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Western Playland Amusement Park

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Located right outside of El Paso TX this amusement park is not anything exciting or amusing more of... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Great price and hours of fun

Western Playland has offers good price for hours of fun for you family. Short lines which allows... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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1249 Futurity Dr, El Paso, TX 88063-9455
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Reviewed yesterday

I go often with my grandchildren. It is always clean and the staff are friendly. Most are local students in high school or in the university. Have always been kind and patient with the little ones. Rides seem to be well maintained and the grounds...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The park offers an adequate variety of rides for kids of all ages, teenagers and adults. Park is Priced very well. We more than got our moneys worth with the bracelet. No long lines. Kids are able to ride their favorite ride over and over....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank seizone
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Located right outside of El Paso TX this amusement park is not anything exciting or amusing more of a place for kids to go. One roller coaster and one nice water ride. Dollar days are the best days to go! I wouldn't pay full price...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

I rather spend my money on Six Flags than this Carnival Amuestment Park. Roller Coasters aren’t even thrilling , the roller coasters are more tailored to kids than adults. I have purchased the Six Flags Membership and has endless amounts of benefits purchasing this than...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank jgarciacorpus
Reviewed October 17, 2018

I love that the new location keeps everything so closed together. The rides are perfect for all ages-something for everyone. Bring plenty of bug spray, and really, you can visit in the evening when the summer sun goes down as you can pretty much do...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Really not worth the time. Very few rides and really not much there at all. It is the only game in town as far as amusement parks go , so really no competition. Your children will be board very fast here.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank golfgil3
Reviewed July 9, 2018

When Western Playland was located at Ascarate Park it was pretty lame. The present location is even worse! It is slightly better than the traveling carnival. I took an 8 and 10 year old and they were disappointed and bored in less than 30 minutes....More

Date of experience: August 2017
6  Thank Tomga13
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Our family visits Western Playland several times a year. The amusement park is on a large lot and all the rides are spread out nicely. My youngest enjoys the kiddie section. The best part about the entire park is that the lines are very short...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Henry J
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Western Playland has offers good price for hours of fun for you family. Short lines which allows children to ride multiples times.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SherrieNP
Reviewed July 6, 2018

This is not for the anxious! Some of the rides are almost prehistoric and look as the have been there for 200 years already. The entrance fee is very low but the fun, especially for younger kids, is great. They've also got a roller coaster...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Giselle E
May 11, 2018|
Response from V9504ZYjohnc | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they also allow you to bring a grill or you may rent one if you choose.
Diane R
June 10, 2017|
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Yes you can!