Fodor's Travel Names Santa's Village Azoosment Park One of the Top 10 Family-Friendly Amusement Parks in Country

May 19, 2015, 13:00 ET from Santa’s Village Azoosment Park

EAST DUNDEE, Ill., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Santa's Village Azoosment Park was recently named one of the Top 10 Family-Friendly Amusement Parks in the country by Fodor's Travel, the leading name in travel guides for more than 75 years. Coined "a year-round tribute to the world's most thoughtful man" and a place that "delivers Christmastime spirits that feel joyous and welcome," Santa's Village Azoosment Park offers kid-friendly fun well beyond the man with the white beard such as rides, a petting zoo, animal attractions, affordable food, shows, characters and more.

According to Fodor's Travel, its editorial team is constantly monitoring destinations delivering the most relevant and on-trend content to its readers. The Top 10 Family-Friendly Amusement Parks list includes places offering fun for the entire family, particularly the smaller visitors. This year's featured parks meet the conveniences and necessities for the younger crowd, including thrills and laughs that don't push the envelope, but foster innovation and creativity.

Located in East Dundee, Ill., conveniently situated between Chicago and Rockford, Santa's Village Azoosment Park is the perfect affordable drive-to destination for families with children aged two to 12. The park is family-owned and operated by Chicagoland natives Jason and Amy Sierpien. The park added three new rides this season, including X Treme Elevation, the Alaskan Railway and the Wacky Worm. Another new ride, Tri-Nado is set to open mid-season.

"The Fodor's name is synonymous with the travel industry and we are proud to be recognized by such a well-respected brand," said Jason Sierpien. "We designed Santa's Village Azoosment Park with the younger crowd in mind, offering a variety of rides, animals, games, shows and more, so we are ecstatic to be recognized."

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