6 Spring Break Ideas for Family Fun

Spring Break is Here! They kids are out of school and you want to keep them entertained and happy. Are you planning a family vacation for Spring Break or a ‘stay-cation‘?  We have  come good ideas for you and your family to have fun during Spring Break. From the Dallas to Grapevine to San Antonio, there are lots of activities that your family will enjoy.

1.  Sea World-San Antonio

MPV Discount: $9.00 off One Day Admission
$49.99 adult (with sales tax $54.05)
$40.99 child (with sales tax $44.32)

Adults @ Kids Price Plus Second Day Free
$49.99 adult (with sales tax $54.05)
$49.99 child (with sales tax $54.05)
Order tickets online. Click on “begin purchase.”
Under San Antonio, click on “enter Promo Code”
Enter the Promo Code CCID

2.    Great Wolf Lodge

Enjoy the SPRING BREAK BLAST at Great Wolf Lodge
As soon as your family enters  Great Wolf Lodge they will know that school is out  and it’s time  to party! The Spring Break Blast is loaded  with fun events and entertainment for the whole family. There are with surprise performers,  exotic wild wonders and  special appearances by our mascot “Wiley“. Your family will also love other special family activities like the Mobile Noble Planetarium.

MPV Special Rate for GWL
Visit  www.greatwolf.com or call 1-800-693-9653 to make reservations. Use discount code: CORP750A when prompted and get 20% OFF the best available guest room rate.

3.     Grapevine Vintage Railroad

Spring Fling Train
March 15-16-17-18-19-20-21, 2010
The Grapevine Vintage Railroad travels along the historic Cotton Belt Route between Grapevine and the Fort Worth Stockyards. The Railroad is serviced by two vintage locomotives – “Puffy” the 1896 steam locomotive, which is the oldest continuously operating steam engine in the South, and a 1953 diesel locomotive.

Your family will enjoy riding in authentic 1920s and 1930s Victorian-style coaches as they take a step back in time and experience train travel as it was in the glory days of the expanding west.

4.     Museum of Nature & Science

Turn your Spring Break Stay-cation into an awesome Explore-cation
Your kids will love The Museum of Nature & Science. With exhibits and activities like  The Science of Spying, where they  learn to decipher a code, take on a secret identity and fine-tune their  powers of observation. Once they have the skills, a secret mission awaits.

School is out and Spring Break Discovery Camp at the Museum of Nature & Science is in. Kids will explore a different topic every day, learn cleaver crafts, and amazing activities. They will have so much fun—they won’t even know they’re learning!

5.     Bodies…The Exhibition

In BODIES…The Exhibition, you will see real human bodies and the intricacies of each system of the body. Learn about the effects of disease and unhealthy lifestyles can  have on the body. See what happens to the lungs, for example, when people smoke. And how positively amazing the body is.

MPV Discount 20% off regular ticket prices.
Use promo code CCI (all caps) to get the discount.
The promotion code can be used online, by phone or at the box office

6.     Dallas Blooms at the Dallas Arboretum

Dallas Blooms is the largest floral festival in Texas.  There are more than 500,000 spring-blooming bulbs. This year a 12’ tall Ferdinand the Bull topiary will  bring the classic children’s tale to life. Ferdinand will be “smelling the flowers” with a honey bee topiary amongst a bed of blooming spring flowers.

Petting Zoo in the Pecan Grove: Saturday, April 3 from 12:00-4:00 pm and Sunday, April 4 from 1:00-4:00 pm
James French Photos with a live bunny ($15 cash or check)
Silhouette Portrait Artist ($5 cash or check)
Mommy & Me Mondays & Tiny Tot Tuesdays: March 8 – April 6, 2010
Download  A Discount Coupon

Tomorrow: More Family Fun & Getting the most out of Spring Break!

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