Dive Into Summer At The Now Open Gulf Islands Waterpark, A Gigantic Water Park In Mississippi With Miles Of Slides To Try
Mississippi doesn’t have many water parks to begin with – couple that with COVID-19-related closures and the options are even fewer. However, that doesn’t mean you don’t have any options. At the end of May, Gulf Islands Waterpark opened for the 2020 season (with a few changes to ensure everyone’s safety, of course). And with miles of slides and rides, it’s the perfect place to dive into summer. Take a look:
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Know before you go: Gulf Islands Waterpark is encouraging guests to purchase tickets online prior to visiting the park in order to reduce wait times and assist with social distancing.
Gulf Islands Waterpark is open daily through August 5th. From August 8th – September 7th, it’ll be open on weekends only. For more information, call (228) 328-1266. You can also visit the Gulf Islands Waterpark website or Facebook page.
So, did you know about Gulf Islands Waterpark? Ever visited? Have you already been this year? If so, what’d you think? Tell us in the comments section.
This isn’t the only place to cool off in the Magnolia State. Read about another here.
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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