More than 2 dozen outdoor amusements, rides and attractions ranging from toddler friendly and gentle to frankly terrifying. Great family fun in Connecticut!
Lake Compounce Family Theme Park
Lake Compounce is a family theme park with the best of both worlds - thrills for those older kids and kiddie rides for the little ones!
Kiddie rides, family rides and thrill rides all waiting at this fun New York amusement park, with events, entertainment, and plenty of family fun!
Six Flags New England
Thrills, squeals, family fun and lots of events at the iconic Six Flags theme park!
Luna park at Coney Island
Boardwalks, beaches, rides....iconic Coney Island has something for the entire family!
Keansburg Amusement Park
Amusement Park fun in New Jersey with fun rides from the thrilling to the gentle, perfect for that classic family amusement fun!
Scotch Plains, NJ
Thrills and excitement with roller coasters, pirates ships, and a submarine - just to name a few! Family fun with adventures to be had in New Jersey!
Water fun for the family in New York State with pirates, aliens, and even dinosaurs with the thrills, waves, drops and splashes you LOVE over summer!
Waterpark fun in New York, great for all ages - especially those little ones! Amazing family fun for your day out to cool you down!
Water Wizz of Westerly
Make a SPLAH at this Rhode Island water park, with giant water slides, tunnels, and spills for all ages!
Breezy Picnic Grounds Waterslides
Swim in crystal-clear Whitins Reservoir, and enjoy unlimited rides on three 300' waterslides (all with unlimited rides!), or just relax in the clean well-groomed grounds.
Action Park Mountain Creek
The world's TALLEST (and only!) thrill slide with double loops at this adrenaline pumping New Jersey water park for the whole family!
Runway Rapids Water Park
Featuring kiddie lagoon, lazy river and toddler unit, plus 18 wild slides of varying height, length and speed. Supervised water play with lifeguards also available.
Sparta Township, NJ
200 acres of great family fun in New Jersey with mini golf, sports, and that famous water park with a 400 foot body slide!
Zoom Flume Water Park
East Durham, NY
A fun and family friendly day out in a natural setting, with rivers, slides and thrills all in the one fun New York water park - including the worlds longest water park zip line!
Connecticuts Beardsley Zoo
Over 300 American species with varying exhibits and educational programming for families, including unique pop up viewing areas within the Prairie Dog exhibit.
New Britain Youth Museum Hungerford Park Nature Center
A fascinating and fun family day out as you explore the world around us together, at the New Britain Youth Museum at Hungerford Park.
The Maritime Aquarium
The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate Long Island Sound and protect it for future generations. A vibrant and entertaining learning environment, the Maritime Aquarium achieves this goal through living exhibits, marine…
Atlantis Marine World
Prepare for a voyage of undersea discovery at the only public Aquarium on Long Island, offering interactive fun, adventure, and education. Take a Shark Dive, snorkel with tropical fish, feed a stingray, watch a sea…
Long Island Game Farm
Explore a fun zoo and game farm with hundreds of animals, both exotic and indigenous, with plenty of interactive areas for kids too!
The Animal Farm Petting Zoo
Hundreds of animals, most from the rescue program, at this New York zoo, as well as playgrounds, puppet theater, a train AND a FREE pony ride!
Action Wildlife Park
A leisurely walk through amazing animals from all around the world, a petting zoo, and even wagon rides, all waiting at this family friendly wildlife center in Connecticut. Lots of animal fun!
Fun farm animals with Flamig Farm with a cast of characters to entertain everyone, from young to old! From bunnies to draft horses, piglets, llamas, peacocks and happy egg laying chickens.
White Post Animal Farm
Animal fun, train rides, fun events, and a famous fall festival, all at this great family farm experience in New York State!
Explore the ocean without every getting wet! Amazing encounters, from the splash of a beluga whale, to being nose to nose with a penguin - a family fun aquarium experience in Connecticut.
Zoo in Forest Park
The Zoo features exotic and indigenous animals representing a large variety of species found throughout the world and in North America.
The world's largest urban zoo features world-class exhibits featuring get you eye-to-eye with massive crocodiles, majestic tigers, and inquisitive gorillas.
Queens Zoo Wildlife Center
A beautiful zoo with a feel of a national park, in Flushing, NY. Naturalistic settings offer great animal experiences, all native to the Americas.
Bergen County Zoo
The Bergen County Zoo offers education programs for everyone: children and adults; individuals and groups; at the zoo, or at your facility. A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. While a visit to…
Lupa Zoo is a conservation and education institution demonstrating the value, beauty and interdependence of all living things.
Central Park Zoo
New York, NY
From a steamy rain forest to an icy Antarctic penguin habitat encounter fascinating animals from all over the globe plus Tisch Children's Zoo lets little animal lovers meet gentle creatures up close.
Prospect Park Wildlife Center
Youngsters can meet prairie dogs nose-to-nose, and walk among wallabies. The Animal Lifestyles building's centerpiece is a spectacular habitat for baboons.
New York Aquarium
A great New York Aquarium with over 8,000 animals, where kids can learn all about ocean animals from all over the world, as well as conservation too!
Staten Island Zoo
The Staten Island Zoo was the first zoo anywhere to exhibit all the 32 varieties of rattlesnakes known to occur in the United States. Through wildlife exhibitions, promotion of species conservation and educational programs, it's…
Turtle Back Zoo
West Orange, NJ
Over 100 different species call this popular New Jersey zoo home, with a petting zoo and miniature train rides too!
An 18,400 sq ft nature experience with a butterfly conservation center, with nearly 4,000 free flying butterflies from all over the world!
Roger Williams Park Zoo
Spend the day in one of the oldest zoos in the country, with 130 species of rare and fascinating animals from around the world, including elephants, giraffes, snow leopards, and kangaroos!
The Skyfari Sky Ride takes you over the Deer Forest, then up close to the Chimp Exhibit, onward as you “fly” over the Mandrills, soar over the Camels and Watusi... An amazing ride.... all you…
Come alive with nature and history. Explore the wild side of Space Farms Zoo and Museum. Space Farms offers educational fun for all ages. Where else can you step back in time and head for…
The Butterfly Zoo
It's all things butterflies at this Rhode Island Butterfly Zoo! A day out with the family surrounded by these fluttering colorful creatures!