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Preview of the new upHIGHA Hut

Posted by on May 21, 2014

The new upHIGHa Hut is almost finished, and here is a photo from earlier in the week. This 20’x 20′ elevated cabana will give you the utmost privacy, while creating...

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Over 300 Backpacks Donated to Charity

Posted by on Aug 13, 2013

Thank you Raging Waves guests!  As of 8/3/2013, Raging Waves guests have donated 315 backpacks to Project Just Start.  These backpacks are now in the process of being filled with...

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Salute to Service – FREE Admission to Armed Forces

Posted by on Aug 20, 2013

Honoring Our Heroes … One Splash at a Time As a small thank you for the sacrifice of the members of our Armed Services, we will be giving free admission to active members of...

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Posted by on Jun 29, 2014

The melodic sounds of Kaneland Harter Middle School’s Jazz Band filled the air of Raging Waves on June 8.  After performing on the Fifth Third Bank Family Stage, they enjoyed...

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Raging Waves Waterpark Receives “Reflecting Excellence” Award (Entertainment Division) from Reflejos Magazine

Raging Waves Waterpark is honored and humbled to receive the “Reflecting Excellence” Award (Entertainment Division) from Reflejos Magazine.  Voted on by its readers, Reflejos gives the award to thirty businesses in various categories to those that contribute to the Latino community through its services, products and community activism in Cook, Lake,...

Congrats Brad Donati

Raging Waves Waterpark wants to congratulate Brad Donati, who appears on this months cover of Central Time (a North Central College publication).  Brad received an award for being the Outstanding Major in Marketing for the 2013-2014 school...

Give the Gift of Summer! Season Passes on Sale

It might be too early to start thinking about the holidays, but its NEVER too early to think about Summer!  Give the gift of summer – a 2015 Raging Waves Season Pass!  Your loved one will enjoy the warm temperatures, the fun slides, and the great times of each Raging Waves operating day. Right now, our non-resident season passes are $77.97 per person*....

Throwback Thursday – 10/2/2014

Flashback to 2008.  Grass was still growing in the park, and the towers were still being built on PJ’s Plummet / Tasmanian Twisters and the Crocodile...

Behind The Name: Kookaburra Kreek

Have you taken a ride down our lazy river, the Kookaburra Kreek?  The kookaburra is a bird native to Australia, and one species of Kookaburra is well known for a distinctive call.  That is the laughing Kookaburra. Known as the “bushman’s alarm clock,” the laughing kookaburra has a very loud call.  The call is combination of trills, chortles,...

Happy Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day everyone! We will be open from 10am to 6pm. This is our last operating day of the year. Thank you to everyone for your patronage in 2014!