New Event Safely Brings the Thrill of the Renaissance Era Back to Northern California
VALLEJO, Calif. — February 19, 2021 — Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, the Thrill Capital of Northern California, in partnership with LAVA Productions and The Northern California Renaissance Faire, today announced a new whimsical event -- Renaissance Days. A unique limited time addition to the park’s popular Marine World Experience, Renaissance Days will transport guests back to the Renaissance Era as they encounter wondrous characters in colorful costumes, hearty food, period shops, and fanciful décor, in a safe and fun environment. Six Flags worked in partnership with its health and epidemiologist consultants to create an enjoyable visit that meets or exceeds federal, state, and local guidelines for sanitization, hygiene, and social distancing protocols. Guests must make reservations to visit and park attendance will be carefully monitored to avoid overcrowding and ensure safe social distancing. Per state requirements, rides will not be in operation.
“Six Flags continues to be a leader in providing innovative new experiences for our guests,” said Park President Janine Durette. “Renaissance Days is just the latest example of creatively integrating the amazing animals we are known for with a completely new event that provides an exciting and unique way for guests to safely experience the park.”
Comprehensive safety measures that continue to be enforced at the park include the following:
Renaissance Days will run Saturdays and Sundays during the month of March. The event features a variety of safe activities for families to enjoy including:
New Park Offerings and Opening Dates
For the 2021 season, the Northern California Six Flags parks are joining other Six Flags properties across North America to unveil an unparalleled roster of exciting new offerings in a safe, outdoor environment.
Virtual Hiring Fairs
As one of the largest seasonal employers in the country, Six Flags is currently hiring thousands of team members for the 2021 season. The safety of park guests and employees is always the company’s top priority, and applicants may now apply for jobs in a completely virtual and contact-free environment. Applications may be completed online and interviews and training will all be done virtually; onboarding is contact-free.
Named one of the Nation’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® by The National Association for Business Resources for five years in a row, Six Flags offers a wide variety of positions in a fun, fast-paced environment, along with paid internships for students. The company offers a myriad of benefits for team members including advancement opportunities, educational scholarships, reward and recognition programs, free park admission, and much more.
One-Day Tickets and Season Passes
Six Flags 2021 Memberships and Season Passes are currently on sale and include admission to Renaissance Days. Season Pass prices are discounted up to 65% off and a Season Pass pays for itself in just two visits. A Six Flags Membership includes all of the benefits of a Season Pass plus special Memberships perks for an affordable monthly price. Members receive a wide range of valuable benefits such as parking on every visit, admission to all Six Flags parks, savings off almost all food and merchandise, Membership Appreciation Days, and exclusive perks. Members who sign up for Six Flags Membership Rewards, the company’s loyalty program, earn points for almost everything they do at the park. Points can be redeemed for free food, merchandise, and special experiences. For specific park hours and information, visit sixflags.com/discoverykingdom/.
About Six Flags Discovery Kingdom and Hurricane Harbor Concord
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, the Thrill Capital of Northern California, is home to more than 60 rides, shows, and attractions, including 11 world-class roller coasters like Medusa and BATMAN: The Ride. Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Concord, Northern California’s Most Thrilling Waterpark, features more than 22 rides and attractions like Break Point Plunge and Splashwater Island. Six Flags Discovery Kingdom and Hurricane Harbor Concord are the premier destinations for thrilling, family fun.
About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional theme park company and the largest operator of waterparks in North America, with 26 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada. For 59 years, Six Flags has entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed rides, thrilling waterparks and unique attractions. For more information, visit www.sixflags.com.
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