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American Dream’s Nickelodeon Universe

by Angelique Platas

Dec 3, 2019

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Trends / Unique Itineraries & Tours

Nineties kids, get ready — Nickelodeon Universe is open for business. The largest indoor theme park in the Western Hemisphere graced East Rutherford, New Jersey, with its presence and the ‘90s nostalgia is coming in hot. American Dream’s Nickelodeon Universe and The Rink — a NHL regulation-sized ice skating and hockey rink — boasts more than 35 rides and attractions all to the tune of your favorite Nickelodeon cartoons.


Expect celebrity sightings of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Dora the Explorer and SpongeBob Square Pants — with a ride and attraction for nearly every character. Hop on daring rollercoasters, kiddie rides and dozens of attractions.


As if being one of the world’s largest indoor theme parks wasn’t enough, thrill-seeking guests also enjoy the chance to ride the world’s steepest roller coaster, Shellraiser. With a healthy blend of hair-raising thrills and kid-friendly rides, Nickelodeon Universe is just good clean fun for all ages.


Nickelodeon is synonymous with slime and this ride does not disappoint: Nickelodeon Slime Streak is the perfect rollercoaster for ‘90s nostalgia without the mess.


There’s truly a ride for all ages and every fan. With Blue’s Skidoo and PAW Patrol Adventure Bay for the little ones and Fairly OddAirways, Invader Zim’s Flip & Spin, Jimmy Neutron’s Atom Smasher, Legends of the Hidden Temple Challenge, Nickelodeon Skyline Scream, Pup Pup & Away Ferris wheel, Ren & Stimpy’s Space Madness, Rugrats Reptar Go-Round, Shimmer & Shine Jumping Genies, SpongeBob’s Jellyfish Jam, Bikini Bottom Crosstown Express, Sandy’s Blasting Bronco, Kraang Prime Pandemonium!, and The Shredder for everyone else (along with so many others), this Universe is a whole lot of park.


Head to New Jersey for the indoor park’s seasonal events and even more to come in 2020. Tickets are available here, ranging $40–50 for general access and all access, respectively. The littlest guests, children 2 and younger, are admitted for free.


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