PEF MBP Great Escape Family Day


Join Us For the
Region 7 & 8 PEF Membership Benefits Program
Family Day, co-sponsored by Region 8 Coordinator,
Mike Blue, at the


1172 State Route 9, Queensbury, NY 12804

Saturday, August 11, 2018
9:30 a.m.-9 p.m., rain or shine

Ticket includes exclusive ride time for PEF members and family members, a lunch buffet, face painting, character visits, unlimited soft drinks, and water in the food stands for the duration of your visit!


Purchase your discounted tickets today,
for just $10.00.
Limited tickets available so act now!


Have a 2018 Season Pass to Great Escape? Take advantage of the Season Pass ticket holder price of just $6.00 which covers your entrance into the lunch buffet and unlimited soft drinks and water for the duration of your visit.

          * Review Important Information About Your Ticket Purchase(s) Below!


PEF members, PEF retirees, and immediate family members are invited to join PEF MBP at this family-oriented and fun-filled event:

  • Ticket turnstiles open at 9:15 a.m. for park entry!

  • Registration takes place from 9:30 a.m.-noon at the PEF MBP tables located between metal detection and the ticketing windows.

  • Enjoy everything the park has to offer from 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m., however, the PEF MBP event officially ends at 3 p.m.

    • 10:30 a.m.- 9 p.m.—Great Escape Operating Hours
    • Noon-6 p.m.—Splashwater Kingdom Operating Hours
  • Exclusive Ride Time from 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. in the Hot Rod USA section of the park.

    • Rides include the Flashback, Thunder Alley, Greazed Lightnin, and Sasquatch
  • Join us for a buffet lunch from noon-2 p.m. in Northwoods Picnic Grove (you must have your wristbands on for entry)

    • Hamburgers & Hot Dogs
    • Chicken Strips
    • Potato Salad
    • Mac & Cheese
    • Tossed Salad & Pickle Spears
    • Fruit Salad
    • Ice Cream Novelties
    • Soft Drinks & Water Beverages
  • Enjoy face painting, character visits, and a DJ in the Northwoods Picnic Grove noon-3 p.m.

  • Take advantage of free soft drinks and water in food stands in the park for the duration of your visit.

    • You must have your wristband on to participate
    • Disposable cups provided at food stands
    • Wristbands not valid at: Timbertown, Fest Haus, Bomerang Pizza, SWK Pizza, and Freestyle
  • PEF MBP vendors/raffle prizes from noon-3:00 p.m. (Vendors confirmed to date.)

    • Liberty Mutual
    • MetLife
    • Stacey Braun
    • Sun Life
    • Davis Vision
    • PEF Health & Safety
    • PEF Membership Benefits Program
    • PEF Travel
      (Raffle prize drawings to take place at the end of the day. Winners do not have to be present in the park to win. Winners will be contacted directly by the appropriate vendors the week following the event.)

About the Great Escape.

Printable Great Escape Theme Park Map.


Important information regarding your ticket purchase(s) and event registration:

  • Limit of 6 tickets per PEF member/PEF retiree.
  • No refunds.
  • Only members employed by agencies/facilities in Regions 7 or 8 and retirees associated with Chapters 7 or 8 are able to purchase tickets. Your agency/facility/chapter/region association will be verified before ticket orders are processed.
  • If you place an order and you are not employed by an agency/facility in Regions 7 or 8 or do not have retiree Chapter 7 or 8 association, your order will be rejected and you will receive a cancellation confirmation.
  • You will be mailed a confirmation letter and a packing slip indicating the number of tickets purchased, once your order is processed. Please be sure to bring your packing slip with you.
  • The PEF member/retiree must present photo identification and his/her packing slip, with the ticket quantity purchased, at the PEF MBP registration table the day of the event. Registration will take place from 9:30 a.m. – noon, directly between metal detection and the ticketing windows. Look for the PEF MBP table! Members must sign in to receive wristbands and tickets for admittance to the park and the PEF MBP lunch.
  • You will receive an event reminder email approximately 2-3 days prior to the event.
  • Ticket sales will end on 8/3/2018 or when ticket availability has run out (whichever comes first).
  • There will be no rain date.

Please note: There is no cost for parking. PEF members and retirees must identify themselves at the parking turnstiles as participants of the PEF MBP Family Day event and entry to parking will be at no cost.

Actual retail price of Great Escape Family Day tickets:

Adult/Child Your Cost Save
Adults/Child $50.61  $10.00 $40.61

If you have 2018 Season Pass and are buying the $6.00 buffet lunch ticket only, you save $19.68 (Retail cost of lunch is $25.68)

Children 2 & under are free.

For additional information or questions, please contact PEF MBP at (800) 342-4306, ext. 243.


All sales are final. PEF Membership Benefits Program cannot be responsible for lost or stolen email order confirmations. No refunds or exchanges, which includes unused tickets and e-tickets.