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    Media Passes & Comp Tickets

    Has UO always charged the media for media passes? Walt Disney World and SeaWorld offer free passes to the media, but Universal charges 50% of the actual price. Is this due to the increased interest in Harry Potter?

    I spoke to a Team Member who said that you could use comp tickets on black out days (or months, as far as July is concerned) if you, as a Team Member, accompanied the guests into the park. Was this ever true?

    Also, were the comp tickets (including the Winter Blast tickets) always 1 day 2 park tickets? I swear I read somewhere that they were good for 7 consecutive days.

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    As long as I can remember, on a typical day UO charged media...but not for events like a ride opening.

    Yes, you used to be able to walk people in on blackout dates, but now you can't.

    Yes, always 1 day passes for as long as i remember (they used to be one day one park ;) ) ...which is about 15 years.

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    According to their media relations site, they offer 2 free passes to media if you give them 2 weeks notice.

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