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June 15, 2017

WHO:  Gordon Hartman, founder of The Gordon Hartman Family Foundation; wife Maggie and daughter Morgan, namesake of Morgan’s Wonderland and Morgan’s Inspiration Island; Morgan’s Inspiration Island guests eager to enjoy the new attraction.

WHAT:  Brief festivities marking the opening of Morgan’s Inspiration Island, the world’s first splash park designed with special-needs individuals in mind and built for everyone’s enjoyment.  It’s the newest addition to unique Morgan’s Wonderland theme park.

WHEN: 0:45 a.m. Saturday, June 17, 2017.

WHERE:  Morgan’s Inspiration Island at Morgan’s Wonderland, 5223 David Edwards Drive (at the intersection of Wurzbach Parkway and Thousand Oaks Drive a half-mile west of IH 35 in Northeast San Antonio).

WHY: To officially open Morgan’s Inspiration Island.  First to have the opportunity to experience the new park from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. will be individuals and families that have purchased 2017 Morgan’s Wonderland memberships.  It is strongly recommended that prospective guests go online in advance at to book admissions.

ETC.: Six major attractions offering multiple ways to splash and play comprise $17-million, tropically-themed Morgan’s Inspiration Island.  The new splash park also offers special waterproof wheelchairs on a first-come, first-served basis.

Morgan’s Wonderland features more than 25 elements including rides, playgrounds and gardens.  TripAdvisor ranks it among the top-25 theme parks in America, the only non-profit in the group.  Since opening in 2010, the park has welcomed more than a million guests from all 50 states and 67 other countries.  Visit for more information.

CONTACT:           Bob McCullough, (210) 637-3418 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  

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