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Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach-area water parks open Memorial Day weekend

Two more area water parks open for the summer on Memorial Day weekend. Prices vary by site, and each has combination rates available for all-day rides nearby:

— Wild Water & Wheels, 910 U.S. Business S., Surfside Beach: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. May 26, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 27-29. Rides and miniature golf open later in day and usually closing later as well. Season passes available. 843-238-3787 or

— Splashes Oceanfront Water Park, 300 S. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach, across from Family Kingdom Amusement Park, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily starting May 27. 843-626-3447 or