November 2013: Amusement park plans released -- Grand Texas Theme Park developer Monty Galland announces plans for a theme park, water park, hotels, sports fields and an outlet mall in New Caney.
May 25, 2015: Timeline delayed two years -- After construction delays became apparent, the developer announced it had hired a new engineering firm to rework its master plan.
August 16, 2016 RV Park opens at Grand Texas -- The first element of the theme park opens its doors to the public.
December 2015 Speedsportz Racing Park opens -- The business features European-style go-karting.
August 2017 Construction is expected to begin on Big Rivers Water Park -- Construction was initially expected to begin in 2014.
May 2018 Big Rivers opens -- The 40-acre water park is inspired by Texas rivers.
April 2019 Grove Factory opens -- Construction on the factory outlet mall, which is the size of Tanger Outlets in Texas City, will conclude in 2019.
April 2020 Amusement park opens -- Grand Texas Theme Park will feature five roller coasters when it opens.
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