Our Preschool Pass lets kids (ages 3-5) visit for free in the spring & summer
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Free Preschool Pass

Kids (ages 3 - 5) play free this summer with a Preschool Pass

Busch Gardens ® Williamsburg and Water Country USA ® bring out the kid in all of us, so why not experience the fun with your little ones, too. The 2-Park Preschool Pass offers unlimited admission to both our theme park and water park in Williamsburg, Virginia for kids 3 – 5 years old.


This is an online-only offer. You must present your child’s birth certificate or travel passport at a ticket window to receive your Preschool Pass. We can't wait to see you and your family on your next visit.

How do I get a Preschool Pass?

Register online for your child's Preschool Pass
Register Online

Select desired number of tickets below and add them to your cart. Then click Checkout and complete your order.


IMPORTANT: Please enter your child's name when prompted for name of ticket holder.

Get your Preschool Pass at the park
Pick up your child's pass

After you get your email confirmation, bring your e-ticket (printed or electronic) to any of our ticket windows.


IMPORTANT: You will need your child's birth certificate or travel passport on your first visit to the park.

Play at Busch Gardens & Water Country USA
Play All Spring & Summer

Once you've received your child's Preschool Pass, enjoy kid-friendly rides & attractions for the whole family.


IMPORTANT: This does not include admission for parents/guardians and is only valid for the child it is registered to.

  • Preschool Pass

    Busch Gardens & Water Country USA Preschool Pass - FREE admission for children ages 3-5 through Sept. 9, 2018

    FREE admission to two great parks for children ages 3-5 between March 24 - Sept. 9,

    • Unlimited visits to Busch Gardens & Water Country USA
    • Valid March 24 - September 9
    • Offer expires May 31, 2018

    Proof of age is required. Guest must present child's certified birth certificate or a travel passport at the time of redemption. Please note school ID's or children social security ID's will not be accepted. Registration must be completed by May 31, 2018.


    Does NOT include parking. Operating days & hours vary, please check schedule prior arrival. Busch Gardens Williamsburg opens Mar. 24, 2018. Water Country USA opens May 19, 2018. Park prices, products, hours and services are subject to change or cancellation without notice. Voucher may not be transferred, refunded or resold and is only valid for the person listed on the voucher. Void if altered. Remains the property of SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment. Will be confiscated or revoked without restitution for misuse. EXPIRES Sept. 9, 2018.

    OFFER ENDS MAY 31, 2018
    Ages 3-5 $0.00 /ea.

General Questions

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What kind of ticket is the 2-Park Preschool Pass?

Our Preschool Pass grants children between the ages of 3 and 5 years old complimentary entry into both Busch Gardens® Williamsburg theme park and Water Country USA® water park. This ticket product is an online-only offer and is available on a limited basis.


2018 Preschool Passes are only valid through September 9, 2018 and must have been registered prior to May 31, 2018. Once expired, parents will need to wait for the 2019 Preschool Pass registration window to re-open and apply for a new one.

When are Preschool Passes available?

Our parks offer a limited number of Preschool Passes each year. Registration typically starts in spring and ends around end of May.


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What is the eligible age range for the Preschool Pass?

The free 2-Park Preschool Pass is available for kids who are between the ages of 3 and 5 years old.

Does your Preschool Pass include free entry for parents or guardians accompanying them?

Our Preschool Pass only covers admission for the children they were issued to. Accompanying parents and/or guardians must purchase their own tickets or participate in our Membership Program before entering the park.

Does your Preschool Pass include free parking?

Our Preschool Pass does not include free parking for either Busch Gardens® Williamsburg or Water Country USA®.


To save time, we suggest purchasing parking online for Busch Gardens or for Water Country USA. Free parking* is just one of the many benefits of becoming a Member.


* Free parking is subject to availability. Please check your Membership for details on benefits.

Do other parks owned by SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment offer Preschool Pass products as well?

Some of our sister parks like SeaWorld® (opens in new window) or Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay (opens in new window) may offer Preschool Passes. Please see their park sites for specific information.

Register Online

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My child is 5 years old at the time of registration, but will be turning 6 before end of season. Are they still eligible for registration?

As long as your child is 5 years of age on the date you register for the 2-Park Preschool Pass, you are eligible for requesting a Preschool Pass for the year.

Are Preschool Passes for Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA only available to Virginia state residents?

There are currently no residency restrictions associated with our 2-Park Preschool Pass, so you do not need to be a Virginia state resident in order to register.

How long is the 2-Park Preschool Pass valid?

Our 2-Park Preschool Pass is available for entry into both Busch Gardens® Williamsburg and Water Country USA® parks during their spring and summer park seasons.


Once the Preschool Pass has been issued to your child, you may use it for their entry into the park through the end of season, which typically falls after Labor Day. Exact dates for this year can be found on our Preschool Pass page.


Please check our park hours prior to your visit.

How do I get a Preschool Pass for Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA?

In order to obtain a 2-Park Preschool Pass, you need to start the process by registering on our website. Once you have submitted the form online, you will receive an e-ticket as a PDF via email only. Bring a printed copy of this ticket with you to any of our main ticketing windows, along with a valid form of identification proving the child's date of birth.


Examples of accepted identification are an original (not a copy) of a certified birth certificate or the child's travel passport. Once the documents have been processed, a Preschool Pass will be issued to you for immediate use through the season.

Redeem at the Park

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What form of identification do I need to provide?

Accepted forms of identification for your child are an original certified copy of the registered child's birth certificate or a valid travel passport. Photocopies of either will not be accepted.


School identification cards and children's Social Security cards will also not be accepted. Preschool Passes will not be issued if you fail to provide either accepted forms of identification.

Where do I receive the 2-Park Preschool Pass?

This offer is only available online and cannot be obtained at the park. You must register online before you get to Busch Gardens® Williamsburg or Water Country USA®. Exact dates for this year can be found on our Preschool Pass page.


You will receive the 2-Park Preschool Pass at a ticketing window once proper identification is shown proving your child’s date of birth.


Examples of valid identification are an original certified birth certificate or travel passport.

When can Preschool Passes be used for entry into the parks?

Preschool Passes can be used for entry into our two parks through September 9, 2018. However, you must register on or before May 31, 2018.