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FREE San Antonio SeaWorld Tickets for Texas Teachers and Military Families (Pssssst — Pass this Along!)

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If you know a teacher or someone in the military, please thank them for their service and pass this along quickly (this expires for teachers this week)…

SeaWorld in San Antonio is honoring teachers and military families with FREE tickets to SeaWorld.  Here’s the scoop:

:: FREE Unlimited Admission Teacher’s TicketSea World is offering a FREE Adult Fun Card to all actively employed and certified K-12 grade school instructors in the state of Texas.  This Teacher pass is a 2014 Fun Card that allows unlimited admission to SeaWorld San Antonio now through the end of the year.  Teachers are also able to purchase additional passes at $5 off for their family and friends. Hurry ~ registration ends May 31, 2014 and redemption of your Fun Card must take place by August 1, 2014. Required credentials include a copy of your Texas Teacher certification, a Valid Texas I.D., copy of paystub from within the last 30 days, and the e-voucher you’ll get when you register.   Similar offers available to teachers at Sea World in Orlando, Florida (here).

Go here to register for your FREE Teacher’s pass.   

:: FREE Single-Day Admission for Military Families: SeaWorld is providing FREE admission to active military and up to 3 of their direct dependants. Dependents may take advantage of the offer without their service member, though an adult must accompany minor dependents, and dependent ages 10 and over must present valid dependent I.D.  A Department of Defense photo ID will need  to be presented at the entrance plaza to SeaWorld (or click here and submit your information). This offer is valid at SeaWorld San Antonio, San Diego, or Orlando.

Go here to learn more and register to get your FREE Military family passes.

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FREE Sea World San Antonio Tickets for Military Families & 50% OFF for Veterans (Pssssst ~ Pass this Along!)

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If you know a veteran or someone in the military, please thank them for their service and pass this along…

SeaWorld in San Antonio is honoring active duty military families and veterans with FREE and 50% OFF tickets to SeaWorld.  Here’s the scoop:

:: FREE Single-Day Admission for Active Duty U.S. Military Families: SeaWorld is providing FREE admission to active duty military, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman through their Waves Of Honor program. Active military personnel and up to 3 of their direct dependents  will receive one complimentary admission per year to either SeaWorld, Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, Water Country USA, or Sesame Place or Aquatica SeaWorld’s Waterpark. Offer expires December 31, 2013.  Register for free tickets and learn more here.

:: 50% OFF Single Day Admission for Military and Veterans: Through Monday, November 11, 2013, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment is also honoring our U.S. military and American veterans by providing 50% off single-day regular admission tickets.   Qualified service members and veterans can purchase up to six single-day admissions in advance to  SeaWorld (San Antonio, Orlando and San Diego), Busch Gardens (Tampa and Williamsburg), and Sesame PlaceThis offer is available exclusively online (go here) or at participating military bases.

Qualified service members and veterans must present valid military ID and/or proof of service.

Go here to learn more and register to get your FREE & 50% OFF Military family tickets.

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SniqueAway San Antonio Christmas Vacation Bargain: Eilan Hotel Resort & Spa at $139/night ~ Posh Deal!

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Worth passing along ~ SniqueAway has a fantastic $139/night hotel deal for a posh San Antonio Christmas getaway at the Eilan Hotel Resort and SpaThis beautiful  location is known for its impeccable service, plush furnishings, luxurious décor and lavish marble baths.  It’s within a few minutes of Sea World, Fiesta Texas, and La Cantera shopping center and about 20 minutes from the Alamo and San Antonio’s Riverwalk.

You likely know that we are BIG fans of TripAdvisor’s travel bargain site SniqueAway (you can read our review here), as we personally used them to save a bundle on our last two vacations and our experience was EXCELLENT.  Backed by the credibility of our favorite travel review site, TripAdvisor.com, SniqueAway offers limited-time sales and deep discounts on some fantastic 4 & 5-Star rated hotels around the world, with savings typically from 40-60% OFF.

