Myrtle Beach Vacations With Awesome Amusement Parks
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Myrtle Beach Vacations: Amusement Parks

The Grand Strand has several amusement parks that can offer guests a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience. Family Kingdom Oceanfront Water Park, NASCAR Speedpark and Myrtle Waves Water Park are all located within minutes of all seven Defender resorts.

More than 30 rides, wooden roller coasters, Slingshot Drop Zone, and Go Kart tracks are just a few of the rides and activities at Family Kingdom. Plus, you’re just in time to visit Family Kingdoms new Picnic Pavilion, a covered dining area perfect for hosting large groups. Family Kingdom is a unique amusement park because it is the only seaside amusement park in the area. Visit today to learn more about Family Kingdom’s rides and ticket prices.

NASCAR Speedpark is located in Myrtle Beach. The NASCAR Speedpark offers guests 6 race tracks to choose from. The competitor, the intimidator, family 500, the champion, the qualifier and slideways are all unique tracks sure to give you an adrenaline pumping experience. After racing on one of our NASCAR tracks, try the Skycoaster, NASCAR Challenge Mini Golf, the rock climbing wall or Slick Spin. Batting Cages, Sky Wheels and an arcade round this amusement park out as being one of the best in Myrtle Beach. Visit to learn more about group packages, events and the Kids Zone.

Myrtle Waves Water Park is located in Myrtle Beach. This family oriented water park is the largest in the area with 20 acre of slides. Open mid-May through mid-September, Myrtle Waves has welcomes over 200,000 visitors each and every year, making it a true Myrtle Beach favorite. Myrtle Waves has thought of everything. Lifeguards, poolside lounge chairs, clean changing and restroom facilities and shaded pavilions great for escaping the hot sun show just how much thought has gone into perfecting this Myrtle Beach attraction. The LayZee River offers a relaxing experience for those who just want to float around and unwind. For more information about events and pricing, visit