Urban Air Adventure Park

Urban Air Adventure Park

Adventure parks
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#55 Ranked #80 last year
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Initial investment
$2.8M - $5.9M
Units as of 2021
153 200.0% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Urban Air Adventure Park

Industry
Recreation
Founded
2011
Parent Company
UATP Management LLC
Leadership
Josh Wall, Chief Development Officer
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Join the #1 Ranked Entertainment Franchise Brand!

Are you ready to own a highly profitable business designed to positively impact lives in your community? How about one ranked #1 in the Entertainment category by Entrepreneur for three years in a row? As the market leader of full-service entertainment centers, Urban Air Adventure Park is committed to constant innovation and operational excellence in all we do, two pursuits that have kept us growing and winning awards even in the midst of a pandemic. Research shows today's U.S. consumer is motivated by creating experiences for their families, rather than material things. Urban Air understand guests come to escape, celebrate and connect, and our business model is built around these inspiring concepts.

Urban Air provides a multi-activity experience at each facility, giving guests curated experiences that allow them to be active without screens. From rock-climbing walls and warrior courses to soft play playgrounds and indoor sky diving to our fast-casual café, guests can experience a mix of activities that go well beyond trampolines.

We're relentless in creating new ways to help franchisees connect with their local market and run their parks more efficiently. In fact, the Urban Air executive leadership team continuously researches and implements new and creative ways to be on the cutting edge in sales & marketing, technology, food & beverage, attractions, training, driving customer loyalty, ongoing revenue through memberships, and more.

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IDEAL URBAN AIR ADVENTURE PARK OWNER PROFILE

  • Passion for business
  • Strong, experienced retail, management, sales and marketing
  • Investors with full-time jobs
  • Strong, consultative skills
  • Motivated
  • A desire to lead
  • Dynamic Investor/Operator Relationship
Entrepreneur 500 ranking

UNIT ECONOMICS

  • AUV: $2,359,504
  • Average EBITDA: $542,294 (23%)
  • Remote and Multi-Unit Owners: 50%

When looking at a franchise model, recurring revenue is an integral part of the equation. Our ‘Endless Play’ Membership model allows franchisees to manage cash flow better and plan for the future. With a proven track record of success and financing options available, Urban Air is proving to be the investment of choice for experienced Franchise Business Operators, Entrepreneurs, Investors, and Individuals/Executives who are looking for a path to leave corporate life.

While Urban Air is an excellent investment, we're not doing it just for a paycheck. Our family – comprised of single unit, multi-unit, and remote owners – has a love for people, a desire to impact their community and a passion for making kids feel special and loved. All while, yes, still making money.

Our Franchisees Say It Best:

“This is a family business for me. If you come to my park, don’t be surprised to see my 4-year-old son making new friends with your kids and chasing one another in the tubes obstacle course, my 10-year old daughter giving tours or my husband changing a light bulb or doing safety inspections. We are proud of what we have built and love owning and operating this business as a family. My kids understand that we are in the service industry, and it is a pleasure to serve those that come in to play and make memories together for the day, so come see for yourselves. We would love to have you!” – Brandy G.

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2014 (7 years)
# of employees at HQ
95
# of Units
153 (as of 2021)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
2350 Airport Fwy., #505
Bedford, TX 76022

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Urban Air Adventure Park franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$75,000
Initial Investment
$2,793,750 - $5,935,655
Net Worth Requirement
$1,500,000
Cash Requirement
$600,000
Veteran Incentives
10% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
7%
Ad Royalty Fee
5%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

Third Party Financing
Urban Air Adventure Park has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
76 hours
Classroom Training
76.5 hours
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing
Loyalty Program/App

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
80
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

Compare where Urban Air Adventure Park landed on this year’s Franchise 500 Ranking versus previous years.

Additional Rankings

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Ranked #55

Franchise 500 Ranking

Ranked #74

Fastest-Growing Franchises

Ranked #61

Fastest-Growing Franchises (U.S. & Canada)

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Updated: February 8th, 2021