Six Flags Great America, Gurnee, Illinois

542 N State Rte 21, Gurnee, Illinois 60031

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Address: 542 N State Rte 21, Gurnee, Illinois 60031

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Phone: 847-249-4636
URL: http://www.sixflags.com/greatAmerica/index.aspx
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Channahon, Illinois

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  • Visited: 2013-10-01
  • Submitted: 2014-04-07 15:50:36.0
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Do your homework before you go!

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Use the internet to search the park you are going to. Reviews, blogs, park website - take an hour and read up on what other people went through. There is so much information out there!

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Schaumburg, Illinois

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  • Visited: 2012-10-01
  • Submitted: 2013-03-27 20:39:10.0
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AWESOME -- Thrilling !!

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Bring your own food and drink .. leave in car if need be .. walking or taking the tram back to your car will be well worth it for the money you will save !

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Paxton, Illinois

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  • Visited: 2012-07-01
  • Submitted: 2013-03-19 12:59:40.0
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Great family fun

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Pack our own lunch.

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Calumet City, Illinois

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  • Visited: 2012-05-01
  • Submitted: 2013-02-22 01:33:09.0
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pack food in the car you can come and go often. bring extra clothes to change after you ride all the water rides. pack a bathing suit and towel if Hurricane Harbors not horribly crowded its alot of fun too! go early get in all the big rides or go on a gloomy drizzly day the rides are still open!

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Submitted by: Jie S.

We are very lucky to get to this company exclusive event in Six Flags Great America every early Sept. This year we spent about 6 hours in the park and truly enjoy the whole evening. There were a few wonderful rides for 6-10 year old and for me. Demon was a nice surprise for me. I didn't think a ride with a minimum 42" height required would be so much fun. Demon has two loops and corkscrews. The whole ride was fast and smooth. My kids loved it and I was happy to rode on this with them for the second time. Giant Drop was a first time for kids this year. I was surprised they did not fear 227 feet drop. I loved the floating in the midair feeling when I was dropping and butt was not touching on the seat at all. K...

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