Here are some ways you can get a discount on tickets to Worlds of Fun/Oceans of Fun.
This popular Kansas City attraction offers fun for all ages throughout most of the year. Adults and kids alike can have “Worlds of Fun” with rollercoasters, games, food, shows and more.
Worlds of Fun recently announced the park will be open for the 2020 season through Monday, Sept. 7. Oceans of Fun will remain closed for 2020.
Worlds of Fun Ticket Discounts for 2020
Buy your Worlds of Fun tickets online in advance: In past years the park offered an “Everyone Pays Kids’ Price” deal. Even through this offer isn’t available this season, it’s still much cheaper to buy your tickets online and Kansas City on the Cheap has a great deal for single day tickets for our readers.
Single Day Tickets: By purchasing their Worlds of Fun tickets here, Kansas City on the Cheap readers can get into Worlds of Fun on any operating day through Sept. 7, 2020 for $29.99 – with fees that’s a total of just $31.99. This is a full $7.50 savings per ticket compared to purchasing directly from the park.
Buy a Worlds of Fun Season Pass: If you’re going to visit more than once this year, you might want to consider buying a season pass. The cheapest option (Silver Pass) is on sale now for $95 each Payments can be made in full or broken down into 6 installments of $13 each after the initial $17 down payment. But the Silver Pass doesn’t include parking, which is at least $17 per visit..
2020 Worlds of Fun Gold Season Passes are on sale now for $130 each (new pass holders) and $121 (renewing pass holders). Payments can be made in full or broken down into increments of 6 installments of $18 (new) or $16.50 (renewing) each after the initial $22 down payment. 2020 Worlds of Fun Gold Season Passes are valid for the 2020 and 2021 season, including Halloween Haunt and WinterFest.
The 2020 Pre-K Pass: The Worlds of Fun Pre-K Pass gets your child age 3-5 into the park FREE for the entire 2020 season. Here’s what you need to do:
- Register online before going to the park. Registration needs to be done by Sept. 7, 2020.
- Come to the park with your child and proof of their age (birth certificate, passport) by Sept. 7, 2020 and activate their Pre-K Pass. Your child has to be present with you to do this.
- Once the renewal process is complete online, your child’s Pre-K Pass is valid for the full 2020 season. 2020 Pre-K passes are eligible for FREE 2021 renewal as long as your child is between ages 3-5 at that time.
Worlds of Fun won’t start selling daily tickets until sometime in early July. Here are the ticket prices you can expect.
Funday Bundle: Get some extras like parking and a single meal deal with your admission. Funday Bundle tickets start at $45, plus taxes and fees.
Parking: Save up to $10 when you purchase your parking pass online.
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Worlds of Fun 2019 Season Admission Deals
Buy your tickets online in advance: This year single day admission is $46 for adults (Friday-Sunday) and $41 for adults (Monday-Thursday) through Oct. 27, 2019. Buying tickets online in advance saves you up to $22 off the gate price. Junior (three or younger and under 48″ tall)/Senior tickets (62+) are available for $41 all season if you buy them online. They’re $43 at the gate, so you’ll still save $2 per ticket.
Last year the park offered an “Everyone Pays Kids’ Price” deal. Even through this offer isn’t available this season, it’s still much cheaper to buy your tickets online.
Buy an after 4 p.m. pass: An after 4 p.m. pass will cost you $37 online and $41 at the gate Sunday-Friday and $39.99 online and $46 at the gate on Saturdays. This option will save you up to $26 per ticket.
Buy a two-day pass: A two-day pass is $61.99 online; $68 at the gate. This option will save you up to $58 if you’re paying gate prices and up to $30 if you’re buying online. The pass can be used on any two public operating days in 2019 (so you don’t have to use it two days in a row) through Oct. 27, 2019. It does have to be used by the same person on both visits, and it’s not valid for WinterFest.
Buy a season pass: If you’re going to visit more than a couple of times this year, you might want to consider buying a season pass. The cheapest option (Silver Pass) is $125, but that doesn’t include parking, which is at least $17 per visit, and it’s only valid through Labor Day. You’d be better off paying $135 for the Gold Pass. It does include parking, plus food and merchandise discounts and other perks. And it’s valid for the entire season, including Halloween Haunt and WinterFest.
Make it a special weekend with a Family Friday night bundle: Buy this special admission package that includes after 4 p.m. admission, a meal and parking. For $37 (purchased online – a savings of $55 off the front gate price) this deal can be used for ages three and older and comes with parking (a $17 value) and a single meal deal (entree, side and regular size fountain drink at one participating location). Valid on May 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9, or 30, 2019.
Show your military credentials: Active-duty U.S. military personnel, reserve, or retired military (with honorable or medical discharge) and government issued ID get FREE admission on:
Armed Forces Day (Saturday, May 18, 2019)
Memorial Day (Monday, May 27, 2019)
Independence Day (Thursday, July 4, 2019)
Labor Day (Monday, September 2, 2019)
You can also get a discount on tickets for up to six family members on those holidays.
Worlds of Fun also offers admission for active military personnel and their families throughout the regular season. Military members with a valid government-issued ID can receive admission for themselves and up to six family members for $49 per person at the gate. Deeper military discounts are available online so it’s better to buy them online if possible. Not only are the rates cheaper, but sometimes they include parking (a$17+ value). Military discounts at Worlds of Fun for the 2019 season are as follows:
$39.99 – April 13 through June 17 (includes parking)
$42.99 – June 17 through Aug. 4 (does not include parking)
$39.99 – Aug. 5 through Oct. 27 (includes parking)
To redeem military discounts at Worlds of Fun online, select “Buy Now,” then select “2019 Military Tickets” from the dropdown menu under “2019 Daily Tickets” in the top left-hand corner and select the date of your visit.
Be appreciated for your public service and military service: First responders (police, correction officers, firefighters, EMTs) and military service members (active, reserve, retired and veterans) get FREE admission Aug. 5-9 and Aug. 12. Just show your official, professional photo ID or government issued ID at the front gate ticket window.
You can also purchase admission tickets for up to six family members at a special discounted price of $22.99 each.