Have a splashing good time at the DreamWorks Water Park, the largest indoor water park in North America! Located inside the American Dream complex, you can enjoy the water any time of year, no matter the weather. Try any of the 15 slides or relax in the wave pool. Whether you prefer Penguin Plummet or Mad Flush, there is an attraction for the whole family.
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DreamWorks Water Park's operating hours vary throughout the week. Please see the operating calendar above when selecting your tickets.
DreamWorks Water Park is an indoor water park located within the American Dream shopping center and entertainment complex at 1 American Dream Wy, East Rutherford, NJ 07073.
Yes. DreamWorks Water Park is nearest parking decks B and C, or Lyft/Uber drop-off in Parking Deck A. American Dream offers convenient parking to all guests for a nominal fee. The first 30 minutes of parking is free, and after that, it costs only $5 per vehicle (taxes included) for the duration of your visit.
All rides have posted age, weight and height restrictions at the entry to the queue line. Children 13 and below must be accompanied by a supervising companion at least 14 years of age and can assist the child in complying with instructions.
DreamWorks Water Park is an experiential park and therefore they do not offer a discount for those who choose not to swim.
Not in all rides and slides. DreamWorks Water Park has many rides and slides that don’t require strong swimming abilities. However, Penguins Plummet, Majunga Jump, and Mad Flush are recommended for strong swimmers only. It is recommended for guests to wear a personal flotation device on rides that allow them, especially in the wave pool.
Yes, same day re-entry at DreamWorks Water Park is permitted.
Persons with disabilities should visit Guest Services for information on accessible services.
DreamWorks Water Park prohibits smoking and vaping.
Yes, if you need First Aid, please see any team member, or visit the waterpark's First Aid station.
Medical devices are permitted in DreamWorks Water Park. Please note, any loose article may not be brought onto a ride or slide.
Proper swim attire is required. Swim attire is defined as a one or two-piece swimsuit. Pants, denim, wetsuits, thong swimsuits, or transparent clothing are not permitted. Swim attire with metal buttons, buckles, rivets, zippers, or sharp objects is not permitted on any slide or attraction. Other swim attire (swim shirts, sun-protective clothing, etc.) specifically designed for aquatic use is permitted – please speak with an Aquatics Supervisor. DreamWorks Water Park reserves the right to determine the appropriateness of swim attire.
No loose articles may be taken on any ride and should be left with a non-rider, or inside a locker. Loose articles are considered as jewelry, cell phones, glasses, etc.
Towels are available for purchase at the DreamWorks Water Park retail shop.
Guests are welcome to wear footwear throughout the park (flip flops, sandals, water socks, etc.). Guests will need to remove any type of footwear on most attractions. Outside footwear (shoes, sneakers, boots, etc.) is not permitted.
Yes, DreamWorks Water Park is an experiential park designed for year-round fun and sun. Although it is an indoor park, DreamWorks recommends always bringing and applying your favorite sunscreen or wearing sun protective clothing.
You are welcome to browse and purchase swimsuits, sunscreen, and swim accessories at your favorite American Dream retailer prior to entering DreamWorks Water Park.
Outside food and beverages are not permitted in DreamWorks Water Park. Exceptions to this policy are made for baby food and formula and for guests with special dietary needs, including food allergies. Light refreshments, snacks, and beverages are available for purchase.
Guests to DreamWorks Water Park may bring in one non-glass water bottle per person.
Guests may photograph or take video of their visit to DreamWorks Water Park for private use only. Recording devices (cell phones, GoPro cameras, etc.) are not permitted on waterslides/attractions, inside pools, or within any changing facility.
Personal bags and backpacks are permitted into DreamWorks Water Park. All bags and backpacks are subject to search prior to entering. The following items are not permitted: weapons of any kind, props/toys resembling a weapon, masks that cover the face, glass bottles, selfie sticks.
Pets are not permitted in DreamWorks Water Park. Service animals are welcome. Service animals are limited to dogs and miniature horses and must remain on a leash or harness at all times unless the leash or harness interferes with the service the animal is providing, or the handler is unable to use the leash or harness due to the nature of the disability. Guests must be in control of the service animal at all times and are responsible for its behavior and clean-up.
Guests looking for lost items should visit Guest Services to reclaim any found items.