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Western Playland Amusement Park

1249 Futurity Dr, El Paso, TX 88063
(575) 589-3410
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Ranked #40 of 50 attractions in El Paso
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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El Paso, Texas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I remember the old location of this amusement park, it was much bigger and much better. The new location is a bit disappointing, and I will avoid it as much as possible. It's a bit pricey, but the good thing is that you'll have a good while walking around the park, there's a children's rides area, & is the only... More

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El Paso, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

For someone who's grown up and lived in El Paso all their lives, it's known that there are no theme parks around here except for this one and Wet-n-wild. The park is fun and the rides aren't to bad, but in the middle of the summer there is hardly any shade and the drinks are outrageously expensive. For the 20... More

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chaparral,nm
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013 via mobile

It was the best place you can visit in el paso it is so entertaining you have to come when it opens and leave when it closes

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013 via mobile

To expensive and no shade. Rides are horrible the bumper cars were a joke the rollercosters were not thrilling. There was nothing fun about it. Waste of my money should of gone to Bob'Os. Bad experience in El paso.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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117 reviews 117 reviews
50 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

The park is good for kids but is no huge parks. The parking lot is shared with the sunland casino. The water rides are the most fun

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El Paso, Texas
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395 reviews 395 reviews
83 attraction reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

While I show my good friend from Switzerland, Chris Gafafer-Luthi around The Hidden Gem of the World, we motored out to the Westside of El PasoTX-USA. If going to the Santa Teresa POE, or Boundary Marker #1 [It is atrocious what has happened to the USA side of this extremely historic site, both in access and physical upkeep] or the... More

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El Paso, Texas
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74 reviews 74 reviews
19 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013 via mobile

The old location was way better. Because of the lake The games are old Nothing new here Expensive for what it is. (Food & Games ) Not good fir sunny days As there are not much shade Staff is all right. Could be better. Can't believe so many years after it hasn't improve!!! Dame games and even worse location. :(

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El Paso, Texas
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

If you are bored and have nothing else to do then this might be for you. Other wise Id avoid it. The rides look like they are falling apart they are so old. Not really any shade to hide from the sun, water fountains put out lava rather than water. Staff isnt friendly. Not really much to do to keep... More

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El Paso, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

It's ok for the price. Some rides, no shade... Kinda old. There are usually no lines and I think it would be more fun for small children. The rides vary from baby rides to roller coasters.

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Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

When I was a kid used to go to ascarate park whereby this amusement park was located and did not know they relocated it. Last year my wife and I went to the place, and they still have the same magic, try the tsunami hehehehe, but becareful to go on summer and in shorts, you will get wet if you... More

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