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Make a splash at Zoombezi Bay with new 2024 events and offerings

Zoombezi Bay is officially open for the season, featuring a lineup of thrilling events, attractions, and new additions to the biggest waterpark in Columbus.

Baboon Lagoon is a great place to work off some energy | Photo via @zoombezibay

Baboon Lagoon is a great place to work off some energy | Photo via @zoombezibay

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It’s officially time to make a splash at Zoombezi Bay this summer with exciting events and attractions. Let’s dive in.

Current attractions

Whether you’re looking to relax in the sun or catch a thrilling adventure, there’s something for everyone, including:

  • Wild Tides Wave Pool — Ride waves up to 4 ft high.
  • Roaring Rapids Action River — Grab a tube and float through the lazy river with waterfalls along the way.
  • Baboon Lagoon — This activity center has nets and structures to climb, 10 water slides, and interactive aquatic controls like fountains + a tipping bucket.
  • Croctail Creek & The Sandbar — This adults-only heated pool has a swim-up bar, in-water seating + a heated lazy river where adults can bring their beverages.
Reach speeds up to 20 mph on these waterslides | Photo via @zoombezibay

Reach speeds up to 20 mph on these waterslides | Photo via @zoombezibay

Events this summer

The events calendar is filled with fun, with happenings like:

  • World’s Largest Swim Lesson — On Thursday, June 20 kids can receive a 25-minute swim lesson from Zoombezi Bay lifeguards.
  • Water Park After Dark — This 21+ event is on Friday, June 21, Saturday, June 29, and Friday, Aug. 16, and Friday, Aug. 30 from 8-11 p.m. Tickets get you access to the water park with minimal wait times, a DJ on-site, and two adult beverages.
  • Christmas in July — From Friday, July 19-Sunday, July 21, swim along Santa and the elves with gift giveaways, food discounts, and live entertainment.

New in 2024

Here are a few of the exciting changes to expect for this swimming season:

  • Admission is discounted to $19.99 after 4 p.m.
  • Monday-Thursday from 5-6 p.m. you can order from a discounted happy hour menu.
  • Baboon Lagoon will feature private seating choices.
  • From Friday, July 5-Sunday, July 28, the park will remain open until 8 p.m.

Ready to slide into summer? Get your season pass.

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