In less than a year Orlando will be home to another moist major attraction, because Universal has unveiled fresh details about their under-construction Volcano Bay water theme park, including a June 1, 2017 date when international tickets will become valid. [Read more…]
By Banks Lee
A look back at the week of Tweeted photos from @Attractions Twitter feed [Read more…]
Universal Orlando Resort today announced a new water theme park experience. Called Volcano Bay, Universal is calling it the resort’s third park. [Read more…]
By Fowl Owlerson
In 1977, Wet ‘n Wild opened after having been conceptualized and led by George Millay. In the wake of his success with SeaWorld, Millay was able to secure investors to create an entirely new concept for the time. We take it for granted today, but before Wet ’n Wild, the next tier above a standard swimming pool was a wave pool and a splash pad at best.
Universal purchased Wet ’n Wild in 1998 and subsequently leased its land until 2013 when Universal outright bought the 50 acres the park sits on.