Aqua Drag Racer Opening at Wet ‘n Wild Orlando on June 12th


If you’re in Orlando when it’s hot, which face it is practically all year, you’ll want to know about the newest Water Slide to open in town. The Aqua Drag Racer opens at Wet ‘n Wild Orlando on Thursday, June 12, 2014 and promises the fastest water-based racing attraction of its kind.

Guests will take their place at the Aqua Drag Racer starting line 65 feet high and launch off on a turbo-charged adrenaline rush the whole family can share. It’s a full throttle plunge at screaming speeds that includes a trip through enclosed braided, twisting tunnels at fifteen feet per second.

In celebration of the opening of the Aqua Drag Racer on June 12, 2014 the first 500 guests to enter the park on Thursday will be given a pass into the ‘fast lane’ with a one-time Express Pass wristband. The park opens to the public at 9:30AM.

“The Aqua Drag Racer adds to our already exciting lineup of one-of-a-kind attractions,” said Michael Black, Sr. Vice President & GM of Wet ‘n Wild. “We have more rides and more multi-person thrill rides than any other waterpark in Central Florida and this new attraction offers yet another way for you and your family to share the rush together.”

If you’re a local and you want to bring your family to attend the Grand Opening Celebration of the all new Aqua Drag Racer on Thursday, June 12, 2014. Wet ‘n Wild is holding a ‘Ready to Race’ contest. Submit a photo or video by June 6, 2014 of your family’s most competitive ‘Ready to Race’ face for a chance to participate in a racing competition at the event! To enter and view contest rules click here.