Published: May 23, 2013 6:34 AM EDT
Updated: May 23, 2013 8:58 AM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla. – Sun Splash Family Waterpark will begin its summer operating schedule on Friday, May 24 with new park hours from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day of the week. Sun Splash’s seven day a week schedule, which coincides with the Lee County School District’s summer break, will run through August 7.

In addition to beginning its daily schedule, the park will host its first “Aqua Theatre Night” of the season on Friday, May 24 from 6-10 p.m. featuring the movie “Soul Surfer” on a giant inflatable movie screen at dusk. “Aqua Theatre Nights,” which are being held the fourth Friday of the month from May through July, showcase special evening hours, family friendly movies and discounted event prices of $8 for Cape Coral residents, $10 for non-residents, and $5 for same day park guests(excluding sales tax and parking fees). Sun Splash season pass holders are admitted for free.

Sun Splash is the largest waterpark in Southwest Florida and is home to over 14 acres of pools, slides, tubes, and rides for the whole family including three thrilling speed slides, a Main Stream River Tube Ride, and a Tot Spot for small children.

“With temperatures climbing in the summer months, Sun Splash is the perfect place to cool down and beat the heat every day of the week,” said Sandra Greiner, Waterpark Manager. “We are looking forward to hosting local residents and visitors for safe and affordable family fun all summer long!”

For more information on Sun Splash, including admission rates, summer camps, birthday party packages and directions to the park, call (239) 574-0558 or visit You can also sign up to receive free e-mail updates on the Sun Splash website, become a fan of Sun Splash on Facebook, and follow the park on Twitter at for the latest news and specials.

Sun Splash Family Waterpark is Southwest Florida’s largest waterpark with 14 acres of slides, pools, food and fun for all ages. It is owned and operated by the City of Cape Coral Parks & Recreation Department. Sun Splash is located at 400 Santa Barbara Blvd., just 2.5 miles north of Veterans Parkway in Cape Coral, Fla. For additional information, visit the Sun Splash Web site at or call (239) 574-0558.