Sometimes, the best Black Friday buy isn’t a product or a service, it’s an experience.
Close to home, Appalachian Ski Mountain has one day only deals that have to be bought online. One of their options is a $99 ski pass for a family of four in March on Sundays. Remember, their deals are online only and only for Black Friday.
“The airlines and travel sites have black Friday deals, the price varies on the destination and travel dates, but it’s a great way to save money on an upcoming trip,” NBC Charlotte consumer reporter Bill McGinty said.
Here are a few of the deals already posted online:
Gatorland: Starting at midnight on November 23 and continuing through midnight on Black Friday, adult and senior annual passes will be $34.99 plus tax. The child annual pass will be $24.99 plus tax.
Starting midnight on November 26, tickets for the Screamin' Gator Zip Line will be $34.99 plus tax. Blackout dates are December 23 through January 2, 2018.
Gray Line Orlando: From November 15-30, use promo code BLACK17 when you book online to receive 35 percent off a tour to the Kennedy Space Center, including admission and transportation. Travel date must be between November 24 and April 3, 2018.
Accommodations deals in Orlando include the B Resort & Spa: Use the code CYBER when booking online to enjoy up to 25% off guest rooms, a 50% reduced resort fee and a free room upgrade from Chic to Captivating. This offer can be booked from November 24-27. Travel dates range from November 27 to December 31, 2018.
Caribe Royale: Book a stay at this resort and receive a complimentary buffet breakfast for four (or six with a Villa reservation) at The Tropicale, 15 percent off the Thanksgiving Day dinner buffet at the Tropicale, a $25 Visa Gift Card and complimentary daily self-parking. Travel dates are November 18-26.
Clarion Inn Lake Buena Vista, Rosen Inn International, Rosen Inn at Pointe Orlando and Rosen Inn (closest to Universal): For the week of Thanksgiving through November 27, enjoy rates at these Rosen properties starting at $59.99 in addition to breakfast for two daily, complimentary shuttles to select major theme parks and a shoppers' survival kit which contains coupons and discounts.
Coco Key Hotel and Water Resort Orlando: Use the code CYBER when booking online to enjoy up to 30% off guest rooms, a 50% reduced resort fee, a free upgrade to pool or water park view, 10% off food and beverage and a free-tokens plus a $5 gift card. This offer can be booked from November 24–27. Travel dates begin November 27 and extend through December 31, 2018.
Orlando World Center Marriott: An exclusive Cyber Monday sale provides 15% which can be booked from Nov.ember 23–27 for stays from December 7 through January 15, 2018.
Rosen Centre, Rosen Plaza and Rosen Shingle Creek: Book a getaway at these Rosen properties from November 24–27 for stays between December 1 and December 27 and receive 30% off the best available rate, plus 30% off select restaurants at the hotels.