Virginia Theme Parks

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    Beckoning families year after year ...

    Busch Gardens and Kings Dominion are two of the world's most spectacular theme parks.


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    Busch Gardens

    The European setting of Busch Gardens has been voted "The World's Most Beautiful Theme Park" every year since 1990, and proves to be a delight for adults. But it's the rides that thrill the kids and give it another distinction, "The World's Favorite Theme Park!"

    Visit England, Scotland, Ireland, France, Germany and Italy without the hassle of passports, customs and language barriers. Every country at Busch Gardens showcases popular foods, landmarks, gardens, shops and entertainment that put you in the middle of a particular European village. Hit the roller coasters of each country, too. Two of Busch Gardens' five coasters are rated in the Top 25 in the World!

    A recent addition to Busch Gardens is Verbolten®, a multi-launch, indoor/outdoor roller coaster that sends guests on a fun and mystifying family adventure through the Black Forest.


    Busch Gardens' Howl-O-Scream® offers chills and thrills to guests brave enough to venture into this cursed park. Navigate through Wendigo Woods™, one of five Terror-tories™; brave a darkly entertaining show like Monster Stomp™ on Ripper Row™ or explore six haunted houses waiting for those daring enough to enter the park after dark. Be warned, at 6 p.m. Busch Gardens® becomes a seriously scary place and may not be suitable for little ones. Please use discretion when bringing children into the park at this time. The curse spreads September 12 and continues weekends through October 26.


    Kings Dominion

    A 400-acre theme and water park, Kings Dominion, is home to more than 60 rides and attractions, including 15 world-class roller coasters known to international coaster enthusiasts, and KD is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in 2014! Located just 20 miles north of Richmond and 75 miles south of Washington, D.C., this Central Virginia theme park opens its gates to more than 13 million visitors a year.

    Hop aboard any one of the 15 roller coasters for a thrilling time, and then explore Planet Snoopy, where even the littlest ones in the family become big thrill-seekers!

    Halloween HAUNT

    This year the horror of Halloween HAUNT grows to epic proportions with the addition of new attractions. Test your fears in the all-new Maze of Madness, or check out three new live shows throughout the night. No matter what you decide, we know you will be screaming for more! Frights are happening weekends September 26 through October 31.

Last Updated: 9/22/2014 2:47 PM
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