Amusements Parks and Family Fun in the Kennebunk Area…
Families find tons of fun in the Kennebunks. Besides a day at the beach, there are amusement parks just a short drive away.
If you like Ferris Wheels, carousels, arcades and rides – then Palace Playland and Funtown Splashtown will make your vacation as wet and wild as you like.
You can visit wild animals at the Zoo (York Wild Kingdom), or ride horses at a nearby stable. Mini golf is a family favorite during Maine’s summer and fall season, or if you prefer a par-3 course – Hillcrest Golf is in Kennebunk near Kennebunkport.
Seashore Trolley Museum – Largest collection of trolley cars in the world. Countryside rides on historic rides. Log Cabin Road – Kennebunkport, 967-2800
Funtown/Splashtown USA – Family amusement and waterpark. Home of Excalibur, Maine’s only wooden roller coaster ranked one of the top ten in the world. Voted one of the cleanest parks in America and offers many rides, slides, pools, giftshops, games, arcades and eating facilities. Open weekends May and Sept. Daily starting early June. Free parking. Unlimited ride pass, slide pass or combination pass, group rates. Route 1, Saco, 284-5139.
Palace Playland – New England’s only beachfront amusement park. Giant arcade, beautiful carousel, Kiddieland. Gondola Ferris Wheel and Galaxi Coaster. Open Memorial Day to Labor Day. Fireworks every Thursday night by
the Pier, Old Orchard Beach. Old Orchard Beach. 934-2001
York’s Wild Kingdom – Zoo and Theme Park, RT 1 York, 363-3883
Maine Indoor Karting – High performance karting course. State of the art track, 1,200 feet long, 25 feet wide, nine corner design. An adrenaline charged experience. Scarborough, ME 885-0058.
Hillcrest Golf – Driving Range and Mini Par 3 Pitch & Putt – 71 Western Ave. Kennebunk, 967-4661
Miniature Golf Courses…
Wonder Mountain Golf Course – RT 1 Wells, 646-9655
Wells Beach Mini-Golf – RT 1, Wells, 646-757
Sea Vu Mini-Golf – Post Road, Wells, 646-7732
Schooners Mini-Golf – 58 Ocean Park Road, Saco, 284-6174
Pirates Island– Old Orchard Beach, 934-5086
Family Activities – Kennebunkport Kennebunk Beach Maine