Buena Park, California


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

159 Votes - "Most Fun"
5 Votes - "Friendliest"
1 Votes - "Most Beautiful"


Buena Park boasts all kinds of fun in a vacation destination perfect for every age. From theme parks and attractions to interactive dinner theater and shopping, everyone can have fun in this small town. With close proximity to both Disneyland and Orange County Beaches, its even perfect for a day trip or weekend getaway.

America’s first theme park, Knott’s Berry Farm features roller coasters, family and children’s rides, entertainment and water and thrill rides. Visit Soak City Water Park after hitting all the attractions and make room for traveling and ongoing shows. The park offers snacks and shopping as well.

For local entertainment, try Medieval Times or Pirates Dinner Adventure for food and a family-friendly show. Also choose from parks, golf course, shopping and art in the area. Knott’s Independence Hall and the Buena Park Historical Society provide history while Buena Park Downtown and Knott’s Marketplace offer shopping and dining.

The community puts on a number of events throughout the year including parades, concerts and classes at the community center. Attend the free summer concert series, watch a civic theatre performance, or browse Saturday farmers markets at the downtown mall. See what else locals and tourists love about Buena Park in its reviews.

Great place to bring your family. There are so many things to do at Knott's that you need more than one day to experience everything.
Reviewed by crb0203
on April 5, 2012
Buena Park is a great place for families. Knott's Berry Farm is a great deal compared to other resorts. Their rides are top notch and there is fun for all ages. Indepenance Hall, a replica of the one in Philadelphia, is great for patriots. Medieval Times and Pirate's Adventure round out your week or weekend, give it a try, you will not be disappointed.
Reviewed by cwink
on April 5, 2012
Buena Park is a terrific, fun place to take the family. Stay at a great hotel, visit a historical landmark, walk through a real ghost town, a water park, Camp Snoopy, world class roller coasters, all kinds of live entertainment, shopping and great places to eat.
Reviewed by JRivera
on April 5, 2012
Buena Park has a lot of modern fun things to do about town. With that being said, it still has that "Hometown" appeal also... Soak City is the bomb! and Knotts still has all the fun attractions I remember from my days as a kid, and so many more! This is really a great place to live and work!
Reviewed by lsanders
on April 5, 2012
Buena Park is an up and comer while supporting some of the best attractions in the Southern California region. Ride a coaster or tour an old Ghost Town during the day at Knotts Berry Farm and go to either Pirates Dinner Adventure or Medieval Times the same evening; all within walking distance. Now that is the definition of FUN!
Reviewed by rwarsinski
on April 5, 2012
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