The Freddie Herriman Pederson Splashpad is an ADA accessible water spray ground that will provide hours of summer fun for ALL children!

 

Splashpad young children's spray park. A young child in a wheelchair is being assisted by another child, enjoying the park.

Hours

During Pool Season
9:00am – 1:00pm:  FREE
1:00pm – 8:00pm: Entry with paid pool admission.
All patrons must exit the splashpad at 1:00pm, and re-enter through the aquatic center front desk.

After Pool Season
10:00am – 5:00pm:  FREE
Splashpad will remain open until weather falls below 68 degrees.

 

Rules

  1. No attendant on duty. Parents or guardians are responsible for the supervision and conduct of their children at all times
  2. Children 8 years and younger must be supervised by an adult 16 years or older. Ratio: 1 adult/5 children.
  3. Patrons with contagious diseases or infectious conditions are not allowed in the facility.
  4. No alcohol or glass containers are allowed in the splashpad.
  5. The water from splashpad is not suitable for drinking. Please use the drinking fountain.
  6. The splashpad will follow the pools hourly safety breaks from 1:00 – 8:00pm.
  7. No running or rough play is allowed.
  8. Only bare feet or aqua socks are allowed on the splashpad play surface.
  9. Baby strollers or carriers are not allowed on the splashpad play surface.
  10. Soap, shampoos, conditioners, lotions, or body washes are not allowed on the splashpad play surface.
  11. Only clean swim apparel may be worn on the splashpad play surface.
  12. Children who are not toilet trained must wear tightly fitting plastic pants over a swim diaper.
  13. When thunder is heard, lightening is seen, or the Thorguard System is activated, including a 30-minute period after the last lightening or thunder is detected patrons must leave the facility and seek shelter.
  14. The facility will not open if the air temperature is less than 68 degrees.
  15. Climbing on the features and fences is not allowed.
  16. The splashpad may close due to: inclement weather, mechanical breakdown, health code requirements, or park district programming.
  17. The Barrington Park District has the discretion to make changes at any time for the safety of our patrons.
  18. Chairs may not be brought into the splashpad area.

Organized groups larger than 9 must have advanced reservations with the district’s rental coordinator. Please call (847) 304-5296. Fees will apply.