Spotlight Attraction: Family Kingdom Amusement Park

Family Kingdom Amusement Park is a popular attraction in Myrtle Beach. It’s easy to see why! This fun seaside center features 37 rides for both adults and children. And the rides cover every category from chill to thrill.


It’s become a family tradition for many, especially those with toddlers. Here are five reasons you’ll love Family Kingdom Amusement Park.

3 Reasons You’ll Love Family Kingdom Amusement Park

The Swamp Fox


They’re responsible for plenty of screams and smiles for visitors. The classic: The Swamp Fox, a wooden coaster running since the park opened in 1966. It’s 2,400 feet of thrills and ocean views!


The Dodgems Bumper Cars


Share the car or ride solo! It’s a bash ’em up good time in retro Dodgems cabs, the original bumper car—no traffic signs, no road rules, just fun. You will want to experience this fun attraction.


The Thunderbolt


Sit down and hold on tight for this thrilling high-speed zip! No chickens are allowed on this ride, as you speed in circles in cars that swing side to side. Plot twist: this ride rolls backward, too.

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3 More Attractions Not to Miss

Pick any of these sites for a fun punch on the Grand Strand. Summer is the season for thrills, and Myrtle Beach is the scene. What will you do next?


SkyWheel Myrtle Beach


We estimate you’ll get a gazillion breathtaking photos of the Grand Strand aboard SkyWheel Myrtle Beach. What a wonderful experience! You’ll ride in air-conditioned gondolas that rise 187 feet above the ground.


Take a ride at sunset or sunrise for an extra gorgeous view. Try the VIP experience to ride in luxury.


Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach


Sea animal lovers will love this place! Ripley’s Aquarium of Myrtle Beach features hands-on displays with horseshoe crabs and stingrays. These amazing creatures can be seen in exhibits such as Dangerous Reef, Ray Bay, and Rio Amazon.


Coming attraction: Ripley’s Sloth Valley! Look out for it. Pro tip: Buy tickets online before arriving.


Myrtle Waves Water Park


You’ve noticed the colorful features here as you cruise around. Isn’t it time you visited one of the biggest waterparks in the state? Myrtle Waves Water Park features more than 30 rides, including a 10-story waterslide.


Among other park thrills are tube slides and FlowRider, a safe way to get the feel of riding the waves. Get deals on admission online.

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An Absolute 10 Out of 10: Bay View Resort

Two things: Put your vacation dates on your calendar now, then book your stay at Bay View Resort today. You’ll love amenities such as the on-site water features, Starbucks, and access to the beach and the Boardwalk. Grab a money-saving special while booking!


Golfers: Bay View Resort offers stay-and-play packages, too. Book your getaway today!

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