5 Tips For Your Visit To Steel Pier in Atlantic City


From a virtual Slingshot to a real helicopter ride, Steel Pier in Atlantic City is full of new and exciting fun for your whole family. From classic favorites to new thrillers and even a helicopter ride, Steel Pier is a fun destination for your whole family.

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5 Must-Know Tips For Your Visit to Steel Pier in AC

1. Get ready to RIDE

With over 25 different rides kids will love the options at Steel Pier Beach buggies, Mighty Stampede, Freedom Flyer, Surf’s Up and Pin Wheel are just a few of the electrifying and exciting rides to try. Each ride ranges in intensity from the relaxed rider attractions to stomach-dropping stimulated rides, your children can choose what type of thrill they want to try.

2. There’s an arcade, too

At Steel Pier, there are a ton of fun games in the midway arcade that your children will love. Kids can walk away from these contest games with prizes bigger than themselves. There’s nothing kids love more than huge stuffed animals, which they can win here. Or if they’re more into sports, jerseys are also prize options as well as a plethora of other rare finds.


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3. Yes, there is a real helicopter ride, too

I know what you’re thinking and helicopters sound dangerous and there is no way you are letting your kids on one, but at Steel Pier the helicopter rides are safely run by professionals ensuring secureness for all riders. Your kids can choose the Shoreline Ride or the City Ride in the only helicopter ride on the Jersey Shore. This is definitely an experience your kids can’t get anywhere else.

4. Hangry kids no more

Steel Pier is full of all of the boardwalk favorites such as ice cream, burgers, hot dogs, pizza and more. If you’d rather sit down and relax instead of eating on the go in between rides, check out Steel Pier’s 2 eateries. Steel Pier Pub has a great family-friendly atmosphere and menu while also hosting a local band for your to enjoy live music while you eat. Ocean Reef Bar is another great sit down option where you can eat just 1000 feet from the ocean and truly enjoy the water while also enjoying a meal.

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5. Location, location, location

While Steel Pier is awesome for its rides and attractions, another reason that makes it stand out is that it is located in Atlantic city so close to many other kid-friendly attractions. On your visit to Steel Pier you can also check out the Absecon Lighthouse, Atlantic City Aquarium, Ripley’s Believe It or Not Museum and many other fun places your kids will love.


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Steel Pier is full of options and fun for your little ones and they’ll love having fun experiencing the uniqueness of Atlantic City.  Check out Steel Pier in Atlantic City on their website, Facebook, and Twitter pages.

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About Author

Abby Jurgens is a student at Villanova University majoring in Communications and minoring in Creative Writing and Spanish. She lives in Bergen County, NJ with her parents and older sister. Although she is in love with her hometown of Wyckoff and enjoys dining at Café Amici there, Abby also loves going to Cape May every summer with her family and eating at Panico’s. While at home in Wyckoff, you can find Abby playing sports with friends, listening to country music, and helping her mom in the kitchen. Family is very important to her and she loves any minute she gets to spend with all of her relatives. She also loves to read and write because everyone’s words are so different and unique; she loves hearing the way people use their voices.