A couple of years ago, Washington Park wouldn’t have been much of a spot to have a picnic. In a few months, though, the fountains in
the water park will be turned back on after a long winter and children
will clamp their feet over the pop-up jets and watch the clear blue
water trickle between their toes.
Last January, former Southgate House
marketing director Morrella Raleigh felt she and her father Ross Raleigh
would never find a new location for what had become one of the
country’s highest profile and most original music venues.