Fourth of July revelers can make a splash this year down Americana Boulevard on a 1,000 foot slip-and-slide, according to a Wednesday Slide the City press release.
2015 will be the second year the extra-large slip-and-slide will take up a Boise street for summer fun, but this time it will be wider and on July 4. The slide is also going to be positioned on a steeper incline so sliders can zip faster, according to the release.
"By July 4 we will have successfully completed 30 Slide the City events," said TR Gourley, event organizer.
"We are more prepared and have made adjustments so that this year will be epic."
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In 2014 4,000 residents splashed down a slip-and-slide that took up three blocks of Protest Road.
Early ticket prices are $28 and day-of tickets are $45. Proceeds from the event will go to the for-profit organization Slide the City, with a portion of the profits donated to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Idaho, according to the release.