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Raging Waves Waterpark

4000 N Bridge St, Yorkville, IL 60560-4400
+1 630-882-6575
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Great place for kids and adults!!i love that there's enough space and slides for little ones... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
The best water park ever!

There were 6 rides, including Wonambi, a new water slide added in 2016. There is an amazing lazy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Buffalo Grove, Illinois
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Raging Waves is Illinois’ largest outdoor waterpark, located on more than 45 acres in Yorkville, Ill., 45 minutes west of the Chicago loop. Every summer, families visit this Aussie-themed, family-friendly waterpark, which features 20 water slides, a separate kiddie pool area, a wave pool, a lazy river, 24 private cabanas, and more. Open in 2008, Raging Waves was named by USA Today as a top summer destination.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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“wave pool” (58 reviews)
“season pass” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
4000 N Bridge St, Yorkville, IL 60560-4400
+1 630-882-6575
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place for kids and adults!!i love that there's enough space and slides for little ones. Wavepool and lazy river are my favorite!!!! Definitely recommend!!

Thank ari715
Reviewed 1 week ago

There were 6 rides, including Wonambi, a new water slide added in 2016. There is an amazing lazy river, that goes around the whole park, and a wave pool with really fun waves! Groupon makes the prices unbelievable, and the tubes are super cheap, only...More

Thank Honey_Berry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My kids met their cousins there and all were aged 7-13. They all had a great time. The park is huge, so if younger kids, make sure they know exactly where you are sitting. There are a ton of lifeguards all over the place and...More

2  Thank denvercharlie123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are total 6 rides out of which 2/3 are thrilling. rest all is normal rides. Also all the rides looked similar. Food options were not available.

Thank rukkunudeen r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lot's of levels of excitement from the lazy river to the wave pool to Womambi! There is a Groupon available every now and then. Park grounds are clean and organized very well. Lockers were very useful. The only con would be the licker room. It...More

2  Thank Mandy J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like water parks and have the chance this is a must visit in Illinois. It boasts the largest water park in Illinois and it does not disappoint. We go at least once a year and buy discounted tickets at Costco. Plan to stay...More

Thank 345tammyg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Waterpark was huge and had many amazing slides. The food was terrible. But overall was super fun some of the slides were really scary and some of the other slides were really nice and calm.

Thank RWorth99
Reviewed 9 June 2017

my grandson was hired to work at Ragin Waves so we went for visit. Families have to be organized because this is s BIG place--something for everyone!!! I do know that the people working there have to be highly trained and motivated. Thank them for...More

2  Thank 338brenda
Reviewed 8 June 2017

love the water park its very clean they have great packages to buy tickets the employees are very friendly and kind i absolutely love the place its a good place for adults and kids

2  Thank anabarquera1
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We have enjoyed ourselves on several occasions and I'm looking forward to using our season pass this year! The staff is always friendly and helpful!

2  Thank JJPLovetotravel
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17 July 2017|
Response from rukkunudeen r | Reviewed this property |
Parking is adjacent to the water park, you can walk out and walk in anytime. So you can keep your food in the car. You can carry some snacks and water if you like inside the park. But the problem is you need to keep it... More
Maria R
12 July 2017|
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Response from JJPLovetotravel | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are!
Elisabeth S
28 June 2017|
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Response from JJPLovetotravel | Reviewed this property |
I was there today and it was pretty busy but I've never been on the 4th.