Opening Day: Saturday, May 18th

Get ready for the Start of Adventureland’s 50th Celebration!
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Due to low temperatures, Adventure Bay will be closed for the remainder of today (5.28.24).

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It will be an unforgettable season packed with thrilling rides, mouthwatering treats, dazzling light shows, and celebrations honoring five decades of fun! It will be an unforgettable season at the home of Iowa’s Best Thrills. Visit like a VIP and experience all that's new in 2024 with a Season Pass!

Celebrating 50 Years of Fun

Join us as we commemorate five decades of adventure, laughter, and cherished memories with a slate of special events honoring Adventureland's rich history. Kick off the celebrations with Bernie's Birthday Bash in June, where kids can enjoy fun activities and meet the one and only Bernie Bernard, a beloved staple of the park since its opening in 1974. Then, in July, don't miss the Festival of Decades, a nostalgic journey through the past 50 years of Adventureland. Each week, we'll pay tribute to a different decade with concerts, fireworks, and history displays throughout the park.

Underground: A Reimagined Thrill Ride

Prepare to be swept away on an adventure like never before as Underground, The World's Only Indoor Wooden Roller Coaster, undergoes a spectacular reimagination. With new scenes, enhanced classics, and elevated theming throughout, this iconic ride promises an exhilarating journey deep underground.

Guests will notice the changes before they even get into line. An all-new entrance to the ride transports guests into the old, abandoned coal mine in search of missing gold, all while encountering the spirit of the notorious outlaw Bad Bob. Get ready to hold on tight and experience thrills like never before!


Oink's: A Pork Lover's Paradise

Calling all pork aficionados! Oink's food stand is here to satisfy your cravings with a delectable selection of Berkwood Farms Berkshire Pork products. From juicy tenderloins to savory pork chops, there's something to tantalize every taste bud. Whether you're refueling between rides or simply indulging in a tasty snack, Oink's promises to be a pork lover's paradise you won't want to miss.


Light Up the Boulevard: A Nighttime Spectacle

As the sun sets, Adventureland comes alive with a dazzling new light show illuminating the boulevard. With later closing times in 2024, guests can experience the park in a whole new light as colorful displays dance across the night sky. It's the perfect way to extend the excitement well into the evening and create magical memories under the stars.

Friends enjoying music

A Classic Reborn

Step back in time and relive the magic of a beloved classic as the Falling Star Lounge makes its debut at Adventureland. Featuring the iconic sign from the Falling Star ride, beautifully refurbished and proudly displayed, this lounge area is the perfect spot to unwind and reminisce after a day of adventure.

Friends having a beer

Iowa Craft Beer Takeover

For craft beer enthusiasts, Adventureland presents the Iowa Craft Beer Takeover experience. On select weekends throughout the summer, breweries from across the state will be serving up their finest brews right on the boulevard. It's a celebration of Iowa's vibrant craft beer scene, with each weekend offering a new selection of flavors to savor.

With so much to see, taste, and experience, there's never been a better time to visit Adventureland. Whether you're seeking thrills on the coasters, indulging in delicious eats, or reliving fond memories of years past, there's something for everyone to enjoy. So, gather your friends and family, pack your sense of adventure, and get ready for an unforgettable journey at Adventureland in 2024!

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