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Six Flags Over Georgia opens for its 2014 season

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AUSTELL, Ga. -

It was opening day at Six Flags Over Georgia on Saturday. The park opened its gates this weekend for their 2014 season.

The Austell theme park is a big attraction for families and job seekers. Park officials said they are expecting to hire around 3,000 employees this year. That is 17-percent increase from the previous year.

Promoters tell FOX 5 News that the park will feature a new attraction this year called the Hurricane Harbor Water Park.

Six Flags Over Georgia has been around for just under 50 years. It first opened its gates in 1967.

For more information on Six Flags Over Georgia: sixflags.com/overgeorgia‎

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