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How to score discounted admission to water parks in the Valley!

Posted at 1:16 PM, Jun 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-12 16:16:46-04

Today is a scorcher and a preview of what's to come over summer! So, we're helping you cool off at the water parks in town for less!


At Big Surf in Tempe, it's normally $34 per adult, but buy online, and it's $21 instead! Food City and Bashas' also have tickets for $18! Today, June 12, there's a special deal! Big Surf is teaming up with United Food Bank, so you can either pay $17 online, and some of that money will be donated, or bring five canned food items to the park, and pay $12 admission at the gate! Help each other out!

Parents, listen up! On Mondays, moms get in free with a paid admission, and on Thursdays, it's the same deal for dads! There are also discounts on sites like Groupon for individual tickets and season passes.

When you check out, you can also select other discounts for admission, like military, senior citizens, kids, etc.


At Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, general admission ranges from $35.99 to $45.99, and ages two and under are FREE! It's better to buy online two days in advance to save close to $8. Admission is discounted each day after 4 p.m., and they have a Father's Day Sale going on right now. If you think you'll go a ton and visit other Six Flags attractions, it's better financially to become a member. It will cost you a "starting at" rate or $7.25 per month per person annually. If you're paying for a family of four, it's still cheaper than the cost of one ticket! There is fine print though. Do your research here!


At Golfland Sunsplash, it's normally $33.99 at the gate for guests ages three and up, but it's $26.99 online, only redeemable Sunday through Thursday. No discounts are offered over the weekends. All-day admission for those 48 inches and taller can get in for $33.99. Junior admission is listed at $28.99 for those three and older, up to 47 inches in height. It's the same price for those ages 60 or older. Toddlers (between 12 and 35 months) pay $5.99. Those under 12 months are free. Click here to see more on the pricing.

There are two later options that are cheaper. Night Splash is normally $18.47 in June and July from Wednesday to Thursday from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday to Saturday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Buy online, and you'll pay $15.99. Evening Admission is different, valued at $21.99 for Sunday through Thursday after 3 p.m. and Friday and Saturday after 4 p.m. (2 p.m. on the day Sunsplash closes at 5 p.m.). Be sure to check other discount sites in case a deal pops up!


Does FREE sound better? Click here to see all the splash pads and city pools around town, some of which are FREE!

WATER you waiting for? Have fun, and stay hydrated! Please wear sunscreen too!