and sacrifice. To show our appreciation, we want to give you quality time with those you love.

  • DISCOUNTED 1-DAY TICKETS: Veterans can get up to six discounted tickets to Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA. Offers extend to U.S. Veterans, retirees and Inactive Ready Reservists who have been honorably served Former service member must provide proof of service in order to participate

Tickets must be obtained online and redeemed at the park for visitation by:
Sept. 11, 2022 for Water Country USA
October 31, 2022 for Busch Gardens Williamsburg

You can grab all of these military offers online on the link below.  Or, you can stop into your local MWR/ITT offices.  Just be aware that prices may vary slightly. 

Busch Gardens Williamsburg has a great lineup of events this spring and summer.  Below, check out all of the important dates and events so you don't miss any of the fun! You can learn more details about each event here

Disclaimer: Restrictions apply. Does not include membership events or benefits. Savings not available at front gate. Base Surcharges apply. Online Pricing may be different than MWR Pricing.  Prices are subject to change. Operating Hours and days vary, please check schedule before arrival. ©2022 SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, Inc. All rights reserved.

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