The Duluth area’s unofficial “beach” — Lanier World at Lake Lanier Islands — will open Saturday, May 12.
According to an announcement from Lake Lanier Islands Resort, LanierWorld will have some new touches this year. The main one is that a Ferris wheel and Super Slide have been added to the LanierWorld beach area that debuted in 2011.
“We’ve sought to create a beach-themed entertainment district on the shores of Lake Lanier that offers something for every type of guest who passes through our gates,” Lake Lanier Islands Resort CEO Mike Williams said in the announcement. “We’re discovering that every time we rise to meet that demand, the demand grows even more. This year, we’re trying to get a couple of steps in front of the demand and really blow our guests away.”
Also, an inflatable obstacle course, action tower, and trampoline have been