The best part about Theme Parks is that there’s something for the entire family. Ranging from water slides to roller coasters, fun houses, food vendors and more, there are some great parks across the country.
As part of our Drive the Nation Summer of Sightseeing, today we are highlighting our favorite Theme Parks from across the country. Participate in the fun by sharing a photo of your favorite Theme Park and enter for a chance to win the Drive The Nation Summer of Sightseeing contest using #DTNSoS. You can view the official rules here.
Here are some of our favorites:
Walt Disney World – Orlando, Florida
One of the most famous parks in the world that attracts local and international visitors is Walt Disney World. This park consists of several parks wrapped into one. Therefore there is something for the entire family. Choose from Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, Typhoon Lagoon Water Park, and Blizzard Beach Water Park. Dare to ride coasters such as the Rock ‘N’ Roller Coaster or take a break and stroll through Disney’s BoardWalk and enjoy some location shops and restaurants.
Universal Orlando – Orlando, Florida
If you’re a Harry Potter fan, look no further. At Universal, you can experience Harry Potter and many other movies to come life. Does your child dream of meeting Dora The Explorer? Then you better add Universal to list your list of theme parks to visit. This park is made up of not only Universal Studios, but also Islands of Adventure, Volcano Bay, and City Walk.
Six Flags Great Adventure – Jackson, New Jersey
With locations in California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, and Texas, Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey is the largest of the locations in the United States. Adrenaline lovers can sure get their fix here on daring coasters such as Nitro, El Toro and more. Also, there is plenty for the kids to do while visiting such as Bug’s Bunny themed rides, Safari Tours, and a Splash Water Oasis.
Busch Gardens – Tampa, Florida
Considered Florida’s thrill ride leader, Busch Gardens in Tampa, Florida is an excellent time for the entire family. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy rides, safari tours, animal experiences and more. Also, if you need a break from the twist and turns of those thrill rides, stop in and enjoy a family-friendly show like Elmo Rocks.