Through SniqueAway’s sale, hotel rates at Eilan Hotel Resort & Spa start at $139 a night and there are dates available now through the end of March (perfect if you are looking for a holiday get-away or want to see the famous Riverwalk Christmas lights in San Antonio).  This is also a convenient spot to stay if you are planning to take the family to SeaWorld or Fiesta Texas in the Spring.

To Get The Deal:

Go here to sign-in to SniqueAway (or become a member for FREE), then navigate to The Eilan Hotel Resort & Spa deal.  Tip:  Be sure to look for a diamond-shaped icon on the dates when you peruse the available options on the calendar ~ the diamond icon means those dates feature the lowest sale price.

Popular dates often sell out quick.  If you intend to take advantage of this deal, you won’t want to wait too long as it’s only available on SniqueAway for 3 more days and popular dates tend to sell out fast (offers are on a first come, first serve basis).

Learn more about SniqueAway, here or go here for a longer review of our experience with SniqueAway (and why we like it so much!).

Sign up & join here (FREE)!

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How SniqueAway Works

1.  Sign up with this invitation. There is no cost to join the members-only service, but an invitation is required.  As a reader of Frugal in Fort Worth, you are officially invited (Go here)!

2.  Check out the weekly hotel deals. Once you’re a member, there are always deals available on SniqueAway, with 10-15 new sales added weekly.

  • Members are notified via email of each week’s hotel deals, with offers on a first come, first serve basis, lasting up to seven days or until sold out. Members can preview future hotel deals seven days in advance and can set up a reminder for alerts when sales start.
  • After members receive and accept the invitation, they can check out photos and property overviews of the hotel offers. Inside every SniqueAway Escape there are TripAdvisor reviews, hotel amenities, room details—even local hot spots and location maps.
  • All hotels featured on SniqueAway have earned at least a four-star rating classification and four out of five review ratings on TripAdvisor.

3. Select and book your room.  Enter room type, check-in/check-out dates and click “Select.” Enter traveler information and any special requests for the hotel. From the time dates are selected, members have 15 minutes to click “Book it!” or the room(s) will be returned to inventory. All taxes and fees are included unless otherwise noted in the policies.

4.  Confirm, pack your toothbrush, and enjoy!  Upon booking, members receive a confirmation email from SniqueAway. All guests need at check-in is the hotel confirmation number and a credit card for any hotel purchase not included within the SniqueAway escape.

Sign up & join here (FREE)!

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FREE Admission to All National Parks ~ Veterans Day Weekend

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The National Parks are sponsoring the last FREE entrance days of the year for Veterans Day Weekend, November 10-12. You can enjoy any of our almost 400 National Parks for FREE . Do note that not all national parks charge fees, but those that do will waive their costs these days (for example, $20 a car at Big Bend or $25 a car + $12/person at Yellowstone ). There is a long list of participating locations within a drivable distance of Fort Worth, including:

Details, Details
What: Find out more about free entrance to the National Parks, here.  Plan your visit here.
When: November 10-12, 2012 ~ times vary by location
Where: A list of almost 400 participating parks around the U.S.
can be found here.
Cost: FREE! Fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees,
and transportation entrance fees.

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SniqueAway San Antonio Staycation Bargain: Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort at $119/night ~ Hurry!

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Worth passing along ~ SniqueAway has a fantastic $119/night hotel deal for a fabulous San Antonio/Hill Country area getaway at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country ResortThis beautiful  location is known for its impeccable service, 4-acre waterpark with lazy river, man-made beach and poolside cabanas.  It’s within a few minutes of Sea World and Fiesta Texas and about 20 minutes from downtown San Antonio and the Riverwalk.

You likely know that we are BIG fans of TripAdvisor’s travel bargain site SniqueAway (you can read our review here), as we personally used them to save a bundle on our last two vacations and our experience was EXCELLENT.  Backed by the credibility of our favorite travel review site, TripAdvisor.com, SniqueAway offers limited-time sales and deep discounts on some fantastic 4 & 5-Star rated hotels around the world, with savings typically from 40-60% OFF.

Through SniqueAway’s sale, hotel rates at The Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa start at $119 a night and there are dates available now through early March (perfect if you are looking for a holiday get-away or want to see the famous Riverwalk Christmas lights in San Antonio or the Hill Country Christmas Lighting Trail).

