Oddly the state of North Carolina has permitted the waterpark to reopen, but not the waterslides. There is no evidence that COVID-19 can spread through chlorinated water and thus the waterslides pose no additional risk versus pools during the pandemic. The decision to keep the waterslides closed is inconsistent with other states.
This family entertainment center in Wilmington has an outdoor waterpark, plus attractions like go-karts, laser tag, miniature golf, amusement rides, climbing wall, and arcade.
Jungle Rapids waterpark has waterslides, pools, and water activities for all ages. Attractions at the park include a one-million gallon wave pool. lazy river, and rides like the Jungle Rapids Super Bowl tube ride and body slides.
Type of park:
Family Entertainment Center
Reopened June 11, 2020. Family Entertainment Center open year-round. Waterpark open seasonally early-June to late-August.
Operating dates are subject to change. Always contact the park to verify days and hours before visiting.
2020 Admission Rates
Dry activities can be purchased individually.
Children 2 and under are admitted free with a paid adult. Children under 48" are required to wear a life jacket.
From I-40 turn left on US 76 Oleander Drive and continue one mile to the park.
From Carolina Beach take Snow's Cut Bridge North to College Road and turn right on US 76 Oleander Drive.