Charlotte, North Carolina: Fountain of Big Spitting Fish

In summer, if you dare, walk onto a circular plaza and see if you can escape being drenched by three big fish, spitting at random.
Levine Ave. of the Arts, Charlotte, NC
Downtown, in a small park at S. Tryon St. and Levine Ave. of the Arts (formerly W. 1st St.). Across the street from the Disco Chicken and just southwest of the Brick Kids.
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Fish Fountain.

Giant Fish Fountain

A water fountain with three big fish squirts water during warm months. It's located in the same park as the Brick Kids.

[Signman Joe, 04/10/2014]

The 10-foot-tall fish were sculpted by Carolyn Braaksma and installed in 2003.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Tall Stacks of Big Bronze BooksTall Stacks of Big Bronze Books, Charlotte, NC - < 1 mi.
Brick Kids - Life is an Open BookBrick Kids - Life is an Open Book, Charlotte, NC - < 1 mi.
Disco ChickenDisco Chicken, Charlotte, NC - < 1 mi.
In the region:
Children's Shoe House, Lincolnton, NC - 29 mi.

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