Local waterparks reopen this weekend for Summer season

Cousins Emma Hassell and Hudson Kirby sample the pool water at Whirlin’ Waters Adventure Waterpark at Wannamaker County Park in North Charleston.

All three of the Lowcountry’s water parks open this weekend for the summer season, including Whirlin’ Waters Adventure Waterpark at North Charleston Wannamaker County Park, Splash Zone at James Island County Park and Splash Island at Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park. For now, the parks will be open only on weekends. Splash Zone will be open daily starting May 25, and the other two will open daily starting May 30.

When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday

Where: Whirlin’ Waters, 8888 University Blvd., North Charleston; Splash Zone, 871 Riverland Drive, James Island; Splash Island; 444 Needlerush Parkway, Mount Pleasant

Price: Varies

More info: ccprc.com/1657/Waterparks