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Address: Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95050
Phone Number: 408-988-1776
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Description: The new roller coaster, called Stealth, mimics flight and is one of the...
The new roller coaster, called Stealth, mimics flight and is one of the park's thriller rides.
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season pass is more worth

The regular season pass is same amount as day pass if purchase at gate, purchase day pass online can save money. or pay a little more to upgrade to Gold pass you get free parking... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We arrived around 5:30PM on a Sunday so we got the discounted ticket at $32 - no tax (this was new haha since all our purchases up to that date included tax). We planned on paying extra for the express pass but the staff on the counter advised not to take it because it wasn't busy at that time and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

The regular season pass is same amount as day pass if purchase at gate, purchase day pass online can save money. or pay a little more to upgrade to Gold pass you get free parking each visit (estimate around $12 per car). This park does not as big as Disneyland but it still tons of fun for whole family! They... More 

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San Francisco, California
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44 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This is a fun place with decent rides at a decent price. It would not be fair to compare it to a Disney or Universal simply because you pay less than one third of the cost to get in. Needs a bit more upkeep, but the people working there are nice and there are enough attractions for a full day... More 

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Oakland, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

This place is a great way to spend a day with family or friends. There are good rides for all ages with an area for smaller kids, thrill rides for older kids & a water park. Some of the roller coasters are pretty uncomfortable & the lines can be very long, but other than that its a good time.

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San Jose, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Since Cedar Faire bought them, things are improving. They have re-themed all the kid's area to be Peanuts now and not just half themed. The Goldstriker is a legit coaster and the other big coasters are good too. The issues are still with customer service. While the park opens at 10:00am most days, most rides don't open until 11:00am and... More 

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41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We came here with friends and their children. Luckily, gay pride weekend was in full swing in the City, so not a lot of people were here on the day we visited. The rides were average and so was the food. I never understood why amusement parks do not offer decent, healthy food choices. If you're visiting this place, stop... More 

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Bakersfield, CA
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27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We spent a few hours here on a weekday in the summer. For one ticket price you can visit the water park as well as the regular theme park. We got a deal through our credit union, which made the cost even sweeter. Of course, the food is ridiculously priced. The park was clean and most of the staff we... More 

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Fresno, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Alot of great Rides, Weather was Great, Food Very Expensive, 2 Cheeseburger Combo meals $38, So eat A Big Breakfast Before you go in, or pack a ice chest with food and get your hand stamped, and head out to the parking lot for Lunch (or Dinner) Got great deal on tickets through AAA

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Rides are great food is acceptable but for the money you pay for a gold pass there should be a little better parking. Last year with the gold pass you were allowed to park in premium parking this year you are lucky to fund a spot under a 1/4 mile from the entrance which makes the day so much more... More 

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Oakland, California, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The rides where great. The show 40 seasons of summer was fun to watch with good old music. There were several interactive activities. We won a warriors basketball.

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Address: Great America Parkway, Santa Clara, CA 95050
Phone Number: 408-988-1776
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara

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