Family & Kids Rides
Playland offers 14 rides that the entire family can enjoy together, an additional 3 rides for just the little thrill seekers, and 7 family attractions. Built into the heart of Playland is Kids Playce which provides the perfect setting for families looking to spend some activity time in a family minded and kid-friendly environment. Included in Kids Playce are the majority of our family and kids rides along with food and snacks catering to mini gastronomists along with a sun protected picnic area.
This hot air balloon ride is safe for you and your little ones. Rise high up into the sky and explore the park around you as you soar higher then lower while slowly turning 360°.Riders 42" and below MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Spin your way through a magical land on the new coaster ride, Bug Whirled.Riders must be at least 36" tall to ride. Riders between 36"-48" MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Hold on to your hat as you shoot up to the sky then take the plunge back down on the marvelous Dizzy Drop.Riders must be at least 38" tall to ride. Riders between 38"-42" MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Catch the wave on the Flume water ride! This wet and wild ride takes its passengers on a relaxing, scenic log ride until riders are plummeted down a 40-foot drop, soaking both riders and onlookers alike with a monstrous splash! Prepare to get WET!Riders must be at least 42" tall to ride. Riders between 42"-48" MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Ride photos available.
Peddle your way up to the clouds then back down to the ground flapping your wings as you go on The Flutterbye.
Rider height restrictions will be posted in the spring.Riders must be at least 36" tall to ride. Riders between 36"-48" MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Come explore as the train winds its way through an enchanted forest and other natural west coast wonders, and if you're lucky, catch a glimpse of KC, Playland's beloved mascot. All Aboard! Adults welcome.Riders 36" and below MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Jump on board the runaway mine train! Adults and children alike can experience the thrills and excitement of a mine car adventure through a rough and rugged terrain. Hang on to your hats - this kid's coaster is sure to take you on a fantastic journey!Ride photos available.
Riders must be at least 36" tall to ride.
The Merry-Go-Round will always be one of the most popular attractions at any amusement park and it's no exception at Playland! Get swept away on a musical experience as the platform of the Merry-Go-Round turns slowly, gently moving the beautifully decorated horses up and down while the carousel music plays softly in the background. Adults welcome.Riders 42" and below MUST be accompanied by an adult.
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Rock out, drive hard, and hold on! Rock-N-Cars is BRAND NEW to Playland. This new attraction allows riders to pick the bumper car of their dreams, whether it be a Formula 1 themed race car a speedy and sexy sports car. With the music blaring, the adrenalin rushing and your car ready to go, you’ll be off, bumping into your family and friends from every angle! This new attraction is now safe for even littler riders, so the whole family can strap in and have fun together! Each bumper car is protected by a rubber bumper which creates a bouncing
experience on impact. On this highway no one gets hurt
and everyone has a rockin’ good time!
The Scrambler is an all-time favourite of guests at Playland. The Scrambler propels riders around in an orbit-like pattern on one of its three arms, giving the impression to the rider that he/she is narrowly escaping a collision with passing riders on each orbit. Not for the faint of heart as you will definitely feel "scrambled" after this ride! Adults welcome.Riders must be at least 36" tall to ride.
Riders between 36"-48" MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Come grab your mat and take a trip down the super fun, super slide. Ready, Set, Slide! Adults welcome.Riders must be at least 38" tall to ride.
This is the ride that you remember from childhood! The entire family can get in one teacup and take a spin together on this classic amusement park ride.Riders 36" and below MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Imported from Germany with its hand painted scenery, the Wave Swinger has been spinning away at Playland for many years. A total of 48 seats sit suspended from the umbrella like top and swing outward while the ride gathers speeds up to 30 mph. There's no better way to cool down or dry off on a hot summer day than a fun ride on the Wave swinger.Riders must be at least 42" tall to ride.
Designed for riders of all ages, the Westcoast Wheel offers spectacular views of the mountains, city and surrounding areas.Riders must be at least 36" tall to ride.
Riders between 36"-48" MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Ahoy matey! Little ones can join Cap'n KC Bear on the open waters in their own sailboat. Look for parrots and palm trees along the way, while keeping your eyes open for buried treasure!Riders must be 36" - 60" tall.
Calling all young thrill seekers to give Choppers a whirl! Rev those engines and grab onto the handlebars as you fly through the air on your own chopper motorcycle!Riders must be 36" - 60" tall.
The Cool Cruzers are a favourite ride for youngsters because it provides an opportunity for young drivers to experience the "real" thrill of steering and driving an automobile. Bright and shiny punch buggies and cool jeeps chase each other around the track. Adults welcome.Riders must be at least 36” TALL.