Don’t let the dog days of summer get you down! Take your little one’s to one of these great spray grounds!!
First, check out this great resource from Northeast Ohio Family Fun. Here you will find a full list of spraygrounds, splash pads, spray basins, and spray parks all listed by Ohio’s counties.
Location: 7221 Bellflower Road, Mentor, OH
This interactive spray park is open daily from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. June through August. Free to park users, this brightly-colored 3,000 square foot area includes:
• Three large ground sprays • Two interactive elephant water cannons • Donut spray • Two activation bollards • A flower shower • A sunflower spray • Family-friendly bathrooms
The self-activated sprays allow young children to turn the water on for themselves. Children need to be supervised by adults as there are no lifeguards or supervisors in the park. For the safety of all users, swim diapers must be worn by children not yet toilet trained. Instructions and rules are posted.
Location: 14730 Springdale Avenue, Middlefield, Ohio
Sprinklers are on from 10am to 8pm during summer months. Free of charge. Two splash pad areas, a large playground area, paved walking paths, gazebo, toilet facilities. Many picnic tables with shade.
Location: 1840 Brainard Road, Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124-3928, Ohio, (between Cedar and Mayfield)
The spray ground has different areas for different ages of children and interests. The main area includes a huge water play structure which includes slides and net climbers.
To complete the sprayground, GTShade units were added to help keep those not in the water cool too.