How Many Calories You Are Eating at the Theme Park (Slideshow)
July 31, 2014
The roller coaster isn’t the only thing at the theme park that could make you sick...
If you’re running around in the hot summer sun all day, it really is best to drink water. However, we know sometimes you just can’t resist the lure of a carbonated beverage. Here are some of the typical theme park options and how they break down calorically:
Coca-Cola: 186 calories (16 fluid ounces)
Pepsi: 200 calories (16 fluid ounces)
Sprite: 138 calories (16 fluid ounces)
Fanta Orange: 140 calories (16 fluid ounces)
Lemonade: 99 calories (8 fluid ounce glass)
Everyone gets a little peckish when they are waiting in those long lines. Make sure you choose the right snack to fuel your day!
Popcorn:142 calories per one ounce.
Soft pretzel: 389 calories per medium pretzel
Potato Chips: 160 calories per 15 chips
Tortilla chips (baked): 75 calories per 10 chips (not including dip!)
Pretzels: 108 calories per 1 ounce servings
Sure you love candy, but does candy really love you back? With these calorie counts it is highly unlikely!
Buncha Crunch 3.2oz Box: 180 calories per serving | Serving Size: 2
Butterfinger Bites 3.5 OzServing Size: 2.5
Junior Mints 4oz. Box Serving Size: 16 pieces (about 2 per box)
Raisinets 3.5oz. Box Serving Size: 2
Reeses Pieces Serving Size: 51 pieces
No real shocker here. You just may want to skip the beloved funnel cake for obvious reasons...
Chocolate Ice Cream: 125 calories per 3.5 fluid ounces
Strawberry Ice Cream: 111 calories per 3.5 fluid ounces
Vanilla Ice Cream: 137 calories per ½ cup
Waffle Cone: 118 calories per cone
Snow Cone: 90 calories per ounce of regular syrup
Funnel Cake: 760 calories
Cotton Candy: 220 calories per 2.1 ounce serving