Garland ISD VIP pass

VIP pass open to Veterans and military

Veterans and active duty military can now join seniors 65+ to get a VIP pass for free entry to athletics and fine arts events. See below on how to get a pass.

An icon of a vip cardGet a VIP pass for free general admission to GISD-hosted athletics events and Fine Arts performances. Our VIP pass is available for:

  • Seniors age 65 and older
  • Active-duty military personnel
  • Veterans

Through a partnership with Wylie ISD, your VIP pass also entitles you to free general admission to games and events hosted by Wylie ISD.  Garland ISD's VIP pass and Wylie ISD's Gold Cards will be honored by both districts. 

This gold card also grants access to exclusive district communications, making VIPs special insiders.

How to get your Garland ISD VIP pass

  1. Call 972-494-8085 to schedule an appointment. Appointments are available Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. and 1-3 p.m.
  2. Bring a government-issued picture ID and one of the following, if applicable to your appointment:
    A. Military or Veteran ID card
    B. Veteran Health Identification card
    C. DD-214
    D. Proof of Service letter
  3. Provide your contact information and get your picture taken.
  4. Receive your VIP pass.

Get free admission to games and performances

Use your pass to enjoy exciting athletic and fine art events hosted at district facilities. The VIP pass is good for general admission to all:

  • In-district middle and high school regular season athletic events (no playoffs)
  • Performances such as BandFest, theater musicals, GISD Children's Chorus performances and much more

Free admission is for the card bearer only.  For more information, call:

  • Athletics: 972-494-8588
  • Visual & Performing Arts: 972-487-3172

Note: Guests must follow our Clear Bag Policy when attending middle and high school athletics events and fine arts performances.  

Planning on attending an event or performance? See our calendars for upcoming events and details.  (COVID-19 may affect game and performance offerings and attendance during the 2020-21 school year.)

Visual & Performing Arts calendar

Note: Some theater performances have reserved seating. Your VIP pass covers the cost of admission, but you will need to call ahead to reserve your seat. Review the performance details for specific information.


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