We're all ready for some summer fun this year! Grab the kids and head out to one of our many local splash pads.
In Cedar Rapids during the Summer of 2020, patrons are asked to use their own discretion regarding use. Splash pads will operate for more hours than in previous years. They will turn on at 9:00 a.m. each day, and turn off at 9:00 p.m.
Splash pad locations include:
Cedar Valley Park, 2250 Blakely Boulevard SE
Cleveland Park, 1600 8th Avenue SW
Daniels Park, 940 Oakland Road NE
Greene Square, 400 4th Avenue SE
Hayes Park, 1924 D Street SW
Hidder Park, 10th Street and 14th Avenue SE
Jacolyn Park, Jacolyn Drive and Gordon Avenue NW
Noelridge Park, 4900 Council Street NE
Redmond Park, 3rd Avenue and 16th Street SE
Time Check Park, 5th Street and J Avenue NW
Twin Pines Park, 3500 42nd Street N
Marion's splash pads at Thomas Park (343 Marion Blvd, Marion, IA 52302) and Gill Park (3450 Hawthorne St, Marion, IA 52302) are open! They will be available extended hours from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. daily through Labor Day.
Splash pads are open in:
Tucker Park (101 B Ave, Hiawatha, IA 52233) and Guthridge Park (704 Emmons St, Hiawatha, IA 52233) from 10:00 a.m. each day, and turn off at 8:00 p.m.
The sensors on the fire hydrants, along with the benches will be sanitized daily. All other play pieces on the splash pads will not be disinfected, and as a reminder, the water is not chlorinated. Both pads will be power washed each morning before opening. Patrons are asked to use at their own discretion.
Health guidelines are in place that include:
Maintain social distancing standards of a minimum of six feet between users.
If you have been sick in the last two weeks or have a cough, fever or other flu like symptoms, stay home for your health and the safety of others.
Individuals 60 years of age and older, or those with underlying conditions, should stay at home to avoid potential exposures.