$1 per ticket sold will be donated to support early childhood education throughout Polk County
WINTER HAVEN, FLA. (APRIL 16, 2013) – Polk County residents will save a bundle this May when heading to their favorite theme park with more than 50 rides, shows and attractions geared to families with children ages 2 to 12. LEGOLAND Florida is offering a special rate for Polk County residents during select dates, the weekends of May 4-5, 11-12 and 18-19, of only $25 plus tax for one single day admission to LEGOLAND Florida and LEGOLAND Water Park (ages 3+). In addition to this great rate, $1 for each ticket sold will be donated to support early childhood education throughout Polk County through a partnership with the United Way of Central Florida.
“Polk County Resident’s Days is a great way to give back to the locals for their support by offering a special rate on park admission for select days in May,” said Todd Andrus, sales manager at LEGOLAND Florida. “More importantly, we are thrilled to partner with the United Way to provide much needed support for our early childhood education programs throughout Polk County.”
To purchase tickets, Polk County residents should go to www.LEGOLAND.com, click on Polk County Resident’s Day on the home page and enter their zip code to proceed with the final purchase. The $25 special ticket offer is valid for Polk County residents ages 3 and older and must be purchased online in advance with a limit of 6 tickets per purchase. The parking fee is not included. Toddlers, ages 1-2, are not included in the offer but receive free admission to LEGOLAND Florida and only require a $3 admission to the LEGOLAND Water Park. In order to continue to provide exceptional guest experiences, there are a limited number of tickets available for purchase per day for Polk Resident’s Days.
For the most current information on operating hours at LEGOLAND Florida, visit www.LEGOLAND.com.
MEDIA CONTACT: Samantha Lane, (863) 318-5345 or samantha.lane@LEGOLAND.com
LEGOLAND® Florida is a 150-acre interactive theme park dedicated to families with children between the ages of 2 and 12. With more than 50 rides, shows and attractions and the all-new water park, LEGOLAND is geared towards family fun! There are currently five other LEGOLAND Parks in the world – LEGOLAND California in Carlsbad, LEGOLAND Billund in Denmark, LEGOLAND Deutschland near Günzburg, Germany and LEGOLAND Windsor outside of London and just opened LEGOLAND Malaysia —the sixth LEGOLAND Park and first in Asia. The LEGOLAND theme parks are a part of Merlin Entertainments Group, the second largest attractions operator in the world. For the most current information, log on to www.LEGOLAND.com.
MERLIN ENTERTAINMENTS is the leading name in location-based, family entertainment, and has seen the most successful and dynamic growth of any company in the sector over the last five years. Europe’s Number 1 and the world’s second-largest visitor attraction operator, Merlin now operates 94 attractions, seven hotels/two holiday villages in 21 countries and across four continents. The company aims to deliver memorable and rewarding experiences to its 46 million visitors worldwide, through its iconic global and local brands, and the commitment and passion of its managers and more than 20,000 employees. Merlin currently has seventeen attractions in the USA including the stunning LEGOLAND Florida theme park with its new Water Park; LEGOLAND California theme park with its exciting Water Park, and SEA LIFE aquarium (a hotel will also open in 2013); Madame Tussauds attractions in New York, Washington DC, Las Vegas and Hollywood; LEGOLAND Discovery Centers in Chicago; Dallas/Fort Worth; Kansas City Missouri; and Atlanta, Georgia; and SEA LIFE aquariums in Phoenix, Arizona; Kansas City, Missouri; Dallas/Fort Worth; the Mall of America in Minneapolis, underlining the company’s position as the world’s biggest global aquarium operator.