SeaWorld San Antonio will launch its 2020 season Saturday, featuring a year full of thrilling rides, exciting events and dynamic attractions for the entire family.
NEW this year is SeaWorld’s Texas Stingray, the tallest, fastest and longest wooden roller coaster in Texas. This marks a major addition to SeaWorld San Antonio’s gravity-defying roller coaster portfolio with five unique coaster experiences. SeaWorld Annual Pass Members will enjoy exclusive ride times during opening weekend (Feb. 22-23), before the ride officially opens to all one week later on Saturday, February 29. On this day, guests are invited to attend a very special grand opening event including a ribbon-cutting ceremony, special guests and exciting local entertainment.
Aquatica’s 2020 season begins on Saturday, March 7 and will debut the NEW Tonga Twister. A first-of-its kind water-slide ride in Texas, this body slide features two thrilling, heart-pounding slides, each with distinct twists and turns, and features AquaLucent™ lighting and high energy music.
New this season:
SeaWorld’s NEW RECORD-BREAKING Texas Stingray, the tallest, fastest and longest wooden roller coaster in Texas includes a breathtaking one hundred-foot drop and a sensory-bending one hundred-foot long tunnel. This coaster, which reaches a top speed of 55 mph, is located across from the award-winning Turtle Reef exhibit between Orca Stadium and the Rio Loco river rapids ride. The grand opening for the Texas Stingray is on February 29.
Coming to Aquatica San Antonio is Tonga Twister, the FIRST water ride in Texas to have two thrilling, heart pounding body slides, each with distinct twists and turns. Tonga Twister features AquaLucent™ tubes that create special effect lighting patterns, giving riders an electrifying light show as they plummet and slide from a height of over 50 feet, navigating 415 feet of twists and turns before splashing down into a refreshing pool. High-energy music piped into the tubes will elevate the excitement and fun.Grand opening for Tonga Twister is March 7.
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