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Oaks Amusement Park

Neighbourhood: Sellwood - Moreland Improvement League
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Address: 7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland, OR 97202
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+1 503-233-5777
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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With thrill rides, roller skating, go carts, miniature golf, and more, your...

With thrill rides, roller skating, go carts, miniature golf, and more, your family will have a perfect day on the midway! Pick a partner for the roller coaster, do the "Hokey Pokey" in the skating rink, even "stick together" with some cotton candy! Fabulous birthday parties, rentable picnic areas, and Dance Pavilion indoor event venue. Amusement park open March - October, roller skating open year 'round.

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Where You Can Ride Hand-Carved Animals On Noah’s Ark Carousel

Oaks Amusement Park is a small Amusement park located at 7805 SE Oak Park Way, Portland, Oregon 97202 just north of the Sellwood Bridge. It opened in 1905 and is one of the ten... read more

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Portland, Oregon
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250 reviews
166 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oaks Amusement Park is a small Amusement park located at 7805 SE Oak Park Way, Portland, Oregon 97202 just north of the Sellwood Bridge. It opened in 1905 and is one of the ten oldest active operating amusement parks in the United States. And the only amusement park still in operation in Portland. Oaks Amusement Park was originally built to... More 

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137 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, it's basically a traveling carnival that doesn't travel at all. The standard cheesy rides and a few other attractions, and don't forget the overpriced gut-busting food. I can't imagine anyone over 11 years old actually enjoying this dated, worn down facility. The good thing about it is it is much less expensive than a real theme park. That being... More 

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Gladstone, Oregon
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fun for the kids. Some of the workers are a little scary for the smaller kids. The park has a lot of history. Was always told the roller rink can float if there is a floods.

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Thank lamuhs
Portland, Oregon
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This amusement Park is a little worn around the edges but overall a fun time. The park is open in the spring to fall only however, the skate rink stays open all year long. Rides are average carni types with lots of cheap toys to win and junk food. Indoor skate rink with a person playing a huge organ as... More 

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Thank M M
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16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

As a child, it was fun. Now, not so much. Boring rides, weirdos, crappy food choices, nothing to really amuse.

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Thank Kevin W
Coos Bay, Oregon
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Truly like taking a walk back in time to a beautiful carnival with the loud, bright colors and beautiful vintage rides. So simple; yet so pretty to look at! Kids had a blast & the skating rink was a huge hit with teenagers and adults! We loved it! I was super impressed by the cleanliness of the facility and the... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Step back in time to the timeless midway with an assortment of old and new rides and games. Great for the family and large groups for picnic gathering. They also an old fashion skating rink and dance hall.

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Portland, Oregon
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I first went to this park on a school outing as a teacher. There is a great picnic area for large groups. We all paid for a wristband for rides. There is a roller rink too. But when I last went there the roller skates were the old fashioned, four wheeler Flintstones kind! Hope they have modern roller blades now.... More 

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emilymacsk8, Manager at Oaks Amusement Park, responded to this review

Glad you had a good time! Our skating floor is actually a 100' x 200' antique maple with Roll-On coating. And we surely do have inline skates in several styles. More 

Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 November 2016

them have great rids and food it just the price are to high you can go to gresham skating world for less money

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

An old amusement park that has been in the same location for decades. Roller skating, rides, picnic areas. Great for families.

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