2010 amazing six flags over texasSix Flags Over Texas: they have taken away the platinum pass
From Jessie PhillipsWow, just when you thought 6 flags couldn't go any lower, they have taken away the platinum pass (was called the gold pass) one of the main saving faces was you got a 15% discount for food and ect, now the cheap B_______ took that away too. I do hope the current owner sells it soon to someone that actually cares about the consumer
Posted March 9, 2010 at 7:24 PM
Comments in chronological order. Most recent at the bottom. Scroll down to respond.
From Bob MillerJessie, it sounds almost like the airlines charging for pillows and blankets, hard times huh?
Posted March 9, 2010 at 8:19 PM
From Anthony MurphySix Flags Great America does not even have that! I guess we really missed that too!
Posted March 9, 2010 at 8:26 PM
Don't you still get discounts and a coupon book if you have a season pass?
From Adrienne McDonaldSFFTx has two. One good for all pks w/o the book & one $10 more w/the book. I'm just SOOO glad they FINALLY came to their senses & are doing something abt that retched Texas Giant. It's about time! That thing is just awful! You'da thought they wudda torn it down instead & put in something better. Let's hope their rennovations make it better! (I wanted to post that in the original article from March 04 but didn't realize I hadn't updated my email address so I missed out on posting my thoughts abt the rennovations so my apologies for jumping a little off-subject at the end there).
Posted March 10, 2010 at 9:04 PM
From Anthony MurphyStrange, I do not get the option at SFGA and I can go to all the parks.
Posted March 10, 2010 at 9:21 PM
Then again, the closest park to me outside of SFGA is in St. Louis
From Mike GallagherAnthony, SFGADv here in Jersey offers the same option Adrienne described. For $70, the Play Pass gives you visits to all SF parks. The $80 Season Pass gives the same, but with the coupon book. I've made a bit of use of the coupon bbok, but may not need it this year. I'm leaning toward the regular pass, but we'll see.
Posted March 11, 2010 at 6:11 PM
You mentioned SFGA doesn't have the option. I don't know about other SF parks.
From Anthony MurphyWHHHHHHHHHAAAATTT?
Posted March 11, 2010 at 9:01 PM
I would get it with the coupon book if I had the choice anyhow.
Why would they do that?
From Adrienne McDonaldI'm not sure, maybe you can just call & find out. Perhaps ea park offers what they plan to offer just like ea park has different prices. Our park (SFFTx) is $49 & $59 for the passes I think.
Posted March 15, 2010 at 5:03 PM
From Anthony MurphyYeah, I guess each park offers differently and now I know perhaps why SF is having some money problems: They need to charge more! For SFGA, its around $65, PERIOD and most of us consider that a steal. The only option you have is a Parking pass for an additional $65. Oh well, I already have mine and I would not have it any other way! I just thought I was getting the deal of the day! That also might explain why SFGA is doing pretty well compared to other SF parks.
Posted March 15, 2010 at 7:37 PM
This discussion has been archived, and is not accepting additional responses.
Theme Park Insider Guidebooks
Top U.S. Theme Parks
Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom
Other Top International Parks
Readers' Top Themed Rides
Top Roller Coasters
Top Theme Park Shows
Features, News and Advice
2013 Blog PostsJan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
2012 Blog PostsJan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
2011 Blog PostsJan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
2010 Blog PostsJan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
2009 Blog PostsJan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
2008 Blog PostsJan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
2007 Blog PostsJan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
2006 Blog PostsJan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
2005 Blog PostsDec.
2004-2005Staff column archive