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Top Twelve Reasons to Become a Busch Gardens Member

February 5, 2024
We know most lists offer a top ten, but with twelve months of fun and countless reasons to visit; it seemed fitting to share 12 perks of being a Busch Gardens Member.

We know most lists offer a top ten, but with twelve months of fun and countless reasons to visit; it seemed fitting to share 12 perks of being a Busch Gardens Member.

Family walking around Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

1) Unlimited Admission: Unlimited? You heard that right! Busch Gardens Members can visit the World’s Most Beautiful Theme Park again and again, from Mardi Gras to Christmas Town and everything in between all year long.

Members enjoying First to Ride Access on Loch Ness Monster at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

2) First to Ride Access: When Loch Ness Monster: The Legend Lives On opens later this spring, Members will get exclusive early ride access on this iconic attraction! Featuring all-new thematic and experimental elements, Loch Ness Monster: The Legend Lives On will take riders on a journey through Scottish terrain via “Nessie’s” newly refurbished signature steel track.

Entrance of Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

3) FREE Parking: Members enjoy FREE parking each visit, a savings of $32 each time you come to the park. Plus, Premier and Platinum Members get FREE Preferred Parking (subject to availability), letting you get to the fun faster.

Members enjoying a beverage from Grogan's Pub at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

4) Four Flexible Plans: With four different Membership Plans, it’s easy to find the perfect plan for you and your family. Don’t forget, the higher the Membership tier, the more value you will receive.

Members enjoying seasonal food offerings at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

5) Exclusive Savings: As a thank you for being a Member, enjoy up to a 30% discount on food, beverages and merchandise. Which delicious dish are you trying first?

Family enjoying a treat at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

6) FREE Guest Tickets: Share the magic of Busch Gardens by bringing a friend! Members receive up to six FREE guest tickets, distributed at select times throughout the year.

Members enjoying a drink at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

7) Rotating Rewards and Offers: Busch Gardens Members get access to new offers and rewards each month. In February, Members get a FREE Mardi Gras Tasting Item, exclusive event beads, and a BONUS free Guest Ticket. There’s a new reason to visit each month!

Sunset on the Rhine River at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

8) Double the Thrills and Perks: With a two-park Membership, experience the thrills of both Busch Gardens and Water Country USA. When Water Country USA opens in May, two-park Members receive unlimited access to both parks and two sets of monthly rewards.

Members enjoying seasonal events at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

9) Nine Seasonal Events: Busch Gardens’ signature event lineup can’t be beat! From iconic events like Howl-O-Scream and Christmas Town to food focused celebrations like the annual Food & Wine Festival, Members receive rewards and discounts catered to each event throughout the year.

Members walking on to DarKoasterâ„¢ at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

10) ALL-NEW Events and Experiences: Throughout the year, receive access to new and unique events available just for Members. Stay tuned to our social media for more information on these ALL-NEW experiences!

Family walking around Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

11) Admission to Eleven Parks: Platinum Members, this one is for you! In addition to unlimited admission at eleven parks, enjoy Platinum-Exclusive benefits at Busch Gardens Williamsburg. Each month, receive an additional merchandise discount to one select store and the chance to double your discount on a food and beverage purchase. Plus, receive one FREE Single Ride Quick Queue and reserved seating each visit.

Members enjoying a ride at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.

12) Be the first to know: Membership means you are among the first to learn of all-things NEW! Exclusive Town Halls are held throughout the year where Members are invited to join and learn of the new projects, events and more taking place at Busch Gardens and Water Country USA.

This list is just a glimpse into the fun that Busch Gardens Members enjoy all year long! Interested in learning more? Check out our Memberships here.