THURSDAY: Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom Will Host ‘World’s Largest Swimming Lesson’ Event

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Dorney Park will also partner with Boys & Girls Club of Allentown, Swim-in Zone to expand access to aquatics education


ALLENTOWN, PA (June 18, 2024) – Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom will be joining hundreds of waterparks, aquatic centers and swim schools across the country for the 15th annual World’s Largest Swimming Lesson.

The event is scheduled for Thursday, June 20th at 9:30 AM at Wildwater Cove in Wildwater Kingdom.

This year Dorney Park will be partnering with the Boys & Girls Club of Allentown as well as Swim-in Zone as they look to expand access to aquatics education and grow the park’s Dorney Park Cares program.

After the event, children and their families are invited to stay for a day of fun at the park.


About Dorney Park

Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom offers Pennsylvania’s best value – Two Great Parks All in One. With more than 100 rides, shows and attractions, guests can enjoy eight roller coasters, the largest collection of kids’ rides in Planet Snoopy™ and one of the country’s best-ranked water parks with 26 water slides and two giant wave pools. Special themed festivals, as well as the best Halloween event in the region, make Dorney Park the best place to create lasting memories.

About Boys & Girls Club of Allentown

The Boys & Girls Club is more than a place, it is a “movement” to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. By reaching children at an early age and providing safe, positive activities and encouragement, our Club provides a compelling alternative to youth crime, gang membership, drugs, and other negative influences that effect our youth today. For information, see

About Swim-in Zone

Swim-in Zone, Inc. is dedicated to quality instruction by a serious staff of committed instructors in water safety, water confidence, and swimming in a friendly atmosphere where learning is fun, at maximum value to the student. For more information, see

About Cedar Fair Entertainment Company

Dorney Park is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a publicly traded partnership and one of the largest regional amusement-resort operators in the world. The Company owns and operates 11 amusement parks, four outdoor water parks, an indoor water park and resort accommodations totaling more than 2,300 rooms and more than 600 luxury RV sites. For more information, see


Information provided to TVL by:
Ryan Eldredge