Five & Dime Discount Days
Presented by Redding Electric Utility
January 2018 - December 2018

Five and Dime Discount Days is a year-round access program offered by Turtle Bay Exploration Park, offering affordable access to all park visitors on the 5th and 10th of every month, General park admission is reduced to $5 for children and $10 for adults as part of the organization’s mission of providing park access to a growing audience and to improve access for low-income population in Shasta County. Five and Dime Discount Days fall on an assortment of days, including open weekends and weekdays, in order to accommodate a variety of schedules. 


Test Drive Turtle Bay
Presented by Tri Counties Bank
March 2018 - February 2019

Test drive a Turtle Bay membership by checking out a Turtle Bay library pass! You and one guest can enjoy the museum, Paul Bunyan Forest Camp, and all of Turtle Bay’s featured programming for one week FOR FREE. Additional passes can be purchased at the museum for a reduced price.

  • Good for yourself plus 1 guest
  • Keep the pass for up to 7 days
  • Additional guest $7/adult, $4/child(ages 4-15)
  • Must present library card AND museum pass to get in at Turtle Bay
  • Receive a coupon for a $50 membership upon returning the pass!

Kool April Nights 2018 Free Day
Presented by Kook April Nites with additional support from Union Bank
Saturday, April 28, 2018

FREE park admission to all attending Kool April Nites on Saturday, April 28 from 10am-4pm. 


Blue Star Museum
All Year

FREE admission to current active duty, guard & reserve PLUS up to five (5) family members. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America. Each summer since 2010, Blue Star Museums have offered free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day through Labor Day. See the map below or select from the list of states for museums that participated in the Blue Star Museums 2017 summer season.


Veterans Day

Veterans receive free admission on Veteran's Day, Saturday November 11, 2018