NJ is home to over 15 fun and exciting Amusement Parks. Find the best Amusement parks in NJ using our comprehensive guide!
Blackbeard's Cave 136 Route 9, Bayville, NJ 732-286-4414 The goal at Blackbeard's Cave is to put a smile on your face, whether you are 1 or 101. This is accomplished with games that are both fun and challenging, a 20-hole miniature golf course, a go-kart track complete with bridges and tunnels, exciting bumper boats, along with our batting cages where you can start with slow pitch and moving up to 92mph and the Battle Tank Tags where players can ride as gunners or drivers in our special battlefield. We're also known for our fun-filled, affordable birthday party packages.
Jenkinson's 300 Ocean Ave, Pt. Pleasant Beach, NJ 732-892-0600 Jenkinson’s Boardwalk in beautiful Point Pleasant Beach, NJ features white sandy beaches, games, rides, delicious food, even an Aquarium teaming with Sharks, Penguins, Seals, Monkeys and lots more interesting creatures. It’s everything you expect from a world famous Jersey Shore Boardwalk and more! Whether you are visiting for the day or making it your getaway, every member of your family will find excitement. Featuring free weekly events and year round festivals, it’s never an ordinary day at Jenkinson’s Boardwalk!
Casino Pier 800 Ocean Terrace Seaside Heights NJ 732-793-6488 Casino Pier welcomes children, families, thrill-seekers and boardwalk pleasure admirers. The Casino Pier amusement park is your premier destination at the Jersey Shore. Generations have enjoyed the nostalgia of the resort beach town and amusement park. Our dedicated staff members ensure that all rides are thoroughly inspected and safe for you to enjoy. Our highly-trained professional team’s goal is your enjoyment and safety. The amusement park at Casino Pier offers classic children’s rides such as the Boats, Motorcycles and Speedway whip cars. Family rides include the Tilt-A-Whirl, Moby Dick, Hot Tamales Roller Coaster and Fun Houses. Thrill seekers will enjoy the 170 foot tall Skyscraper where riders are strapped to the end of a crane-like arm and are whipped around at speeds up to 70 miles per hour! Everyone is welcome to enter our park and enjoy the sights, sounds, smells and atmosphere. Whenever planning a trip to the Jersey Shore, a visit to the Casino Pier amusement park is a must for your enjoyment and making lifetime memories. We look forward to your visit – see you on the rides!
Funtime America 269 Route 35 North, Eatontown, NJ 732-460-0700 Funtime America is a huge 30,000 sq.ft. indoor amusement park and arcade center. Kids of all ages will enjoy hours of endless fun. Funtime America is now home to our greatest attraction called Grand Theft City Laser Blast. The arena host up to 25 players per game, with the coolest state of the art lighting and sound effects along with fog and bubble machine.
Be sure to climb and reach the summit of our 22ft. Rock-Wall Climbing Adventure, then take a whirl on our Bumper Cars. Maybe your child will like to soar high in the sky in our Apache Helicopter Ride or spin round and round on our Monkey May-hem Ride. We also offer a Kiddy El-Paso Train Ride for our very young guest.
Funtime America is also home to the best birthday party celebrations in New Jersey. From soup to nuts, we do it all for you!! Funtime offers girls and boys themed parties as well as carnival fun parties. Let our party experts show you and your child what you’ve been missing. We offer private party rooms for you and your guests, no sharing space with others here. Our rooms can seat 20 to 75 of your closest friends.
Let your child bounce and climb in our new Bounce and Play Area, with a 5 in 1 bounce course and our Ninja Bounce house. It’s sure to please.
Funtime America’s newly opened U.S.A. Café offers a variety of food and snacks for every palate. Enjoy our fresh made pizza station. All Items are made fresh on site daily. Bring the entire family down for a fun-filled day of games, rides, playing and so much more!
iPlay America 110 Schanck Road Freehold, NJ 07728 732-577-8200 iPlay America, an innovative and upscale indoor theme park where “city meets the boardwalk” features over 250 rides, games, and attractions including go karts, two-level laser tag, a 4-D theater, bumper cars, midway games and much more. iPlay America also offers a variety of delicious food options, from a full service restaurant, a grab-and-go bistro, boardwalk treats, a candy store and a self-service yogurt shop. iPlay America is the perfect place for people of all ages and guarantees an unforgettable day for you and your family!
There is no reservation required. You may purchase your ticket online or at the Admissions desk upon arrival. iPlay America is centrally located off the intersections of Route 33 and Route 9 in Freehold, New Jersey. Outside food and beverage is not permitted. For more information, please visit our website iplayamerica.com.
The FunPlex 3320-24 Route 38, Mt. Laurel, NJ 856-273-9666 The Funplex is the area’s most original amusement center filled with the absolute best in entertainment. So whether it is sunny or raining, you are sure to have a fabulous time.
