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Get Away Today Vacations offers benefits not only to you, but also to thousands of hospitalized children across America. That's because they donate a portion of every vacation booked by a WECU® member to the Children's Miracle Network Credit Unions for Kids program in your area.

All new at the park!

Get Away Today and Whatcom Educational Credit Union are thrilled to announce the grand opening of "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter" at Universal Studios Hollywood! Starting April 7, 2016, you will be able to be fully immersed in the Harry Potter world by experiencing thrilling rides, shopping the streets of Hogsmeade, and dining at Three Broomsticks. Here is what you can expect:

  • Ride "Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey" to see the Hogwarts castle and "Flight of the Hippogriff" to experience how to properly ride a Hippogriff with Hagrid!
  • The shops of Hogsmeade offer the best souvenirs ranging from the Nimbus 2001 broom at Dervish and Banges, jewelry and books from Filch's Emporuim of Confiscated Goods, an assortment of treats from Honeydukes, wands from Ollivanders' and much more!
  • Last but not least, enjoy a delicious meal at Three Broomsticks and make sure to take a sip of the signature Butterbeer while you dine in the family friendly restaurant.

Be one of the first to experience "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter" in Universal Studios, but don't stop there! Disneyland is just over an hour away, and with Get Away Today's Best Price Guarantee, you'll get the lowest price on your ultimate Southern California Vacation. Visit or call 855-GET-AWAY and mention Whatcom Educational Credit Union when booking.

Vacations = Donations

When you book your vacation with Get Away Today a portion of your vacation package price goes back to your community. Recently Get Away Today made a sizeable donation to local school district foundations, the Children's Miracle Network, and other various charities. More than $123,000 in donations, including cash and in-kind contributions, have been made year to date. Since beginning the "giving back" program in 1995 Get Away Today has donated over $2 million to benefit children locally and across the nation.

When you travel with Get Away Today it's not only fun for you, it's fun for your local school or charity!

Get Away Today has been helping families create magical memories at the Disneyland Resort and beyond for 25 years. Their Best Price, Best Service Guarantee has helped over 4 million guests take affordable vacations to over 1,900 destinations worldwide and our Vacations = Donations program has raised over $3.5 million to help kids. Let them help you plan your next vacation at or 855-GET-AWAY.

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