'Wet ‘n Wild Waterfest' at Wappapello Lake July 6 - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

'Wet ‘n Wild Waterfest' at Wappapello Lake July 6

WAPPAPELLO LAKE, MO (KFVS) -

Wappapello Lake is one place to enjoy your summer activities.

According to the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Annual Ranger Willie B. Safe’s Wet ‘n Wild Waterfest will be held on July 6.

This free event is co-sponsored with the SEMO Regional Water Safety Council and will be held at the Redman Creek Beach from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

According to the Corps of Engineers, day use fees will be waived at the Redman Creek Beach for the event, and concessions will be provided by the Wappapello Volunteer Fire Department.

Join in the fun during these scheduled activities:

10 a.m. - Registration/Begin Boat Construction

11 a.m. - Life-Jacket Fashion show.

11:30 a.m. - Pass the Sponge

Noon - Sand Sculpture Contest Begins

12:45 p.m. - Inner Tube Races

1:30 p.m. - Hypothermia Game/ OHIO (Optical Hydro Illusion Obstacle) Challenge

2 p.m. - Tug-O-War/Sand Sculpture Judging

2:30 p.m. - Water Balloon Toss

3 p.m. - Cardboard Boat Races

4 p.m. - Event ends

Fireworks are at dusk at the Visitor Center and Redman Creek Recreation Areas.

For more information, contact the Wappapello Lake Management Office at (573) 222-8562.

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