Don’t let the summer heat keep you from going outside! Explore one of the many splash parks in Indy with the whole family. Don’t forget the sunscreen! Most of these parks are free to the public.
Indianapolis Zoo: The Splash Park is open on hot days over 70 degrees during regular zoo hours. (317) 630-2001, www.indyzoo.com
Billericay Park: The Splash Pad is open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day from 10 AM – 8 PM daily. (317) 595-3150, www.fishers.in.us
Dillon Park: In the midst of the parks 77.5 acres is the splash park that opened officially on May 19th. Hours of operation are 10 AM – 7 PM. (317) 776-6350, www.cityofnoblesville.org
Mulberry Fields: Cool off from a day at the skate park, walking trails, and athletic fields in the splash parks. (317) 733-2275, www.zionsville-in.gov
Avon-Washington Township Park: The Shangri-La Splash Pad is sure to bring a smile to your kids’ faces on those hot summer days. Open daily, 11 AM – 6 PM. (317) 745-0785,
The following are Carmel Clay Parks that contain spray parks. Play features vary by site. Visit www.carmelclayparks.com or call (317) 848-7275 for specific park details.
West Park: Among its many other great amenities, this park has an interactive, farm-themed water feature/spray park. Open daily from dusk until dawn, Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. (317) 848-7275, www.carmelclayparks.com
Lawrence W. Inlow Park: While a little smaller than most Carmel parks, the interactive fountain in the spray park is sure to cool off anybody on a hot day.
The following are Indy Parks Spray Grounds. Play features vary by site. Visit www.indy.gov or call (317) 327-PARK for specific park details.
Andrew Ramsey Park: 310 W. 42nd Street
Arsenal Park: 1400 E. 46th Street
Bowman Park: 3600 Auburn Road
Broadway & 61st Park: 6051 N. Broadway Street
Centennial & Groff Park: 2300 Centennial
Clayton & LaSalle: 401 S. LaSalle Street
Christian Park: 4200 English Avenue
Grassy Creek Park: 10510 E. 30th Street
Haughville Park: 520 N. Belleview Place
Municipal Gardens: 1831 Lafayette Road
Riverwood Park: 7201 Crittendon Ave.
Washington Park: 3130 E. 30th Street
Wes Montgomery Park: 3501 N. Hawthorne Lane
Willard Park & Pool: 1901 E. Washington
Windsor Village Park: 6510 E. 25th Street