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Blue Bayou Water Park to open in May, Dixie Landin’ Theme Park will remain closed

By Bria Gremillion 

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) – After being closed for over a year, Blue Bayou has announced that the water park will reopen in May.

But there are hundreds of positions that need to be filled in the meantime.

Due to a staffing shortage brought on by the pandemic, Blue Bayou is hoping to fill over 700 positions in the coming weeks.



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Anyone over the age of 15 can apply for the following positions:

  • Lifeguard
  • Food Service
  • Admissions
  • First Aid

Dixie Landin’ Theme Park will remain closed in 2021, the park announced in a statement.

Blue Bayou will open for daily operations on May 22, with 100 percent capacity.

All previously purchased tickets and season passes from 2020 will be honored in 2021.