(NEW BEDFORD, Mass.) -- The City of New Bedford will unveil a new park on the banks of the Acushnet River on Friday.
New Bedford Parks, Recreation & Beaches, along with the Department of Public Infrastructure and Mayor Jon Mitchell will join community members to celebrate the opening of River's End Park.
The new location will feature a "unique playground" to provide "intentional experiences and create space that give children the opportunity to better understand and appreciate the natural world," according to city officials.
The official celebration is set for 1 p.m. Friday in New Bedford's north end.
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