NOVA Parks Annual Waterpark Pass Terms and Conditions

  1. Annual Pass purchase does not guarantee admission. If capacity is reached, guests are admitted as others leave for the day. The Park reserves the right to close due to inclement weather or forecasted inclement weather.

  2. The Annual Pass is valid at all 5 NOVA Parks Waterparks which include- Volcano Island at Algonkian, Atlantis at Bull Run, Great Waves at Cameron Run, Pirate's Cove at Pohick Bay, and Ocean Dunes at Upton Hill.

  3. Annual Family Waterpark memberships are intended for families that reside at the same address.  Organized groups are not permitted to purchase family memberships.  Organized groups can contact the particular waterpark to schedule an allotted time.

  4. Photo is required on each pass prior to waterpark entry. If photo is not captured, additional photo ID is required for entry.

  5. Children under 12 years of age must be always accompanied by an adult. Non-swimmers and small children must always have an adult within arm’s reach. Lifeguards are on duty to respond to aquatic emergencies. Parents, please watch your children.

  6. Annual Pass holders are responsible for reading and following all rules and regulations pertaining to waterpark and park use.

  7. Outside food or beverage is not permitted in the waterparks. Baby food and water is allowed. Parks are not permitted to store food for guests.

  8. NOVA Parks reserves the right to close the park for private rentals. Please visit our website for dates.

  9. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted in the park or in the shelters outside the park. Alcohol consumption is only allowed with catering services offered by Great Blue Heron Catering.

  10. Annual Passes are not valid for miniature golf or batting cages. A discount may apply to miniature golf with a valid Annual Pass. Paradise Play at Great Waves is included with Annual Pass purchase from Memorial Day-Labor Day. Additional use may be purchased separately.

  11. Annual Passes are non-transferrable and non-refundable.

  12. Rain checks are not issued to Annual Pass holders.

  13. Hours are not the same at all NOVA Parks waterparks. Please visit the for specific park and waterpark hours.

  14. Swimsuits are required to enter all aquatic areas. Gym pants, cutoffs, and street clothes are not considered swimming attire. Non-toilet trained guests must wear a swim diaper.

  15. Please shower before entering the water.

  16. NOVA Parks waterparks are smoke-free facilities.

  17. Guests with open sores or evidence of a communicable disease will be denied entry into water areas.

  18. Annual Passes are considered a discounted admission. It cannot be combined with any other discount, coupon, or promotion.

  19. NOVA Parks is not responsible for lost or stolen articles. Lockers are available for rental.

  20. Entrance fees for non – jurisdiction residents apply at Bull Run and Pohick Bay Regional Parks.

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