Robert Kirkland http://wkms.org en Discovery Park Of America Welcomes 23,000 Visitors In First Month http://wkms.org/post/discovery-park-america-welcomes-23000-visitors-first-month <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More than 50 days&nbsp;since its <a href="http://wkms.org/post/union-citys-discovery-park-opens">opening</a>,&nbsp;Union City's Discovery Park of America is enjoying strong visitor numbers and positive feedback. &nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In the month of November, more than 23,000 people entered the 50-acre, $80-million park financed by Entrepreneur and Union City native Robert Kirkland.&nbsp; </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Marketing Director Mary Nita </span>Bondurant<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says the park is a popular spot for field trips. But the booming popularity opening week initially resulted in <a href="http://wkms.org/post/discovery-park-draws-large-crowd-long-lines">long lines at ticket counters</a>.</span></p><p> Wed, 25 Dec 2013 08:25:00 +0000 Rob Canning 37520 at http://wkms.org Discovery Park Of America Welcomes 23,000 Visitors In First Month Discovery Park Celebrates Opening Weekend http://wkms.org/post/discovery-park-celebrates-opening-weekend <p>Discovery Park of America officials say they had a good turnout for its opening weekend.</p><p>Marketing Director Mary Nita Bondurant says the 50-acre park in Union City had&nbsp; more than 4,300 visitors and relatively few glitches.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 17:22:49 +0000 Austin Ramsey 36271 at http://wkms.org Discovery Park Celebrates Opening Weekend