The Memorial Day weekend is usually a busy time for water parks, as it is the unofficial kickoff to summer.  The numbers at Wood River Aquatic Center appear to bear that out, with early statistics after ten days of operation showing thousands of people walking through the turnstiles.

The Wood River Aquatic Center Manager Fred Slow:

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In addition, Slow says the demand for private parties continues to be strong.  The Aquatic Center season runs through mid-August.

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