Sandcastle Waterpark in Homestead, Pa., is celebrating a milestone – its silver anniversary.

To mark the 25th year, the park is having contests and events through July 25. Since the attraction opened in July 1989, it has grown to 15 waterslides, a lazy river and three pools: Mon-Tsunami Wave Pool, Mushroom Pool and pint-sized Tad Pool.

Patrons spoke highly of the park, run by Palace Entertainment, which owns and operates 40 theme parks, waterparks and entertainment centers in the U.S., including Kennywood and Idlewild. Read More