RICHMOND, Va. — As you might expect, Disney theme parks dominated the recently released Themed Entertainment Association and AECOM global attractions attendance report. The Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Florida welcomed more than 19 million visitors in 2014, according to a report. Virginia’s own Busch Gardens made the list, ranked as the 20th most visited U.S. theme park.
But Busch Gardens ranked much higher on another list that just hit the Internet. BuzzFeed, known for its viral listicles you see on Facebook, created a post that ranked the 26 Underrated Amusement Parks To Visit Before You Die. Both Busch Gardens and Kings Dominion ranked high on BuzzFeed’s list. Scroll down to read what makes these local attractions so buzz worthy.