1. Michigan’s Adventure

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Michigan’s Adventure is an exciting theme park located in Muskegon, Michigan. Since 1977, the park has been providing visitors with thrilling rides, like the Timber Terror wooden roller coaster. Whether you’re looking for adrenaline-pumping fun or a leisurely day out, Michigan’s Adventure has something for everyone!

The theme park first opened in 1960 under the name Muskegon County Fairgrounds. The original owner, George L. Rappleye, created the park with his partner Charles Mears with the intention of providing a fun-filled destination for people on vacation or looking for a day out with their families.

  • Adult ticket prices: $39 (may vary by season, subject to change. Check at any local Meiier before you go for special offers on admission tickets.
  • Address: 1198 Riley-Thompson Rd. Muskegon, Mi 49445
  • Phone: (231) 766-9959
  • Website: miadventure.com
  • Insider tip: Bring good walking shoes and a towel.

Read more: MIchigan’s Adventures Top Coasters and RIdes

2. Great Wolf Lodge

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If you’re looking for a family-friendly resort with a water park, Great Wolf Lodge in Traverse City, Michigan is the perfect place for your next vacation. With plenty of restaurants and arcades on site, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

The resort is designed for families with children of all ages. There are many activities to do at the lodge and the water park, such as bowling, swimming, fishing and more.

  • Ticket prices: $50 for full day pass. And if you stay in one of the resorts rooms. Entrance to water park is complimentary.
  • Address: 3575 N. US 31 HWY S, Traverse City, Mi. 49684
  • Phone: (866) 478-9653
  • Website: greatwolf.com/traverse-city
  • Insider tip: Bring a swimsuit and a positive attitude

Read more: Great Wolf’s Loading and Top Attractions.

3. Silver Beach Carousel

Silver Beach Carousel

The Silver Beach Carousel is a great place to have fun and experience something unique. You can ride the carousel and watch history come to life, or enjoy refreshments and treats. You can find more information and start planning your visit with the pricing guide below.

  • Carousel ticket prices: $4 for one token ride. $10 for three tokens, $20 for seven tokens.
  • Address: 333 Broad St, St. Joseph, Mi 49085
  • Phone: 269-932-1141
  • Website: silverbeachcarousel.com
  • Insider tip: Bring a swimsuit, Silver Beach is a few steps away. And Whirlpool Fountain Park is there.

Read more: Other Things to do Around Silver Beach

4. Craig’s Cruisers – Silver Lake

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Over the years, Silver Lake Fun Park has grown from a small go-kart track to a full-fledged amusement park, complete with rides, games, and more. The Cihak family has been there every step of the way, ensuring that visitors have a fun and safe experience.

Craig’s Cruisers Family Fun Center is a popular destination for campers and tourists in the spring time. New attractions are added yearly, making it an even more enjoyable experience for visitors. The center has been growing in popularity over the years, and now has locations in three different Michigan cities.

Carousel icket prices: $30 for the High Five Special. Additional cost would be arcade.

Address: 8343 W. Hazel Sliver Lake, Mi. 49436

Phone: 231-873-2511

Website: craigscruisers.com

Insider tip: Bring a your adrenaline junkie and a huge smile.

Read more: See other locations and other attractions at Craig’s Cruisers.

5. Gold Rush Waterpark

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Come make a splash at Gold Rush Indoor Waterpark, the perfect place to cool off no matter what the weather is like outside. With sixty thousand square feet of space, there’s plenty of room to explore and have fun. Test your bravery on the Gold’s Coast highest ndoor waterslide, or try out one of the other thrilling slides. Then slip down the lazy river or take a dip in the wave pool. The little ones can enjoy the toddler pool and water fort, while older kids can shoot some hoops in the water basketball area. And don’t forget to relax in one of the hot spas! No matter how you like to play in the water,

Carousel icket prices: $35 for the water park. But bring more….lots to do here.

Address: 8343 W. Hazel Sliver Lake, Mi. 49436

Phone: 231-894-4444

Website: Gold Rush Water Park

Insider tip: Bring a your swim suit, a towel and your inner child.