The Wave Party Boat, formerly The Big Kahuna, is your premier destination for unforgettable experiences on the water! Founded and operated by Captain Ron a US Navy military disabled service veteran, The Wave prides itself on offering top-notch service and a commitment to excellence. We have been proudly chartering Joe Pool Lake only—and largest–party boat for Texas locals as well as out-of-town visitors.

Our story begins with our dedicated team, led by US Coast Guard Captain’s with 24 years of experience on the water. Chief operating officer and marketing team with 15 years of experience. Dock hands with 4+ years of experience. With a passion for delivering exceptional service, safety, and fun, we strive to make every voyage with us a memorable one for our guests.

The Wave is not just any party boat – it’s a floating oasis of entertainment and relaxation. With a capacity of 97 passengers, The Wave is a popular venue for a variety of occasions, from graduation parties and corporate events to family reunions and outings with friends. Whether you’re celebrating a milestone or simply seeking a day of leisure on the water,The Wave provides the perfect space to relax together.

The only party barge operation in Grand Prairie on Joe Pool Lake. We strive for your safety and your enjoyment with all required equipment by TPWD Life Jackets, Fire extinguishers, First Aid Kits, Throwable devices. The safety and enjoyment of our guests are the top priorities of the captain and crew.

As a token of our appreciation for their service, we proudly offer military discounts to our valued veterans and active-duty personnel. Additionally, we extend a warm welcome to guests (and pets!) of all ages, ensuring that everyone can partake in the excitement of The Wave.

Join us for an unparalleled experience on the water, where every moment is filled with adventure, camaraderie, and the joy of being surrounded by the beauty of nature. Whether you’re dancing under the sun, diving into the refreshing waters of the lake, or simply catching up and relaxing with loved ones, The Wave promises memories that will last a lifetime. Embark on your journey with us today!

RCF DJ Amphitheatre Stereo System / Bluetooth



Captain or Crew will operate the grill for you. You just bring the food.

Captain, crew, and life jackets Included

Pets allowed

Check in right at The party barge entrance
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