Lake Compounce opened this weekend for locals

Lake Compounce logo (2015)If you are a Bristol or Southington resident, you have one more chance to visit Lake Compounce Family Theme Park before they close for the season.

On Saturday, Sept. 10 and Sunday, Sept. 11, the park will be extending its summer season to locals from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. for a Bristol and Southington Appreciation Weekend.

Residents of both towns will be admitted to the park for $15. Bristol and Southington seniors (ages 60 and older) will be admitted for $10. Proof of residency is required. Tickets can be purchased at the park.

The park will also be open to the general public with tickets discounted $8 off the regular admission.

Crocodile Cove will not be open.