Sure, riding Metro saves you from the stress of traffic, reduces your environmental impact and lowers your monthly transportation costs – but did you know it also entitles you to a bunch of great deals around L.A.? That’s what Destination Discounts is all about – and The Source is here to make sure you don’t miss out. Every week we’ll highlight our favorite deals from Metro’s local partners – destinations, sporting events, concerts, museums, theme parks, shops and more – and provide all the info you need to take advantage of these offers.
Save $10 on select tickets to The Phantom of the Opera at Pantages Theatre
After nearly 18 years of travelling, the “Music Box Company” National Tour of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA is coming to a close, and the producers have selected Los Angeles and the Pantages Theatre as the landmark final engagement.
Dates: September 26 – October 15
Discount: $10 off qualifying $90 and $70 tickets for select performances.
Restrictions: Offer limited to Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday Evening Performances between Sunday, September 26 – Friday, October 15, 2010 at the Pantages Theatre. This special offer allows recipient to receive $10 off qualifying $90 and $70 tickets. This offer is NOT valid for seating in Orchestra Rows A-Z 100/200/300s. Subject to availability. Not valid on previously-purchase tickets. Customary Ticketmaster convenience charges apply to all online and phone orders. This limited-time offer may be discontinued at anytime without warning.
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro Rail ticket or Destination Discounts card at the Pantages Theatre Box Office. Or, purchase tickets from BroadwayLA.org, or by calling 1.800.982.ARTS, use promotional code TRAIN when ordering.
Where: Pantages Theatre, 6233 Hollywood Blvd.
Nearby Rail: Red Line Hollywood/Vine Station
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Hollywood/Vine (210, 212/312, 222, 217, 780)
$1 off Admission at Precious Cheese Feast of San Gennaro
Inspired by New York City’s oldest street festival, the event features food from LA’s greatest Italian restaurants.
Dates: September 24-26
Discount: $1 off admission
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro Rail ticket or TAP card.
Where: 1651 N. Highland Ave.
Nearby Rail: Red Line Hollywood/Highland Station
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Hollywood/Highland (212/312, 222, 217, 780, 156/656)
$2 off Admission at the 2010 Polish Festival LA
This year’s festival celebrates Fredric Chopin, Poland’s most famous pianist, with “Year of the Chopin” and special activities. With two days of folk dancing, games, raffles, food and vendors, you’ll find fun for the entire family.
Dates: September 25-26
Discount: $2 off adult admission
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro Rail ticket or TAP card at the front gate.
Where: 3424 W. Adams Blvd.
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Adams/Arlington (14/37, 209)
Save $2 at Noah’s Ark at Skirball
Visit Noah’s Ark at the Skirball™, the permanent, award-winning children’s and family destination that is the talk of the town! Play, climb, build, explore, make believe, and make friends.
Discount: $2 off admission
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro rail ticket or TAP card at the box office.
Where: 2701 N Sepulveda Boulevard
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Sepulveda/Skirball Center (761, 233)