Discounts Available to CMU Staff
On This Page:
- Anytime Discounts
- Spring Discounts
- Summer Discounts
- Fall Discounts
- Winter Discounts
- Exploring Your CMU Perks
PLEASE NOTE: All pricing, login & discount code information is subject to change for Summer, 2015
Kennywood Employee DayStaff Council coordinates the annual Kennywood Employee Day at Kennywood Park (typically, the second weekend in June) Flier
Cedar PointSummer 2014 Flier ****Includes purchase URL, username and password for tickets. Staff Council is pleased to offer discounted tickets to Cedar Point (Sandusky, Ohio) this summer! Discounted Tickets1:
User name: CARNEGIEMU Password: cmu2014
1 There is a $5.99 convenience fee per transaction (not per ticket).
IdlewildDiscounted Idlewild ($25.99) tickets can be purchased by contacting Sharon Cavlovich or Nicole Stenger (at email addresses above) or at Kennywood ticket sale dates.
SandcastleDiscounted Sandcastle ($22) tickets can be purchased by contacting Sharon Cavlovich or Nicole Stenger (at email addresses above) or at Kennywood ticket sale dates.
Hershey Park (Near Harrisburg)Flier ****Includes the purchase URL and participant code. Staff Council is pleased to offer discount tickets to Hershey Park this summer! Purchase tickets via http://tinyurl.com/cmu2014 with promo code 85214. If you purchase tickets before July 6, 2014, you will receive an extra savings and tickets can be used ALL summer season long.
Purchases made before July 6, 2014Regular 1-day pass (ages 9-54) - $39.952
2 Admission tickets purchased online before 7/6/14 are VALID for the entire 2014 Summer operating season!
Regular 1-day pass (ages 9-54) - $46.953
Renaissance Festival (LAST DAY Sept. 28, 2014)Staff Council is please to offer discounted tickets to the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival. Starting Aug. 23-Sept. 28th (weekends only) in addition to Labor Day! (Mon. Sept. 1)
At the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival they take you on a magical tour through time and legend. As you wander down the village streets and pathways of the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival, ready thyself to revel with master revelers, watch artisans create original works of their ancient craft and be taken in by the tantalizing aromas of roast turkey legges, steak on a stake, fresh baked goods and much more. You'll meet all kinds, from jousters to jugglers to minstrels to maidens faire, all schooled in art of interactive theater! Much new entertainment has been summoned by Good King Henry for this glorious season. For six special summer weekends enjoy family fun for children and magical times for adults.
Ticket prices are as follows: $14.50 (adults); $7.00 (children). Ticket sales begin August 11th CASH ONLY! Tickets can be purchased by contacting Sharon Cavlovich or Nicole Stenger (email addresses above).
Idlewild Park HallowbooFlier Don’t look now, but Halloween is right around the corner! Staff Council has the opportunity to offer discounted tickets to Idlewild Park Hallowboo. Hallowboo tickets are valid Saturdays and Sundays during the operating hours of noon-6pm, October 4 through October 26, 2014. Tickets are $15.00 each (gate price is $25.99.). CASH ONLY!!! Tickets will be sold Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am-3:00pm in Cyert Hall 285. Please let the receptionist know you are there to see Desirée or Marisa. All questions should be directed to: Desirée Chronick (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Marisa Daugherty (email@example.com).
Kennywood Phantom Fright NightsFlier Don’t look now, but Halloween is right around the corner! Staff Council has the opportunity to offer discounted tickets to Kennywood Phantom Fright Nights. Phantom Fright Night tickets are valid Friday and Saturday nights from September 26 through November 1, 2014 (7pm until 1am) plus Sunday October 12th (7pm-11pm). Tickets are $27.00 each (gate price $33.99). CASH ONLY!!! Tickets will be sold Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am-3:00pm in Cyert Hall 285. Please let the receptionist know you are there to see Desirée or Marisa. All questions should be directed to: Desirée Chronick (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Marisa Daugherty (email@example.com).
Terror Town Haunted House in the Strip DistrictFlier (Includes dates, hours open, URL and street address) September-October. $5 discount per ticket via online code for all CMU employees and students. Tickets are $18.00 regular price, and with the online discount code of CMU2014, tickets will be reduced to $13.00. Discount is also available at the door when a CMU ID is presented.
The Inaugural 'Exploring Your CMU Perks' event was held on July 17, 2014. CMU provides numerous (well hidden) benefits to staff that you can take advantage of, including discounts, memberships, events, and information regarding employment resources. The event's PowerPoint presentation offers this information and some of the URL links associated with these discounts & perks. Check this page periodically for updated (or discontinued) discounts & added links.
Version Sept. 17, 2014