Salina Summer Winding Down

It’s a sure sign summer is winding down. Salina’s Kenwood Cove water park will soon be closing for the season.

After closing Sunday evening, the water park will be closed all week, Monday through Friday. Kenwood Cove will be unable to open due to staffing issues. The will be unable to be open Monday through Friday due to so many of their staff moving to college and preparing for school to start.

Kenwood Cove will be open on August 13th and 14th for its last weekend of the summer.

The final event of the season is the Pooch Plunge, on Monday, August 15th.  Adults are invited to bring their dogs for a dip in the pool before it is closed for the season, and cleaned. The  Pooch Plunge event is from 5 till 8. Admission is $5 for adults and dogs get in free.

There are a few rules to remember, which include:

  • Only owners and their dogs will be allowed in water.
  • Owners are limited to two dogs each.
  • Children under 16 are not allowed in pool.
  • Dogs need proof of vaccination.
  • Female dogs in heat are not allowed.
  • Keep dogs on a leash while not in the water.
  • Owners must clean up after their dogs.
  • No dangerous dogs as outlined by the City ordinance passed on August 9, 2004.