Did you know one of California's premier amusement parks is just a short ride from Mountain View? No summer in Silicon Valley is complete without a trip to California Great America! This exciting theme park is perfect for a family outing when school is on vacation. From thrilling amusement rides and live entertainment for kids, California Great America is all about having a good time. Summer always goes by fast, so don't miss one of the top things to do in Silicon Valley. Make your hotel reservations today!
At California Great America, you can choose from dozens of fun rides from Rip Roaring Rapids and the Drop Tower to the Tiki Twirl and the Character Carousel. There are so many roller coasters, you'll have trouble deciding which one to ride first. Climb aboard the Gold Striker or hop on the Flight Deck embark on a loop-to-loop ride to remember. On Saturday and Sunday afternoons, the park's main square turns into a Peanuts Block Party featuring all of your favorite characters. Kids love meeting Charlie Brown and Lucy in person!
California Great Adventure is open daily starting on May 25th. There are a few days when the park is not open to the public in the summer. For the full schedule and complete details on hours check the California Great Adventure calendar. When planning your family adventure, think about reserving a room or suite at our boutique hotel in Mountain View. Our accommodations are just 15 minutes away from this classic summer destination.