Wayne County's largest water park opens Saturday
Updated On: Jun 14 2014 04:23:05 AM EDT
The Wayne County Family Aquatic Center opens for its full season on Saturday.
It will be open seven days a week from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. through Labor Day. The pool closes at 6:30 p.m.
The center is located on Detroit's east side at 12600 Chandler Park Drive, south of the I-94 freeway.
The center is a smoke and alcohol free facility, with certified lifeguards on duty at all times, and a security team that patrols the entire facility.
Food concessions, bath house, and lockers are available.
Features at the park:
Spray fountains for children
Kiddie splish-splash land
Wave pool for teens and adults with more than 370,000 gallons of water creating waves up to 9 feet tall
Two 23-foot super-sized water slides
Wayne County Residents:
- Tots (under 2) $2 *
- Children age 3-12 $5
- ??Adults $7
Non Wayne County Residents: Add $1 to resident's rates
*Free swim-diaper with admission. Must be worn at all times