Recreation Franchise News

Premier Martial Arts, a franchise brand that specializes in teaching karate, krav maga and kickboxing for children and adults is celebrating a year with youth enrichment platform Unleashed Brands.
January 20th, 2023
Premier Martial Arts receives the distinguished honor of being listed as No. 1 in the Children’s Fitness Programs category and No. 140 overall in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500®.
January 11th, 2023
Wheel Fun Rentals is delighted to remind you of their festive Holiday LED Illuminated Swan Boat Night Rides running 7 days-a-week starting at dusk.
December 9th, 2022
Enterprise Holdings announced an agreement with Korea First Rent A Car to add new franchise locations featuring car rental options from Enterprise Rent-A-Car and Alamo.
November 29th, 2022
Steamoji - a STEM maker academy designed to enrich student’s typical studies, is gearing up to open their new corporate location in Redmond, WA on October 22nd.
October 19th, 2022
My Backyard Sports expands into the Greater Houston area.
October 19th, 2022
Echo Park Swan Boats by Wheel Fun Rentals is pleased to announce they have partnered with the Volunteer Collective and Shoes for the Homeless, Inc. to serve as a donation site in the upcoming “Walking Together” Shoe Donation Drive.
October 10th, 2022
Just a few months after announcing its international expansion plans Dave & Buster’s inks its first multi-country, multi-unit deal.
September 27th, 2022
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One of the busiest times of year at many Jellystone Park locations are the weeks leading up to Halloween.
August 30th, 2022
Engage Virtual Range is never one to rest on its former successes. So this year, we hope to make their annual Blue Line Competition even bigger and more competitive.
August 24th, 2022
Families in the Northeast may now enjoy two more Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts with the recent opening of locations near Binghamton and in Chautauqua County, New York.
August 12th, 2022
The Athlete's Foot (TAF) announced that Joe Delphry, a TAF franchise owner since 1999, will be transitioning his seven stores to The Dahir Group.
August 9th, 2022
K1 Speed announces today their acquisition of Pole Position Raceway and its two company-owned karting centers in Las Vegas, Nevada and Corona, California.
August 3rd, 2022
810 Billiards & Bowling, the emerging ‘eatertainment’ franchise gearing up to open its first franchise-owned centers, has seen significant growth this year.
July 28th, 2022
Regymen Fitness announces their newest location in the Bayou State, opening in Monroe.
July 18th, 2022
810 Billiards & Bowling, the six-unit upscale entertainment concept, has welcomed Wayne Stancil as its new Chief Operating Officer.
July 13th, 2022
The Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park location in Pelahatchie, Mississippi was voted the top RV Park in the nation in USA TODAY’s 10Best 2022 Readers’ Choice competition.
July 12th, 2022
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Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts has added seven new locations in time for the peak summer vacation season.
July 7th, 2022
Wheel Fun Rentals is excited to announce the addition of their iconic Swan Pedal Boats to the watercraft fleets at Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis and Como Lake in St. Paul.
June 23rd, 2022
Nautical Boat Club® proudly announces the grand opening of Nautical Boat Club® - West Nashville.
June 23rd, 2022
The Yak Shak, a kayak retail store founded in Alabama in 2019, announced today that the brand has signed on its first franchise.
May 26th, 2022
Summer has officially begun for three new SafeSplash franchise owners. These latest deal announcements will bring new locations for the swim instruction brands to three different time zones in the U.S.
May 25th, 2022
Skill Samurai announced it is creating a national strategic partnership with HobbyTown.
May 16th, 2022
K1 Speed, an indoor go kart racing operator, opens its second franchise location in South Carolina, K1 Speed Myrtle Beach.
May 6th, 2022
To combat these alarming statistics, SailTime Alabama Base Owner Christopher Jones, is sponsoring the local Children’s Cup Regatta for the second consecutive year.
May 6th, 2022
SafeSplash and SwimLabs are pleased to announce four new franchise deals which occurred in the first quarter of the year.
April 26th, 2022
Skyhawks Sports Academy powered by Stack Sports, is excited to continue building its impressive sports programming by becoming the Official Youth Sports & Camp Partner of Payne Stewart Golf Experiences.
April 6th, 2022
SafeSplash+SwimLabs and Swimtastic franchises experienced a year of growth in 2021, capping off a banner year for parent company Streamline Brands.
March 4th, 2022
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SailTime Group is encouraging sea lovers to sign up for sailing classes as we head into the 2022 sailing season.
February 23rd, 2022
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts, a family camping and entertainment brand, recently signed franchise agreements for three new locations to open in 2022.
February 17th, 2022
K1 Speed is thrilled to announce today that it has opened its eighth Southern California location - K1 Speed Thousand Oaks!
February 11th, 2022
Unleashed Brands today announced it has made a strategic investment in the acquisition of Premier Martial Arts.
February 9th, 2022
Yogi Bear came out of hibernation early this year for an appearance on A&E’s ‘Shipping Wars.’ The show follows a diverse group of transporters who lay it all on the line to haul anything and everything.
February 3rd, 2022
Skyhawks Sports Academy, a youth sports camp franchise, begins 2022 with a major honor.
January 25th, 2022
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts is once again being recognized as one of the nation’s top franchises in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500.
January 21st, 2022
K1 Speed is excited to announce its expansion into the state of Virginia with the upcoming opening of K1 Speed Richmond!
January 19th, 2022
Wheel Fun Rentals is excited to announce they are extending the hours at their 24 E. Mason St. location in Santa Barbara’s Funk Zone to offer evening, LED-illuminated 4-Wheel Surrey Rentals.
November 29th, 2021
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts’ comp-sales will again set a record this year
November 3rd, 2021
Ninja Nation is continuing to expand its national presence, awarding a ten-unit deal in the great state of Texas.
October 20th, 2021
Development is underway on a new Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts near Waco, Texas.
October 18th, 2021
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K1 Speed, an indoor kart racing operator, is thrilled to announce the opening of its very first South Carolina location - K1 Speed Bluffton!
September 30th, 2021
SailTime Annapolis in partnership with Beneteau America, The American Sailing Association, The US Boat Shows and Annapolis Yacht Sales, will offer its annual “First Sail Workshop”.
September 15th, 2021
The Athlete’s Foot (TAF) has officially announced Matt Lafone as its new president and general manager of Americas
September 9th, 2021
Still flying high from the success of their first Blue Line Competition in 2020, Engage Virtual Range is aiming to hit the mark once again this year with their 2021 competition.
September 8th, 2021
Captain Lisa Chapin puts her passion for teaching people how to sail to work every day as the owner of SailTime San Francisco in California.
August 18th, 2021
Skyhawks Sports Academy is in the midst of the busiest summer in its history.
August 11th, 2021
Leisure Systems, Inc. (LSI), franchisor of Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts, is stocking up on Yogi Bear, Boo Boo Bear and Cindy Bear merchandise as the new HBO Max TV series, Jellystone!
August 9th, 2021
SailTime Group is proud to announce the grand opening of a new base serving sailing enthusiasts along Washington’s San Juan Islands.
July 20th, 2021
Skyhawks Sports Academy, the nation’s leading youth sports camp franchise, is experiencing record growth and continues its expansion with three new franchise ownership deals across the country.
July 19th, 2021
As a record number of families pack Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts this year, an increasing number of commercial real estate investors are staking their futures in the brand.
July 13th, 2021
Wheel Fun Rentals is pleased to announce a new location has opened at the Chula Vista RV Resort in San Diego.
July 13th, 2021
Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts’ Western expansion is continuing with the signing of a franchise agreement for a new location in Parachute, Colorado.
July 6th, 2021
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