PHOTO: Rite of summer

  

Auburn Municipal Beach opens
Russ Dillingham/Sun Journal

Brink Beaullieu, 12, of Lewiston, left, tries to avoid a bucket of water thrown by Eve Walker, 10, of Lewiston, Saturday afternoon at the Auburn Municipal Beach. The area, known in the past as the Gate House, the Outlet Beach, Fair Street Beach, the Municipal Beach and others, will soon get an official name. Saturday's kickoff with free food, music, games, prizes and Zumba classes marked the official opening for the season. To see more photos from the event, visit: sunjournal.com/beach061612

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Tizz Crowley's picture

"Opening of the Beach " Celebration- Russ Captured Enthusiasm

Great photos- Russ Dillingham definitely caught the enjoyment of the day. The beach park looked great thanks to Auburn Parks crew. There are clean working bathrooms thats to volunteers from Auburn Water District staff. It was easy to get to the beach thats to the LA Transit Committee that has established regular bus routes starting opening day.

I hope the community will enjoy the beach and respect the property so it remains in great shape for all. Remeber the beach is opened daily. There are lovely spots to just relax and read or jump right in... to the great Lake Auburn water!

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