- Bark in the Park
- Christmas in July
- Cockroach Eating Contest
- Dog Days of Summer Waterpark Party
- Fright Fest Presented by SNICKERS®
- GE Kids In FREE Days
- Heroes Week
- Keep Kids on Track Backpack Drive
- Labor Day Weekend
- Member Appreciation Day
- National Roller Coaster Day
- Pumpkin Smackdown
- Season Pass Holder Celebration Day
- Teacher's Week
Mark your calendars for Opening Weekend at the Great Escape!
Be the first to ride our legendary collection of world-class rides and fan favorites on Opening Weekend, May 12-13
We've got something for everyone! Adrenaline junkies, grab some serious hang time on the most thrilling rides in upstate New York, like Greezed Lightnin' and Steamin' Demon. We hear some of you enjoy rides that whirl and swirl while you zig and zag. Well, hang on tight, because Blizzard and Condor are ready to spin you till you have a laugh attack. Have some junior daredevils along for the ride? Your tykes will love our kid's rides and family rides like Frankie's Mine Train and Marshal's Stampede Bumper Cars.
There are some things in life that we all enjoy — like good times with friends, great food, and of course, funnel cakes! You only have to wait till Opening Weekend to treat your crew to all three… just save some room for cotton candy and Dippin' Dots. After you sample your favorite delectable theme park favorites, satisfy your hunger for great entertainment at our awesome shows.
Take your friends and family on an adventure this spring they’ll never forget — mark your calendar because the fun all starts on Opening Weekend, May 12-13. What's the best part? The Great Escape 2018 Season Pass makes this "stay-cation" the ultimate deal. With unlimited visits all season, free tickets for friends on select days, and hundreds of dollars’ worth of in-park savings, this is one sweet deal you can’t afford to miss.
Season Pass Perks
Be sure to check out your Pass Holder benefits before you visit the Park to take advantage of all the savings and added value your Season Pass has to offer.