5) Knott’s Berry Farm – Buena Park, California
The name of this incredible theme park is enough to peak most visitors interest but it is its combination of amazing rides, great themed events and its family friendly approach that keeps people coming back for more. This 160 acre park is the 14th most visited theme park in the US annually and has a total of 40 different rides and attractions for guests to enjoy. Part of what makes Knott’s Berry Farm so great is its incredible water park and water themed rides.
In the hot southern California heat nothing beats a trip to a theme park with a great water park included. Thrill seekers will also love the many awesome coasters in the park including one of its most popular, the Silver Bullet. The park is also very well known for its fantastic transformation that takes place each fall for Halloween.
During this time the park transforms into Knott’s Scary Farm, where guests can get their thrills and chill all in one spot. The park boasts several scare zones and haunted houses during this event and draws crowds from all over the country to enjoy the frights.