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Venture River Family Water Park

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Address: 280 Park Ave, Open Daily, Eddyville, KY 42038-8287
Phone Number: 270-338-7999
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Great time at the water park

We had a good time at the water park it was hot but the water was worth it all the rides was fun to be on and we will visit the park again soon.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Troy, Tennessee
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Eddyville, Kentucky
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice for kids almost nothing for adults. Park was clean and staff friendly. Price is mid to upper range for what they offer. But it is the best water park for a hundred miles in any direction.

Thank pooky1a
Troy, Tennessee
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a good time at the water park it was hot but the water was worth it all the rides was fun to be on and we will visit the park again soon.

Thank mrsbasham85
Las Vegas, Nevada
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119 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this park while trying to entertain the grandkids....the admission was reasonable (military discount...yes). Park was clean, no lines and staff was wonderful. Food prices were reasonable as well....no highway robbery! If in the area...take the family...enough said

Thank lindakerr8
Columbia, Missouri, United States
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54 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With a recent trip to Six Flags water park I had some reservations about this water park. However I was pleasantly surprised! We went on a Monday and there were tons of chairs in the shade & lines were very short. My kids ages 3-8 spent 5 hours there and were busy the whole time. Food was very reasonable. There... More 

Thank Erin E
Fort Campbell, Kentucky
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208 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we took our family here and we were surprised that there was not enough shade... the slides were cool and wave pool was awesome but not enough shade. we had to get shade in the smoking area. but o well. my teenager loved the place and so did my 4 year old. since we also have twins it was hard... More 

Thank christine s
Lisle, Illinois
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting Lake Barkley in July we needed a cool place to take kids other than the Lake. We found this park online and were not disappointed with it. The admission was very reasonable (they offer discounts for following them on Instagram a few days a week). The park was very clean and we never had to wait in line... More 

Thank Keidra J
Lexington, Kentucky
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

My husband grew up near Venture River and went a lot as a kid, he wanted to share the experience with me and our kids so we went. The ticket prices are reasonable. It was $25 for anyone over 54" and $19 for under 54". They offer cabana rentals and although the two chair cabanas were all rented out for... More 

Thank Ronswifeyky
Benton, Kentucky
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Nice employees, love the wave pool and lazy river. My kids and I have come here for ten years, and they love the slides. Private cabanas available for rent. Entrance fee is a little high, but if you stay the entire day, it is worth it. Food is pricey as with any attraction, but you can get a stamp to... More 

Thank amylepore
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

I've gone to this park several times over 15 years and they have only added 2 new things in that time. It's a bit expensive for a family of 6 and you have to take your tubes up and the 4 people tubes get a bit heavy going up a couple flights of stairs. We will probably stick with Santa... More 

Thank Daniel O
Des Plaines, Illinois
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36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Our group had a blast at this water park. There is a wide variety of thrilling slides as well as a lazy river and wave pool. The food for sale in the park is affordable and pretty good. The kids loved the dip 'n dots and us adults loved the roasted candied pecans and cashews as well as the homemade... More 

Thank Elizabeth S

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