Visit These Theme Parks Near Your Gaslight Commons Apartment


With the weather finally nice and hot, those with a thrill-seeking attitude are starting to head to local theme parks for some weekend screams and roller coasters alongside friends and family. There are always new rides to check out and fried food favorites to enjoy!

Here in South Orange, we are surrounded by amazing theme parks that make for a fun weekend getaway and ideal summer destination. If you love to get your adrenaline pumping, head to one of these parks this coming weekend and enjoy the beautiful summer weather!

Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, located at 3830 Dorney Park Rd, Allentown, PA which is about an hour and a half from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is a huge theme park that is full of rides for thrill seekers, families, water ride lovers and more.

Plus, waterpark fun is included in every Dorney Park admission ticket, so you can cool off after a long day of riding the coasters on heart-pounding rides such as Python Plummet as well as more relaxing rides such as the Wildwater River.

Six Flags Great Adventure, located at 1 Six Flags Blvd, Jackson which is an hour and fifteen minutes from your Gaslight Commons apartment, is New York and New Jersey’s biggest, most popular theme park featuring dozens of thrill rides, shows, and activities.

Some of their rides include Batman, in which the superhero takes you on a menacing ride of relentless loops and twists; the Congo Rapids, the ultimate white-water river rafting experience and El Diablo, a new spiraling coaster.


Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom

3830 Dorney Park Rd, Allentown, PA

(610) 395-3724


Six Flags

1 Six Flags Blvd, Jackson

(732) 928-2000

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