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Pre-K Pass
Pre-K Pass

Pre-K Pass

Free for ages 3-5

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Pre-K Passes

The Pre-K Pass is FREE for kids ages three to five years old and includes unlimited visits for the entire season, including Boomerang Bay Waterpark, The Great Pumpkin Fest and WinterFest! 

With your Pre-K Pass, your child can come and go as often as you’d like all season – for FREE. 

The registration and activation period for the 2019 season has ended. Please check back in August to register for a 2020 Pre-K Pass. In the meantime, check out our other Season Pass offers available now.

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What is the California’s Great America Pre-K Pass?

California’s Great America offers kids ages 3 - 5 years old a free Pre-K Pass. The Pre-K Pass grants complimentary admission to California’s Great America for the entire season, including Boomerang Bay Waterpark, the Great Pumpkin Fest and WinterFest.

Who is eligible?

The California’s Great America Pre-K Pass is available for kids who are between the ages of 3 - 5 at the time of activation. 

When do I need to activate the pass?

The registration and activation period for the 2019 season has ended. Please check back in August to register for a 2020 Pre-K Pass.

My child is 5 this year, turning 6. Am I still eligible?

As long as your child is 5 years of age on the date you activate the pass, you are eligible.

How long is the free California’s Great America Pre-K Pass valid for?

The Pre-K Pass grants complimentary admission to California’s Great America for the entire season, including Boomerang Bay waterpark, the Great Pumpkin Fest and WinterFest.

Is it available at other Cedar Fair Parks?

Not all Cedar Fair parks have a Pre-K Pass. Check with each park to see if they offer a Pre-K Pass in advance of your visit. You must register and activate a Pre-K Pass for each individual each park. One pass will not work for all Cedar Fair parks.

How do I register?

Register online, follow the directions and submit. Print the e-ticket and bring it to the Season Pass Processing Center or front gate ticket booth along with your child and a valid form of identification that proves the child’s date of birth. Examples of valid identification are a birth certificate or travel passport. These can be originals or copies. Registration of new Pre-K Passes ended for the season on June 3, 2019. Please check back in August to register for a 2020 Pre-K Pass.

Where do I receive the Pre-K pass?

The offer is NOT available at the California’s Great America front gate. You must register online at cagreatamerica.com before you get to the park. You will receive the Pre-K pass at the Season Pass Processing Center once proper identification is shown proving your child’s date of birth and your child’s picture is taken. Examples of valid identification are a birth certificate or travel passport. These can be originals or copies. Registration of new Pre-K Passes ended for the season on June 3, 2019. Please check back in August to register for a 2020 Pre-K Pass.

Where can I activate my Pre-K Pass?

You can activate your Pre-K Pass at the front gate ticket booth or at the season pass processing center inside of the park. We encourage parents to upload their child’s photo online to make for faster activation at the front gate.

What kind of identification do I need to provide?

Valid identification includes a birth certificate or a travel passport. These can be originals or copies. Please note that school IDs or children security IDs will not be accepted.

Does the Pre-K Pass include free parking?

No. The Pre-K Pass does not include free parking.

Is the Pre-K Pass valid at Gilroy Gardens?

Yes, the California’s Great America Pre-K Pass is also valid for free admission at Gilroy Gardens.