This summer will be too nice to stay indoors and too hot to not enjoy the water, but the idea of going to a swimming pool is daunting. If you are anything like me, you will be spending a lot of time at local splash pads! As always, we are here to make your life a little easier by providing you with a guide to the metro splash pads:
Open daily Memorial Day through Labor Day from 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Bouse Park/Alexis Clark Water Park Located off Indian Meridian between NW 10th and NE 23rd
Barrel Springs Located at the corner of Main & Gilbert
Open daily May 27th through September from 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Barnett Field Splash Pad Located on Kelly Ave. north of Edmond Rd.
Open daily 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., May 27th through July 30th and weekends 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. from July 31st through September 4th.
Douglass Park 901 N Frederick Doughlass Ave.
EB Jeffrey Park 4432 NW 16th St.
Harvest Hills Park 8235 NW 104th St.
Lippert Park 5500 S Shartel Ave.
Macklanburg Park 11700 N Stratford Drive
McCracken Park 425 SE 64th St.
McKinley Park 1300 N McKinley Ave.
Melrose Park 7800 Melrose Ln.
Memorial Park 3600 N Classen Blvd.
Minnis Lakeview Park 12518 NE 36th St.
North Highland Park 301 NW 81st St.
Reed Park 1217 N May Ave.
Schilling Park 537 SE 25th St.
Sellers Park SW 82nd Street and Villa Ave.
Taylor Park 1113 SW 70th St.
Wiley Post Park 2021 S Robinson Ave.
Youngs Park SW 44th Street & Youngs Ave.
Also in Oklahoma City, but not maintained by Parks & Recreation:
Myriad Gardens Thunder Fountain & Seasonal Plaza 301 W. Reno
Open Memorial Day through Labor Day from 10:00 a.m. – dusk.
Lions Park Splash Pad 2201 S Midwest Boulevard
Open daily from 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. starting Memorial Day weekend.
Apple Valley Park 4401 Melrose Dr.
Parmele Park 1308 N. Janeway
Open daily from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. May 28th through September 5th.
Andrews Park 201 W. Daws
Colonial Estates Park 1641 E. Lindsey
Duffner Park 2731 Winston Rd.
Open daily 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunrise Park Splashpad 550 S. Yukon Parkway
As Memorial Day Weekend approaches, we encourage you to check the city website to make sure the splash pad is up and running before heading out the door!