Summer Spraygrounds and Spraypads


Louisville Parks and Recreation offers 2 outdoor pools, as well as 30 spraygrounds and spraypads to help keep you cool in the summer. Learn more by contacting Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center.

Our Aquatics program provides swimming classes year round and Lifeguard Training courses from February through June. Learn more about Lifeguard Employment opportunities.

Louisville Parks Pools will Open:

Algonquin Park
1614 Cypress Street, 40210
Open Daily: 11am - 4pm • Closed Tuesdays

Sun Valley Park
6506 Bethany Lane, 40272
Open Daily: 1pm - 6 p.m. • Closed Wednesdays


Modern Spraygrounds:

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

Traditional Spraypads:

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

*Note: All sprayground and spraypads are open from dawn to dusk, unless notified otherwise.


Local spraygrounds and spraypads NOT managed by Louisville 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 Louisville Parks.

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