Best Beach Boardwalks in the US
It's summertime and when we think of fun in the sun we often also consider the excitement and amusement that comes with a visit to the boardwalk. The United States is home to some of the best beach boardwalks in this world. Some include shops and dining while others offer entertainment, rides and of course--arcades! Here's a look at some of the best beach boardwalks in the US.
Coney Island Boardwalk, Brooklyn, New York
The Coney Island Boardwalk includes 19 rides, tons of entertainment such as magic and juggling shows and of course plenty of fair style foods to feast on. A visit to this beach boardwalk will truly take you back in time and can make even the eldest vacationer feel like a kid again!
Ocean City Boardwalk, Maryland
Dubbed one of America's best boardwalks by the Travel Channel, the Ocean City Boardwalk is a classic wooden boardwalk that's got something going on every day and every night. Featuring a Ferris wheel, roller coaster and carousel from 1902, there's always something fun to do at the Ocean City Boardwalk!
Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Boardwalk, South Carolina
Though it just launched in 2010, the Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Boardwalk & Promenade is now the town's activitiy hubspot featuring jugglers, bagpipers and plenty of live entertainment. Weekly fireworks can be seen throughout the year at the boardwalk and an array of shops and arcades are sure to keep you occupied for hours on end.
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, California
The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk in Sunny California features a wooden roller coaster, Looff carousel and is situated along a beautiful strip of Monterey Bay. Free concerts are hosted all summer long and the Bay always offers beautiful sights for those who wish to simiply take a walk and enjoy the history that comes along with a good o'le fashioned US beach boardwalk.