Summer Pools and Spraygrounds

In addition to our 30 spraygrounds and spraypads, Metro Parks &
Recreation offers four outdoor pools to help keep you cool in the
summer. Admission is $2 for children 17 and under, and $3 for adults
18 and over. Photo identification is required for anyone age 9 or older;
children 8 or under must be accompanied by a guardian with photo
identification. Metro Parks can make identification cards for children
who need them for $4 per card; call 502/897-9949 for details.

Special 2014 Dates
May 26: Outdoor pools open
July 4: Algonquin, Fairdale, Sun Valley and Norton Pools are open
August 3: Last day for Outdoor Pools

Algonquin Park
1614 Cypress Street, 40210
502/772-7907
Open Daily: 1-6 p.m. • closed Tuesdays

Fairdale (Nelson Hornbeck Park)
709 Fairdale Road, 40118
502/361-8270
Open Daily: 1-6 p.m. • closed Mondays

Norton (Camp Taylor Memorial Park)
4201 Lee Avenue, 40213
502/451-0678
Open Daily: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. • closed Thursdays

Sun Valley Park
6506 Bethany Lane, 40272
502/935-0302
Open Daily: 1-6 p.m. • closed Wednesdays


 

**Reminder: the Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center is open year-round for swimming!




Modern and Traditional Spraygrounds

Modern Spraygrounds

interactive and/or complex spray elements with electronic timing; 20-to 25-week operating schedule

sprayground
Algonquin Park -- 1614 Cypress Street
Baxter Square -- 301 S. 12th Street
Breslin Park -- 1388 Lexington Rd., 40206
California Park -- 1104 S. 16th St., 40210
Crescent Hill Park -- 3110 Brownsboro Rd
Farnsley Park -- 3100 Wedgewood Way
Iroquois Park -- 5216 New Cut Rd.
LaPorte Park -- 2529 Bank Street
Long Run Park -- 1605 Flat Rock Rd.
Nelson Hornbeck Park-- 709 Fairedale Rd.
Petersburg Park --5008 Indian Trail
Riverview Park -- 8202 Greenwood Rd.
Shawnee Park-- 4501 W Broadway
Shelby Park -- 600 E. Oak Street
Wyandotte Park --1104 Beecher Street

Traditional Spraypads
these are converted wading pools, typically with a single obelisk that sprays water; 20-to 25-week operating schedule

spraypad
Bingham Park -- 160 Coral Ave., 40206 
Boone Square Park -- 1935 Rowan St., 40203 
Central Park -- 1340 S 4th St., 40208 
Cherokee Park -- 745 Cochran Hill Rd., 40206
Chickasaw Park -- 1200 Southwestern Pkwy., 40211
Elliott Square Park -- 630 S 28th St., 40211
G.G. Moore Park -- 626 "M" St., 40208
George Rogers Clark Park -- 1024 Thruston Ave., 40217
Huston Quin Park -- 4105 S 1st St., 40214
Parkhill Road -- 1703 S 13th St., 40210
Portland Park -- 640 N 27th St., 40212
Russell Lee Park -- 3701 South
ern Ave., 40211 
Tyler Park -- 1501 Castlewood Ave., 40204
Victory Park -- 1051 S 23rd St., 40210
William Stansbury Park -- 2302 S 3rd St., 40208


Local spraygrounds and spraypads not managed by Metro Parks
If the sprayground or spraypad you're looking for isn't listed above, it may be managed by another agency. Consult the partial list below. Still can't find your sprayground or spraypad? Call 502/456-8100 or e-mail Metro Parks.

Beckley Creek Park -- 1310 South Beckley Station Road
Louisville Zoo -- 1100 Trevilian Way (requires Zoo admission)
Waterfront Park -- downtown (two separate spraygrounds available)


*All sprayground and spraypads are open from dawn to dusk, unless otherwise posted.