KINGSPORT, Tenn. -

A local water park is opening it's outdoor park two weeks earlier than expected.

The Kingsport Aquatic Center opened its outdoor facility Monday.

Staff told News 5 WCYB lifeguards spent the last week getting it ready.

They cleaned, fixed up the deck, and pumped up all of the tubes for the lazy river.

Hundreds of people visited the center every day last year during the park's inaugural season.

For more information about the Kingsport Aquatic Center, click here.