In an era where themed entertainment experiences are capturing the hearts of families worldwide, Merlin Entertainments has teamed up with Hasbro to bring something special for the youngest of thrill-seekers.
The announcement of two new standalone Peppa Pig Theme Parks set to open in North Richland Hills, Texas, and Günzburg, Germany, marks a significant expansion of the Peppa Pig franchise, promising to offer an enchanting world of fun and adventure to preschool children and their families.
PEPPA PIG Theme Park Dallas-Fort Worth
The Texas park, scheduled to open its doors in 2024, follows the tremendous success of the first standalone Peppa Pig Theme Park in Florida. Located in North Richland Hills, the park will feature five rides, seven themed playscapes, a water play area, and numerous other attractions based on the beloved preschool franchise. Following the initial opening announcement, more details about the rides and attractions revealed.
Exciting Rides and Attractions
Prepare for exhilarating adventures with five spectacular new rides for families:
- Daddy Pig’s Roller Coaster: Join Daddy Pig in his famous red car on an unexpected journey through twisty turns, courtesy of Mr. Bull’s roadwork detours. This ride offers a thrilling, yet kid-friendly, roller coaster experience, ideal for young adventurers.
- Peppa Pig’s Balloon Ride: Ascend sky-high on this gentle aerial carousel. Experience breathtaking views of the entire PEPPA PIG Theme Park, perfect for families seeking a serene, skyward adventure.
- Grandad Dog’s Pirate Boat Ride: Embark on a nautical quest with Grandad Dog, navigating the seas in search of hidden treasures. This boat ride is a delightful voyage for all ages.
- Grampy Rabbit’s Dinosaur Adventure: Hop aboard a friendly dinosaur and explore a world of prehistoric wonders in Grampy Rabbit’s Dinosaur Park. This adventure is suitable for the whole family, offering a chance to journey back in time.
- Mr. Bull’s High Striker: Experience the thrill of being catapulted skyward in this exhilarating ride. As the hammer strikes, you’ll soar upwards, ready for an unexpected drop – a true test of bravery!
Engaging Play Spaces and More
The excitement continues with engaging play areas and attractions:
- Muddy Puddles Splash Pad: Join Peppa and George for a splashtastic time jumping in “muddy puddles.” This vibrant area features fountains, slides, and watery wonders, ensuring a fun-filled and refreshing experience.
- Peppa’s Pedal Bike Tour and George’s Tricycle Trail: Navigate through scenic outdoor adventures on pedal bikes and tricycles, perfectly sized for younger guests. From forest trails to icy mountain paths, these rides offer an immersive outdoor experience.
- Fun Fair: Enjoy a festive day with Peppa and friends at the Fun Fair. Participate in free games, enjoy rides like Miss Rabbit’s hot air balloon, and take in panoramic views from Mr. Bull’s High Striker.
- George’s Fort: Venture through Granny Pig’s Garden maze to find George’s Fort, a hidden gem waiting to be discovered and explored.
- Grandpa Pig’s Greenhouse: Uncover the mysteries of Grandpa Pig’s garden. What curious, colorful plants will you find? Slide and play amidst this green wonderland.
- Peppa Pig’s Treehouse: Climb into Peppa’s charming treehouse and then whoosh down the slide for continuous playtime fun.
- Rebecca Rabbit’s Playground: Activate your imagination in this playground, filled with opportunities to jump, crawl, and hop around the rabbit burrows.
- Madame Gazelle’s Nature Trail: Track mysterious footprints and explore the wonders of nature on this educational trail with Madame Gazelle.
- Mr. Potato’s Showtime Arena: Be entertained under the canopy with Peppa and friends. Enjoy live shows full of songs, games, and laughter, perfect for the whole family.
- The Cinema: Relax and watch beloved PEPPA PIG episodes on the big screen in the comfort of our indoor cinema, a perfect break from the outdoor excitement.
PEPPA PIG Theme Park Günzburg, Germany
Merlin Entertainments announces the opening of Mainland Europe’s first Peppa Pig Theme Park in Günzburg, Germany, also set for a 2024 launch. The Günzburg theme park, set to open right next to Merlin’s LEGOLAND® Deutschland Resort, will feature a colourful mix of attractions, including multiple rides, interactive attractions, themed playscapes and shows, all based on instantly recognizable locations from the globally popular brand. Families will meet Peppa and her friends as they snort, giggle and play, making this the ultimate first theme park experience for pre-school children.
Both parks embody Merlin Entertainments’ commitment to creating joyful, educational, and memorable experiences. They represent a strategic partnership with Hasbro, aimed at engaging younger audiences and expanding the reach of popular brands like Peppa Pig. The parks promise to be a delightful blend of entertainment, discovery, and playful learning, tailored specifically for preschoolers and their families.
As these new parks prepare to welcome their first visitors, they stand as a testament to the enduring appeal of Peppa Pig and the growing demand for family-oriented entertainment experiences. With the anticipation building, families across Texas, Germany, and beyond can look forward to stepping into Peppa’s world, where adventure, laughter, and the magic of childhood await.