Media Center

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Welcome to the Lake Compounce Media Center! The Lake Compounce Public Relations Team welcomes both inquiries and visits from credentialed members of the news media for the production of high-quality news features and programs.

2021 story possibilities at Lake Compounce include the massive park-wide transformation, 175th Birthday extravaganza, all-new Venus Vortex waterslide, Bites and Pints Food & Drink Festival, and so much more!

Park Descriptions

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Lake Compounce, New England’s Premier Family Theme and Waterpark, is the oldest continuously operating amusement park in North America, celebrating over 170 seasons!
Lake Compounce, New England’s Premier Family Theme and Waterpark, is the oldest continuously operating amusement park in North America, celebrating over 170 seasons. Home to the #1 wooden roller coaster in the world, Boulder Dash, and the largest waterpark in Connecticut!
Lake Compounce, New England’s Premier Family Theme and Waterpark, is the oldest continuously operating amusement park in North America, celebrating over 170 seasons. Home to the #1 wooden roller coaster in the world, Boulder Dash, and the triple launch steel coaster, Phobia. Other thrill rides include Wildcat, Thunder and Lightning, and Down Time, plus many attractions for all ages. The park hosts themed seasonal events such as the Haunted Graveyard and is also home to the largest waterpark in Connecticut. Bear Creek Campground is located next to Lake Compounce and is the perfect family friendly destination for an adventurous getaway.