When it comes to this year’s “new news,” there’s no better place to start than the waterparks, so hold on, this is big. Kalahari Resort Waterparks is debuting a new hybrid bowl-and-funnel waterslide, The Smoke That Thunders, at its outdoor waterpark. This new ride even has a zero gravity moment. On dry land, their new virtual reality game, The Arena, moves with you, giving you a feeling of full immersion. The Arena is only the second of its kind in the country.
The Great Pool of Delphi at Mt. Olympus Water & Theme Park opened to rave reviews late last summer. This 27,000 square foot swimming pool features four islands, geyser, 50-foot waterfall and cabanas.
Kids 12 and under will be in for a real treat when the Wilderness Resort’s new four-story Timberland Play Park opens Memorial Day weekend. It’s loaded with more than three dozen activities – from swings and slides to climbs and crawls – that will hold great appeal for young visitors loaded with energy.
The 4D Dive-In Theater at Noah’s Ark Waterpark has a new feature film for 2017 – “The Lego Movie 4D: A New Adventure,” starring Risky Business, the devious brother of President Business. Be prepared for a sensory fest, with water spritzes and wind blasts timed to what’s happening on the screen.
For the full rundown of all that’s new in Wisconsin Dells click here.