Electric City Water Park Opens Today

City of Great Falls Montana


PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DATE: June 6, 2012

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

Electric City Water Park Opens Friday

The Electric City Water Park opens for the season Friday, June 8. The Water Park will be open from 11 a.m. to 8 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 8 – August 28. In addition, the Water Park will be open Labor Day Weekend, September 1-3 (school starts Wednesday, August 29). Hours are 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday-Thursday, and 1:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Fridays. 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: $2.50/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: Fridays, 6:00-8:00 p.m., $2 discount on full package.

Mark your calendar for these Special Events:

Sun., June 17 - Father’s Day
Fathers in free with paying family (prizes)

Wed., July 11 - Celebrity Flow Rider Challenge
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Come watch your favorite Media Celebrity compete for the top  media surfing championship.

Friday, July 13 Friday the 13th – Dive in Movie (Close at 6:00 p.m., reopen at 6:30 p.m.)
6:30-10:00 p.m.
Best Costume Award, Horror Movie Trivia
Special menu at concession
$2 discount evening session (full package)

Mon., July 30 - All Comers Swim Meet
6 p.m. – 8 p.m., all ages and abilities – Masters to beginners
Free to the public

Sun., August 5 - Race Montana Triathlon
7 a.m. – noon
Water Park opens at noon.

Fri., August 10 - Under the Stars Dance Party (Close at 6:00, reopen at 6:30)
6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. – DJ
Ages 16-20 only (picture ID required)
Special Price: $7 per person

Tuesdays, Summer of FUNshine with Cory Wells
June 19, July 3, 17, Aug. 7, 21
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.

  • 10 Voyagers tickets (excludes 4th of July and playoffs)
  • 10 Water Park Passes (includes the pools and water slides)
  • Price: $60
  • 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 8, it will be a lot of wet and wild fun!