New $2B Theme Park Celebrating America Set to Open in Oklahoma

  • An American-themed amusement park rivaling the scale of Disney’s Magic Kingdom is coming to Oklahoma.
  • The event will value $2 billion to construct, in line with a press launch.
  • The American Heartland Theme Park and Resort is scheduled to open in 2026.

A brand new $2 billion “Americana-themed” amusement park the scale of Disney’s Magic Kingdom is coming to northeast Oklahoma, the theme park introduced on Thursday.

The American Heartland Theme Park and Resort will probably be situated close to Grand Lake, Oklahoma on Route 66, in line with a information launch.

The park will probably be accompanied by an enormous, 320-acre campground and RV park with cabins that may open in 2025, in line with the discharge. The complete theme park will open a 12 months later. In line with the assertion, the park may have an “Americana-themed surroundings” with rides, stay reveals, household points of interest, waterways, and “restaurant high quality” meals and drinks.

“On the crossroads of the heartland, Oklahoma is a gorgeous location for a household leisure vacation spot,” American Heartland CEO Larry Wilhite stated.

In complete, American Heartland will probably be a 1,000-acre growth, which is similar to Magic Kingdom and Disneyland, the park stated.

An illustration of the planned American Heartland Theme Park entrance.

An illustration of the deliberate American Heartland Theme Park entrance.

American Heartland Theme Park and Resort

The theme park portion of the event will probably be 125 acres and have six “distinctly American lands” that take company “on a journey by one of the best of the American story,” the discharge says.

“Households will discover thrilling rides and heartwarming reveals as they uncover Nice Plains, Bayou Bay, Large Timber Falls, Stony Level Harbor, Liberty Village, and Electropolis,” the discharge says.

Republican Oklahoma State Sen. Micheal Bergstrom stated he expects the park to create greater than 4,000 jobs.

“Tourism is already one among Oklahoma’s high industries and this mission will elevate our state even additional,” Bergstrom stated within the launch.