# Amusement parks
Exploring the Top Summer Vacation Spots in the United States: Beaches and Amusement Parks
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2 Florida Roller Coasters Make Top 10 Best in the US by Popular Vote: Guess Who's #1
Thrilling twists, heart-stopping drops, and adrenaline-fueled speeds; welcome to the world of roller coasters! The United States is home to some of the most jaw-dropping and exhilarating roller coasters on the planet, each offering a unique blend of excitement and awe-inspiring design. From coast to coast, these towering structures of steel and ingenuity draw in thrill-seekers from far and wide, and USA Today's Top 10 Best Roller Coasters in the United States list has gone and ranked the best from across the country — with one of Florida's twisting tracks making the #1 spot by popular vote.
California's Thrill Seekers' Paradise: Exploring the Golden State's Amusement Parks
The beautiful coastline, breath-taking scenery, and thriving entertainment scene of California, sometimes known as the Golden State, are well known. The state's collection of world-class amusement parks, which draw millions of visitors each year, is one of its most well-known attractions. Every thrill-seeker may find something to enjoy in California, from family-friendly amusement parks to heart-pounding roller coasters.
Quassy Amusement Park In Middlebury, Postpones Opening Day
Quassy Amusement Park Postpones Opening Day on Saturday, April 29th. An announcement was made on their official website due to rain in the forecast. The park is located at 2132 Middlebury Road, Middlebury, Connecticut.
What's New at Carowinds for 2023 - Family Edition
After a year hiatus for the birth of our daughter we have returned to Carowinds in Charlotte, NC to see what new rides and food they have in store for the 2023 summer season! Come along as we take a tour of Carowinds!
Disneyland Resort to celebrate Pride Night June 13 & 15
During Pride Month in June, Disneyland After Dark will bring the first-ever Pride Nite for two unforgettable evenings at Disneyland Resort!. Disneyland After Dark: Pride Night is a separately ticketed event that celebrates the LGBTQIA+ community and allies, and will be held on June 13 and 15, 2023, inside Disneyland park. This after-hours event includes themed entertainment, Disney characters, one-of-a-kind photo opportunities, specialty menu items, event merchandise and more! It begins with a three-hour pre-party mix-in from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. PT, then the private party runs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. PT, when guests can ride some popular attractions after regular park hours.* A theme park reservation is not required.
Spring Break in New Jersey: Family Fun Awaits Across the Garden State
From nature walks to thrilling jousting tournaments, New Jersey offers an abundance of family-friendly activities for a memorable spring break vacation. As the days grow longer and the flowers begin to bloom, it's time to start planning the ultimate spring break getaway for the whole family. Look no further than New Jersey, where a wealth of engaging, educational, and entertaining activities await children of all ages throughout the state.
Are there amusement parks near Abingdon, Virginia?
Excited at the prospect of roller coasters and carnival food during your trip to Abingdon, Virginia? Are there any amusement parks you can enjoy while you're visiting the Virginia Creeper Trail?
The legendary Virginia rollercoaster a film crew tried to blow up
If you grew up in Norfolk, Virginia in the 70s or even 80s, you would be familiar with the tale of the infamously spectacular destruction of Ocean View Amusement Park. Many local residents grew up with the park as a popular seaside attraction. Originally built at the turn of the 20th century and changing hands a few times in its history, the park bounced back from hurricanes and other challenges over the years.
This Pennsylvania Amusement Park is 60 Years Old. Here's How They're Celebrating The Anniversary
A Lancaster County amusement park is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year, and they've got plenty of fun lined up. Since 1963, Dutch Wonderland has been all about providing family fun for locals and tourists alike.
Lost Amusement Parks of Pennsylvania
Nowadays, the words amusement park automatically bring to mind thoughts of Hershey Park and Kennywood but a century ago, Pennsylvania was actually home to dozens of different amusement parks that drew thousands of visitors and entertained tourists.
This Launch Steel Coaster Is Scarier Than It Looks
Six Flags Magic Mountain has tons of thrills in their coasters, but "Full Throttle" is one of the scariest you'll experience! Follow for more Six Flags news and content. Socials: @themeparkgroupie
Lost Amusement Parks of Connecticut
Nowadays, the words amusement park automatically bring to mind thoughts of Six Flags and Lake Compounce but a century ago, Connecticut was actually home to dozens of different amusement parks that drew thousands of visitors and entertained tourists.
Lost Amusement Parks of New Jersey
Nowadays, the words amusement park automatically brings to mind thoughts of Six Flags Great Adventure but a century ago, New Jersey was actually home to dozens of different amusement parks that drew thousands of visitors and entertained tourists. It is fascinating to think that what can once be iconic can easily fade to nothing. These are the lost amusement parks of New Jersey–are you old enough to remember any of these?
Dangerous Amusement Park Rides
Before you strap yourself in for a day of thrills and excitement at an amusement park, be sure you know which rides are the most dangerous. A roller coaster ride at an amusement park.Image by Connor Johnson from Pixabay.
Best Amusement Parks in America (Opinion)
If you're looking for the best amusement parks in America, there are a few things you'll want to keep in mind. Disneyland's Tomorrowland Skyway to See The Park from the Sky.Image by VintageBlue from Pixabay.
Even on the Hottest Summer Days, These Tips Will Help You Enjoy Your Visit to Six Flags Over Georgia
In our family, summertime always meant a visit to theme parks. And way back in the days when we only had three television networks, the family would travel to a nearby park where we tween-agers and teenagers were allowed to roam freely, binge ride roller coasters and consume mass quantities of park foods as long as we turned up at the assigned meeting points every few hours.