June 08, 2011
Park Announces Special 15th Anniversary Concert Featuring Dolly Parton
Wild Adventures Theme Park (WA) announces a special addition to the park’s 2011 concert series. The park celebrates its 15th anniversary with legendary, country music and entertainment icon Dolly Parton performing live in concert later this season.
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March 28, 2011
Park Unveils $4 Million Splash Island Expansion This Weekend
his weekend, Wild Adventures Theme Park (WA) unveils its $4 million Splash Island Water Park expansion, the largest in its history, with the addition of two new family slides towering five stories high and nine VIP cabanas. This brings the total attractio... Read More »
March 24, 2011
Wild Adventures Celebrates 15 Years by Giving Away $15000
Wild Adventures Theme Park (WA) celebrates its 15th anniversary by giving away $15,000, during Rock the Park, March 26 – April 9. The 15-day event gives guests the chance to win cash and rockin’ park prizes in honor of the park’s 15 years of operation. Gu... Read More »
March 04, 2011
Wild Adventures Celebrates 15 Years
Wild Adventures Theme Park (WA) opens for the 2011 season, March 12, with celebrations planned throughout the season to mark the park’s 15th anniversary. This year, the park plans to celebrate its 15th year of operation with a special anniversary cash giv... Read More »
February 22, 2011
Regional Theme Park Extends Environmental Efforts Energy Plan to Reduce Park
Wild Adventures Theme Park (WA) turns its focus to the environment with the announcement of two new conservation projects. The park continues efforts to conserve energy and resources by changing to energy efficient lighting and adding a park wide recyclin... Read More »
October 02, 2007
Wild Adventures theme park is sold, but fun will continue
As more land in the South sees traditional uses make way for residential development, two recently-sold theme parks are expected to remain untouched. Wild Adventures Theme Park in Valdosta, Ga., and Cypress Gardens in Winter Haven will continue entertaini... Read More »
September 07, 2007
Wild Adventures to be sold
The owner of Southwest Georgia’s only theme park announced Thursday plans to sell the park by the end of the month in a last-ditch effort to recoop millions in debt while assuring park-goers that there should be no interruption of services.
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September 13, 2006
Theme park files for bankruptcy - St. Petersburg Times
Less than two years after bringing back the water skiers, roller coasters and Southern belles, Cypress Gardens Adventure Park is in bankruptcy court.
Hurricanes Charley, Frances and Jeanne are getting the blame for throwing the 70-year-old attraction into Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
Adventure Parks Group LLC of Valdosta, Ga., the company that owns Cypress Gardens in Winter Haven and Wild Adventures in Valdosta, said Tuesday that it will keep the parks open and honor season passes while reorganizing its finances.
May 26, 2006
Theme park is ready for the holiday - WALB-TV
Valdosta --Memorial Day weekend is the traditional kickoff of summer vacations. Wild Adventures theme park is taking advantage of the urge for fun with a big party.
It's all wrapped around the birthday theme.
In 1991, businessman Kent Buscher purchased 100 acres of land just outside of Valdosta. He could only dream he would later be the owner of Wild Adventures, a big and successful theme park.