1. Ice Cream
Five dollars for an ice cream sandwich? Highway robbery! Or maybe not… Often we try to save money by bringing our own snacks into the parks. But on a hot day, there’s just nothing quite like ice cream. And according to unscientific child polls, when it’s shaped like Mickey Mouse it actually tastes better. We’ll often bring sandwiches knowing full well that we’ll “splurge” on Mickey Bars later.