Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, Texas
Whether you’re looking to beat the heat or hunting for that adrenaline rush, Six Flags over Texas and Hurricane Harbor in Arlington, TX will be sure to get you that fix you’re craving.
Hurricane Harbor is located in Arlington, TX. The park features over 3 million gallons of water rides. Spread over 47 acres, the water park near Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington offers water slides and attractions for all ages, including 26 slides, an interactive water playground, lazy river, and a large wave pool.
Hook’s Lagoon is for the kids, featuring a 40,000 square-foot, five level water play structure, three lagoons, a pirate ship and 150 interactive water features. The little ones can climb on net ladders, speed down water slides, and blast water cannons. Every few minutes a giant water bucket perched high above dumps 1,000 gallons of water that drenches anyone under its path.
Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Texas has a large collection to suit a variety of interests. Tornado takes riders down a 132-foot long enclosed slide to enter an over-sized 75-foot funnel while riding on a four-person inner tube. The park’s water roller coaster Sea Wolf is a 830-foot long, 100-foot tall water jet propelled slide, that is the tallest, fastest ride of its kind.Those a bit more daring can ride down Geronimo, a six-story free fall drop slide that goes nearly straight down.
For relaxing, Surf Lagoon is Six Flags Hurricane Harbor’s one million gallon wave pool that covers more than an acre where you can ride waves up to four feet high. You can also soak up the sun while cruising the gentle currents of the meandering Lazy River on an inner tube.
New for 2013 is the Black Hole of Doom 4-D. The ride features state-of-the-art technology filled with special effects, including holographic projections and spine-chilling sounds, that play on your senses as you plunge down the twists and turns of the 500-foot long dark, enclosed slides.
Located in Arlington midway between Dallas and Fort Worth, Six Flags Over Texas is the original park of the theme park chain and the name comes from the six different flags that have flown over the state of Texas.
Spread over 212 acres, Six Flags Over Texas offers rollercoasters, in-park concerts, shows, rides and much, much more! The park features Titan, which is the tallest and fastest rollercoaster in Texas.
There are numerous events that take place throughout the year. Spring break out in March, Festival Latino in April, Fright Fest in October, and Holiday in the Park from November – December.
Our Hotel near Six Flags Over Texas
Located minutes from Six Flags Over Texas and Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, La Quinta Grand Prairie hotel is the perfect landing zone for you and your family. Our spacious accommodations, outdoor swimming pool, free hot breakfast, and free shuttle service to attractions within three miles of the hotel are just a few our value-added perks. La Quinta Grand Prairie offers exclusive Six Flags hotel packages complete with Six Flags tickets and much more. Reserve your hotel package online for the best package discount available.
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