Tidal Wave Bay: Soak City's Wave Pool at Kings Dominion

Park: Closed Waterpark: Closed View Hours
Tidal Wave Bay

Filled with hundreds of thousands of gallons of water, Tidal Wave Bay offers hours of swimming adventure.

  • Children under 42” tall must wear a life vest and be accompanied by a supervising companion.  
  • Children under 48” tall must wear a life vest.

Rider Safety Information

Min Height Accompanied
Min Height Alone
  • Guests with the following conditions are prohibited from riding:
    • Recent surgery
    • Heart trouble/High blood pressure
    • Neck trouble
  • Back trouble
  • Any physical conditions that may be aggravated by this ride
  • Strenuous activity is required during wave action cycles. Prolonged exposure to wave action may result in fatigue. Exercise caution in deep water
  • Waves are operated in cycles. Alarm signals start of cycle
  • Prolonged underwater swimming or breath holding is not permitted
  • Masks, snorkels, and water toys are not permitted
  • Diving, jumping, running, and horseplay is not permitted
  • Only Coast Guard approved life vests are allowed as flotation devices
  • Lifejackets are required for inexperienced or non-swimmers
  • Hand held infants are only permitted in the shallow end
  • Access via beach- accommodates wheelchairs
  • Park guests with toddlers/babies, to help keep our pools enjoyable for all park guests, we ask that you follow these simple guidelines:
    • Babies and toddlers must be attired in proper swimwear
    • Diapers must be covered with elastic, plastic coated pool pants when entering any pool. Swim diapers are available in our gift shop
  • Diapers must be changed at the changing stations located in all the restrooms