Getting old doesn’t have to be a drag. Make the most of your new, hard-earned free time, and enjoy these years with these seven fun discounts for seniors.
U.S. National Parks
Plan the ultimate camping trip to any U.S national park with their convenient senior discount. Once you are over 62 years of age, you can apply online for a lifetime senior pass, which can be used in national parks, forests, and reserves. For areas where vehicle fees apply, the senior pass will cover anyone in that vehicle. Seniors will be safer by not being isolated alone. Advantage Rent-A-Car & Noble has discounts for people over fifty, depending on their location, so even seniors with a driver’s license but no car can drive to the parks.
Busch Gardens Tampa, FL
People over fifty get three dollars off of a day pass to Busch Gardens. Enjoy a close up with the animals and nature on the Serengeti Safari. If you happen to be up for it at your age, ride the roller coasters, or perhaps just watch the grandkids ride the roller coasters.
MLB baseball games
Certain teams, such as New York Yankees and Oakland Athletics provide discounts for seniors. New York Yankees has limited give dollar tickets available for certain Monday thru Thursday games. Oakland Athletic games offer up to sixty percent off for select seats, and those tickets must be purchased online.
Cruise Lines such as Crystal, Costa, and Disney offer discounts for certain cruises nationwide that people can ask about to find out about availability. Carnival Cruise Lines and Celebrity Cruise Lines offers one hundred dollar off discounts for select cruises nationwide for people sixty five years and older.
Senior Summer School
Now that you are an adult with hopefully more free time, study whatever you want at Senior Summer School. Their fifty dollar application fee is waived, and one hundred dollars is taken off every class you register for. With different formats having lectures and field trips, you will come back smarter, refreshed, and more confident as well.
Many public golf courses offer discounts to seniors, but don’t forget to ask at private clubs too. You may be pleasantly surprised!
With these six options, you will easily see why the senior years should be known as your golden years. Now start saving money by doing what you enjoy or try something new, and have fun. For more discounts, take a look at this BIG list of senior discounts from The Senior List.