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COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic open today at Kentucky Splash Waterpark

Wild Health is offering free COVID-19 vaccines at the Kentucky Splash Waterpark in Williamsburg today, May 7, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Pfizer vaccine will be available to anyone 16 years old or above. The vaccines are free and no insurance is required. No appointment is...

Scaled back W’burg water park plans cut pool, but keep ballfields

Williamsburg Mayor Roddy Harrison delivered some good news and some bad news to the Williamsburg City Council Monday regarding a planned multi-million project at the Kentucky Splash Waterpark, which was originally supposed to have started last year. The Williamsburg City Council...
Posted On 14 Apr 2021

W’burg waterpark expansion project slowed by ballooning costs

About 13 months ago, the Williamsburg City Council unveiled plans for a three-phase, $6 million plan to add two new softball fields, a new walking and bicycling path, new campground sites, a splash pad, and a swimming pool to attractions in or around the Kentucky Splash...
Posted On 11 Mar 2021

Sparse attendance leads to cut in W’burg waterpark schedule

When Williamsburg officials were finally able to open the Kentucky Splash Waterpark last month, Mayor Roddy Harrison admits that he was concerned about possibly too many people wanting to visit the waterpark after being cooped up for the past few months due to COVID-19. Instead,...
Posted On 14 Aug 2020

Kentucky Splash Waterpark remaining open seven days a week; city taking week by week approach

The Kentucky Splash waterpark will continue to remain open seven days a week despite initially low attendance when the waterpark opened earlier this month. “We are going to keep on keeping on right now,” noted Williamsburg Mayor Roddy Harrison Monday morning. The waterpark opened...
Posted On 24 Jul 2020

Attendance down at Kentucky Splash waterpark, possible three-day a week schedule pondered

For much of June, Williamsburg city officials fretted over whether they would be allowed to open the Kentucky Splash waterpark at all this summer, and, if so, what the maximum capacity at the park would be at any given time due to COVID-19 restrictions. What they finally...
Posted On 15 Jul 2020

W’burg waterpark slated to open on Wednesday, July 1

It’s official. The Kentucky Splash waterpark is opening this summer. “We are going to open July 1. We are in the process of getting it COVID-19 ready right now,” Williamsburg Mayor Roddy Harrison said Friday afternoon. “We have been working as if we were going to open. We have...
Posted On 29 Jun 2020

Kentucky Splash Waterpark eyeing July 1 opening

If all goes well, it appears that the Kentucky Splash Waterpark will open for business this summer, but expect the park to look quite a bit different than what it normally does with one-third or one-half of the usual number of guests being allowed to enter. “We are still moving...
Posted On 12 Jun 2020

Bid awarded on phase one of waterpark project

Williamsburg is moving ahead full steam with the first phase of its planned renovation and expansion of the Kentucky Splash Waterpark. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a Member? Join Us
Posted On 04 Mar 2020

W’burg plans $6 million recreation, tourism renovation around waterpark

Officials unveiled a three-phase, $6 million plan during Monday night’s Williamsburg City Council meeting that will add two new softball fields, a new walking and bicycling path, new campground sites, a splash pad, and a swimming pool to attractions in or around the Kentucky...
Posted On 13 Feb 2020