Typhoon Texas

Police Arrest Two Houston Residents in Connection with Thefts at Typhoon Texas

Marlon Thompson - Katy Police Department photo

By George Slaughter Katy Police have arrested and charged two Houston residents in connection with thefts last month at Typhoon Texas Water Park. Marlon Thompson, 36, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance with intent to delivery. Jasmine Baker, 26, was charged with misdemeanor theft. On June 20, Katy Police were called to investigate the theft of several backpacks from unsuspecting owners who were visiting Typhoon Texas. The backpacks contained $4,869 worth of […]

Typhoon Texas Makes Big Splash With New Season Pass Perks for 2017 

Now bigger and better with a tidal wave of new perks, 2017 season passes to Typhoon Texas are on sale as the west Houston waterpark approaches its second season of thrills and family fun. In addition to enjoying unlimited entry to Typhoon Texas, 2017 season passholders will reap a variety of new benefits. Here’s what’s new for 2017: – Season passholders can enter Typhoon Texas 30 minutes prior to opening every day, a great way […]

Ice Rink, 4D Light and Snow Show, Santa’s Workshop and More: WinterFest Comes to Typhoon Texas

KATY, TX (October 25, 2016) – Typhoon Texas, the west Houston family waterpark that provided thrills and excitement for countless families this summer, is getting a complete makeover for the holidays. Like a frigid Blue Norther, the sprawling, 25-acre park is being draped in a blanket of holiday fun as the waterpark is incredibly transformed into WinterFest, “Making Magical Memories.” Open daily (except Christmas Day) November 25, 2016 through December 31, 2016, WinterFest will showcase […]

Katy’s Typhoon Texas Ready for Fourth of July Festivities

KATY, TX – With the Fourth of July just around the corner, Typhoon Texas is getting ready to celebrate Independence Day in a big way. Celebrations at the waterpark will kick off Friday, July 1 at 5 p.m. with a live DJ and dance contest at the park’s Float, Glide, Glow Friday Night Slides event. The fun continues Saturday and Sunday with live music at the Typhoon Texas Main Stage where guests can enjoy the […]

Exclusive Typhoon Burger Now Available at Katy-Area Fuddruckers

For a limited time, a taste of Typhoon Texas is available at Katy-area Fuddruckers thanks to the all-new Typhoon Burger. Created by Fuddruckers Corporate Executive Chef Dan Phalen along with the Typhoon Texas executive team, the Typhoon Burger features classic Texas flavors with a tropical twist. Each burger includes a savory half-pound beef patty grilled in sweet teriyaki sauce topped with Applewood smoked bacon, melted provolone cheese, grilled red peppers and pineapple slices. The Typhoon […]

Registration now open for inaugural Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus Typhoon Texas Triathlon – May 22

To kick off the highly-anticipated opening of the Typhoon Texas Waterpark, the inaugural Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus Typhoon Texas Triathlon will take place on Sunday, May 22, 2016. The event will be held at the waterpark the weekend before it opens to the general public. Children ages 6-17 are welcome to participate. The course will begin with a lazy river swim at Typhoon Texas, followed by a bike ride and run around the Katy […]

Typhoon Texas, Wild West Brewfest headline February Katy Area EDC GA meeting

Recent warm temperatures have many thinking about upcoming spring and summer activities in the Katy area. At the Katy Area Economic Development Council’s General Assembly meeting on Tuesday, February 16, representatives from Typhoon Texas and Wild West Brewfest, were on hand to discuss their respective spring and summer attractions. “Our area is full of unique attractions and events,” added Katy Area EDC President/CEO Lance LaCour. “The opening of Typhoon Texas is going to be great […]