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American Dream: Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park Ticket

1. American Dream: Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park Ticket

Enjoy a day at the largest indoor theme park in the Western Hemisphere at the Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park, located inside American Dream, New Jersey's newest indoor entertainment and shopping center, just 4 miles outside of New York City. Every day is a great day to visit, with unlimited access to all the rides, live Nickelodeon character appearances, all in a comfortable climate-controlled environment. Enjoy family-friendly rides for the young and the young at heart. Create unforgettable memories for the entire family on: • Bikini Bottom Crosstown Express: spinning and reeling through the streets of Bikini Bottom • Nickelodeon Slime Streak: a twisting, turning coaster through the Nickelodeon Universe • Spongebob's Jellyfish Jam: a thrilling family swing ride • Legends of the Hidden Temple Challenge: The world's tallest adventure ropes course • Rugrats Reptar Go-Round: a double-decker, all-ages merry-go-round For the more adventurous, test your limits on the thrill rides. The tallest, the steepest, and the longest rides in the world loop and swoop you across the park with views of Manhattan at every turn: • The Shellraiser: featuring the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, this coaster holds the record for the world's steepest drop • Nickelodeon Skyline Scream: the world's tallest indoor spinning drop tower • The Shredder: the world's tallest and longest free-spinning coaster • Sandy's Blasting Bronco: an out-of-control coaster that blasts you forward, backward, and upside-down • Kraang Prime Pandemonium: swing back and forth in her giant slimy tentacles • Timmy's Half Pipe Havoc: a giant skateboard ride providing the ultimate in air time • Aang's Air Gliders: soar and spin like an Airbender • Jimmy Neutrons Atom Smasher: you control the level of thrill from a gentle cruise to a topsy-turvy tumble There are also rides just for tots, made especially for kids, promising magical journeys with their favorite characters for an experience they will never forget including Fairly Odd Airways, Pup Pup & Away, Blue's Skidoo, Blaze's Monster Track Rally, Dora's Sky Railway, Paw Patrol Adventure Bay, Ren & Stimpy's Space Madness, and Shimmer & Shine Jumping Genies.

From NYC: Ski Day Trip to Mountain Creek Resort with Rentals

2. From NYC: Ski Day Trip to Mountain Creek Resort with Rentals

Hit the white slopes of New Jersey’s Mountain Creek Ski Resort on a day trip from New York City. Explore some of the resort’s 4 mountain peaks and dozens of trails with included all-area lift tickets, ski gear, and snowboarding equipment. Gain some new skills with an optional 1-hour lesson. After arriving at Mountain Creek, your guide will hand out lift tickets and equipment rental tickets. Once you’re all geared up, hit the slopes and enjoy the day. Mountain Creek boasts 4 mountain peaks and 46 trails, catering to beginners, seasoned skiers, and everyone in between.  There are lockers for rent at the mountain and many food options for when you need to refuel. Hot chocolate or refreshing beer is a great way to celebrate the day. At the end of your visit, get driven back to New York City. 

American Dream: Dreamworks Indoor Water Park Entrance Ticket

3. American Dream: Dreamworks Indoor Water Park Entrance Ticket

Enjoy a day at the largest indoor water park in North America featuring many of your favorite Dreamworks characters. The water park is located inside American Dream, New Jersey's newest 3-million square foot indoor entertainment and shopping center, just 4 miles outside New York City. Every day is a great day to visit, with unlimited access to record-breaking slides, unique experiences, the world’s biggest indoor wave pool, and sun-loungers, all in a comfortable climate-controlled environment under a massive skylight. There are Kiddie Rides for the little ones: • Kungfu Panda Temple of Awesomeness: a multi-level play structure with dump cups, geysers, and the largest indoor tipping bucket in the world • The Penguins Frozen Fun Zone: 6 miniature versions of the bigger slides, perfect for toddlers • Far Far A Bay: a heated wave pool with a continuous stream of family-friendly swells • Bubbly Lazy River: lounge away in the world’s longest indoor lazy river Moderate rides for family fun: • Toothless’ Trickling Torpedo: the world’s longest hydromagnetic rocket coaster • Dragon Racers: a race through dark tunnels and sudden drops • Dragon & Dronkey's Flight: a tube ride in a giant spiral bowl • Tube It: a tempo-changing tube slide • Zany & Zanier Zigzag: tandem tangled body slides with multiple drops • Soakin’ Surfari: a 40-foot surf simulator • Lemur Leap: spiral into a giant bowl in this 2-person tube ride And for thrill-seekers, there are total pro rides: • Thrillagascar & Jungle Jammer: the world’s tallest trapdoor capsule slides • Shrek’s Sinkhole Slammer: a high-speed raft ride into a massive funnel • Skudin Surf: private surf sessions in the wave pool available for purchase • Penguin Plummet & Majunga Jump: two high-speed body slides into deep waters • Mad Flush: a high-speed body spiral slide that drops you into deep water • Surfari Slider: the world’s tallest indoor speed slide • Swamp n’ Splash: a multi-person funnel with sudden twists and turns • Speeding Frenzy: an exciting tube ride in an enclosed flume • The Carnivortex: a G-force trapdoor capsule slide with a horizontal loop