With 25 acres of air conditioned indoor and outdoor attractions, the Funplex is able to accommodate parties and groups of 20- 500+ and also features a café that serves snacks, sandwiches pizza, salads and more.
Some of our amusements include: 2-Story Foam Frenzy Bumper Cars Updated arcade with over 100 games Indoor Electric Go Karts Lazer Tag Bowling Outdoor Pool Free Fall Ride with 30 ft. drop Bumper Boats Outdoor Go Karts 4D Dark Ride Mini Golf Driving Range Tilt-a-whirl
The best birthday parties begin here. Parties at The Funplex are flexible and affordable. “Create Your Own” packages allow you to customize any party to your liking.
The FunPlex 182 Route 10 West, East Hanover, NJ 973-428-1166 The Funplex is the area’s most original amusement center filled with the absolute best in entertainment. So whether it is sunny or raining, you are sure to have a fabulous time.
Fully air-conditioned and offering 100,000 square feet of fun with activities for ages 2and up. The Funplex is able to accommodate groups of 20-500+ also making it perfect for Class Trips, End of Year parties, Camp Day Trips and more!
Some of our amusements include: 3 Story Foam Frenzy Bumper Cars Over 100 arcade games Indoor Electric Go Karts Outdoor Pool Free Fall Ride with 30 ft. drop Lazer Tag 4-D Motion Theater MagiQuest- an interactive role playing game. Toddler play area Super Twister Water Park We also feature the Funplex cafe offering a wide variety of your favorite food.
The best birthday parties begin here. Parties at The Funplex are flexible and affordable. Numerous party packages are available including amusements and food, décor, invites.
Storybook Land 6415 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township 609-646-0103 The memories of childhood will ring true as your family literally walks through its all-time favorite stories and nursery rhymes at Storybook Land. Children’s classics are interspread with exciting family rides and attractions. Storybook Land has been in operation for over 50 years. Your memories will last a lifetime!
Funtown Pier 1930 Boardwalk, Seaside Park, NJ 732-830-7437 Funtown Pier has an incredible ocean view with beautiful beaches for the whole family to enjoy. Have a great time on the thrilling adult rides, fun family rides, and gentle kiddie rides! Don't forget to ride Funtown's Go-Carts, and feel the rush of racing on the Oceans Edge! Roller coaster fans, ride the looping coaster with the waves crashing right beneath you. Walk the beautiful boardwalk, try the amusement games, and taste the delicious food!
Steel Pier 1000 Boardwalk Atlantic City NJ 609-345-4893 Ride every fun-filled thrilling ride Steel Pier has to offer. Come hungry and enjoy a variety of amazing boardwalk food! Take a chance at one of the many amusement games or just stroll along the pier taking in the gorgeous sights and sounds. Also, don't miss the live thrill shows that will leave you in awe! Memories will be made that will last a lifetime!
Even Kids Will Love this Atlantic City Amusement Park!
Morey's Piers 3501 Boardwalk Wildwood NJ 609-522-3900 Morey's Piers has three separate Amusement Piers. Surfside Pier combines kiddie rides, thrills, and onegreat waterpark with boardwalk fun and food in Wildwood, New Jersey. Mariners Landing Pier offers someof the best amusement park rides concessions that Morey's Pier has to offer! AdventurePier stays true to it's name andis full of adventuresome family-fun and memories for a fun filled family beach vacation in Wildwood. Enjoy all three, with lots of games and amusements for all, from the kids to the extreme rides.
Keansburg Amusement Park 1275 Beachway Ave, Keansburg, NJ sabb 732-495-1400 Leave your worries behind and have fun on the Northern Shore of New Jersey. At Keansburg Amusement Park, there is no entry fee! Spend only on the rides that appeal to you. Choose from dozens of kiddie rides, many thrill rides such as the Wildcat Roller Coaster, Double Shot, Moby Dick, and Cliff Hanger. Arcades and Wheels-of-Chance at reasonable rates and delicious assortments of food and snacks to full dinners. Also, don't miss the exciting FastTrax Go Karts! See our Keansburg Boardwalk Guide! You can also spend time at the waterpark, Runaway Rapids, which is right next door!
Fantasy Island Park 320 Seventh Street, Beach Haven NJ 609-492-4000 Fantasy Island Park will delight both young and old with its Victorian-feeling. Z-Brick walkways, oak benches, ornate lamp posts, and Tiffany glass chandeliers and panels all come together in a clean, safe family facility.
Enjoy fun Rides - Games - Arcades - Great food - Ice Cream - Free Entertainment - Free Parking and Free Admission!
Bowcraft Amusement Park 2545 Route 22 West, Scotch Plains, NJ 908-389-1234 Recently updated, Bowcraft is a great amusement park only 30 mins from NYC and centrally located in NJ. Bowcraft Amusement Park is located on Route 22 West in Scotch Plains, New Jersey, United States. It is a medium size family amusement park with a large selection of rides for children and teens. Rides include the Dragon roller coaster and the brand new Crossbow Rollercoaster. Bowcraft Amusement Park is open weekends from April through October and daily June through Labor Day. Only pay for the rides that you want to go on. Bowcraft amusement park is great for young kids.
