Southern California Attraction Discounts – Universal Studios, Legoland, Knott’s Berry Farm & more!

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Southern California Discount Tickets

Southern California Attraction Discounts

Southern California is a very popular destination for families as many folks head to Disneyland for vacation. But there are many other awesome attractions down in southern California to take advantage of as well if you’re headed there for vacation. We have put together a list of discounts that we have found to be popular family attractions in Southern California area – both around Los Angeles and San Diego.

There are a few large attractions in Southern California that are generally the most popular with families.

In addition to Disneyland these include:

  • Universal Studios California
  • Knotts Berry Farm & Knotts Soak City
  • Legoland California
  • Sea World – San Diego
  • San Diego Zoo

We have included a break down on some of the current best offers for the attractions we have listed above. There are also multi-attraction passes that can save you if you plan to visit more then one. We have listed out some deals on those multi-attraction passes too!

There are many attractions to see in the Southern California area beyond this list as well, and aRes Travel is a discount travel site that provides some of the best ticket deals you will find in many cases. They carry discount tickets for all kinds of attractions in the Southern California area.

We will be updating this post regularly to make sure the best promotions that we can find for these Southern California destinations are included, so be sure to check back regularly.


Disneyland Tickets

We have also put together lots of savings tips specifically for visiting Disneyland if you are looking for those. You can find those tips here:

*These discounts are subject to change; they are current at the time of posting but can change at any time, so make sure to check out all the details on the website regarding the discount & prices

Southern California Attraction Discounts:

Los Angeles/Anaheim Area:

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Universal Studios – 

Adults (ages 10+) – $100 (Reg $120)
Kids (ages 3 – 9) $94 (Reg $114)

You can print off your ticket & use right away – go straight to the gate. Tickets are good thru December 31, 2017. This pass does not include parking.

There are additional discounts on tickets for VIP Experiences, Front of the Line Passes, Multi-Day Tickets & Multi-Park tickets (with SeaWorld San Diego & Universal Studios), so make sure to check those out as well.

knotts berry Farm

Knott’s Berry Farm –

Regular Tickets (Ages 12 – 62) – $44 (Reg. $75)
Juniors/Seniors Tickets (Ages 3 – 11 & 62+) – $41 (Reg. $45)

You can print off your ticket & use it right away – go straight to the gate. These tickets include unlimited use of all rides, shows and attractions (except Pan For Gold and arcades). Your admission ticket expires December 31, 2017.

If you buy an Any day Family Pack you can really save. Buy two regular admission and save $60!

 Souther California City Pass

Southern CA CityPASS –

Adults (Ages 10+) – $344 (Price to purchase included admissions separately, $503)
Youth (Ages 3-9) – $315 (Price to purchase included admissions separately, $479)

The CityPASS Admission Card must be picked up at the Disneyland Resort first, prior to use.  This pass gets you admission to four attractions: LEGOLAND California Resort, SeaWorld San Diego, a 3-Day Disneyland Resort Park Hopper Ticket for entrance into Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park, plus (1) Magic Morning admission to a designated Disneyland Resort Theme Park.  The Admission Card is valid for 14 days from the first use and are non-refundable.  Must purchase and use by December 31, 2017.

Warner Bros. Studio Tour –

Deal Price from aRes Travel: $58 (versus Gate Price of $62)

Go Card Los Angelas

Go Pass LA – Save 55% on regular admissions.

You can use a Go Pass for 4 consecutive days on many popular local attractions. Some highlights of attractions that a Go Pass will get you admission for include:

  • Universal Studios Hollywood – up to 3 visits
  • LEGOLAND® California
  • Knott’s Berry Farm
  • Pacific Park – Santa Monica Pier
  • Six Flags
  • Hollywood Movie Star Homes Tour
  • Warner Bros. VIP Studio Tour
  • Malibu Celebrity Homes Tour
  • Sony Pictures Studio Tour
  • Madame Tussaud’s Hollywood

San Diego Area:


Legoland –

Make sure to check out our post about all the ways to save on Legoland admission tickets.

Discount Tickets:

In addition to the discount tickets we’ve found below, there is also a special discount of Buy 1 Day, Get 4 Days FREE at Legoland and Sea Life Aquarium and Water Park!  All visits must be used within 5 consecutive days from date of first use and your first visit must occur on or before November 1, 2015.  The water park visit requires same day admission to LEGOLAND and is open seasonally.

Adult (Ages 13+) – $86 (Reg. $98)
Child (Ages 3-12) – $80 (Reg. $92)

There are additional discounts on tickets for Disneyland Resort and LEGOLAND California Combo Passes, LEGOLAND and Sea Life Hopper Passes, and more, so make sure to check those out as well.

Seaworld San Diego –

7 Day Pass (Unlimited admission for 7 consecutive days):

Adult (Ages 10+) – $71 (Reg. $93)
Child (Ages 3 – 9) – $71 (Reg. $93)

Tickets are valid thru December 31, 2017.

San Diego Zoo –

Adult (Ages 12+) $45 (Reg. $52)
Child (Ages 3 – 11) – $37 (Reg. $42)

You can also get a great deal on Family Pack  to the San Diego Safari Park. Save $27 on a one day pass so make sure to check it out to.

Kids Visit Free in October:

Kids can visit the San Diego Zoo for free during the month of October.  There is no limit on the amount of children that are free per paid adult (within reason for proper supervision).  Valid for children 11 and under.  No coupon required.  Click here for more information.

Other Areas / Attractions in California –

California’s Great America –

Single Day Ticket – Good Any Day – Ticket Deal price $43 (vs. Adult Gate price of $64.00 – save $21)



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