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7 Amazing Staycations You Can Take Anywhere

7 Amazing Staycations You Can Take Anywhere

Don’t stress! You can still make the most of your time off with an incredible staycation. A simple or adventurous vacation closer to home presents a nice opportunity to relax, unwind and enjoy local tours and attractions, as well as activities within the comfort of your own backyard. We’ve collected a few staycation ideas to have some hometown fun – save up to 50%!

Plus, save up to 25% rental cars nationwide so you can drive anywhere!

Take a trip to the movies
Check out the latest Hollywood blockbuster or indie-flick with a classic dinner and a movie night out. We feature can’t-miss ticket savings for 12 top theater chains across the U.S. Purchase your discount movie tickets

Enjoy delicious meals in the neighborhood
Explore the best places to eat in your city! TicketsatWork features great food tours in culinary hotspots like Miami, San Diego, Chicago and New York City.

Book a local hotel stay
Plan a local getaway! Book a hotel room for a relaxing weekend in your city. TicketsatWork has savings up to 60% for the perfect staycation hotels in cities across the country, each with fun and unique options to make it a memorable weekend trip not far from home and much less travel stress! Check out the hotel savings

Explore the nearby zoo
A trip to your local zoo is a fun outing for the whole family – a day complete with exotic animals, fascinating exhibits and educational tours. We have ticket specials for many terrific zoos across the country, from the Birmingham Zoo and Zoo Miami to zoos in Louisville, Philadelphia and San Diego.

Get your adrenaline pumping at the theme parks
Explore huge savings on theme parks coast to coast. Remind yourself why so many people keep flocking to town to visit your popular theme park. Highlights include Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando and the Cedar Fair theme parks. Exclusive theme park savings

Stay in and stream Disney+
Make it a movie weekend marathon with Disney! Jump into the world of streaming with Disney+; endless access to classic movies and TV shows from the Disney vaults, plus Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and exclusive new original programming. Disney+ for 1-year; Give the gift of Disney+ for 1 year

By Jeff Hyatt

5 Tips to Book the Best Hotel for You

5 Tips to Book the Best Hotel for You - Save on!

Whether you’re planning a staycation or jetting off for a getaway, offers savings up to 60% for thousands of hotel rooms in cities big and small from coast to coast. With our exclusive discounts and easy hotel booking tool, you’re just a few clicks away from finalizing your plans.

Book your next hotel on – and save up to 60%!

Define Your Trip
Our savings cover every type of hotel experience, so it’s simple to narrow your hotel search with the purpose of your trip in mind. Are you looking to stay somewhere centrally located for a quick business trip or perhaps by the beach if you’re enjoying a nice getaway with the family?

Pick Your Style
Whether it’s a quaint boutique inn, luxurious hotel or family-friendly resort, TicketsatWork features all types of hotel rooms. Each hotel listing features comprehensive hotel info: photos, amenities, hotel overview and more.

Consider Your Location
Some guests want to stay at the heart of where tourists flock to or chose more quiet locales with less travelers. Regardless, we have top hotels nationwide so you can focus your search by deciding what type of travel experience and hotel location is best suited for you.

Set Your Budget
Even with savings, still consider your travel budget. Is the whole family going or just you? Lots of sightseeing or just relaxing by the pool? Think about if you desire lots of hotel options for entertainment, dining and amenities, or if a smaller, boutique hotel, with fewer rooms and features, is your plan.

Allow Time for Planning
Sometimes you have a trip planned months ahead of time and then there’s that spur of the moment adventure. TicketatWork features advanced booking savings, as well as last-minute deals on hotel rooms. With just a few, speedy steps, you’re ready to find the best hotel savings:

  • Enter your desired location
  • Choose the dates on the calendar that you will need a room
  • Pick how many adults/kids
  • Select how many rooms you need

 Explore our hotels deals and save!

By Jeff Hyatt

Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire Embark on ‘Miraculous Supernatural 2020 Tour’ – Save Over 50%!

Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire Embark on ‘Miraculous Supernatural 2020 Tour’ – Save Over 50% at TicketsatWork!

Iconic guitarist Carlos Santana and R&B legends Earth, Wind & Fire will embark on a much-anticipated North American tour this summer. A continuation of Santana’s 2019 Supernatural Now tour, this will mark the first time these Grammy Award-winning powerhouses will share the stage in the U.S. Prep your summer schedule so you can check out these musical legends when Miraculous Supernatural 2020 Tour rolls into a city near you.

Save over 50% on select shows!

Carlos Santana and his band – which also includes his wife, Cindy Blackman Santana – are set to perform songs from his Supernatural and Woodstock eras, along with newer tracks from his most recent 2019 album Africa Speaks. Fans can expect to hear No. 1 singles “Smooth” and “Maria Maria,” plus many other chart-topping hits.

The high energy show will also highlight the iconic music catalogue of Earth, Wind & Fire. With original members Philip Bailey, Ralph Johnson and Verdine White leading the way, this R&B supergroup continues the band’s legacy with multiple career achievements, including nine Grammys and an induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2016.

Experience two of the most beloved acts that have forever changed the history of music as they take the stage. Miraculous Supernatural 2020 Tour will be the hot ticket of the summer – book your seats today and save!

By Craig Nelson

Celebrate ‘25 Years of Party’ at Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras 2020


It’s a party like no other at Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras! This year’s 2020 edition is extra special: the springtime celebration is celebrating its 25th anniversary!

The New Orleans-inspired event continues now through April 2. Universal Orlando visitors can enjoy festive fun with parades, floats, live music, tasty Cajun cuisine and more. Check out the highlights below.

Plan your Universal Orlando getaway!

Mardi Gras Parade
Experience dancers and street performers amidst themed parade floats. This year’s theme is “Treasures of the Deep” featuring floats inspired by a Treasure Map, the Sunken City of Atlantis and a treasure-filled Lost Ship Lagoon. Let’s not forget all the beads! The Little Jester’s Parade Viewing Area offers an unobstructed view for kids.

Live Music
Catch some of the biggest names in music live in concert on select nights at the Music Plaza stage. Upcoming shows include REO Speedwagon (Mar. 7), Earth, Wind & Fire (Mar. 21) and Gavin DeGraw (Mar. 29).

Open daily at 4 p.m., Universal Studios’ New York area is transformed into the French Quarter Courtyard. Enjoy authentic Cajun and Creole cuisine, from jambalaya and shrimp gumbo to po’boys, beignets and much more deliciousness. On concert nights, join revelers in Universal Studios Florida’s Battery Park for a crawfish boil and exclusive parade views.

Mardi Gras Tribute Store
Explore a dusty forgotten jazz hall and New Orleans’ many historic cemeteries, as you check out special apparel and commemorative gifts that celebrate New Orleans tradition and Mardi Gras.

By Jeff Hyatt