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Encyclopedia > Casino Pier
Casino Pier
Location Seaside Heights, New Jersey
Website http://www.casinopiernj.com
Opened
Rides total
  • 4 roller coasters

Casino Pier is an amusement park situated on a pier (Amusement Pier), in Seaside Heights, New Jersey, USA. The pier extends approximately 300 feet (100 meters) into the Atlantic Ocean, from the narrow strip of the Barnegat Peninsula (approx. 6 blocks) in which Seaside Heights exists. Seaside Heights is a borough located in Ocean County, New Jersey. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For the type of foundation, see Deep foundation. ... Seaside Heights is a borough located in Ocean County, New Jersey. ... Official language(s) English de facto Capital Trenton Largest city Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq mi (22,608 km²)  - Width 70 miles (110 km)  - Length 150 miles (240 km)  - % water 14. ... The Barnegat Peninsula, also known as the Island Beach Peninsula, is a long, narrow barrier peninsula located in Ocean County, New Jersey, that divides the Barnegat Bay from the Atlantic Ocean. ...


The pier itself comprises several games of chance, such as spinning wheels, but more often, the games involve a rudimentary amount of skill, for example, a ring toss, basketball shoot, etc. Also on the pier are numerous rides, including an antique carousel, a pirate ship, and four roller coasters. Other attractions include small kiddie rides, a crazy golf course, log flume, ferris wheel, bumper cars, and a slingshot, to name but a few. Basketball is a team sport in which two teams of five active players each try to score points against one another by throwing a ball through a high hoop (the basket) under organized rules. ... Carousel in Bobbejaanland, Belgium] (Bobbejaan Schoepen Archive) A carousel (or carrousel) is an amusement ride consisting of a rotating platform with seats for passengers. ... A typical roller coaster The roller coaster is a popular amusement ride developed for amusement parks and modern theme parks. ... Miniature golf, also known as mini-golf, crazy golf or Putt-Putt, is a game modelled after the sport of golf. ... A log flume ride A log flume is a horizontal structure that has a cavity for flowing water to carry lumber and logs and generally spans a long distance. ... A Ferris wheel on the boardwalk in Ocean City, New Jersey, USA. A Ferris wheel (or, more commonly in the UK, big wheel) is a nonbuilding structure consisting of an upright wheel with passenger gondolas suspended from the rim. ... Bumper car at a small town fair Bumper car is the generic name for a type of flat ride consisting of several small electric cars that draw their power from an overhead grid, which is turned off by the operator at the end of a session. ...


Casino Pier also has a water park across the street called Breakwater Beach, which was originally called Water Works. Breakwater Beach is now owned by Jenkinson's Boardwalk. Fun at a water park A water park is an amusement park that features waterplay areas, such as water slides, splash pads, spraygrounds (water playgrounds), lazy rivers, or other recreational bathing environments. ...


Roller Coasters

Star Jet
  • Hot Tamale
  • Pirates Hideaway
  • Star Jet
  • Wild Mouse

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Other Rides

Indoor Scrambler ride.

Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (583x611, 107 KB) Centrifuge at Casino Pier. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (583x611, 107 KB) Centrifuge at Casino Pier. ... In telecommunications, a scrambler is a device that transposes or inverts signals or otherwise encodes a message at the transmitter to make the message unintelligible at a receiver not equipped with an appropriately set descrambling device. ... A Music Express in operation at Six Flags Great Adventure A Music Express (also commonly referred to as a Musik Express) is an amusement parkand fair/carnival ride designed by Moser Rides of Germany. ... An Enterprise The enterprise is an amusement ride manufactured by HUSS Maschinenfabrik. ... Dollywoods Disk-O Disk-O is a Zamperla flat ride. ... A sizzler twist made by the Twist Company, in the sunset The Twist, also known as the Twister, Cyclone, Sizzler, Scrambler or Grasscutter is a highly successful ride made up of three arms with clusters attached which have cars attached to them. ... A dark ride or darkride is an indoor amusement ride consisting of a vehicle traveling past animated scenes. ... Cliffhanger, Kite Flyer, and the Fly Away are rides that simulate hang gliding. ...

External links

  • Casino Pier official website
  • Breakwater Beach official website

  Results from FactBites:
 
Casino Pier | Seaside Heights, NJ (130 words)
Casino Pier & Waterworks Water Park is located on the seaside boardwalk pier beside the Atlantic Ocean.
Casino Pier is also home to one of only two surviving American made Carousels in New Jersey.
There is also a neighboring water park to cool off at on a warm summer day.
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