Head for the Water Park!

Ariel view of the Crenshaw Springs Water Park
Ariel view of the Crenshaw Springs Water Park

It’s hot…the kids are probably bored…and the first day of school is right around the corner! Now’s a great time to head to the water park! One option is the Paragould Community Center and Water Park in Paragould. The park features a great variety of slides, fun water features, cooling water “spouts” and a 12-foot diving pool. This is a spectacular way to cool off during the heat of the summer. The water park is open Monday through Saturday from 12:30 – 5:30 p.m. and from 1-5 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for those 14 and under. The park is also available to rent for private parties at night. The Paragould Community Center and Water Park is located at 3404 Linwood Dr. 

A recent addition for summertime fun is Crenshaw Springs Water Park in White Hall.  The park features two large flume slides, a lazy river, a toddler splash are and slide, a zero-depth entry area, diving boards and a rock-climbing wall, as well as a restaurant. The facility is open daily from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and from 1-6 p.m. on Sunday. Admission prices are $10 for ages 13 and up, $8 for those 9-12, $6 for youngsters ages 4-8, and those 3 and under get in free. A 10-visit pass is available for $75 and family passes are also available. Crenshaw Springs Water Park is located at 9801 Dollarway Rd. in White Hall. 

Floating the Lazy river at Crenshaw Springs Water Park
Crenshaw Springs Water Park Children's Splash Pad and Train