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Top 5 Amusement Parks in New York City for National Roller Coaster Day

Updated: Sep 19

Thrill-seekers in New York City these 5 amusement parks are just what you need for National Roller Coaster Day!

Celebrate National Roller Coaster Day with our curated guide of New York City's top-notch amusement parks. Get your tickets and fast passes ready for a roller coaster extravaganza!

Coney Island across the water with people, ferris wheel, roller coaster, and buildings in sight

1. Luna Park

1000 Surf Ave, Brooklyn, NY, map

Arrive early to beat the crowds and enjoy iconic rides like the Cyclone roller coaster. Opt for the Unlimited Ride Wristband for the best value.

🎢 Must-Try Rides: The Cyclone, Thunderbolt, Sling Shot

2. Adventureland

2245 Broadhollow Rd, Farmingdale, NY, map

Enjoy a mix of classic and modern rides at this Long Island gem. Consider a weekday visit for shorter lines and a more relaxed experience.

🎢 Must-Try Rides: Turbulence, Frisbee, Mystery Mansion

3. Adventurer's Family Entertainment Center

1824 Shore Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY, map

Have some fun with the little ones at this Brooklyn adventure hub, equipped with rides and carnival games.

🎢 Must-Try Rides: Roller Coaster, Go Karts, Flying Planes

4. Playland

1 Playland Pkwy, Rye, NY, map

Embrace nostalgia at this historic amusement park. Explore the Dragon Coaster and other classic rides for a delightful experience.

🎢 Must-Try Rides: Dragon Coaster, Music Express, Derby Racer

5. Splish Splash Water Park

2549 Splish Splash Dr, Calverton, NY, map

Plan a summer escape from the city to this water park for a refreshing twist on thrill-seeking.

🎢 Must-Try Slides: Bootlegger's Run, Alien Invasion, Mammoth River

Whether you're braving the loops of Luna Park's Cyclone or soaring to dizzying heights on Splish Splash’s Tunnel of Terror, these parks offer heart-pounding excitement and unforgettable memories. Remember to check operating times and ticket options in advance!

Consult the respective websites for the most up-to-date information on ride availability.

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