WATCH: Don’t Know What to Get the Man Who Has Everything for Father’s Day? Tank America is the Answer
By Space Coast Daily // June 14, 2018
Get ready for the thrill of a lifetime
SPACE COAST DAILY TV: Space Coast Daily’s Alan Zlotorzynski and Jordan Rocco recently visited Tank America, Brevard’s newest theme park. If you’ve ever wanted to experience the feeling of being in a military-style video game, combat in the form of laser tag or drive a real tank and even crush a car, then Tank America is the place for you. Still, don’t know what to get the man that has everything for Father’s Day, Tank America is the answer.
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Get ready for the thrill of a lifetime at Tank America as you control the FV433 Abbot tank, a 17-ton monster of raw energy pumping through your veins.
The massive tank beneath you will obliterate every barrier blocking its path, its 105 mm Howitzer cannon leading the way.
You’ll traverse plenty of rugged terrain and avoid deadly obstacles as you drive the FV433 into the lush forest ahead. Keep your eyes peeled for enemies along the way as you edge along barren lake beds and clamber up steep dunes.
Tracks oozing with syrupy mud will try and stall your progress, and danger echoes from every sludge filled nook and cranny. Only perseverance and your gutsy spirit will ensure you make it safely back to headquarters.
Tank America is a high adventure theme park is located on 35 lush acres of land that includes a 5-acre deep water lake, plenty of jungle terrain, and rolling trails cutting through the forest.
The topography features a 1/2 mile course which billows up steep hills, traverses mud holes, whips around hairpin turns and across straightaways.
Tank America puts you in the middle of the action and directly in the driver’s seat as you navigate across the landscape in a FV433 Abbot military tank, filled with adrenaline as you lay waste to everything in your path.
“Our unique attraction includes a 20,000 square foot air-conditioned building built out with a period-specific military theme for high intensity, incredibly authentic tactical laser tag,” said John Kinney, owner of Tank America.
From the military-themed wall decorations to the props populating the area – players will feel immersed in realistic combat conditions. Our facility offers many replica weapons, including a 50 caliber gun and several World War II-era machine guns.”
Tank America is conveniently located just 2 miles off Interstate 95 at 9150 Ellis Road in Melbourne, Florida. For more information log on to tankamerica.com or call 321-241-1122.
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