Gillian's Wonderland Pier 6 Street & Boardwalk, Ocean City NJ 609-399-7082 If you are looking for fun and excitement in " America's Greatest Family Resort" you will find it here at Gillian's Wonderland Pier. Gillians Wonderland Pier is located at Sixth Street and the Boardwalk, in beautiful Ocean City, New Jersey. Gillians Wonderland Pier has many indoor rides as well as outdoor rides. Their fun deck is geared towards children and has a fun slide a kite flyer and a cool glass house kids have to keep their hands in front of them at all times as they try to progress through the glass maze.
Wonderland Pier is a "pay as you go" type amusement park. Each ride or attraction requires an appropriate amount of tickets for admission onto the ride or attraction of your choice. Wonderland Pier has 35 different rides and attractions to choose from, ranging from small rides for the little kids, to rides for the kid in all of us! No matter what you ride, your sure to have fun here at Gillian's Wonderland Pier.
Playland's Castaway Cove 10th and Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 609-399-4751 Playland's castaway Cove has many exciting fun family rides including bumper cars, a Ferris wheel, a hot air balloon ride, a merry go round and more. For the more adventurous, they have many exciting thrill rides including a Gravitron where the centrifugal force explodes at a speed of 24 RPM's, an upside down roller coaster and a Wipe out ride where you tumble around and around as you twirl clockwise all while suspended 43 ft high! The rise is gravity driven, you are never sure which way you'll go next. Playland's castaway cove has an awesome Go-Kart Speedway featuring an all new fleet of Go-Karts, located on 9th and Boardwalk.
There is also a 19 hole miniature golf theme park featuring a replica of Ocean City's historic shipwreck "The Sindia", and a maritime fishing village proudly displaying the catch of the day - a great white shark! A hole-in-one on the 19th green delivers a free round of golf. There are also many great concession stands including the world famous NJ Boardwalk curly fries.
Land of Make Believe 354 Great Meadows Road, Hope, NJ 908-459-9000 The Land of Make Believe Amusement Park features safe and wholesome recreation, entertainment, and activity for real families like yours. Enjoy a fun day full of exciting rides, shows, attractions, games, a picnic area over 30 acres, and even a waterpark! The Land of Make Believe has been designed exclusively for an action-packed day of special family fun for adults and their children.
Eagleswood Amusement Park 597 Route 9 - Staffordville, NJ 609-978-6606 Eagleswood Amusement Park is located on Route 9 only 2.5 miles south of Route 72 right behind Calloway’s Restaurant and Bar (only 5 minutes from the LBI Causeway). Their hottest attraction is their go-karts. They have Kiddie Go Karts, Single Rider Go Karts and Double Seater Go Karts. They also have a small but cool collection of outdoor thrill rides including a free fall ride, a sky glider ride, the tornado and even a bungy trampoline ride. Eagleswood also boasts a driving range, batting cages, miniature golf and an arcade. A fun place for kids of all ages.
Six Flags Great Adventure 1 Six Flags Boulevard, Jackson, NJ 732-928-1821 New Jersey's premiere Amusement park. If you haven't heard about it yet or haven't been there yet, well then your missing out on one of the New Jersey's best attractions! Six Flags Great Adventure is known for it's award-winning roller coasters. Great Adventure has over 200 rides and attractions on over 2,200 acres. It is the largest amusement park and safari in the country. There are numerous restaurants, food courts, arcade games and games of skill and chance with prizes are located throughout the park. It's sister water park Hurricane Harbor is located right next door.
Wild West City 50 Lackawanna Drive Stanhope, NJ 973-347-8900 Experience an atmosphere of true western hospitality at a reasonable cost! Wild West City is a theme park that brings the old west back to life through portrayals of real-life characters, legendary events, and a frontier town re-creation. Visitors have the chance to "live" in the old west by browsing museums and shops, talking to some of the knowledgeable townsfolk portraying early western life, panning for gold, visiting the barnyard, or playing a game of miniature golf! A large picnic area is available.
Clementon Amusement Park 1144 Berlin Road, Clementon, NJ 856-783-0263 Clementon Amusement Park is just 15 minutes from downtown Philadelphia, offering area residents and groups a clean, friendly, professionally run theme and waterpark right in their own backyard. It will give fun-seekers a classic, quality, family theme park experience with beautiful new improvements at a great price! Enjoy thrill rides such as the Sea Dragon and Thunder Bolt, family rides such as the Giant Ferris Wheel and Vintage Carousel, and children's rides such as the Safari Train and the Castle Bounce! Splash World is the fun water park right next door!
New Jersey boasts over 15 amusement parks and water parks that are fun for all ages! If roller coasters aren’t your for you, check out some other great NJ day trip ideas, you’re sure to find something to fit your personality!