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San Diego Amusement Parks

San Diego Amusement Parks Overview

San Diego

Amusement Parks in San Diego include LEGOLAND, Belmont Park and Boomers. Some concentrate on thrill rides, while others are more of a theme park. A few seaside parks still exist where the rides are at water's edge or on a pier stretching out over the Pacific Ocean. Many of them also feature water parks. Below we've listed all that can be found in San Diego. These include LEGOLAND, the big theme park for little kids and Belmont Park, where you can ride a roller coaster on the sands of one of the most popular San Diego beaches. Amusement parks are some of the best things to do in San Diego with kids.

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photo courtesy of LEGOLAND Resort

LEGOLAND is located off Interstate 5 and Palomar Airport Drive in Carlsbad. This is a fun theme park for the young ones with rides like Fairy Tale Brook and Coast Cruise. Some of the mini cities and structures built with LEGOs® are amazing. LEGOLAND also features the Sea Life Aquarium featuring aquariums and discovery tanks full of ocean life. LEGOLAND Water Park is attached and features water slides, rivers, beaches and many more water themed adventures. LEGOLAND is among the top fun things to do in San Diego with kids.

LEGOLAND California
One Legoland Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008
(760) 918-5346

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Belmont Park is found in Mission Beach near Interstate 5 and 8 freeways. This classic boardwalk park is located right on the beach. Rides include the Giant Dipper wooden roller coaster, Flowrider wave machine and classic rides like bumper cars, Tilt-A-Whirl and The Plunge indoor heated swimming pool. Belmont Park is one of the fun things to do in San Diego with kids.

Belmont Park
3146 Mission Blvd
Mission Beach, CA 92109

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Several Boomers! are situated throughout California including Vista and El Cajon in San Diego County. These small-scale amusement parks feature mini-golf, arcades, go karts, bumper boats, batting cages, laser tag, rock walls, thrill rides and more, On-site cafés serve up favorites like pizza, fried chicken, pasta and salads. Boomers is one of many fun things to do in San Diego with kids.

Boomers! San Diego
6999 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92111
(858) 560-4212

Boomers! Vista
1525 W. Vista Way
Vista, CA 92083
(760) 945-9474

Boomers! El Cajon
1155 Graves Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92021
(619) 593-1155

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