Aquatics and Water Sports
Splash Pool Information & Hours of Operation

A splash pool is a splash pad with standing water and spray features; offering water play specifically aimed at children ages 10 and under. City of Des Moines Splash Pools are staffed, however, parental supervision is strongly encouraged.

Days/Hours of Operation
Ashby Park
May 24 thru September 14
Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
M.L. King Park
May 24 thru August 19
Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
Pete Crivaro Park
May 24 thru August 19
Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m
Union Park
May 24 thru September 14
Monday - Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Holidays, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Locations

Ashby Park - 3200 38th Street
M.L. King Park - 1650 Garfield Avenue
Pete Crivaro Park - 1012 SE 14th Street
Union Park - 725 Thompson Avenue