American Dream: Indoor Ice Skating Rink Admission Ticket

4. American Dream: Indoor Ice Skating Rink Admission Ticket

Develop your skating skills and have lots of fun during an hour-long skate session at The Rink, which is located inside American Dream, New Jersey's newest indoor entertainment and shopping center, just 4 miles outside of New York City. The NHL regulation-size rink gives you plenty of room to skate in a climate-controlled environment, housed under a brilliant atrium of glass. Rental skates are included in the cost of admission and are available in sizes youth 9 to adult 12. Entry also includes helmet rental in limited quantities and sizes, if needed. Team members are constantly on hand to ensure your safety and enjoyment. Seal and box-shaped ice skating supports are available for rent. These help beginners find their balance, letting them have a stable, confident, and enjoyable spin on the ice. After your skating session, take some time to experience some of the other thrills at American Dream—the ultimate collection of premier indoor attractions, shopping, and dining comprising more than 3 million square feet in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

American Dream: Mirror Maze Admission Ticket

5. American Dream: Mirror Maze Admission Ticket

Navigate your way through the area's one and only Mirror Maze experience. Enjoy a world of infinite reflections set against glowing lights and unexpected effects. This Mirror Maze is located inside American Dream, New Jersey's newest indoor entertainment and shopping center, just 4 miles outside of New York City. The Mirror Maze is 18,000 square feet and has a range of corridors filled with reflections, lighting effects, and twists and turns which will orbit your senses into a new dimension. Work your way into the middle of the maze, where you can take a rest before heading out through a different exit to find your way out of this immersive, optical adventure, This is one maze you won’t soon forget. You can upgrade your experience and save with a combo ticket that also includes the adjacent Blacklight Mini Golf. Then take time to experience even more thrills at American Dream, the ultimate collection of premier indoor attractions, shopping, and dining comprising more than 3 million square feet in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

American Dream: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Entry Ticket

6. American Dream: LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Entry Ticket

Experience the ultimate indoor LEGO® playground with your kids, all part of New Jersey’s American Dream complex. Embark on a 3-hour play experience for your child. Go on a LEGO®-themed train ride, or experience a 4D cinema to see their favorite LEGO® characters come to life on the big screen. Visit MINILAND™, a LEGO® recreation of New York and New Jersey’s most popular landmarks. Encourage your kids to get creative, and design their own LEGO® car, or even their own model worlds. Kids can also get tips and tricks from the Master Model Builder in the Creative Workshop, or refine their NINJA skills in the NINJAGO Training Camp.

Easton: Crayola Experience Entry Ticket

7. Easton: Crayola Experience Entry Ticket

Entertain the whole family with colorful and creative play with this ticket to the Crayola Experience in Easton. Experience a variety of interactive, crayon-based art activities, including a live manufacturing show and making your own art pieces with crayons. Get a welcome bag of swag and two tokens to use. Go on a wonderful, whimsical adventure with unique experiences for all ages. Check out the 'Activity Studio,' where you can make a colorful craft or 'The Adventure Lab,' where you can solve colorful puzzles and riddles using a magic tablet. Feel like a star by creating a coloring page of yourself in the 'Photo Booth' attraction. Transform your old crayons into something new with the 'Melt and Mold' station. Try activities like making personalized crayons and painting with melted crayons.

Northfield: Weird Science Live Interactive Escape Room

8. Northfield: Weird Science Live Interactive Escape Room

Follow your game master through a series of puzzles and challenges to help the crazy alchemist find the lost elixir for his genius creation. Surround yourself with magic in this unique Weird Science escape room experience and solve the mystery before time runs out. Come up with a team name for your group and go through a short orientation to describe the concept of an escape room and listen to the rules and regulations. Once this has been completed, your adventure begins. Enjoy a trailer of your specific escape room theme to fully immerse yourself. Ask your game master any questions and walk into the alchemist's laboratory to get started. Your game master will leave the room and head for the audio-visual room, where they will provide up to 5 hints when requested. Work as a team to find the Elixir of Eternal Life and have a great time.

Northfield, NJ: Poltergeist Live Escape Room Experience

9. Northfield, NJ: Poltergeist Live Escape Room Experience

Switch up your typical group outing putting your whits to the test in a 60-minute escape room experience. Do you and your friends have what it takes to escape the evil of Volkov Manor? Start with a short orientation to describe the backstory and objective of this haunted adventure. Next, enter Volkov Manor, now as a team of paranormal investigators hired to investigate numerous reports of ghost sightings and poltergeist activity. Think fast and work together – you only have 60 minutes and 5 hints from the game master to uncover what really happened at Volkov Manor and restore the peace. At the end of the activity, take a picture and view the leaderboard to see how each team member performed in the activity.

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We took our daughter since she turned 5 years old on Saturday and we really loved everything. That Nickelodeon Universe park is unique, super fun for the whole family, my daughter spent an unforgettable weekend at American Dream Mall, it met our expectations and much more.

It's so beautiful, nice rides,so many rides and so colorful.I brought my son here for the first time and he is 8 years old me and my son loved this place.

Awesome rides and wave pool! Feel like you’re outdoors instead of indoors due to the clear dome enclosure which lets the rays if the sun shine through!

Buy the park is good but the food is very limited pizza frisada

Una experiencia inolvidable. We have a great time at the park.