in the summer of 1987. James Brennan just graduated from college. While planning her dream tour of Europe after graduation, she learns that her family can't afford this vacation. Forced by his family to work at Adventureland amusement park in New York, James found the worst job in the world. There will be all kinds of trouble. But when Em Levin, who works there, comes into her life, this summer is really going to go better than she thought.