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Boomers is FUN for everyone! Bump your friends on the Spin-Zone Bumper Cars, Mini Golf, or zoom your way around the Go Kart Tracks! Enjoy tasty food & delicious beverages in Boomers Backyard as you lounge on comfortable couches and watch sporting games! Try your luck on the Arcade games & win cool prizes.

The Talk, CBS Studios / Jan 2023

A Trip to Boomers is a Must Have Giveaway!

We’re always looking for ways to bring fun to a wider audience! Check out this segment featuring Boomers Parks as the must have giveaway on The Talk

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News Channel 3-12 / July 2022

Frontline Workers to Get Free Admission to Boomers in Santa Maria

“These frontline workers have been through it all over the last few years,” says Boomers Parks CEO Tim Murphy. “We hope that Boomers Parks can help lighten the load for these valuable members of our society and create some special memories for their families.”

KSBY 6, NBC / Nov 2021

Winterfest Mini Golf Course in Santa Maria

This year, Boomers in Santa Maria will be hosting its first Winterfest Mini Golf with a naughty and nice theme.

KSBY 6, NBC / Yahoo! News / Nov 2021

Santa Maria Boomers Winterfest

Santa Maria Times / Nov 2021

Three new rides to replace go-kart track at Boomers in Santa Maria

Three new rides will be coming to Boomers amusement park in Santa Maria and replacing the existing kids’ go-kart track after the city Planning Commission approved an amendment to the park’s permit last week.

Tim Murphy CEO Boomers Parks
LA Weekly / Jun 2021

Meet The Executive Strategist Revitalizing The Post-pandemic Theme Park Industry

As society continues to reopen and return to a sense of pre-pandemic normalcy, many industries that rely predominantly on face-to-face customer interaction are still struggling to recuperate and stabilize, such as the family entertainment center (FEC) and theme park industry. 

California Business Journal / Jun 2021


In the last year punctured by the pandemic, new ownership at Boomers has invested $7M for upgrades in equipment and pristine maintenance at the national Family Entertainment Center as the entertainment model for returning customers.

Boomers Parks Mini Golf
KSBY 6 / MAY 2021

Downtown Fridays return to Santa Maria

Downtown Fridays in Santa Maria are back and the place to be. They’re kicking it off with vendors, food trucks and music.

Boomers Boca Raton Food
KSBY 6 / May 2021

Downtown Fridays return to Santa Maria

Downtown Fridays in Santa Maria are back and the place to be. They’re kicking it off with vendors, food trucks and music.

Forbes / MAY 2021

Four Innovative Strategies On How FECs Can Succeed In The 'New Normal'

Last spring, thousands of family entertainment centers around the country were forced to shut down because of the Covid-19 pandemic, which caused huge financial losses from attempts to prevent the spread of the virus.

Boomers Boca Raton Food
IAAPA / May 2021

Funworld: Ideas in Bloom

Renovating indoor and outdoor dining areas can reignite guests’ interest in these locations, says Tim Murphy, CEO of the Boomers Parks chain of FECs and water parks.

Alan Kim and Tim Murphy
Amusement Today / Irvine, Ca / May 2021

Boomers Parks host birthday party for Alan S. Kim, featured child actor in Oscar nominated movie ‘Minari’

Joined by his parents and a small group of friends, Kim, a huge fan and guest of the Boomers park in Irvine, scaled the rock-climbing wall, drove go-karts, played air hockey and crammed in as much time as he could playing many of the arcade games.

Boomers Parks
The Mentorship Podcast / May 2021

Tim Murphy - CEO Boomers Parks

Tim Murphy is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Boomers Parks where he helped the private equity firm, Cerberus, acquire the assets of Apex Parks – for Boomers, Big Kahuna’s Water Park, Sahara Sam’s Water Park & LA SpeedZone.

What's What BR / Baton Rouge, LA / Apr 2021

What’s What BR With Tim Murphy And Brandon Moore Of BOOMERS

In This Episode Of What’s What BR, We Talk About How COVID-19 Has Affected The Travel & Tourism Industry – Specifically, To Parks.

KTNV / Las Vegas, NV / Apr 2021

Morning Blend: Executive Lifestyle

Boomers Parks are ready to offer your family a safe and healthy but fun experience!

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Boomers Parks Reopen With Unprecedented Health, Safety Protocols

As part of a meticulous, comprehensive effort to welcome guests back to its six family entertainment centers and two water parks located in CaliforniaFlorida, and New Jersey, Boomers Parks is implementing an unprecedented set of protocols to keep its venues clean, safe and healthy.

Tim Murphy CEO Boomers Parks
Awkward Watersport Guys Podcast / Feb 2021

What You're Looking For When Acquiring A Business With Tim Murphy, CEO of Boomers Parks

Are you looking to buy a business? Or maybe you have an opportunity to buyout a local competitor? Kevin and Greg are joined by Tim Murphy, CEO of Boomers Parks to talk about what you should be looking for before and after an acquisition. 

Boomers Parks Go-Karts
The Tribune / Santa Maria, CA / Feb 2021

Santa Maria Boomers to reopen after stay-at-home order: 'A clean, safe place for fun'

Time to dust off your mini-golf skills: Boomers in Santa Maria is set to reopen this weekend. 

Boomers Mini Golf
Re-Play Magazine / Santa Maria, CA / Feb 2021

Boomers Reopens Under New California Guidelines

The FEC Boomers in Santa Maria, Calif., reopened last weekend after Gov. Gavin Newsom lifted the state’s stay-at-home order.

Attraction Pros / Feb 2021

Revamping Guest Demographics, Driving New Revenue Streams, Reinforcing Cleanliness Standars

AP Podcast – Episode 179: Tim Murphy talks about revamping guest demographics, driving new revenue streams, and reinforcing cleanliness standards.

News Channel / Santa Maria, CA / Jan 2021

Boomers reopens in Santa Maria with COVID-19 precautions

The popular entertainment park Boomers reopened Saturday in Santa Maria, marking a great start to the weekend for many families.

KSBY 6 News / Santa Maria, CA / Jan 2021

Boomers in Santa Maria reopens under newest state guidelines

Get your family ready for some Central Coast fun because Boomers is back open.

Tim Murphy CEO Boomers Parks
Cision PR Newswire / Irvine, CA / June 2020

APX Successfully Completes Acquisition of Apex Parks Group

Strong Company, Well-Positioned to Serve Guests Across the U.S. Appoints Industry Veteran Tim Murphy as Chief Executive Officer

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