Theme Parks

Pixieland Amusement Park

History:Pixieland Amusement Park has been providing fun and enchantment for generations of children in the Bay Area for over 40 years.The magic began in the late 1950's when toy store owner Norman Rosenburg built the original park next to his store at the eastern end of the Park and Shop lot. Naming it King Norman's Wonderland, the park began with...
Jul 21, 2016 |
2740 E Olivera Rd
Concord CA 94519
(925) 689-8841

Wild Waves Theme Park

Our goal is to accommodate every guest to the best of our abilities. Participation on some attractions may be restricted due to park and/or manufacturer requirements. These restrictions may include an individuals height, weight, and physical condition. We strive to provide an entertaining experience with fair, equal, and safe treatment of all our...
Jun 27, 2016 |
36201 Enchanted Pkwy S
Federal Way WA 98003
(253) 661-8000

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