Six Flags Great Adventure announces April events

| 06 Apr 2015 | 11:19

    Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson announces upcoming events in April.

    Fifth Harmony in Concert – April 11

    The park’s Mike And Ike concert series kicks off with chart-toppers Fifth Harmony and Trevor Moran on Saturday, April 11, presented by Z100. The group of five young women brought together by the reality show The X Factor has been touring the country and boasting record sales on their first full-length album. Show takes place in the Plymouth Rock Assurance Arena at 4 p.m. and is free with Season Pass or theme park admission.

    Academic Adventures Safari Off Road Education – April 14, 15, 21, 22, 28 and 29

    Incorporating the Safari Off Road Adventure, Six Flags takes students grades K-6 on a journey in learning with 1,200 animals from six continents through the 350-acre wildlife preserve lead by experienced tour guides. This program takes place when the theme park is not open and is limited to 400 students per day. Tickets are $20.99 plus tax per person.

    Biology Days – April 24 and 30

    Six Flags will bring biology students up close and personal with 1,200 animals from six continents in the 350-acre wildlife preserve, and marine mammals such as California sea lions and Asian small-clawed otters in the theme park. Experienced safari tour guides and marine mammal experts lead the day. This event takes place on exclusive education days when the theme park is only open for schools/educational groups.

    Six Flags Step Invitational - April 25

    The Six Flags Step Invitational will feature teams of all ages from New Jersey competing with fancy footwork for cash prizes and bragging rights. The event takes place on Saturday, April 25 and tickets include entry to the park and competition. For ticket and registration information, visit

    Fast Tracks and Food Trucks Festival - April 25 and 26

    At this delicious festival, guests can enjoy a variety of cuisines ranging from barbecue and tacos to hibachi and sliders, plus sweets including gourmet waffles and cupcakes. More than 20 trucks will be available from noon to 7 p.m., and six award-winning New Jersey wineries will also be on hand from 1 to 6 p.m. for sampling and wine purchases. The festival is included with theme park admission; wine sampling and food requires an additional fee. Tickets may be purchased online with the promo code TRUCK.

    General Park InformationFor more information, guests can call 732-928-2000 or visit