"OWA is going to be a game changer for the Gulf Coast," said Lee Sentell, executive director with the Alabama Department of Tourism. "This is, I believe, the largest entertainment complex that is opening in the country this summer."
New amusement park in south Alabama aims for July opening →
Tourism Director Lee Sentell says travel spending has doubled in the state over the last 14 years.
Study: Travelers spent $13 billion in Alabama in 2016 →