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Winter Waterpark Trip

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Date(s) - 02/02/2018 - 02/03/2018
All Day



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Take a break from the ice and snow and break out your bathing suit. DYS is taking a trip to the premier waterpark in northwest Ohio, Kalahari! Bring your family and enjoy a great mix of fun water rides, slides, and adventures with other type 1 families. It will be an incredible time for the whole family and Kalahari offers an array of attractions for children of all ages! Just this November Kalahari opened up a new virtual waterslide “Storm Chaser” that will define water parks for the future to come. Storm Chaser integrates gaming, skill, speed, and competitive sports into the experience of a lifetime and appeals to a verity of age groups. DYS has also rented a private whirlpool cabana for our families to enjoy inside the waterpark. Mark your calendars for February 2, 2018 and be ready to have tons of fun!

Some important information:

Standard Run of House room at a rate of $189 includes 4 waterpark passes and any additional guest are $25.00 each per person, per day. A Lodge Suite group rate is $229 plus tax. Children under 2 do not require a waterpark pass! Also, thanks to a grant that we received, we are able to offer an additional $75 discount that you will receive upon check-in.  Make sure to register below after you book your room to qualify for the rebate.  (Rebates are available only for T1D families and are limited to 1 per family).
Check-in time is 4:00 P.M. (Waterpark passes are available at 12:00 P.M.)
Check-out is 11:00 A.M. (May use waterpark until closed)
REGISTER below with DYS to receive the additional $75.00 DYS discount (1 discount per T1D family and refunded at check-in)
Call Kalahari Reservation Department at 1-888-707-4155. Make sure to identify yourself as a member of our group “Diabetes Youth Services”.


A few things to note:

Every room is equipped with a refrigerator and a microwave.  You are able to bring any meals or snacks that you may need and you can store it in your room!
Check out is at 11:00 a.m., but you can continue to use the waterpark.  Remember to pack bag with a change of clothes, so you can put all your luggage in the car early.  No luggage storage is provided by DYS or Kalahari.

DYS will arrive at the park at 3:00 p.m. on Friday and will open our cabana.  We are so pleased to be able to provide an area for you to meet with the other families.  There is a private whirlpool, 2 TVs, 2 dining tables, and seating areas for you to meet and mingle with your DYS friends!  Make sure to come by and say hello.  The cabana is located behind the NEW Stormchaser virtual waterslide.