Summer 2024 at Aquatica Orlando!

All photos courtesy Aquatica Orlando

Summer 2024 keeps getting better and better! We already know about Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Disney Springs, Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld Orlando, and Island H2O Water Park. Let’s add another water park in the mix, Aquatica Orlando! There will be a brand new special ticketed nighttime event this summer and more! (Always check online for the lowest ticket prices.) Here is the official press release.


Aquatica Orlando, voted #1 Best Outdoor Water Park in America for four straight years by USA Today’s 10Best Reader’s Choice, is the ideal summertime destination, offering both fun and relaxation. From exhilarating daytime attractions like the NEW Tassie’s Underwater Twist, which is the world’s most immersive waterslide, to nighttime excitement at the NEW AquaGlow Experience, from sunup to sundown there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Nights You Won’t Want to Miss

  • ALL-NEW AquaGlow Experience: Starting June 7, every Friday and select Saturdays all summer, guests can delight in the all-new AquaGlow, an electrifying nighttime swim party experience that will transform the whole park into a neon paradise. Under the starlit sky, guests will be immersed in an ocean of vibrant colors and pulsating rhythms. From the mesmerizing NEW Electric Tides laser show dancing over the iconic wave pool to an illuminated lazy river where even the tubes light up, every moment will be an Instagram-worthy spectacle. This separately ticketed event promises to be an amazing evening with refreshing complimentary soft drinks, a commemorative event wristband, and an overall enhanced experience with limited-capacity and shorter wait times for popular attractions.

Attractions That Thrill and Chill

  • ALL-NEW Tassie’s Underwater Twist: The world’s most immersive waterslide promises to transport guests all the way to Australia’s Shark Bay, where they will glide through a vibrant digital underwater world set in luscious sea grass meadows and brimming with marine life. Guests will encounter incredible species such as manta rays, humpback whales, colorful schools of fish, a variety of plant life, sea turtles and even the occasional shark, all of which call the Shark Bay region home. All while twisting, turning, and swirling through a unique super-bowl element.
  • BELOVED Roa’s Rapids: Racing along the action river through the white waters of Aquatica makes this family thrill one all guests will love. Featuring a roaring sea of high tides, swirling whirlies and gushing geysers making this river ride the one to beat.
  • KID-FRIENDLY Turi’s Kid Cove: Children walk into a world made just for them in this zone where they can Splish, splash, and play all day. Grabbing a tube and hopping onto Tamariki Twirl will ensure kids will glide into memories that will last a lifetime.
  • TRIED AND TRUE Wave Pools: At Cutback Cove, the waves are always rolling, and the action’s always high. At Big Surf Shores, the surf can be high or slow and easy. Two separate pools that let you decide how you want to spend the day, one thing is for sure, they’ll provide unique enjoyment for hours on end.

Relax, Refresh & Refuel

  • PRIVATE Cabanas and Loungers: With various locations across the park from the island of Roa’s Rapids to the beachy shores of the wave pools, guests can reserve their own private oasis.
  • ENHANCED Pathway Shades: Guests will find it easy to beat the heat when everywhere they look there are enhanced pathway shades, misters and beach umbrellas helping keep everyone cool on their day of fun.
  • REFRESHED Mango Market: Favorites galore are to be found on the NEW menu with sandwiches, specialty wraps and fresh salads, along with loaded fries, chicken tenders and delectable desserts. Plus, ice cold beer, wine, sangria, and assorted Coca-Cola products.
  • RELAXING Trader Turi’s Tiki Bar: Guest can wander into the world of relaxing vibes at this sandy spot where they can choose from a variety of frozen drinks and tropical cocktails—including the signature Orlando Vice—and enjoy the view whether they take advantage of the 360-degree setup or check out the bar’s TVs.

Best Way to Experience Aquatica Orlando is With an Annual Pass

Aquatica Annual Pass Members save on AquaGlow tickets making it the best way to join in on the summer fun! Annual Pass Members receive 12 months of visits with exclusive benefits such as complimentary parking, free guest tickets, access to special VIP events, discounts on food, merchandise, and cabanas, and more! For a limited time, guests can purchase an Aquatica Orlando Annual Pass for as low as $165 one-time payment or $13.75/month + tax and upgrade to the next tier free on select Passes. For additional details, park hours, and to purchase tickets, please visit

About Aquatica

A vibrant aquatic landscape, splashed with South Seas spirit and dotted with towering, colorful slides, Aquatica Orlando delights all ages and interests. This one-of-a-kind water park, voted the #1 outdoor water park in the country by USA Today’s 10Best Reader’s Poll, is home to some of the world’s most thrilling water rides, featuring 50 slides, rivers and lagoons and 84,000 square feet of sparkling white, sandy beaches. Aquatica isn’t all about dashing and splashing though. This lush, laid-back playground is perfect for going with the flow. Wade into lazy rivers and wave pools without waiting in line and watch cares float away. Or grab a cozy lounge chair on one of Orlando’s loveliest beaches and sip a refreshing cocktail. Two large play areas just for kids make Aquatica the perfect spot for family fun. Aquatica offers exclusive attractions that promise unlimited fun, sending guests on amazing undersea adventures.