Electric City Water Park Now Open!

City of Great Falls Montana

PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE:  May 30, 2013

CONTACT: Patty Rearden, 406-771-1265
  Deputy Park and Recreation Director
  Marian Permann, 406-452-3733
  Aquatics Supervisor
 

Electric City Water Park Now Open!

The Electric City Water Park opens for the season Friday, June 7.  The Water Park will be open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.  
The Water Park includes the Mitchell Pool, the wading pool and interactive play structure (Little Squirts Soak Zone); the Power Tower Plunge (two great water slides); and the Flow Rider where participants can boogie board, ride the lazy river and head down the riptide slide.

The Electric City Water Park will be open daily June 7 – August 27.  In addition, the Water Park will be open Labor Day Weekend, August 31 – September 2 (school starts Wednesday, August 28).  Hours are 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily, with the exception of Wednesdays.  On Wednesdays, the Water Park will remain open until 8:00 p.m.  Pool rentals are available in the evenings.  There will also be lap swimming available at the Water Park, Monday – Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.  Cost:  $3.00/day.

Water Park Prices include:  Package B:  Mitchell Pool and the Little Squirts Soak Zone, $3 for adults, $2 for youth 3-17; and Package A: Mitchell Pool, Little Squirts Soak Zone, the Power Tower Plunge water slides, plus the Flow Rider, $10 for adults, $9 for youth 3-17 (boards and tubes are included, first come, first served); and Twilight Rate: Wednesdays, 6:00-8:00 p.m., $2 discount on full package.

Mark your calendar for these Special Events:

Sun., June 16  Father’s Day 
    Father in free with paying family
    Prizes

Wed., July 10  Celebrity Flow Rider Challenge 
    6:00-8:00 p.m.
    Come watch your favorite Media Celebrity compete for the top
    media surfing championship.

Bring a can of food to help your favorite team build points.  All canned food will support the Great Falls Community Food Bank.
Friday, July 12  Dive in Movie  (Close at 6:00 p.m., reopen at 6:30 p.m.)
    6:30-11:00 p.m.

Special menu at concession 
    $7 per personT

hurs., July 18 Zumba – Pool/Dance Party
    6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Catch the craze!  Have a great time, move, dance and play in the water or on the pool deck.  Fun for the whole family!
    $5.00 per person

Sun., August 4  Race Montana Triathlon
    7 a.m. – noon
    Water Park opens at noon.

Fri., August 9  Under the Stars Dance Party 
    8:00 p.m. – Midnight
    Music & light show provided by Bryton Gabriel
    Ages 15-20 only (picture ID required)  
    $7 per person

Tuesdays,   Summer of FUNshine with Cory Wells
June 18, July 2, 16, Aug. 6, 20
1:00-3:00 p.m., Broadcasting live, prizes

Special Passes

Wet Your Whistle Pass
10 visits – 10% discount
Youth (3-17)  $81
Adult   $90

Express Pass
30 visits – 25% discount
Spend the summer enjoying the Electric City Water Park including the pools, slides, and Flow
Rider.  The Express Pass is now available and can be used for groups or individuals.  Purchase at the Park and Recreation Office.
Youth (3-17) $200
Adult         $225

Grand Slam Splash Pass
Make it a summer to remember at the Voyager’s baseball games and the Electric City Water Park!  The Great Falls Voyagers and Park and Recreation have partnered to provide a summer of fun with the “Summer Fun Pass”.  Tickets can be purchased at the Voyagers Box Office or the Park and Recreation Office.

  • Price:  $60
  • 10 Water Park Passes  (includes the pools and water slides)
  • 10 Voyagers tickets  (excludes 4th of July and playoffs)
  • Age:  3-17 years

For more information visit the City’s web site at www.greatfallsmt.net, or call the Park and Recreation Office at 406-771-1265.  The Water Park phone number is 406-454-9008.

Head out to the Electric City Water Park June 7, it will be a lot of wet and wild fun!

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