Water World, Elitch Gardens Water Park, Pirate's Cove open this weekend

Water parks in the metro area are opening this weekend.

- Water World opens Saturday in Federal Heights.The water park features 46 water attractions and has been rated as one of America's top ten water parks by the Travel Channel. Water World says it has 12,300 feet of water slides.

- Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park opens Saturday in Denver. Guests can play on water slides, in the wave pool and enjoy all the attractions at there park, as well.

- Pirate's Cove in Englewood also opens Saturday. The outdoor aquatic facility features pools, a slide tower and a lazy river.