What’s New at Dutch Wonderland

  Opening Day for 2017 at Dutch Wonderland was so much fun!  If you’re planning a visit to the Kingdom for Kids this summer, here’s a few changes you should keep in mind for the 2017 season. The construction of Merlin’s Mayhem is underway.  In case you haven’t heard, Dutch Wonderland is getting a suspended […]

Which Amusement Park Should You Choose?

So, your kids are old enough that you’ve decided to conquer an amusement park.  Now, the question is which one in the Pennsylvania area would be the most fun for your family?  Maybe you have teenagers and toddlers, or a parent who wants thrill rides while your four-year-old putters around on a miniature choo choo […]

Legoland Discovery Center – Philadelphia, PA

Sponsored Post – Legoland hosted us for a preview event. Legoland Discovery Center is located in the Plymouth Meeting Mall, right off of the turnpike near Philadelphia.  The Discovery Center had its grand opening at the beginning of April, and we were excited to attend a preview event.  When arriving at the mall, the Discovery […]

Diggerland – West Berlin, NJ

Sponsored post – Diggerland hosted us in exchange for this blog post. Diggerland is a unique construction-themed adventure park in West Berlin, New Jersey.  It’s located about a half hour outside of Philadelphia.  We arrived at the park on a cool day in April, and the kids got excited as soon as they saw the construction […]

Watkins Regional Park – Upper Marlboro, MD

Watkins Regional Park is a large park located east of Washington D.C. in Prince George’s County.  We headed there on a weekend morning, as we used it as a stop to stretch our legs on the way to the D.C. metro.  When we arrived, we easily found the playground by following the signs through a […]

Arnold’s Family Fun Center – Oaks, PA

If the weather isn’t cooperating in one way or another (snow, heat, rain, etc.), Arnold’s Family Fun Center has you covered.  Literally, it has an amusement park under a roof, in a building, safe from the elements.  We headed there on a particularly cold winter day, to get our fix for an amusement park before the […]

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Friendship Center – Harrisburg, PA

We were looking for some water-fun, so I was happy to find that the Friendship Center in Lower Paxton Township has a water slide and some water play elements.  We headed north on 83 to Harrisburg, and easily found the Center which is located a few miles from the highway.  We paid the daily guest fee to […]

Kiddie Crusoe – Timonium, MD

When it’s much too cold to play outdoors, we head to some spots where outside fun can be experienced indoors.  Kiddie Crusoe is one of these indoor play spaces, with three distinct areas for kids to enjoy.  Kiddie Crusoe is located in Timonium, Maryland, not far from Interstate 83.  It’s tucked away in a large […]

Weekend Trip Ideas

Looking to get away during a short school break?  Want to have a ton of family fun within a few hour drive?  Pick a city from the list below and select some corresponding places to take the kids.   Harrisburg Family Fun – Whitacker Center, State Museum of Pennsylvania, Autobahn Indoor Speedway (height requirement)   […]

Kalahari Resort – Poconos, PA

We visited Kalahari Resort in the Pocono Mountains in the late spring.  Pulling into the resort, we were impressed by its size and the beautiful landscaping around the entrance.  We didn’t realize what a big venue it is, complete with a conference center.  We quickly checked in at the desk and received our wristbands.  After […]