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Parrot island waterpark wins big at annual best of the best awards

Thursday, October 10, 2019
Parrot Island Waterpark Wins Big At Annual Best Of The Best Awards

DATE: October 10, 2019
CONTACT: Chad Jones, Rightmind Advertising
PHONE: 479-242-2167

Fort Smith, Ark - October 10, 2019 - Staff members from Parrot Island Waterpark of Fort Smith, Arkansas recently attended the annual Best of the Best Awards Gala on Friday, October 4th at the Fort Smith Convention Center. Online voting began in August with the waterpark landing in the top 3 in 3 different categories. The overall winners were announced at the ceremony last week.

Parrot Island won first place for Best Place for a Birthday Party, Best Family Amusement and Best Local Tourist Attraction.
"We would like to thank everyone who voted for us. These awards make us really proud because we know that the citizens in our area are the ones who voted for us to win. The team at Parrot Island Waterpark works really hard during the season to make this a fun place for our community to spend their summers." Said Kyle Taylor, General Manager, Parrot Island Waterpark.

Attending the event on behalf of the waterpark were Lauren Mathis, Marketing Supervisor, Lucinda White, Assistant General Manager, Miles Epperson, Group Sales Supervisor and Kyle Taylor, General Manager.

Parrot Island Waterpark features the region's only FlowRider® and wave pool, four awesome twisting 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, go karts, 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 outstanding 27-hole county golf course.

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