To Get The Deal:

Go here to sign-in to SniqueAway (or become a member for FREE), then navigate to The Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort deal.  Tip:  Be sure to look for a diamond-shaped icon on the dates when you peruse the available options on the calendar ~ the diamond icon means those dates feature the lowest sale price.

Popular dates often sell out quick.  If you intend to take advantage of this deal, you won’t want to wait too long as it’s only available on SniqueAway for 4 more days and popular dates tend to sell out fast (offers are on a first come, first serve basis).

Learn more about SniqueAway, here or go here for a longer review of our experience with SniqueAway (and why we like it so much!).

Sign up & join here (FREE)!

———————————-

How SniqueAway Works

1.  Sign up with this invitation. There is no cost to join the members-only service, but an invitation is required.  As a reader of Frugal in Fort Worth, you are officially invited (Go here)!

2.  Check out the weekly hotel deals. Once you’re a member, there are always deals available on SniqueAway, with 10-15 new sales added weekly.

  • Members are notified via email of each week’s hotel deals, with offers on a first come, first serve basis, lasting up to seven days or until sold out. Members can preview future hotel deals seven days in advance and can set up a reminder for alerts when sales start.
  • After members receive and accept the invitation, they can check out photos and property overviews of the hotel offers. Inside every SniqueAway Escape there are TripAdvisor reviews, hotel amenities, room details—even local hot spots and location maps.
  • All hotels featured on SniqueAway have earned at least a four-star rating classification and four out of five review ratings on TripAdvisor.

3. Select and book your room.  Enter room type, check-in/check-out dates and click “Select.” Enter traveler information and any special requests for the hotel. From the time dates are selected, members have 15 minutes to click “Book it!” or the room(s) will be returned to inventory. All taxes and fees are included unless otherwise noted in the policies.

4.  Confirm, pack your toothbrush, and enjoy!  Upon booking, members receive a confirmation email from SniqueAway. All guests need at check-in is the hotel confirmation number and a credit card for any hotel purchase not included within the SniqueAway escape.

Sign up & join here (FREE)!

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50% OFF at Ferre Restaurant in Fort Worth, This Evening ~ Tuesday, September 25

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Ferre Restaurant is offering 50% OFF ALL New Menu Items!
If you are looking for a nice dinner on the town this evening, take a look at Ferre Restaurant in downtown Fort Worth, across the street from Bass Hall. Starting at 4pm (until close ~ Tuesday, September 25), ALL new menu items on their Italian-Tuscan inspired menu will be offered at HALF OFF.

Details, details
What:
Learn more about Ferre Ristorante’s 50% Off special here.
When:
Tuesday, September 25, 2012. 4:00PM to close.
Where: 215 E. 4th Street. Downtown Fort Worth, across from the Bass
Performance Hall, off Sundance Square. Get directions here.

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FREE! USS Fort Worth Commissioning Watch Party at Sundance Square

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The USS Fort Worth Commissioning Support Committee is sponsoring a Watch Party in Sundance Square on Saturday, September 22. The state-of-the-art littoral combat ship (LCS) – the first U.S. Navy ship to be named after our city – will be commissioned in Galveston.

Come watch the festivities live on the big screen beginning at 10am on Sundance Square’s Gateway Parking Lot.  Family fun will be provided by Clowning Around Entertainment throughout the morning.  Attendees may purchase food and beverages at Oliver’s Fine Foods, directly across the street at the corner of 4th & Throckmorton.  Chairs will be available for rent or you may bring your own.

Details, details
What: Learn more about the USS Fort Worth Commissioning watch party at Sundance Square, here.  Learn more about the USS Fort Worth ship, here.
Where: Gateway Parking Lot in Sundance Square ~ bordered by 4th Street, Houston Street, 5th Street and Throckmorton Street. Saturday, parking is FREE at many Sundance Square parking lots and garages. Click here to find available FREE parking options.
When: Saturday, September 22, 9:30am to 12:30pm
Cost: FREE. You can rent a chair and purchase food if you wish.

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