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Tickets to Kings Dominion, Hampton Jazz Festival, and more

May 30, 2013 — Students currently enrolled in summer session classes at Tidewater Community College are eligible for discounted tickets for area attractions and events, including Busch Gardens Williamsburg and the Hampton Jazz Festival.

Reservations begin Monday. Reservations can only be made by calling the TCC Information Center at 757-822-1122. Have your SIS ID number handy.

Tickets are limited, and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Kings Dominion Amusement Park, Richmond: One-day entry ticket for 2013 season, June 4-Oct. 28. Limit: 2 tickets. Price: $14. Tickets on sale: June 3.

Ocean Breeze Water Park, Virginia Beach: One-day entry ticket for 2013 season, June 4-Oct. 28. Limit: 2 tickets. Price: $11. Tickets on sale: June 3

Hampton Jazz Festival: June 28, 29 and 30 at the Hampton Coliseum. Limit: 2 tickets per show. Price: $21. Tickets on sale: June 3.

June 28 at 7:30 p.m.: Gladys Knight and The O’Jays; R&B/soul singer-songwriter Kem Owens, professionally known as “KEM”; and Leela James, R&B/soul singer-songwriter whose hit, “Something’s Got a Hold on Me,” is a tribute to Etta James. This is a great opportunity to see an already-sold-out show.

June 29 at 7 p.m.:  Bobby Brown, Johnny Gill and Ralph Tresvant, performing as Heads of State;  Fantasia, whose new album is climbing the charts; Grammy-winning guitarist and festival favorite George Benson; and the opening act, the Forte Jazz Band featuring Brian Pinner.

June 30 at 2 p.m.: Grammy-winning R&B vocalist Jill Scott; the trio of Tyrese, Ginuwine and Tank, performing individual hits and as a group from their recently released album; smooth jazz artists Bob James and David Sanborn, featuring Steve Gadd and James Genus; and opener Karla Crump, a well-known Hampton Roads performer.

Busch Gardens Williamsburg Amusement Park: One-day entry ticket good on July 13. Limit: 2 tickets. Price: $15. Tickets on sale June 17.

Important notes:

Tickets are to be paid for and picked up at your campus business office on the following business day after you make your reservation. Bring your method of payment and TCC ID card. If you reserve tickets and do not pick them up the following business day, your tickets will go back into the system to be available again.

Events are subject to change without notice. Some restrictions may apply to ticket sales. All sales are final; there are no refunds. Tickets are non-transferable without authorization.

Students must accompany their guests to the event.

For special needs assistance, call 757-822-1372 within 72 hours of the event.

For further information and reservations, call the TCC Information Center at 757-822-1122.