Waterparks

Waterpark Design and Development

Steps to a Successful Waterpark Renovation February 5, 2021

With 2020 in the rearview mirror, we begin to set our sights on summer ’21 with a positive mindset for a successful season and future.  And with that, we begin once again to start making plans for “what’s next” at our parks. Before you dive in (pun intended) and purchase…Keep Reading

ADG Brings 1/2 a Dozen New FlowRiders to the Market November 19, 2020

Surf’s Up America!  ADG is ‘stoked’ about the six new FlowRiders® that have opened (or will soon be open) at popular waterparks, resorts and municipalities across the nation. This brings the total number of FlowRiders in the US to over 110 and over 200+ worldwide.  ADG has installed more FlowRiders…Keep Reading

How Soaky Mountain Opened Amidst Worldwide Pandemic November 5, 2020

The new Soaky Mountain Waterpark in Tennessee opened amid a pandemic with state-of-the-art attractions and “mountain modern” theming.

Straddling the Tennessee-North Carolina border, the Great Smoky Mountains are one of America’s great natural landmarks and tourist attractions. Opened at the end of June, Soaky Mountain Waterpark in Sevierville, Tennessee, mirrors the…Keep Reading

The Water’s Fine! What’s New in Waterparks September 30, 2020

As we examine new trends at waterparks, we also wonder how they’re weathering the storm and what the future may look like. And while it’s true that some parks were unable to open this season and others opened with limited capacity and new restrictions and protocols, we’re also happy to…Keep Reading

Impact of COVID 19 on Waterparks September 15, 2020

The pandemic has dealt a significant blow to waterparks, but it has also spurred new conversations and illustrated the love of the product.

In January, the waterparks space seemed ripe for another great year. Designers were getting plenty of projects. Indoor waterparks seemed to be particularly strong.“Everyone we talked to was…Keep Reading

RENOVATE YOUR WATER PARK August 26, 2020

RENOVATE. REFRESH. CAPTIVATE.  The Most Cost-Effective Way to Add an Attraction.

Keeping your attraction mix fresh is always top of mind if you’re a water park owner or operator.  As you begin making plans for the next new addition to your waterpark, consider how a renovation could be part of the…Keep Reading

Diving into Indoor Water Park Trends July 6, 2020

Indoor water parks have expanded in recent years, bringing resort experiences, nature-themed getaways, and favorite characters to receptive markets. As 2020 dawned, the prospects looked bright for the global water parks industry following two decades of growth. In the United States alone, indoor and outdoor water park openings were expected…Keep Reading