Break out your favorite neon for The Whale's Tale Waterpark's 80's day! The first 200 customers who purchase in advance, online, get a special rate of only $19.84* to commemorate the year the Whale's Tale opened.

We'll have themed music, drinks, and games throughout the day.

NOTE:  You must be one of the first 200 customers, and you must purchase by midnight on 8/16 in order to get this GREAT rate!

* Toddlers (ages 3 and under) and Seniors (ages 70+) pay only $9.


Just a few of our attractions include:

  • Akua Beach - skill challenging flowboarding or bodyboarding wave simulator (Signed ROL required for use)
  • Poseidon's Voyage - heart pounding vertical launch body slide 
  • Shipwreck Island - entertainment for the whole family in this state of the art water complex
  • Willie's Wild Waves -  join the beach party in these ocean size breakers
  • Whale's Harbor -  dedicated water features for our youngest guests

World Class Attractions plus:
  • Parking and Tube Rentals are Free.
  • Coolers are welcome. See restrictions
  • Private cabanas may be reserved in advance.
  • Guests may exit the park and return when they display their hand stamp.


Whale's Tale

Height and Weight Restrictions

Guests must observe all park restrictions, rules and verbal instructions.

For safety reasons established by the slide manufacturers, riders must be adhere to the following restrictions:

  • Akua Beach Surfing - minimum 52" tall  
  • Akua Beach Bodyboarding - minimum 42" tall  
  • Banzai Pipeline – minimum of 48" (122cm) tall with a minimum tube load of 100lbs (45kgs) and maximum of 400 lbs (181 kgs)
  • Plunge Speed Slides – minimum of 48" (122cm) tall and less than 250 lbs  (113 kgs)
  • Downpour Flume Slides – less than 250 lbs (113 kgs)
  • Harpoon Express 3 person tube maximum combined load 600 lbs (272 kgs)
  • Harpoon Express 2 person tube maximum combined load 400 lbs (181 kgs)
  • Beluga Boggin – less than 150 lbs (68 kgs)
  • Eye of the Storm – minimum of 48" (122cm) tall and less than 300 lbs (136 kg) and MUST be able to swim
  • Poseidon’s Voyage – minimum of 48" (122cm) tall and less than 300 lbs (136 kgs)
  • Shipwreck Island – Red, Blue & Yellow slides - less than 250 lbs (113 kgs)
  • Shipwreck Island – Purple slides - less than 150 lbs (68 kgs)

What to Bring

  • Sunscreen.  Be sun safe, remember sunscreen and reapply often.  Sunscreen is available for purchase in the Breakers Surf Shop.
  • Towels.  If you do not have a towel, towels may be purchased in the Breakers Surf Shop.  
  • Swimwear is required.  Swimwear must be appropriate for a family-friendly park.  It may not have metal belts, buckles or rivets that may damage the attractions.
  • Life jackets (Personal Flotation Devices (PFDs)) are recommended for weak or non-swimmers.  Coast Guard Approved jackets are available to borrow, free of charge, in the Breakers Surf Shop. Life jackets are allowed on any tube slide.  In addition, life jackets may be worn on the Downpour Flume Slides.  
  • Shoes are allowed in the pools, but for your safety, they are not allowed on any attraction.
  • Eyewear is not recommended on any attraction.  If you elect to wear something on your eyes it is at your own risk and the Whale's Tale is not responsible for loss or damage.
  • Coolers are allowed provided they do not include any glass or alcohol.  Beverages must be in factory sealed containers.   Coolers and bags will be checked at the entrance to the park.
Please refer to the frequently asked questions in the Know B4 U Go section of our website for addition information.