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Kingsport Aquatic Center summer swimming season starts

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KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) - Although it was set to open Memorial Day weekend, this year the Kingsport Aquatic Center is  Opening the water park early this year.

Monday, the water park is inviting residents and visitors to come out and enjoy the pool. Last year, about 1,200 people visited the aquatic center each day.

Aquatic Center representatives say this year they've added a few things to make the park more enjoyable.

"We've added some parking spaces because that was a big concern of a lot of people's last year. Now there's about 500 parking spots so everyone can come and enjoy some fun. We've improved security here and we've changed some concessions added some foods," said  Kingsport Aquatic Center Public Relations Specialist Angela Yingling.

The water park is open for swimming from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday. It's open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. the rest of the week.

The park will also close late this year with the season wrapping up on September 28th.  

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