Articles Featuring Family Fun In Wisconsin Dells

All New Reasons to Visit Wisconsin Dells in 2014
March 1, 2014
Visitor Bureau Unveils New Attractions, Major Developments, and Best Of inside “The Waterpark Capital of the World!®!”
September 1, 2013
Automotion 2013 Will Be an Instant Classic
April 1, 2013
Take 1200 meticulously restored classic cars and trucks. Add in cruisin' classic routes and jammin' to classic rock tunes. Voila, an instant classic.
Your Head Will Be Spinning When You Find Out Everything New for Wisconsin Dells in 2013
March 12, 2013
Without fail you can expect someone in Wisconsin Dells to unveil a one-of-a-kind, world’s only, country’s biggest, well, you get the picture, attraction at the start of the year. Welcome to 2013 and news that will make your head spin with anticipation of your next trip to “The Waterpark Capital of the World!®”. In other words, they’ve done it again!
Sizing Up the Waterparks
January 11, 2013
To borrow on the beloved bedtime tale, The Three Bears, we bring you this story of finding the Wisconsin Dells waterpark that is “just right” for your kids.
A Walk, Make That Slide Down Memory Lane
August 17, 2012
There are certain experiences in life that come with bragging rights. Like landing the big promotion. Purchasing the Porsche of your dreams. Completing a marathon. And vacationing in Wisconsin Dells. That’s right, a trip to the Dells comes with bragging rights.
The “Only in Wisconsin Dells” Vacation
August 16, 2012
You decide to use a few vacation days for an extended weekend getaway to Wisconsin Dells and begin the trip planning by compiling your list of want-to-do’s while in the Dells. It doesn’t matter if you’re a lifelong fan of this resort community or a waterpark newbie, the list of 10 activities outlined should find its way to everyone’s list at some point.
A Memory Frozen in Time
August 16, 2012
We wanted to close this year’s Wisconsin Dells Vacation magazine on a nostalgic note, so we turned to our facebook fans and asked them to share with us that one memory of Wisconsin Dells they’ll always remember.
Waterpark Tips and Tactics
August 15, 2012
Lots of people credit Wisconsin Dells with inventing the waterpark craze, which makes the owners here the go-to source for advice on what to pack for your waterpark getaway and what to leave at home. Most important, though, are the safety guidelines.
Fall in the Dells - What’s Not to Love?!
August 13, 2012
We say “Wisconsin Dells,” you say “kids.” Not so fast. While this resort community known as “The Waterpark Capital of the World!®” was ranked the #1 family vacation destination in the U.S. in the 2010 Travelers’ Choice survey, the Dells is continuing to gain a grown-up following in the fall at a pace that even has the locals pleasantly surprised.
Hello, This is Camping Calling
May 22, 2012
Would it surprise you to know there are 20 campgrounds in and around Wisconsin Dells? And that the number of campsites exceeds 3,200? And that the scenery to go with the camping is a one gargantuan free amenity?
These Guys Love Their Wheels
March 12, 2012
For some families, vacations always mean multiple generations traveling together, making time for each other, enjoying activities together. Activities like a car show perhaps. Yup, just like a car show. A great example is Automotion, Wisconsin Dells’ annual tribute to chrome, cool paint jobs and incredible restorations of cars and trucks.
Spring Break in the Dells
March 12, 2012
Don’t let that headline fool you. It does not reference a trip south to the ocean for spring break - leave that to the college co-eds. What it does reference are the many families from neighboring state Minnesota with grade school-age children who take the very-manageable drive south to Wisconsin Dells for their spring break getaway.
Wholesale Pandemonium, In A Good Way, In Wisconsin Dells
With 2012 New Attractions Unveiled
January 10, 2012
Every January in Wisconsin Dells, Wis., the resort community better known as “The Waterpark Capital of the World!®”, there is a little tradition the local visitor bureau likes to call the official release of what’s new for the coming year. Given everything that’s debuting in the Dells for 2012, frankly it might have been easier to chronicle what’s not new.
Largest Wisconsin Dells Waterparks
January 9, 2012
Waterpark Nirvana - Here are six that set the bar for waterpark paradise, each with its own distinct personality.
Wisconsin Dells Presents Its Rendition of a Holiday Classic
October 14, 2011
Holiday time is all about family togetherness, are we right? Gathering ‘round a cozy fireplace with grandma and grandpa to reminisce. Sitting down to a scrumptious meal. Heading out for some bargain hunting. Then scampering down to the waterpark for some real fun. Ha, gotcha! The truth is, holidays are best enjoyed when on vacation in the Dells.
A Day at the Beach
August 1, 2011
Yes, it’s true that Wisconsin Dells is about 1,000 miles from the nearest ocean. But that hasn’t stopped the business owners around here from creating their own versions of the beach vacation.
