Water Country USA Tickets in Williamsburg, VA

176 Water Country ParkwayWilliamsburg, VA 23185
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Water Country USA, near the Busch Gardens theme park, offers state-of-the-art water rides and resort-style amenities in an ideal Williamsburg location. Known as Virginia’s largest water park, enjoy over 40 acres of exciting park attractions, including a free-floating river, a high-energy water playground, a relaxing wave pool, winding water slides, and more.

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Good To Know

  • Features more than 40 water attractions for unlimited thrills.
  • Tickets are only valid for the current season.
  • On-site parking is available for an additional fee.
  • Enjoy convenient payments using the waterproof Quick Pay Cashless Wristband.
  • Complimentary use of life vests is available for guests who require them.
  • Outside food and drinks are not permitted inside the water park; bottled water and refillable bottles only.
  • Only ADA-defined service animals are allowed inside. Climate-controlled kennels are available on site.
  • Weather-or-Not Assurance is included with select tickets.


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Grab your suit and jump into the coolest kind of summertime fun—Water Country USA, Virginia's largest water park, just minutes from Busch Gardens.

Cool off this summer at Water Country USA®, Virginia’s largest water park. Slide into excitement on the ALL-NEW Riptide Race™, Virginia’s First Dueling Pipeline. There’s fun for the entire family in a cool beach vibe, with resort-style amenities and more than 40 state-of-the-art water rides and attractions. Water Country USA features refreshing pools, children’s play areas and lazy rivers, offering hours of fun in the summer sun. The park will be open select dates May 11 through September 15 for the 2024 season.

Riptide Race™ - Opened Summer 2023 with Virginia's First Dueling Pipeline
Three, two, one - GO! Slide into excitement at Water Country USA® on the ALL-NEW Riptide Race™. This adrenaline-pumping water slide pits teams against each other as riders take their mark atop a 54-foot tower before racing through 520 feet of slide, with low walls to keep an eye on the competition. It’s a dash to the splash in this side-by-side race through high-speed tunnels and twists on a two-person raft. Who will feel the rush of victory on this exhilarating adventure? Find out at Water Country USA, Virginia’s largest water park.

Note: Park closing times vary throughout the year, from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Water Country USA

How much does it cost to park at Water Country USA?

The general parking costs $30 for one day. Parking upgrades are also available at the park.

Does Water Country USA close for capacity?

To ensure the guests' comfort and safety, Water Country USA's capacity is limited. Admission into the park may be temporarily suspended during the day due to high attendance periods.

May I bring my own food and beverages

No outside food, beverages, or coolers can be brought into Water Country USA except for bottled water or a refillable water bottle. Exceptions may be made for guests with special dietary needs, including food allergies and baby food/formula. Guests should contact Park Security or Guest Relations when they arrive at the Park for approval to bring in special dietary food.

Are lockers available for rent at Water Country USA?

Yes, all-day lockers are available for rent. You'll find them near Hubba Hubba Highway, Jet Scream and Daddy O's Eats.

Are pets permitted at Water Country USA?

Only ADA-defined service animals are allowed in the water park. You may board your pet for the day in the climate-controlled kennel in Busch Gardens' England Parking Lot. Owners are responsible for feeding and walking their pets. Pet Care Team Members will only provide water throughout the day.

Can I smoke or Vape at at Water Country USA?

Smoking and vaping are only permitted in specific outdoor smoking locations throughout the park. Smoking stations are designated in guest areas by smoking urns, benches and "designated Smoking Area" signs.All indoor areas will remain smoke-free environments.

Can I rent a wheelchair or ECV at Water Country USA?

Wheelchairs and Electric Carts are available for a nominal fee. You must be 18 years of age to rent electric carts and wheelchairs. Rentals are on a first-come, first-served basis; therefore, guests are encouraged to make their reservations online at least one day prior to their visit). If no mobility devices are available when you arrive, you may place your name on a waitlist, and one of the Team Members will contact you when one becomes available.

What is the best way to dress for a visit to Water Country USA?

Please note that Water Country USA is a family experience, appropriate swim attire should worn (please no bathing suit thongs). For the health and safety of all guests, children in diapers are required to use waterproof protectors. Swimwear or shoes with buckles, rivets, or any sharp objects are not permitted. Cotton shorts or shirts, sports shorts, cover-ups, loose-fitting articles, or similar items are permitted but not on body slides. Footwear such as water shoes, sandals, or water socks are permitted but not on body slides.

What is a Quick Pay Cashless Wristband?

With a Quick Pay Cashless Wristband, you can make purchases all day in the park without fumbling for your wallet. Simply use your credit card or cash at the beginning of your visit to set up a spending account. You’ll be issued waterproof wristbands for the whole family, which can be used to charge purchases throughout the park. Your account will automatically settle at the end of each day. It’s a free, smart and convenient way to enjoy your visit without worrying about misplacing your cash or credit cards.

What happens if it rains?

Water Country remains open during inclement weather, although some of the rides and attractions may be temporarily affected. If your day is impacted by weather, visit Guest Relations to receive a ticket for your return visit ticket. Please be advised that policy enactment is at the discretion of Guest Services. Parking, locker rentals, Quick Queue, All Day Dine, and additional upgrade purchases from the initial visit are not included in your return visit. Weather-or-Not Assurance guarantee may only be utilized by guests with a Single-Day Ticket or Multi-Day Ticket. You can also visit Water Country's direct website within one week of your visit date to submit a Weather-or-Not Assurance claim. Refunds will not be issued due to inclement weather.