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Magic Waters Waterpark

  • 7820 Cherryvale North Blvd.
  • Cherry Valley, IL 61016
  • Toll-Free: (800) 373-1679
  • Phone: (815) 966-2442
  • Fax: (815) 332-5353
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Magic Waters Waterpark is WAVES OF FUN! Rockford Park District operates this family-friendly waterpark with high standards for safety, cleanliness, and friendly customer service.

Attractions include:

  • Double Dare Drop (75-foot speed slide)
  • Typhoon Terror (4 or 2 person tube slide)
  • Splash Blaster (Thrill Ride)
  • Tsunami Bay (Illinois' largest wavepool! 707,000 gallons of heated water, alternates between wild ocean waves and calm relaxing water to give you a mix of thrill and relaxation. Waves reach heights of at least six feet and tubes are optional)
  • The Abyss (Dark tunnel tube slide)
  • Paradise Pipelines (Single or double tube slide perfect for younger kids)
  • Splash Magic River (Relax and float on a tube)
  • Tropical Twisters (Original body slides)
  • Tiki Island (Interactive water complex is a favorite for kids of all ages)
  • Little Lagoon (Children must be under age 6 to play)

Magic Waters also offers cabana rentals, locker rentals, concession stands, and a gift shop with swimwear and swim accessories.

Coolers are welcome. NO ALCOHOL.

We also offer group packages, birthday parties, company outings, and special events.

Photo Credit: ©Rockford Park District - Photos by Jesse Fox, Dustin Waller, Jake Swenson

  • General
    times:2016 Season Schedule
    Opening Weekend: May 28-30, 2016
    Regular Season: June 4 - August 16, 2016
    Open: August 20-21 and 27-28, 2016
    Final Weekend: September 3-5, 2016

    Regular Park Hours 10:00am-6:00pm
    cost: Varies; see website for details and specials
    directions:From I-90 and E. State St.: Go west on E. State to Bell School Rd. (first light). Turn left (south) on Bell School to Magic Waters. From Bypass U.S. 20: Exit on to Harrison Ave. Turn right (north) into Cherryvale Mall. Turn right at first access road and follow to Magic Waters entrance.

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