Season Passes Guarantee a Year Filled with Fun at Your Favorite Smoky Mountain Attractions

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As 2017 comes to a close, it’s important to reflect on all the memories you’ve made throughout the year. Were some of your best memories made in the Smoky Mountains? Ours were too! There are so many incredible Smoky Mountain attractions that provide countless days filled with good times shared with friends and family. With 2018 right around the corner, plan to spend the year making thousands of memories in the Smoky Mountains. Many of the popular attractions offer season passes as ways for frequent visitors to save money on all the fun! Visit My Smokies put together a list of some of the best 2018 deals on the hottest Smoky Mountain attractions.

1. Ober Gatlinburg Season Pass

Snow-lovers pay attention! Ober Gatlinburg offers season passes for the 2017-2018 ski and snowboard season at the resort. Although 2017 is almost over, you can still get your money’s worth and more during the 2018 season! The season pass gives you unlimited access to all the ski slopes and lifts, as well as unlimited use of the Aerial Tramway during open slope hours. Passes can be purchased online or at the resort.

2. Dollywood Season Pass

A girl enjoying a water slide.Dollywood has one of the world’s top theme parks and a 35-acre Smoky Mountain-themed water park. Families love visiting Dollywood while in the Smoky Mountains for a day filled with rides, shopping, shows and more! The season passes are a perfect way to save money on tickets if you plan on visiting the park multiple times throughout the year. Purchase a Theme Park season pass to get unlimited visits to the theme park, 2 Dollywood Bring-A-Friend Free Tickets for 2018, $5 off theme park admission for friends, exclusive park offers and more. The Water Park Season Pass will get you 1 Dollywood’s Splash Country Bring-A-Friend Free ticket for 2018, unlimited visits to the water park, $5 off water park admission for friends and more! By far the best deal of all for Dollywood-lovers though, is the 2-Park Super Pass. This special pass gets you unlimited visits to both parks, 2 Dollywood Bring-A-Friend Free tickets for the theme park and one for the water park, exclusive resort discounts and so much more! It’s the best deal for the most fun!

3. Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Annual Pass & Ripley’s Ultimate Fun Pass

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is an amazing Smoky Mountain attraction that the whole family loves! The aquarium has more than 10,000 exotic sea creatures throughout 10 themed galleries. With an annual pass, you’ll be able to stop in for a few hours or spend your whole day there relaxing and exploring all the incredible exhibits and unique experiences. Enjoy the aquarium 365 days a year! Ripley’s also offers an Ultimate Fun Pass that not only gets you unlimited admission to the aquarium, but it gets you unlimited admission to ALL Ripley’s attractions in Tennessee for a year. Visit Ripley’s Haunted Adventure if you’re in the mood for a scare, or stop by Ripley’s Guinness World Records Museum to try to break a world record! With the Ultimate Fun Pass, you’ll also get 15% off all merchandise and food at Ripley’s attractions. Your family is in for a year full of fun with these passes!

4. NASCAR SpeedPark Annual Pass

A young boy playing a motorcycle game at an arcade.NASCAR SpeedPark Smoky Mountains will have you feeling like your favorite racecar drivers with more than 20 family attractions, including 8 thrilling go-kart tracks, an indoor arcade with more than 75 games and countless rides for the family to enjoy! There’s also a store filled with NASCAR apparel such as hats and jackets, and die cast replica cars! An Annual Pass will get you unlimited access to the SpeedPark for 365 days from the date the pass is activated. You’ll have unlimited access to the 8 go-kart tracks, family and thrill rides, bumper boats, an indoor rock climbing wall, 2 mini-golf courses and more! You’ll also get Being-A-Friend discounts on Unlimited Ride Wristbands and 20% off food and merchandise. NASCAR-lovers won’t be able to turn down this deal!

Season passes are the perfect way to guarantee a year full of fun. Check out all the amazing things to do in the Smoky Mountains, and make your New Year’s resolution to have unlimited fun at all the Smoky Mountain attractions.


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