ACE Mid-Atlantic Update: Registration Now Open for Coastin’ Through the Snow at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

 For as little as $40 ACErs can visit Christmas Town and attend
ACE Mid-Atlantic’s Coastin’ Through the Snow

HEY! Wait! We’re not done yet!  ACE has one more event planned for 2013! Make sure you check out the flyer for ACE Mid-Atlantic’s “Coastin’ through the Snow” at Busch Gardens Williamsburg Christmas Town.

ACE Mid-Atlantic 2012 Coastin' Through the Snow Group Photo

Members of ACE Mid-Atlantic pose for a group photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus at Busch Gardens Williamsburg Christmas Town during the annual ACE holiday event “Coastin’ Through the Snow”,.


  • 5 million twinkling lights
  • All you Can Eat Fireside Feast with Santa
  • Exclusive Ride Time (ERT) on Verbolten,
  • Park Q&A,
  • Midway Game,
  • Hot Cocoa & Cookies
  • VIP Seating for a show
  • Door Prizes.

All for $40 with either Christmas Town Pass options (listed below) or $60 if you prefer a single day admission ticket. Register before November 1st to be entered in our Early Bird Drawing.

For the first time, Busch Gardens is offering a Christmas Town Pass for season passholders to purchase.

The Christmas Town Pass is available for $25 if purchased online by October 31, after October 31 the price will be $30.The pass can be purchased from the Busch Gardens Williamsburg Pass Holder website.  Link:

If you do not have a season pass to Busch Gardens, but would like to visit multiple times, event attendees may purchase a Christmas Town FunCARD during online registration for $27.  Parking is not included with a Busch Gardens Williamsburg Christmas Town Fun Card.

You may process your FunCard or Season Pass for Christmas Town the morning of the event.

HOTEL DISCOUNT:  A block of rooms is reserved at the newly renovated Days Hotel Williamsburg-Busch Gardens for $69.99.  The reservation block is for Dec 6-9.  Make a reservation by calling (800)635-5366 and use the reservation code “ACE” by Nov. 15.  A hot breakfast is included.

You can download the flyer here:

Online registration here:

Celebrate America and Fall Thrillfest Surveys

If you attended ACE Mid-Atlantic’s Fall Thrillfest or Celebrate America events, please check your e-mail for the event survey.  This is your opportunity to confidentially communicate, with your regional representatives, your likes and dislikes about these events.  Those of you that have already responded, thanks, we love the feedback already provided.

Park Deals!

Six Flags America

  • Travel Zoo Deal for Sunday October 27 includes admission to the park, a buffet dinner with sodas, a dessert and a visit from some of Fright Fest’s scariest ghouls.  Check out this deal at this link:
  • Bring a friend for $29.99 until October 27. More details here:
  • Show your ACE membership card for 50% off a one-day admission ticket.  More details here:
  • Don’t forget to buy and purchase your 2014 Six Flags America season pass.  If you buy four or more passes and process by October 27, you will get free upgrade to gold which includes parking.
  • Use this Coke offer to save $20 on Friday, October 25 and $12.00 on Saturday, October 26 & Sunday, October 27. Get the details here:
  • Twisted Fairy Tales a 3D Haunt and Blood Factory will open at 5 p.m. These two popular attractions will now open BEFORE Fright by Night on Friday, Saturday and Sunday!

Busch Gardens Williamsburg

  •   Only 2 operating days left to use this Living Social Deal.  Get a $36 adult ticket or $31 Child Ticket good for October 25 orOctober 27.  Get the details here:
  •   ACE Members get 15% off one-day, one-park tickets at Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA Williamsburg. The park also offers discounts on passes, dining, and shows. Get the details here:

Kings Dominion

  •  You may show your ACE Membership card at guest services for $20 off a single day admission ticket.

Last Rides of the (outdoor) Season

Adventure Park USA

  • Outside rides closed on Saturday, September 28
  • Indoor Rides open all year
  • Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland Light Show starts Saturday, November 23

Trimpers Rides and Amusements

  • TBD… Check with park

Jolly Roger Amusement Park

  • Jolly Roger on 30th Street has closed for the winter
  • Jolly Roger on the Pier has closed for the winter.

Wisp Report

  • Mountain Coaster is open year round

Connecting with ACE Mid-Atlantic

ACE Mid-Atlantic uses a variety of resources to communicate with our regional members. In addition to “eblasts” such as this one, we use Facebook, Twitter and our regional website. If you need to reach one of your regional representatives you can send an email message to or use the Contact Us page on the website. Please add to your address book to help insure our “eblasts” reach your inbox and not your spam folder.

Upcoming Regional Events

  • Wednesday, November 20

ACE Day at Fun Spot America
Fun Spot America
Orlando, FL


  • Saturday, November 23

Smoky Mountain Coasterfest
Dollywood Amusement Park
Pigeon Forge, TN


  • Saturday, November 23

ACE Day at Legoland Florida
Winter Haven, FL


  • Saturday, November 30

ACE Holiday Magic
Kennywood Park
West Mifflin, PA

Enjoy your final rides of the regular season this weekend. I hope to see you on the midways.