Six Flags St. Louis has a nice collection of rides and attractions, including the award winning wooden coaster, Batman” The Ride. The park is now opening up for the 2010 season, and discount tickets are going on sale. Also included in the ticket price is a visit to the adjacent water park, Hurricane Harbor. In other words, a Six Flags St. Louis discount ticket is for admission to two parks!
Both parks offer something for everyone. Grandparents, parents, and kids alike will be able to enjoy themselves. Those who plan on going for multiple visits should get a season pass so that they can receive hundreds of dollars worth of savings! A season pass only costs $59.99, which isn’t much more than a regular, single visit ticket. Season passholders receive a value book filled with free tickets for friends and coupons!
More than one trip is needed to experience everything that the amusement park and water park have to offer. As mentioned above, Batman: The Ride is a very popular wooden coaster. Riders are taken through zero-gravity rolls and loops in ski-lift style seats. They are taken through Gotham City at 50 mph. The ride lasts for two minutes and is over ten stories tall. Other popular rides include Tony Hawk’s Big Spin, Superman: Tower of Power, Ninja, Mr. Freeze, and more!
There’s a lot of fun at Bugs Bunny National Park as well. This area of Six Flags St. Louis is exclusively for kids, with rides such as Daffy Duck’ Swing, Bugs Bunny Ranger Pilots, Elmer Fudd’s Weather Balloons, Foghorn Leghorn National Park Railway, Marvin the Martian Camp Invasion, and more. Kids can also meet their favorite superheroes and super-villains at DC Comics Plaza.
Parades and shows are held just about every day at this park. There are also Looney Tunes and Justice League meet and greets held regularly. A schedule for upcoming shows and appearances is available at the park’s website. Kids can get their pictures taken with their favorite cartoon and comic book characters!
The water park has plenty of fun rides and slides as well. It’s located on 12 acres, and contains more than 500,000 gallons of water! Adults and kids of all ages can go swimming, rafting, floating, etc. There are some really exciting slides as well, such as the speed slides and tornado. The tornado is more than 7 stories tall and features a 132 foot long funnel with 5,000 gallons of water through which guests can slide on their way to the pool!
Obviously, both the amusement and water parks offer a lot of fun. There are plenty of shops and restaurants where families can eat in between adventures. Season passholders will receive hundreds of dollars worth of Six Flags St. Louis coupons to help them save on miscellaneous purchases, such as gifts and drinks!