I attended the 2015 World Waterpark Association Annual Symposium and Trade Show in Palm Springs, California in October. Over 1,000 people attended the conference to network and to learn about about the myriad facets of the waterpark industry. There continues to be extensive growth in both indoor and outdoor waterparks throughout the United States and internationally. The tradeshow floor was full of ideas for improvements and amenities to existing and proposed waterpark properties. The World Waterpark Association also gave out a number of awards for the best new projects that were developed in 2015. Our company is proud to have analyzed all three of the United States award winners, including Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark, Kalahari Resort Poconos, and Wet ‘n Wild Las Vegas.
April 9, 2020
At the beginning of 2020, the continuing trend of two decades of growth was expected in the waterpark industry. Major projects will open throughout the United States in both the indoor and outdoor waterpark categories totaling over $1 billion in investment in 2020. Fourteen new standalone waterparks and one resort with outdoor waterpark are anticipatedREAD MORE