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The 19 Most Delightful Pictures From That Giant Pop-Up Water Slide In Bristol

How much do you want a water slide right now?

1. On May 4, Park Street in Bristol was turned into an enormous, 250-foot water slide.

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2. 96,573 people entered an online ticket ballot.

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3. And around 360 people went shooting down the street on a lilo.

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4. Some were messier than others.

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9. While others somehow maintained an aura of cool.

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15. But everyone looked as though they were having a total blast.

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16. Local artist Luke Jerram is the man behind the project.

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17. He crowd-funded it through Spacehive.

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18. And it looks as though it was a resounding success.

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