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 25-September 2

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.
  • 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
    • 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.
    • 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.