MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- He normally lives in a pineapple under the sea, but he spend some time at a water park in the Lowcountry on Wednesday.
SpongeBob Squarepants made his Charleston debut at Splash Island Water Park at the Palmetto Islands County Park.
The beloved Nickelodeon character was the first of several to visit select parks for photo opportunities and meetings with fans. Each Wednesday this summer someone from the network will drop in at a park.
"In addition to SpongeBob Squarepants we will also be Diego, Dora from Dora the Explorer, and we will have Blue from Blues Clues," said Sarah Reynolds with the parks system.
The character meet and greets are free with admission to Splash Island, Splash Zone, and Whirlin' Waters.