SC Johnson aquatic center

Aquatic center to rise in Racine, Wisconsin

“Extraordinary project:” New aquatic center to be built at Racine park thanks to $6.5M donation from SC Johnson RACINE — A $6.5 million donation from SC Johnson in Racine will help the entire community cool off. Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave announced on Thursday morning, July 20th plans for the construction of the SC Johnson Community Aquatic […]

topless, waterpark

Groupe Calypso Valcartier reiterates toplessness ban at its water parks

Ontario water park firm on topless ban despite rights complaint The owner of two popular water parks in Ontario and Quebec says women will not be allowed to go topless on the premises, despite a human rights complaint. Groupe Calypso Valcartier issued a statement Wednesday saying women must continue to wear swimsuits covering their breasts and […]

Rigby's Entertainment Complex

Rigby’s in Georgia considering accessible area for water park

Rigby’s wants public input on possible special-needs extension to water park Rigby’s Entertainment Complex is hosting a meeting on Sunday, July 30th, to discuss an extension to their water park made specifically for special-needs children and their families. Leaders are asking for the public’s help with ideas and funding. Steve Rigby is the owner and […]

wave rider, accident, girl falls

Child’s fall from “Wave Rider” at Tennessee fun center under investigation

PIGEON FORGE (WATE) – The Pigeon Forge Police Department said they are investigating an incident at The Island in Pigeon Forge. Police said an 8-year-old girl fell out of “The Wave Rider” at the Island around 5 p.m. Saturday. The Island in Pigeon Forge said the ride is closed until it undergoes safety reviews. They […]

Splash City Adventure Water Park

St. George, Utah, could get a tropical-themed water park

ST. GEORGE — Conditional use permits for features at a new water park in the planning stages that includes “extreme waterslides” were recommended for approval by the St. George Planning Commission Tuesday.           “Splash City Adventure Water Park” is planned to be built in the Middleton area of St. George at approximately […]