Splash Pad

Features

  • Great for Family and kids of all ages
  • Dump Buckets
  • Water cannons to spray your friends
  • A Tot-Mister and Aqua Dome
  • Several ground geysers and water jets
  • 2 Shade structures and benches

Location

9229 Emerson St.
Des Plaines, IL 60016

Hours

  • Monday-Friday: 1-7 pm
  • Saturday: 12-7 pm
  • Sunday: 12-5 pm

The water spray park opens Memorial Day Weekend throughout the summer and closes Labor Day.

  • May 26-May 28, June 2-3 Weekend Hours ONLY
  • June 4-August 12 Full Summer Hours
  • August 13-September 3 Weekend Hours ONLY

Price

  • Free

The daily temperature outside must be at least 70 degrees to open.

Registration/Entrance

  • The WSP may shut down from 4-5 pm (M-Sa) in order for the staff to properly check and maintain the facility (i.e. chemicals, backwash)
  • An adult may supervise their child of 8 yrs or older from outside the WSP but must stay within sight. Any children under 8 years of age, adult should accompany child inside the WSP for safety reasons

Rules

  • The Water Spray Park will not be in operation if temperature is below 70 degrees
  • Swim suits and/or appropriate attire must be worn at all times
  • All children 8 and younger must be accompanied by an adult
  • If lightning is in the area, the Water Spray Park will close for 30 minutes from last sight of lightning. If this occurs towards the end of the session, there are no refunds
  • All participants must conduct themselves in a courteous, safe, and family-oriented manner. Offensive language or disruptive behavior will not be tolerated
  • For your safety, please do not climb, hang, swing, or pull on any of the water spray park equipment
  • Food and/or beverages of any kind are not allowed in the water spray park except during rentals (under shelter only). No glass containers are allowed at any time
  • Please walk at all times
  • The Water Spray Park is designed for recreation ONLY. Soaps or shampoos are not allowed
  • Please do not have any jewelry or decorations that can clog the filter
  • Laughing is ENCOURAGED!!

Procedures

  • Weather/Rain – See Current Weather
    • The WSP will shut down at the first sighting of lightning or hearing of thunder. The WSP will not re-open until 30 minutes have elapsed since the most recent Thunder and/or Lightning.
    • There are no refunds for weather related closures.
    • WSP will not open if outside temperature is not at least 70 degrees.
  • WSP supervisor may kick out patrons for inappropriate conduct
  • Lost and Found will be kept in the Dee office closet
  • Proper swimming attire is worn while using WSP.
  • Food is not allowed inside the WSP area except for during facility rentals and then only under the sheltered area.

Rentals

  • There is a $50 deposit for rental of the WSP
  • Food will only be allowed during rentals and must remain under the pavilion
  • No glass objects are allowed regardless of rental
  • Supervisor will be on duty during rentals.
  • Staff will hang the Rental sign at the entrance and ensure the rental has exclusive use from the public.