One Big Happy Family
August 1, 2011
It might require a little more advance planning these days for grandkids to spend time with their grandparents, especially when miles separate generations, yet traveling together can be the bond that ties.
Reconnect with the World Around You
August 1, 2011
Technology pushes us ahead at warp speed. But there are times when slowing down to really appreciate the natural beauty of Wisconsin Dells is called for. Are you in for this itinerary? Then better get your gear packed.
Rock A Classic Vacation
August 1, 2011
At least once in your lifetime you should try this itinerary. These classic attractions, restaurants and resorts never go out of style. Just ask your parents or grandparents.
How Trendy
August 1, 2011
Travel trend guru Peter Yesawich is quoted all over the internet for his annual projections which are backed up by tons of research. Take a gander at what he’s predicted for U.S. travelers.
Get You Fill of Adventure
August 1, 2011
Some vacation spots are defined by a single activity. You go to Mt. Rushmore to see the presidents. You go to Vegas to gamble. You go to Niagara Falls to honeymoon. Some might say you go to Wisconsin Dells to play in the waterparks and, to a very large degree, that would be true. But that’s not the only game in town.
Safety First
August 1, 2011
Tips on how to stay safe while vacationing in Wisconsin Dells.
Reporters Find Lots to Love about the Dells
August 1, 2011
Enjoy reading some of the reviews that have come our way in the past year. And if these make you feel extra good about your choice to visit here, then we’re happy for you!
Wisconsin Dells, Waterparks & Family Fun = Vacation Perfection
April 7, 2011
10 Wisconsin Dells Attractions That Are One-of-a-Kind
April 7, 2011
Here are 10 reasons to drive past other destinations and deposit yourself in Wisconsin Dells for your vacation. You might be able to experience all 10 in one trip, but we recommend you visit us a few times year.
Wisconsin Dells is with You Every Step of the Way
April 7, 2011
In the prehistoric days, the only way travelers found out about a destination was by penned postcard or word-of-mouth from one relative to the next. Well, that’s changed and thank goodness, because who can wait that long. Now you have your choice of how to instantly access information on Wisconsin Dells.
Family Version of College Tradition Fills Wisconsin Dells Water Park Resorts Every Year
February 25, 2011
While the college kids head to the coasts, families make plans to spend spring break vacation in Wisconsin Dells. See how the Dells’ version stacks up, activity by activity.
We Built This City On Family Fun
December 6, 2010
Wisconsin Dells was ranked the #1 family vacation spot in America in the 2010 Travelers' Choice awards from As the year comes to a close, we’re not resting on those laurels, not one little bit.
Tame But Not Lame For The Little Ones
Kid Friendly Water Parks Rule
October 23, 2010
Even little ones crave big fun from their Wisconsin Dells family vacation.
Go Where The Fun Is In Wisconsin Dells
No Such Thing As Too Much Family Fun In Wisconsin Dells
September 16, 2010
Can't sit still? Then bop 'til you drop in the Dells.
Bert The Conqueror Plummets Into Hades (Video)
July 20, 2010
Video of Bert the Conqueror from Travel Channel riding Hades, a coaster with the world's largest underground tunnel at Mount Olympus, Wisconsin Dells.
Waterpark Capital Credentials
June 30, 2010
For starters, we have more waterparks per capita than anywhere on the planet. We are also home to the biggest, fastest and wettest water rides and slides in the world. Go big is our motto when it comes to waterpark adventures. Plan yours around these favorites.
Waterpark Essentials: Must-Haves To Make The Most Of Your Day In The Dells
May 15, 2010
Heading to a water park? Then this checklist is a must-read.
#1 In U.S. On
May 4, 2010
The 2010 Travelers’ Choice Awards complied by are out and Wisconsin Dells was ranked the #1 family vacation destination in the U.S. and #3 in the world in the same category. We were nearly speechless! Read all about it.
Baywatch, Move Over. Welcome, The Cast Of Noah's Ark Waterpark.
April 1, 2010
Watching Out for You.
"Cheats" For Playing Wizard Quest
April 1, 2010
The popular Wizard Quest attraction with its life-size labyrinth adventure game offers cheats for serious players
It's Okay To Be Spacey
April 1, 2010
Space capsules that are the real deal fill the Tommy Bartlett Exploratory.
Ladies And Gentlemen, Put Your Hands Together For The "Fab Five Inside!"
March 19, 2010
Get the stats and must-do's for the area's top indoor waterparks.
Happy Time-Out For Toddlers
February 9, 2010
Tour waterparks, attractions and more that are just the right size for the little ones.
Handy List Of Hands-On Activities
January 1, 2010
Get hands-on. The Dells' definition of "interactive" is a whole lot more fun than Webster's.