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Holiday World Adding 8 Slides, Wave Pool, More

Holiday World Adding 8 Slides, Wave Pool, More

Christmas comes early in the town of Santa Claus, Indiana, as Holiday World announces a package full of goodies for their 2018 season. “We’re adding a fun elephant-themed water-play area for younger children,” says park president Matt Eckert. “When we discovered the Swahili word for elephant is Tembo, we named our new slide complex Tembo […]

Posted in: 2017, Park News
New waterslide offers interactive video game experience

New waterslide offers interactive video game experience

Kalahari Resorts and Conventions, Sandusky, Ohio, has introduced a new interactive gaming experience called the Storm Chaser. From WhiteWater, this slideboarding adventure combines the thrill of a waterslide with the challenge of a multilevel video game. The new attraction integrates gaming, skill, speed and competition into an experience that will define waterparks of the future. […]

Posted in: 2017
The Reef at Castaway Bay opens for Aussie summer

The Reef at Castaway Bay opens for Aussie summer

The Gold Coast Sea World’s newest attraction, The Reef at Castaway Bay, has opened in time to take advantage of the Australian summer holidays. The Reef is a fully accessible interactive splash area that is designed to “excite the young and young at heart” with a range of immersive water features and effects. Village Roadshow […]

Posted in: 2017, Park News
Adventure Landing adding play slide complex

Adventure Landing adding play slide complex

Adventure Landing is adding a $1 million slide complex to its 23-year-old Shipwreck Island Water Park in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. The pirate-themed waterslide complex will open just in time for the Spring 2018 season. It will feature five innovative slides and interactive water features for families with children to experience. The Pirate Play Slide Complex, […]

Posted in: 2017
Simworx and Interlink team up to create ‘world first’ Immersive Superflume attraction

Simworx and Interlink team up to create ‘world first’ Immersive Superflume attraction

Media attractions specialist Simworx has partnered with water ride specialist Interlink to create a brand new attraction concept which will see a motion base and immersive screens added to a flume ride for a world first experience. Using 16-seater boats and a conveyor loading system on the attraction, riders will leave the loading/unloading station and […]

Posted in: 2017, Park News
Let’s do Launch

Let’s do Launch

Magic Carpet Lifts/RMCE, Inc. was proud to launch the very first LaunchPad H20 at Hyland Hills – Waterworld in Denver, Colorado, during the summer of 2016. The Warp Speed waterslide ride is a first-generation interactive water slide where competing riders travel down adjacent slides in a “race” format. Prior to the LaunchPad H20 installation, riders […]

Posted in: 2017
Ujevara Resort debuts largest waterpark in Kosovo

Ujevara Resort debuts largest waterpark in Kosovo

The newest – and largest – waterpark in Kosovo has opened, and features a colourful mix of Polin waterparks’ attractions continuing the industry’s growth in the region.  Encompassing 20,000 square meters, the aqua park at Ujevara Resort is part of a growing trend in the Balkans. The number of waterparks in the region remains small […]

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New Cedar Point Shores waterpark opens

New Cedar Point Shores waterpark opens

Cedar Point began as a simple bathing beach and bathhouse in 1870 Sandusky, Ohio. Today, Cedar Point is a summertime destination for families with 70 rides, including 17 roller coasters, a mile-long beach, five hotel properties, beautiful marinas and now, the new Cedar Point Shores Waterpark.   Cedar Point Shores is home to 17 brand […]

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Aquatic Development Group’s latest water park opens in North Carolina

Aquatic Development Group’s latest water park opens in North Carolina

  Thursday 22nd June saw the much anticipated H20BX waterpark open in the Outer Banks (OBX), North Carolina. Designed with classic coastal architecture at the forefront, ADG developed the unique waterpark design to reflect the feel of the Outer Banks, offering resort-style comfort along with traditional family fun. The newest waterpark in North Carolina, it sprawls across […]

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