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Which park on which day?Thurs,Fri,Sat in August.

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Which park on which day?Thurs,Fri,Sat in August.

We are planning on visiting C.W,Water Country and Busch Gardens in the third week of August on a Thurs,Friday and Saturday.What order would you suggest visiting them to best avoid the crowds and long lines.

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1. Re: Which park on which day?Thurs,Fri,Sat in August.

Busch Gardens on Thursday, and Water Country on Friday, leaving Colonial Williamsburg for Saturday. If you're getting the Bounce Pass, you could mix it up a bit. You could also do an evening program at CW after spending a day at either of the parks.

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I second Zoey's suggestions! That's what I would do!

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3. Re: Which park on which day?Thurs,Fri,Sat in August.

Just out of curiosity, what's the rationale for those suggestions?

Also, any suggestions on which park, which days August 29th through September 5th? We'll have the Bounce pass.

Thanks!

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4. Re: Which park on which day?Thurs,Fri,Sat in August.

The OP asked to best avoid crowds and long lines. BG is traditionally busier on Fridays and Saturdays, so I suggested Thursday. WC and CW is kind of a toss-up; WC is very weather-dependent for crowds, but generally speaking will be busier on a Saturday than a Friday. That leaves CW for Saturday. Having the Bounce pass allows for more flexibility to change plans.

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Most excellent, thanks!

What do you think about Sundays? We're arriving in town on a Saturday, and the Wife and I are gonna be real eager to take our (almost) 11 yo niece to the wonderful BG or WC that we've been telling her about for the last several years.

If you don't think the crowds on a Sunday would be too bad, we'd want to take her as early in our trip as possible.

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6. Re: Which park on which day?Thurs,Fri,Sat in August.

I've heard that Sunday crowds are usually lower than a lot of people would think, but I have no personal anecdotes myself.

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7. Re: Which park on which day?Thurs,Fri,Sat in August.

MonsterRain,

Sundays are our preferred day of the weekend to go, hands down. Rarely crowded that day of the week.

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8. Re: Which park on which day?Thurs,Fri,Sat in August.

Ah well, I knew I should have planned to leave Friday instead of Saturday.

Nothing to do for it now.

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9. Re: Which park on which day?Thurs,Fri,Sat in August.

MonsterRain, You'll still have a wonderful time either way! =)

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No doubt! We haven't been there in almost 4 years, so we're really stoked about returning...

And about bringing our 10 (11 at the time we go) y.o. niece, whom we've wanted to bring for a long time now.