Tag Archives: New Attractions

SeaWorld Files Permits for New Aquatica Attraction


Permits recently filed with the county show a new ride in store for SeaWorld Orlando’s Aquatica water park. The attraction is being constructed under the name “AQO Project 2019,” with permit applications submitted by Sea World of Florida referencing “demolition of existing pavement, curbing, and utilities” and “construction of concrete pavement, a water attraction, and […]


Screens: the Future of Theme Parks?


A recent trend among theme parks are attractions that predominately feature screens as the source of immersion. What I mean by that is an attraction where you spend the majority of your ride time staring at a screen, like Disney’s Star Tours or Despicable Me at Universal Studios.  Contrast that with older attractions like Pirates of the Caribbean that […]


Aquatica Orlando Introducing New Raft Ride “Ray Rush” in 2018


SeaWorld Orlando’s water park, Aquatica, will introduce a new family raft slide next year. This exciting new attraction will combine three unique slide elements that will allow families to “slide, splash and soar”. First, passengers will slide at 33 feet per second from 60 feet up in the air. They will then be shot into […]