Mattel Adventure Park in Glendale to offer Hot Wheels coasters, Barbie Beach House and more
GLENDALE, Ariz. - If you played with Barbies, Hot Wheels, or other iconic American toys as a child, then this new amusement park under development in Glendale, Arizona might be for you.
Mattel Adventure Park is scheduled to open later this year and is set to feature:
- A Thomas the Tank Engine ride
- Two Hot Wheels roller coasters
- The Barbie Beach House, featuring a Dream Closet Experience and a rooftop where visitors can have pink drinks
- A mini-golf course featuring Mattel games like UNO and Pictionary
The first ever Mattel brand park is also appealing to fans of Master of the Universe fans by building a life-size Castle Grayskull. The castle will be a "state-of-the-art" laser tag arena, according to Mattel officials.
"Our unique indoor/outdoor design keeps your family cool and comfortable on even the hottest Arizona day with acres of air-conditioned space for your enjoyment, our stunningly themed party zones set the stage for the ultimate Barbie, Hot Wheels, or Thomas & Friends birthday party experience," reads a statement from the park's website.
The theme park will be part of VAI Resort, which advertises to be the largest resort in Arizona.
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The entertainment destination was slated to open this year but has been pushed back to 2024.
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