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Strap in for Fun at These Amusement Parks
Looking for some family fun this summer? We found seven theme parks across the country sure to leave both parents and kids smiling.

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From roller coasters and haunted mansions to waterparks and animal shows, amusement parks offer something for everybody in your family. We checked out seven parks that are sure to thrill.

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Cedar Point Ohio amusement park

Cedar Point, Ohio

With 17 roller coasters and the world's tallest swing ride, this park is sure to give you a rush.

Park Admission: $46.99

Legoland amusement park

Legoland, Calif.

Legoland is packed with more than 60 rides and offers a variety of shows and attractions that can be fun for the whole family.

LEGOLAND Admission: $69 (ages 13+)
LEGOLAND+ Water Park +SEA LIFE Admission: $89

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Walt Disney World, Fla.

It's a small world after all! Walt Disney World has it all- theme rides, water rides, restaurants and character encounters; there's something for everyone.

One- Day Admission: $82 (ages 10+), $74 (ages 3-9)

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Busch Gardens water park

Busch Gardens, Va.

Ride the Loch Ness Monster or relax on the Rhine River Cruise in this park that is spread across more thn 200 acres.

Single-Day Admission: $63.99 (Ages 10+)

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Knoebels, Pa.

Take a spin on the Grand Carousel for $1 and take in the splendor of the antique hand-carved horses or take an adventure in the haunted mansion for $1.50.

Admission: Free//Pay Per Ride

Schlitterbahn Water park

Schlitterbahn, Texas and Kansas City

Slide down water coasters, surf waves or grab a tube and chill out on one of the lazy rivers in this exciting water park.

One-Day General Admission: $62.97

Six Flags Viper Rollercoaster

Six Flags Great Adventure, N.J.

From its famous Batman ride that flies at speeds up to 50mph, to its newest 154-feet tall Green  Lantern coaster that hits 63mph, the thrills of this theme park are never ending.

General Admission: $59.99

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Strap in for Fun at These Amusement Parks

Looking for some family fun this summer? We found seven theme parks across the country sure to leave both parents and kids smiling.

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