Oscar's Wachy Taxi play video

Oscar's Wacky Taxi Roller Coaster

Join Oscar the Grouch for a crazy, curvy taxi ride on our first ever family-friendly wooden roller coaster. Oscar’s Wacky Taxi™ is a one of a kind wooden-steel hybrid roller coaster with a bright yellow, taxi cab inspired train with everyone’s favorite grouch at the helm. Thrill seekers of all sizes will enjoy the exhilarating first drop and plenty of air-time!

Height Requirement: Riders must be a minimum of 40" tall to ride. Riders under 46" must ride in the same car with a supervising companion age 14 or older.

Oscar’s Wacky Taxi won first place for IAAPA 2018 Brass Ring Award for Best New Kiddie Ride/Attraction.

Attraction availability is subject to change without notice.

  • Sesame Neighborhood
    Sesame City

  • Additional Information

    Riders of this attraction will be exposed to forces, speeds and other intense features that may cause distress or injury to persons with pre-existing health conditions. Please consider these features in determining suitability for all riders. Only guests in good health should ride this attraction. Do not ride if you are pregnant, have high blood pressure, motion sickness, heart, neck or back problems, fear of heights, sensitivity to strobe effects, have had recent surgery, or have any other medical condition that might be aggravated by the features of this ride.

    • You must not ride if you are unable to properly use seating and the safety restraint or to understand and follow safety procedures.
    • Those wearing full arm casts, full leg casts or neck braces must not ride.
    • Guests must be able to grip with one functioning hand and brace with one functioning leg and have a minimum of three functioning limbs to ride.
    • Guests with any type of prosthesis must ensure it is properly secured and will remain in place during the ride.
    • Loose items are not permitted. Please leave them with a non-rider or place them in a locker. Sesame Place is not responsible for lost or damaged items.

International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES)

IBCCES Sensory Guide™

(1=low sensory stimulation, 10 = high sensory stimulation)
  • Touch


    Ride (bar straps rider in; must be able to sit upright).

    Jerking and rocking sensations from twist, turns, and dips.

    Fast motion.

  • Taste


    Not applicable.

  • Sound


    Clicking around as wheels move along the tracks.

    During busy times, crowd noise levels can be high.

  • Smell


    Natural smells associated with outdoor parks.

  • Sight


    Ride height may impact visual sensitivity.