Six Flags Great America and Hurricane Harbor
Gurnee, Ill. 60031
(847) 249-INFO (4636)
Cost: General Admission: $61.99, Children under 48”: $41.99, 4-pack Season Pass: $66.99 each. Discount tickets and season passes available online.
Hours: Open May-October. Hurricane Harbor open Memorial Day-Labor Day. Check website for hours.
Family entertainment includes children's areas and 30 rides for little ones, 13 roller coasters, parades and 35 family rides. The Dark Knight Coaster is in complete darkness. Enjoy the Little Dipper roller coaster and MagiQuest, a live-action interactive game. Except for baby food, outside food, coolers, etc. may not be brought in, but picnic areas are located just outside the gates. Admission to Hurricane Harbor waterpark is free with paid park admission. A new expansion, Riptide Bay, features five new slides, a double Surf Rider, lagoon and cabanas.