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Disney Parks offer special rates to active duty and retired military families in 2016

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Disney Parks have made an announcement that could draw U.S. active duty and retired military personnel to their theme parks in the coming year. This includes those serving in, or who have served in, the United States Coast Guard, National Guard and Reservists.

Both parks, Disney World and Disneyland, have special rates.

(Photo Courtesy: Disney World)

Cinderella Castle in Disney World’s Magic Kingdom (Photo Courtesy: Disney World)

Disney World in Orlando – active and retired U.S. military personnel their spouses can purchase the following options from September 25, 2015 through December 16, 2016:

  • Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets with Park Hopper Option for $196 each, plus tax
  • Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets with Water Park Fun and More Option for $196 each, plus tax
  • Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets with Park Hopper and Water Park Fun and More Options for $230 each, plus tax.

Those tickets must be used January 3 – December 19, 2016. However, tickets may not be used March 20 – April 1.

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Sleeping Beauty Castle at Disneyland (Image: MGN Online/Wikipedia / Cd637 / CC BY-SA 3.0 )

Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California – active and retired U.S. military personnel their spouses can purchase the following options from October 12, 2015 through December 16, 2016:

  • Disney Military Promotional 3-Day Park Hopper Tickets for $143 each

Those tickets must be used January 3 – December 19, 2016. However, tickets may not be used March 20 – April 1.

 

Ticket Limits

Active and retired U.S. military personnel can purchase Disney Military Promotional Tickets for themselves and up to five additional family members or friends. No more than six Disney Military Promotional Tickets may be purchased by any eligible member of the U.S. military (or spouse) pursuant to this offer. All tickets and options are non-transferable and must be used within the dates listed above.

There are also specially-priced rooms at select Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort hotels. This offer is valid for most dates from January 3 – December 19, 2016, except March 20 – April 1, 2016.

A full list of special rates can be found at disneymilitaryoffers.com.

For information on Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets for admission to Walt Disney World Resort, or to make room reservations at Walt Disney World Resort, military personnel may call 407-939-7830 or participating U.S. military base ticket offices. For information regarding Disney 3-Day Military Promotional Tickets for admission to the Disneyland Resort, or to make room reservations at the Disneyland Resort, military personnel may call 714-520-7088 or participating U.S. military base ticket offices.

Here are some other details you should know about as listed on the announcement:

  • Disney Military Promotional Tickets may be purchased at participating U.S. military sales outlets ONLY by Eligible Service Members (defined below) or their spouses (but not both), for use by themselves and other family members and friends, as provided herein. These Tickets may not be otherwise transferred, distributed or resold.
  • “Eligible Service Members” are active or retired members of the U.S. military, including the National Guard, Reservists and the U.S. Coast Guard.
  • The actual prices charged at the individual U.S. military base ticket offices for Disney Military Promotional Tickets may be less than the prices set forth above.
  • Participating military sales outlets must require that Eligible Service Members (or their spouses) present valid military identification to purchase Disney Military Promotional Tickets.
  • Disney 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets for admission to the Walt Disney World Resort are not valid until activated by the Eligible Service Members (or their spouses) at Walt Disney World theme park ticket windows. Tickets and options expire and may not be used after December 19, 2016. Valid military identification will be required for purchase and use.
  • Disney 3-Day Military Promotional Tickets for admission to the Disneyland Resort expire and may not be used after December 19, 2016. Valid military identification will be required for purchase and use.
  • No more than six (6) Disney Military Promotional Tickets may be purchased and (if applicable) activated by any Eligible Service Member or spouse (regardless of the place of purchase and whether purchased by that person or that person’s spouse). In addition, one of the six (6) Tickets purchased must be used by the Eligible Service Member or his/her spouse.
  • Each Disney Military Promotional Ticket must be used by the same person on any and all days.