OTTUMWA — Labor Day weekend is the final weekend of the season for the outdoor water park at The Beach Ottumwa. The Beach will be open noon to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, weather permitting.
The Beach will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Monday for general swimmers.
The Beach ends the season with the annual Dog Paddle, a fun event for dogs and their owners to swim together. The Dog Paddle is 6-8 p.m. Monday. Dogs are only allowed in the wave pool. All four-legged guests must be accompanied by an adult 18 or older, be current on all vaccinations and on a leash at all times in the water park.
Admission to the Dog Paddle is one bag of pet food per dog. The pet food is donated to the Heartland Humane Society. Owners are reminded to please bring towels to dry your dog.