Aquatics and Water Sports
Spraygrounds and Fountains

A Sprayground is a splash pad with spray features and without standing water. Spraygrounds offer unsupervised water play specifically aimed at children ages 10 and under. City of Des Moines staff is not provided at spraygrounds or fountains, parental supervision is required.

NOTE: STARTING OCTOBER 1, WATER SHUT-OFF WILL BEGIN THROUGHOUT THE PARK SYSTEM. THESE FACILITES WILL REMAIN OPEN WEATHER PERMITTING.

Days/Hours of Operation
Spraygrounds
May 2 thru October 11
Daily, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Fountains
May 2 thru October 11
Daily, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Locations

Spraygrounds

Columbus Park - 1921 SE 1st Street

Good Park - 1103 17th Street

Grandview Park - 3230 Easton Blvd  (OPENING IN 2015)

Greenwood Park - 4500 Grand Avenue (UNDER CONSTRUCTION)

McHenry Park - 1012 Oak Park Avenue

Woodlawn Park - 3126 Twana Drive

Fountains

Evelyn K. Davis Park - 1400 Forest Avenue

Sargent Park - 3530 E Douglas Avenue