Metrolink Weekends - Daycations - Buena Park

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    Buena Park

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    Come Launch a Day of Play!

    Buena Park is packed full of places for families to play beginning with Knott’s Berry Farm. You can spend a day at this famous amusement park or choose to visit The Source OC, a trendy and playful center with a great selection of eateries and K-Pop inspired shops. Then again, you can travel here for some jousting and dining at Medieval Times!

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    The Best of Buena Park

    Make the most of your visit with our carefully curated ideas. Watch for exclusive deals courtesy of our Metrolink partners – just show your Metrolink ticket. Enjoy like a tourist. Act like a local.

  • Day Trips

    A Day at Knott's Berry Farm

    Spend the day at one of Orange County’s iconic theme parks.

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    The Source OC

    Come get your fill of K-Pop culture at this playful and unique center.

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    Medieval Times Adventure

    Step into a fantasy world of noble knights and jousting contests.

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    FUN THINGS TO DO

    Knott’s Berry Farm

    This world-renowned theme park started as a small berry farm and now bursts with attractions & entertainment for all ages, including first-class roller coasters, stage shows, and family-friendly fun featuring Snoopy and the Peanuts Gang.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take OC Bus Route 29 South
    The Source OC

    Home to all things K-Pop, The Source offers unique dining and entertainment experiences and hosts multicultural celebrations.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take OC Bus Route 25 & 29 or Route 25 & 460 or take Uber/Lyft or taxi to the destination.
    Medieval Times

    Jousting, horsemanship & falconry plus a 4-course, utensil-free meal served in a castle-like space. Sat & Sun 2:30 showtimes are best for Metrolink travelers.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take Uber/Lyft or taxi to the destination.
    Pirates Dinner Adventure

    Pirates Dinner Adventure features live theater, food, and fun for the whole family. Would-be pirates of all ages take part in an epic and interactive dinner show that is sure to leave ye hearties with a full belly and tales to tell! The Sunday 2:30 pm showtime is best for Metrolink travelers.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take Uber/Lyft or taxi to the destination.
    Ralph B. Clark Regional Park

    In addition to picnic areas, hiking and biking trails, and children's playground areas, the park is home to an interpretive center that provides an educational view of prehistoric Orange County through exhibits, programs and guided tours.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take Uber/Lyft or taxi to the destination.
    Big Air Trampoline Park

    High-flying fun for the whole family with jumping surfaces that include trampoline dodgeball courts, slam dunk courts, ninja-warrior courses, launch pads, foam pits, a massive freestyle court, a climbing wall & more.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take Uber/Lyft or taxi to the destination.
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    GREAT PLACES TO EAT & DRINK

    Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant

    A family tradition for more than 80 years, the restaurant continues to serve classic fried chicken. At Knott’s Berry Farm.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take OC Bus Route 29 South
    Ki Sushi & Sake Bar

    Great food prepared with quality ingredients with friendly service.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take Uber/Lyft or taxi to the destination.
    Gob Chang

    Popular Korean restaurant with generous portions and vegetarian options.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take OC Bus Route 25
    Koko Chicken & BBQ

    Creative chicken dishes using fresh and seasonal ingredients.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take OC Bus Route 25
    Baekjeong BBQ

    High-quality meats served as part of the Korean cultural dining experience, showcasing the rich authentic flavors and the unique qualities of Korean barbecue.

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take Uber/Lyft or taxi to the destination.
    Porto's Bakery and Café

    Legendary family-owned Cuban restaurant voted number one on “Yelp’s Top 100 Places to Eat in the US.”

    From station: Take Metrolink to Buena Park station, then take Uber/Lyft or taxi to the destination.
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  • Good to Know Before You Go

    • Metrolink’s specially marked Bike Cars have multiple stalls designed to hold three bikes each. Also, each regular Metrolink train car can accommodate three bikes.

    • Have kids? On weekends, kids up to 17 years old ride free! On weekdays, kids 5 years old and under ride free and those ages 6 and up, including adults, ride all day for only $15 with the new Summer Pass (Memorial Day to Labor Day only)

    • Be sure to check the last train departure time for your ride home.

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