Grand Texas’ first two attractions, Big Rivers Waterpark and Gator Bayou Adventure Park, open for its inaugural season May 25 at 23065 Hwy. 242, New Caney. CEO Monty Galland said Big Rivers has water slides, a lazy river and a wave pool. Gator Bayou features an inflatable aqua park, an aerial ropes course and an alligator exhibit. Upon build-out, the development will feature a theme park, a Sportsplex, retail space—which will break ground this summer—and the Grove Factory Outlets, Galland said. 281-302-4020. www.grandtx.com
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