Homeschooling Discounts and Homeschool Days

Many local businesses offer discounts for teachers. To print out your homeschool verification to take along with you to museums and stores, visit

AC Moore Arts & Crafts:

Teachers receive 15% discount (must have teacher ID).

Adobe Creative Cloud:

Student & teacher discounts with access to Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premier Pro, Adobe XD, and over 20 more apps.


Education Pricing available to homeschool teachers of all grade levels.

Banana Republic:

Teachers & students save 15% every day with valid ID card.

Barnes & Noble Educator Discount Program:

Homeschooling parents are eligible by providing a photo ID and a letter with family name & address, name of homeschooling parent(s), & grade level of each child being homeschooled.

Biltmore Estate:


Contact: Kathleen Bartlett  828-225-1409

Carolina Raptor Center Homeschool Day:

$2 off admission for teachers & students

Chimney Rock Homeschool Days:

Colonial Williamsburg Homeschool Days:

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden Homeschool Days:


Located at 6500 S. New Hope Rd. Belmont,  28012

$8 first student/$5 each additional student/$12 adult from same household

Dollywood Homeschool Days:

Eddie Bauer:

15% discount when showing a valid teacher ID.

French-Swiss Ski College Homeschool Days:

Offers deep discounts for homeschool students and their families each year. Visit the website for dates.

Great Wolf Lodge:

Home Depot Kids’ Workshops:

Kids can enjoy FREE workshops that mix skill-building, creativity, and safety together for future DIYers! First Saturday of each month. Find your local store at

Home Moravian Church Candle Tea:


Annual event by Women’s Fellowship that shares the Moravian traditions and customs of the season.

J. Crew:

15% discount to teachers & college students when showing a valid school ID.


Homeschoolers & their families can enjoy hands-on activities and revolutionary experiences designed to make colonial emotions and dramas come alive in a way that is educational and interactive.


JoAnn Craft Stores:

Save 15% on every purchase.

(Must initially show proof of membership in an official homeschool organization or current documentation.)

Kaleideum Downtown:

School-age children (grades K-12) $1 per child (for all counties). These prices are in effect on any day that WSFC schools are in session. Proper homeschool identification required.

Kaleideum North:

Once a month during the school year, Kaleideum North offers programs specifically for home-educated children. You must pre-register for these programs.

Visit the website for dates and times and to register.

Latta Plantation:

No reservations needed. Activities will be happening all day. Admission is $6 per person. Children 4 and under are free. Check the website for dates.


Teachers save 15% on all purchases.

Microsoft 365:

Students and teachers are eligible for Office 365 Education, which includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and additional classroom tools. All you need to get started is a valid school email address.

Michael’s Craft Store:

Teachers receive 15% off (must have teacher ID).


It is strongly recommended that you purchase tickets in advance as space is limited. Visit the website for information on cost and daily activities.

North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher:

Registered NC homeschools are offered free general admission for a self-guided tour once per year.

North Carolina Zoo:

336-879-7700 or 1-800-488-7700

Homeschoolers receive free admission to the zoo when registering 15 days prior to visiting.

Nutcracker School Performance:

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts offers ONE school day performance of the Nutcracker each year. It is an abbreviated performance, lasting 75 minutes. To learn more, call the Box Office at 336-721-1945.

Old Salem Homeschool Days:

Pizza Hut Book-It Program:

Motivating children to read by rewarding their accomplishments with pizza.

Pure Flix:

Free trial month—download free materials and weekly video guides that pair well with any textbook. Bring homeschool lessons to life with engaging documentaries, movies, and series you can watch anywhere.

Sealife Aquarium:

Homeschool group rate prices: $7.50 elementary admission (1 free adult chaperone per 5 students), $8.50 middle/high school admission (1 free adult chaperone per 10 students). For more information and dates, visit

Tanglewood Festival of Lights:

See special discounted rates on the website.

US National Whitewater Center:

Combines elements of STEM topic-based programming with a USNWC day pass. From team building to science experiments, the programs are specifically designed for the homeschool community. Visit the website for dates and pricing.

Winston-Salem Ice Skating:


$7 admission and $3 skate rental. Visit website for public skating schedule.