Waterparks

Six Flags set to dive in to magic waters waterpark

Six Flags set to dive in to magic waters waterpark

Six Flags Great America, Gurnee, Illinois, has received the last vote from the Rock Valley College approving the final of 11 real estate tax abatements on the Magic Waters property. Six Flags Great America now has the necessary approvals to begin managing Magic Waters Waterpark near Rockford, Illinois. The leasing agreement will officially begin on […]

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WhiteWater, Cirque du Soleil join forces

WhiteWater, Cirque du Soleil join forces

During the recent IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, WhiteWater and Cirque Du Soleil announced they will collaborate to rethink and redefine the waterpark experience by introducing spectacular attractions and entertainment. They expect that Cirque’s theming and concepts combined with WhiteWater’s attractions will translate into both daytime and evening activations that act as anchors in the […]

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SoundWaves indoor waterpark opens to the public

SoundWaves indoor waterpark opens to the public

Guests of the Gaylord Opryland Resort, Nashville, Tennessee, had another reason to celebrate the holiday season with the December 1 opening of Phase 1 of SoundWaves, America’s first upscale, indoor/outdoor resort water attraction. The indoor portion of the waterpark expansion opened to the public after Aquatic Development Group (ADG) completed its work. The $90 million, 111,000 […]

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ADG to design and build Island H2O Live! Waterpark at Margaritaville Resort Orlando

ADG to design and build Island H2O Live! Waterpark at Margaritaville Resort Orlando

Aquatic Development Group (ADG), has been contracted as the design/builder of the brand new Island H20 Live! Waterpark expected to open Spring 2019 at the Margaritaville Resort in Orlando, Florida. This tropical-themed water park is under construction and is situated on 11.5 acres, which will be home to over 15 water attractions designed for guests […]

Polin introduces Ride & Splash

Polin introduces Ride & Splash

Polin introduced Ride & Splash, an attraction that combines a leisure river and a water coaster into one at IAAPA. The ride offers park operators multiple opportunities to personalise it to fit within their park’s specific theming and infrastructure. From colours to branding, a park operator can match the ride to their facility’s exact atmosphere. […]

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Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi Named ‘World’s Leading Waterpark’

Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi Named ‘World’s Leading Waterpark’

Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, the unique Emirati waterpark on Yas Island, was awarded the title ‘World’s Leading Waterpark’ at the World Travel Awards gala this week. Abu Dhabi’s iconic waterpark racked up more votes than its fellow nominees, which included globally renowned waterparks such as Orlando’s Typhoon Lagoon, and Spain’s Siam Park. Bianca Sammut, General […]

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VR makes its way to water parks

VR makes its way to water parks

In a licensed agreement, VR Coaster, HolodeckVR, and WhiteWater have signed a deal to bring virtual reality to water slides and water park attractions. The partnership is aimed at promoting collaboration between the industry stalwarts to innovate and set new standards of quality in the new field of VR-based water slides.   “I see immense […]

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Yas Waterworld brings back Abu Dhabi’s biggest water battle

Yas Waterworld brings back Abu Dhabi’s biggest water battle

Yas Waterworld is bringing guests from across the Emirates together to take part in the capital’s biggest water battle, beginning at 11:47 AM on 2nd December, the Amwaj Wave Pool will transform into water’s greatest playground as participants battle it out with colourful water pistols. Inspired by the UAE’s pearl diving heritage, Yas Waterworld is […]

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Mall of America to get indoor waterpark

Mall of America to get indoor waterpark

According to Dan Jasper, Mall of America’s Vice President of Communications, the Mall is working in partnership with the City of Bloomington to create a world-class waterpark attraction at the nation’s leading retail and entertainment destination. The 250,000 square foot, enclosed water adventure will be connected directly to the Mall on the north side. However, […]

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Polin introduces Splash Bucket

Polin introduces Splash Bucket

At the recent IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Polin Waterparks introduced Splash Bucket, a head to head competition with an interactive splash challenge. It’s a splash game to see who has the fastest reaction. Players must tap the lit buttons as fast as when lights appear. Each player aims to beat their competitor to splash […]

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