Farmington's Bisti Bay will have a soft opening on July 10

Hannah Grover
Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Farmington will open the doors of Bisti Bay at Brookside Park for 200 swimmers this week.

The new water park will have its soft opening at 11:30 a.m. on July 10. Admission will be $4 per person and will cover the entire day.

Bisti Bay's hours will be 11:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. on July 10.

The water park has the capacity for 400 people, however the city will operate at half capacity on July 10 to allow lifeguards to adjust rotations and prepare for the grand opening on July 13.

Phyllis Kitseallyboy swims in the lazy river, Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at Bisti Bay at Brookside Park.

More information is available at by calling the Farmington Aquatic Center at 505-599-1167 or visiting

Hannah Grover covers government for The Daily Times. She can be reached at 505-564-4652 or via email at

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McKenzie Bateman practices rescuing Gracie Baker, Wednesday, July 3, 2019, during lifeguard training at Bisti Bay at Brookside Park.
Lifeguards float in the lazy river section of the Bisti Bay at Brookside Park.

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