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 732-914-1896 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. There are plenty of fun things to do for children of all ages at Blackbeard's Cave. Blackbeard's Cave is also known for their fun-filled, affordable birthday party packages.
Jenkinson's Boardwalk 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 in Seaside Heights, NJ, is waiting for you this summer. Thrilling new rides as well as the classics you love and expect are open on weekends from Easter through September and every day from mid-June through Labor Day. The Wacky Roof-Top Mini Golf, the Classic Arcade, Games of Skill and Chance, mouthwatering delights from the Pier Grill and Food Stands will bring back your childhood memories while making new ones to cherish forever!
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 hosts 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 22 ft. 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 Get Inside the Fun! Create great memories at iPlay America with a spectacular array of more than 200 video and skills games, Cosmic Battle: The Extreme Laser Experience — our two-level laser tag arena, 4-D Movie Theater, indoor boardwalk, concerts, and other events. Guests select from Go Karts on the iPA Speedway, Bumper Cars, the Kite Flyer, Skyscraper, Boardwalk Mini Bowling, and a variety of other rides and attractions for younger children. Best of all, it’s ALWAYS FREE to enter!
iPlay America won New Jersey Monthly’s 2014 Best of New Jersey Kids Destination, Central, a 2013 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence and the Asbury Park Press Best of Monmouth County honors for Best Indoor Theme Park and Best Candy Store. iPlay America also features Game Time Bar and Grill, Sonny’s Boardwalk Grill, Mixx Frozen Yogurt, Boardwalk Bites, and Broadway Sweets, complete with tons of current and retro candy. Every Friday from 8 p.m. - midnight, iPlay America offers iPlay After Dark – a night of FUN for all ages! Dance to today’s hits with a live DJ, enjoy the spectacular lightshow, and have a chance to win awesome prizes. You also get UNLIMITED Rides, Go Karts and Laser Tag and a $10 Game Card – all for only $24.95! From birthday parties to a spontaneous night out, iPlay America is Central Jersey’s best place to go out and get inside the fun.
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 Roller Coaster 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. Also, they have a few other packages like the Bowling party, Birthday Bash party, Ultimate party, and their Brand New Glow parties! A package to fit any birthday child's perfect birthday.
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.
TILT Studio 1580 Voorhees Town Center, Voorhees Township, NJ 856-782-6572 TILT Studio Family Fun Center in Voorhees may be the most exciting INDOOR Amusement attraction in the Philadelphia region. Voted “Best of Family” 3 years running, TILT Studio is an Adventure-Seekers Paradise….. With nearly 20,000 sq. feet of GIANT Air Conditioned entertainment space, TILT Studio is packed with tons of fun!
Our amusements offer some of the most exciting fun in So. Jersey. • Classic Arcade and Racing Games • MadWave Rollercoaster Simulator • Skeeball and basketball challenges • Mini Bowling and Blacklight Miniature Golf • Ballocity multi-level soft play and slide area • Twirlin’ Taxi, full motion ride • Gem Mining and DinoVenture Exploration area • Prize Games and so much more…
Ideal for Families, Birthday Celebrations, or groups of 150 or more! We offer a nearly 200 person seating area with a delicious Snack Bar menu.
Everyone is welcome at TILT Studio, where every day brings new excitement and non-stop action.
Diggerland USA 100 Pinedge Drive, West Berlin, NJ 08091 856-768-1110 Diggerland is the USA’s only construction themed adventure park where children and their families can drive, ride and operate real construction equipment in a safe, family-friendly environment. Diggerland has more than 23 attractions over 14 acres of land in Camden County, NJ. At Diggerland, children can drive a real backhoe, dig with an excavator, climb the USA’s tallest ropes course and more!
Buckets of Fun for Everyone!
Southern Shore Region NJ
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 interspersed with exciting family rides and attractions. Storybook Land has been in operation for over 50 years. Your memories will last a lifetime!
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 one great waterpark with boardwalk fun and food in Wildwood, New Jersey. Mariners Landing Pier offers some of the best amusement park rides and concessions that Morey's Pier has to offer! Adventure Pier stays true to its name and is 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 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!
NJ's oldest amusement park by the beach!
Long Beach Island - Southern NJ
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!
A very unique Amusement park in NJ
Bowcraft Amusement Park 2545 Route 22 West, Scotch Plains, NJ 908-389-1234 Recently updated, Bowcraft is a great amusement park only 30 minutes 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. Gillian's Wonderland Pier is located at Sixth Street and the Boardwalk, in beautiful Ocean City, New Jersey. Gillian's 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, you're 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.
Field Station Dinosaur One Dinosaur Way, Secaucus, NJ 07094 855-999-9010 Field Station Dinosaur is a dinosaur themed amusement park in Secaucus, New Jersey. We have numerous dinosaur attractions such as “Dinosaurs Alive! 3D” where guests can journey with expert paleontologists and uncover some of the hidden mysteries left behind by these intriguing creatures! Guests can also take part in “Dinosaurs after Dark,” a journey through the park at night where they can encounter some of the creatures in real life!---or the animatronic replicas we have on site.
Great Theme Park in Northeast NJ
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 bungee 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 you're missing out on one of the New Jersey's best attractions! Six Flags Great Adventure is known for its 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 located throughout the park. Its sister water park Hurricane Harbor is located right next door.
Great amusement park in NJ for kids of all ages
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!