About Us

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Shipwreck Island Waterpark opened in the summer of 1983. The tropical theme waterpark is filled with attractions and food and beverage outlets to bring smiles to every member of your family. The twenty-acre park features lush landscaping, a professionally trained aquatics staff, and is one of the most hospitable attractions in all of North Florida. Shipwreck Island has been entertaining families for over thirty-three years on Panama City Beach. Don’t settle for a sprinkle, come make a big splash at Shipwreck Island Waterpark. See you soon!


Food and Beverage at the Park

The usual broad selection of burgers, pizza, hotdogs, salads, barbeque, wraps, funnel cakes, ice cream, and frozen drinks is also available from The Galley, The Ship’s Grill, The Captain’s Dog House, Swashbuckler’s Beer Shack, Pirate’s Pizza, Dippin’ Dots, and Island Ice Cream.

Shopping in Paradise

The Pirate’s Plunder is filled with an extensive array of Panama Jack suncare products, sunglasses, and souvenirs.

Prices and Hours of Operation

Admission is $35.98 plus tax for persons above 50 inches tall and $29.98 plus tax for persons below 50 inches tall. Children below 35 inches tall are admitted free. The admission for seniors is $24.98 for persons 62 years and older. Lockers are available for $8.00 for a small, $10.00 for a medium, and $13.00 for the jumbo, with a $2.00 refund available when the key is returned at the end of each day.

SHIPWRECK ISLAND is open the last two Saturdays in April, all Saturdays in May, and most days of May beginning on Sunday the 22nd. The waterpark begins the daily operating schedule on Friday, June 1 through Saturday, August 11 through Monday, August 13. The waterpark will be closed to the public on Sunday, August 12 for the annual Trane company picnic. We are then open the next two Saturdays in August, followed by Saturday, Sunday, and Monday of Labor Day Weekend.

Our Operating Schedule at Shipwreck Island







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