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A short drive from Boston and Albany, New York, Six Flags New England is one of the Northeast's major amusement parks.
Located in Springfield, Massachusetts, this park offers the largest collection of roller coasters in this part of the nation. In addition, three kids' areas and a water park are all included in the park's admission. Almost 20 coasters and "thrill" rides are located in the park's various themed areas, including the North and South Ends, DC Superheroes Adventure and Crack Axle Canyon. Looney Tunes Movietown and KIDZOPOLIS are home to 15 kid-friendly rides. Hurricane Harbor offers 16 more rides, nine of which are family-oriented.
Six Flags New England opens in spring with full weekend and limited weekday hours. Daily operations begin on Memorial Day and extend through Labor Day. Full weekend and limited weekday hours round out the season through the end of October.
Daily and seasonal passes are available with limited advance purchase discounts. Groups of 15 or more may be eligible for lower rates. Upgrade packages include Flash Passes to avoid waiting in lines, VIP Tours with front-of-the-line privileges and meal deals. For more information, call (413) 786-9300 or visit www.sixflags.com/newengland.
|Sheri Ann Richerson|