Other stories by Bill Haralson

  • Top Public Waterparks

    Whirlin’ Waters Adventure Waterpark generates comparatively high attendance in a market with a limited population and competing facilities.

  • Top Public Waterparks

    Magic Waters is one of only a few publicly owned waterparks that started out as private ventures.

  • Top Public Waterparks

    NRH2O is one of the nation’s most successful publicly owned waterparks.

  • Top Public Waterparks

    Located outside Denver, Water World is somewhat of an anomaly among public sector waterparks.

  • Top Public Waterparks

    Opened in 1995, Deep River Water Park has consistently attracted attendance of approximately 200,000 to 250,000, despite being located in a rural area of Lake County, Ind.