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Joyland Amusement Park

Mackenzie Park, P O Box 2262, Lubbock, TX 79408
806-763-2719
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Ranked #18 of 31 Attractions in Lubbock
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Description: A family-sized and family-friendly amusement park.
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English first
Lubbock, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Took Grandkids and they had a Blast. Wanted to stay longer, but after four hours we had enough. Lots of rides.

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Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

You can have fun here. There aren't a whole lot of rides and most are geared toward younger children, but it's not expensive and never seems to be too crowded. If you have younger children I think they would enjoy it.

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Lowestoft, England, United Kingdom
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216 reviews 216 reviews
102 attraction reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

My wife and I stopped by Joyland on an 18-day tour of American and Canadian amusement parks and were pleased we did. We met up with the founder and owner of the park, David Dean, who was a genuinely great guy and who was fascinated to see two coaster enthusiasts from the UK visiting his park. Joyland has a mixture... More

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Mansfield, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Wish the prices were a little less considering what was available and the upkeep of the park. Kids had fun, but I would rather have taken them to the water park where we could do more things with the adults and small kids.

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Childress
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Joyland has become a yearly stop for the family and I. We always have a great time. It's small but that has it's advantages. It's easy to walk the entire thing and ride what you want and no long lines. Don't expect six flags but it's a good time.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This was deffinetly the strangest amusment park I have ever been to! It was a fairly normal "for kids" park, no rides big enough for me. But my kids loved it, the strange thing was all the Aumish people there. Not that I have anything against any religion or way of life, but it felt pretty culty. But my son... More

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Lubbock, Texas
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56 reviews 56 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My wife and I always take our grandkids here during the summer for a fun time. They enjoy the rides as well as the refreshments that are available. Joyland has been in Lubbock for as long as I can remember. Good clean enjoyable fun!

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Hobbs, New Mexico
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This was our first visit and we have 2 teenagers. We paid for the $20.00 wrist bands for them, while my husband and I paid $5 for general admission since we didn't plan on riding. The rides were typical carnival rides, but the kids loved them (and much cheaper than going to a carnival or fair.) They have some thrill... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 via mobile

Theres plenty of rides for children, there needs to be more adult rides.the zipper,A ferris wheel ect ect.Better games to play and more places to eat. Lubbock is only growing, the oil boom is headed this way lol

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West Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We took our 3 year old son and went with my in-laws and our 15-year-old niece. We all had a great time. There was plenty of rides for our son to go on and we rode several two or three times. We enjoyed their concession stand too. For months afterward our son would point "the big water slide" out to... More

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