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Parrot island waterpark hosts coats for kids winter coat drive

Thursday, August 01, 2019
Parrot Island Waterpark Hosts Coats For Kids Winter Coat Drive
DATE: August 1, 2019
CONTACT: Kayla Jones, Media and Production Manager Rightmind Advertising
PHONE: 479-242-2167


Fort Smith, Arkansas - August 1, 2019 - Parrot Island Waterpark of Fort Smith, AR is honored to partner with The Salvation Army to host the Coats for Kids Winter Coat Drive from August 1 to September 2.

New and gently used coats for men, women, and children of all sizes will be accepted. Dona- tions can be made at Parrot Island Waterpark during office hours. Now until August 11, Parrot Island is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. August 12 through September 2, Parrot Is- land will be open Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Season calendar available at

Those who donate to Coats for Kids at Parrot Island Waterpark will be given a coupon for a BOGO (Buy One Get One Free) Day Pass to use during the 2019 or 2020 season. One coupon per coat will be distributed.

"The Salvation Army is excited to partner with Parrot Island Waterpark to host a Coat Drive. Coats donated during this time will be given away during the annual community Thanksgiving Day Lunch at The Salvation Army. After this, they are stored at our Family Store and clients can come into our office to get a voucher to pick up a coat. Each year, The Salvation Army gives one coat per person to anyone that needs one until all donated coats are given away." Susan Adams, Salvation Army
For questions, please contact Susan Adams at The Salvation Army (479) 285-0815.

2020 Season Passes are on sale now at 10% off 2019 prices. Guests who purchase their 2020 Season Passes now will receive the remainder of the 2019 season for free. Prices for the 2020 Season Pass start as low as $53. Guests are encouraged to purchase their passes now as this is a discounted offer.

Parrot Island Waterpark features the region's only FlowRider, wave pool, four awesome twist- ing turning water slides, a relaxing lazy river, an activity pool and a themed children's aquatic play area. The outdoor waterpark has over 370,000 gallons of aquatic fun and has a variety of amenities, including party pavilions, cabana rentals, food and beverage concessions, 800 complimentary deck and lounge chairs, over 250 complimentary water tubes, expansive grass lawns for relaxing and much more, and is open Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Located at Ben Geren Park, residents and visitors can enjoy Parrot Island Waterpark along with miniature golf, playground equipment, outdoor picnic areas and pavilions, softball and soccer fields, tennis courts, a 1 ½ mile fitness and circuit walking trail, two 18-hole disk golf courses, over eight miles of paved bike trails, 11 miles of mountain bike trails, and an out- standing 27-hole county golf course.

For more information, please visit . Parrot Island Waterpark is also on Facebook at and on Twitter @ParrotIslandWP