Six Flags Hurricane Harbor
While Hurricane Harbor has plenty of kid-friendly areas across its 47 acres, the main attractions at this park appeal to thrillseekers. As the largest water park in North Texas, Hurricane Harbor is known for its heart-pounding slides and tubes. If you have kids in tow, the new Splashwater Beach is an interactive water playground with almost 40 different water features. For those wanting something a little more extreme, the Der Stuka offers two seven-story, free-fall slides that drop passengers 72 feet (22 meters). Plenty more exciting rides abound, and “Dive-In Movies” are offered on select Friday nights in the wave pool.