Cool off at one of the many spraygrounds or splash pads in Omaha this summer. Spraygrounds in Omaha operate 9 am to 8 pm daily, beginning first Saturday in May through the last Sunday in September, weather permitting.
Spraygrounds or splash pads are a fun safe option to play in the water. No matter where you live in the Omaha area, there is a splash pad for you!
Spraygrounds are especially great for young children because you don’t have to worry about if kids are able to swim and they are FREE! Pack some snacks and water bottles and make it a play date.
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Spraygrounds and Splash Pads in + around Omaha
North of Dodge + East of 680
7002 Military Ave, Omaha, NE 68104
The rubber-padded water area includes 29 spray features with images of cattails, insects, and flowers. Around the spray ground is a picnic table area with a shade canopy.
Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge
705 Riverfront Dr, Omaha, NE 68102
Located next to the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge and the Missouri River, water sprays from the circular plaza. Restrooms located in the National Park Service Building.
4405 Fontenelle Blvd, Omaha, NE 68104
Nine spray features including colorful dumping bells, spinners, and spray “flowers”. Ground sprays are interactive – when a child steps on a spray, nearby sprays react by rising higher. Water jellies are low sprays that are toddler-friendly.
4573 N 138th St.
This new splash pad has fourteen different water features including a spray loop, snail, water tunnel, and numerous ground sprays. The main water element is the Twinsplash, a bucket tower that creates anticipation and excitement with its two water wave effect.
1920 Pinkney St, Omaha, NE 68110
Features interactive palm trees, spray hoops, and ground sprays.
809 Carter Lake Shore Drive
Features a serpentine stream bed with playful fish, flowing water plants, and many other fascinating water play elements designed to evoke thoughtful and imaginative play. The main water element is the large 50-gallon dump bucket.
2707 Redick Ave.
The largest sprayground in Omaha! It has a Viking theme with 37 spray features, including a Viking ship, sea monster, and large dump bucket. Bonus: there is shaded seating for parents.
6502 Hartman Ave, Omaha, NE 68104
It has a space theme with the sun, stars, and planets illustrated in the rubber surfacing. Spray components include a water wheel, an arch, spray hoops, a donut, and ground sprays.
Sandy’s Splish Splash Garden
500 South 20th Street, Omaha, NE
Cool off outside the Omaha Children’s Museum.
South of Dodge and East of 75
Alaskan Adventure at Henry Doorly Zoo
3701 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68107
Access with zoo admission. Public restrooms and changing areas are available next to the exhibit.
5724 S 41st Ave, Omaha, NE 68107
A sun-themed water playground has an area designed for smaller children.
3104 Jefferson St, Omaha, NE 68107
The spray features are activated by sensors and include a sea serpent, spray hoops, and daisies.
Swinging water buckets, children-controlled water sprays, water tunnels, and more.
Looking Glass Splash Pad
Hastings Banner Park
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Central between I-680 and Highway 75
Seymor Park All Play Complex, Ralston
6802 Harrison St, Omaha, NE 68127
This sprayground is universally accessible with no curbs or steps. There is plenty of handicap parking.
Stinson Park at Aksarben Village
Splash in the fountain near the tower in the center of the park.
West of I-680
Features a spray tunnel, water sprays, showers, and a giant water–pouring bucket.
Stone Ridge Park
4655 N 163rd St, Omaha, NE 68116
This neighborhood sprayground includes a spray tunnel, small water buckets, jumping streams and more.
Westwood Heights Park
The rainbow, serpent, ground sprays, dumping buckets, elephant, and sea horse spray cannons are touch-activated.
Papillon & La Vista
Cimarron Woods Park
7419 S 101st Ave, La Vista, NE 68128
This unique sprayground features a towering spinning water feature, geysers, and spray tunnels.
Eagle Ridge Park
2122 Cobblestone Rd, Papillion, NE 68133
Kids will love the pelican dump-bucket, a blue whale misting system, sunflower sprays, bubblers, and a geyser.
Schwer Splash Pad
800 West Centennial Road, Papillion, NE 68046
Check out the shower flowers, dumping buckets, spray cannons, and rainbow rings.
Shadow Lake Towne Center
7775 Olson Dr, Papillion, NE 68046
Let the kids cool off after you’re done shopping!
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Council Bluffs, Springfield, and Louisville
1st Avenue & Pearl Street, Council Bluffs, IA
Kids can run and splash in the fountain. Be sure to look for the six squirrel statues around the park.
Fairmount Park, Council Bluffs, IA
Enjoy views of the Omaha skyline from the splash pad.
This two-tiered spray park features a waterfall, dump bucket, fountain, and more.
The water features are operated by sensors at this park.
What a great resource!
What a great resource for Dads too. I will definitely have to check some of these out with the kids. Does anyone have a favorite splash pad?
Thank you so much!
Your welcome! So glad you found it helpful!