August 07, 2012 Kerala Taylor

Ditch the waterpark. Go play in a fountain!

Waterparks are tons of fun, but often expensive and out-of-the-way. Why not cool off downtown, for free? Everyone loves the hypnotic aesthetic appeal of a fountain, but what's even better than admiring a fountain is playing in one!

Here are some of our favorite shots of downtown summer fun:

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