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Rides, Racing and More this Spring and Summer

After a long winter, spring fever is in full swing. If you're looking for fun and exciting things to do this spring and summer, check out these popular destinations and enjoy the savings when you ride NJ TRANSIT!

Great Adventure & Hurricane Harbor

NJ TRANSIT's No. 308 express bus to Six Flags Great Adventure is now operating from New York's Port Authority Bus Terminal and Newark Penn Station. Customers save up to $40 with a package that includes round-trip transportation and discounted admission to Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari or Hurricane Harbor.

Enjoy a myriad of fun at the world's ultimate thrill park! With world-class coasters, a cool waterpark and an up-close-and-personal safari experience, Six Flags Great Adventure & Safari is the perfect place to visit this season!

WONDER WOMAN Lasso of Truth, the world's tallest pendulum ride, is NEW in 2019! Standing 17 stories tall, WONDER WOMAN Lasso of Truth rockets you back and forth on a 75-mph rotating pendulum. Floorless seats propel you in counterclockwise circles as your feet dangle and whirl through the air!

Hurricane Harbor opens weekends starting Saturday, May 18, then daily Monday, June 10 through Monday, September 2. The 45-acre water park features eight slide complexes, more than 25 high-speed thrill slides, a million-gallon wave pool, a half-mile lazy river and large children's water playground. Cool off in the all-new Calypso Springs Activity Pool, a massive 100,000-gallon, beach-entry-style pool providing families with the opportunity to sit back, relax, and enjoy an obelisk-style fountain with erupting geyser, open lounge deck for sunbathing, oversized umbrellas and much more!

For more Six Flags information, call 732-928-2000 or visit For bus service information to Six Flags, visit

Monmouth Park

Monmouth Park is about to open its doors for the 2019 horse racing season! North Jersey Coast Line trains stop at Monmouth Park Station when the track is open for live racing on Saturdays from May 4th to September 28th, Sundays from May 12th to October 27th, Fridays from June 14th to August 23rd, as well as May 27th (Memorial Day), July 4th (Independence Day) and September 2nd (Labor Day).

You save $5.50 with the Monmouth Park package, which includes round-trip transportation and Grandstand admission, plus an official racing program. The package is available from all NJ TRANSIT train stations except Atlantic City Rail Line stations.

Your cost is the price of your round-trip fare plus $3.50. Purchase the package from a Ticket Vending Machine (TVM) at any NJ TRANSIT train station by selecting "Beach/Monmouth Park Packages" → "Monmouth Park Racetrack," or from any ticket office. Packages cannot be purchased aboard trains or with the NJ TRANSIT Mobile App.

In addition to horse racing, Monmouth Park offers great dining experiences, sports betting, miniature golf, Family Fun Days with free activities for kids and an entire season of special events.

Go to or call 732- 222-5100 to get further information about Monmouth Park or check their special events calendar. For NJ TRANSIT fares and schedules, visit

Looking for something else to do? Visit and click on "Deals and Discounts."

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