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April 17, 2013

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April 17, 2013 "Rock the Wake" Wakeboard Island Cable Park opening May 18th Parker, AZ – "Rock the Wake" the official Grand Opening for "Wakeboard Island, at BlueWater Resort and Casino" is slated for May 18, 2013. promotions or events at the BlueWater Resort & Casino, call toll free 888243-3360 or visit us on the web at Wakeboard Island will be a 2 tower, cable pulley system that will allow wake borders to experience a "skatepark style" wakeboard ride, without the need for a boat. Opened in 1999, BlueWater Resort & Casino, along the shores of the Colorado River in Parker, Arizona, is fast becoming the entertainment capital of western Arizona. An enterprise of the Colorado River Indian Tribes. BlueWater features 200 river and Mountain View rooms and suites, over 500 slot machines, table games, poker room and a bingo hall. Nationally renowned celebrities appear regularly at the BlueWater Amphitheater and Show Room; past performances include Ramon Ayala, Dwight Yoakum, Willie Nelson, and George Lopez among many others. The resort has over 100-slip marina, and several restaurants including River Willow, the Parker area's most outstanding steakhouse as well as The River's Edge Cantina, a dockside open-air marina restaurant and night club. For reservations and information, call 1-888243-3360 or There will be a designated course for riders of ALL skill levels. The course features will be a double side kicker and sixty foot flat box with elevated rail for advanced riders, as well as, an open center section for beginners riding for the very first time. The course will be placed inside the existing Marina, and will allow for a worry free ride, completely separated from boat traffic. The May 18th "Rock the Wake" Wakeboard Island Grand Opening at BlueWater Resort and Casino is presented by: Body Glove and Hyperlite Wakeboards. "Rock the Wake" from 11am to 5pm with live music featuring Voodoo Glow Skulls, Wrong Beach, The White Kaps and other live entertainment. Professional wakeboard exhibitions with appearances by Centurion Rider Ricky Gonzalez, Hyperlite Pro Trever Maur, ASU Wake Devils and more. Entertainment is free to the public. There will be vendors, drink and food specials at the River's Edge Cantina. For more details visit and like us on Facebook for all the up to the minute "Rock the Wake" happenings! For more information on future AUL -H We sell U BOXES 5 RV SPACES STORAGE VENDOR SPACES ON MAIN STREET 543 W. Main, Quartzsite Call: 360-961-3866 BEST AUTO RV & TRUCK REPAIR S ! ERVICE YOU CAN DEPEND ON 585 N. Central Quartzsite Open Mon-Fri 8-5 Johnny DelPino, Owner 928-927-8787 36th Annual Great Western Tube Float Parker, AZ - June 8th is the date! Get a Tube and a lifejacket and float about 8 miles down the Colorado River to the BlueWater Resort & Casino! Meet lots of folks from all over and have a great time. Prizes for many different categories of "floaters". Don't forget waterproof sunscreen! The Parker Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to have The BlueWater Resort & Casino as our title sponsor again this year and Parker Rotary Club as a Partner Sponsor. This year they are changing a few things to help make the day more fun! The cost was lowered to just $10 per floater. The first 300 to pre-register will receive a sponsor goody bag and an official event T-Shirt. There will be a limited number of T-shirts available so register early. As most of you know, only registered floaters will be eligible to participate in the drawings at the BlueWater Resort & Casino River's Edge Cantina. This year they will be launching at La Paz County Park. Patria Flats Day Use Park will be closed. If you are preregistered, you will get VIP parking at the south end of La Paz County Park where the event will launch. For more information call 928 6692174. Register online NOW!! The first 300 to register get a free T-shirt! Experienced HANDYMAN Residential and RV Plumbing & Electrical Service & Repair. Minor Carpentry & Yard Work. All Work Guaranteed - FREE Estimates! • Qtz. Business Licensed Call Bud 928-583-3905

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