Spraygrounds & Splash Pads in NOVA


The DMV is home to many spraygrounds and splash pads — all guaranteed to help you cool off without having to haul all the pool supplies!



Arlington County

DREW PARK
Arlington, VA

Visit the free sprayground at Drew Park to cool down in the summer heat! With a variety of unique sprayers, such as an umbrella and tunnel sprayer, it’s time to grab some water shoes and get ready for a fun day of outdoor play! This sprayground is conveniently located next to basketball courts, softball fields, and a playground, so there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Please note that restrooms are only available when Drew Community Center is open.

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HAYES PARK
Arlington, VA

Head on into Arlington for some free splish-splash fun at the Hayes Park space-themed sprayground! This shady, three-acre park also includes tennis and basketball courts and playgrounds for kids of various ages.

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LYON VILLAGE PARK
Arlington, VA

Dumping buckets and colorful splash pads make up this fantastic and free sprayground in Arlington! Pack a picnic lunch, grab some water gear, and spend the day in this fantastic outdoor destination! Please note that there are no restrooms available at this sprayground.

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MOSAIC PARK
Arlington, VA

This new Arlington park boasts interactive water features illuminated with sustainable LED lighting and includes a children’s play area— complete with a colorful climbing wall too!

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OCEAN DUNES WATERPARK
Arlington, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

Soak up summer and cool off at Ocean Dunes Waterpark! Located right inside Upton Hill Regional Park, this rustic beach-like destination is full of great attractions that will delight and amuse the whole family! Find both open and closed water slides amidst waterfalls, sand dunes, and squirters — perfect for those seeking a little relaxation and adventure!

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PENROSE SQUARE
Arlington, VA

Cool off and enjoy the interactive water features at Penrose Square. The square is approximately 17,000 square feet and a great place to relax in an urban environment, including a tree terrace with movable tables and chairs.

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VIRGINIA HIGHLANDS PARK
Arlington, VA

Dumping buckets and fun spraying structures are sure to delight children of all ages at the colorful sprayground found in Virginia Highlands Park! Located next to baseball fields, tennis, basketball, and volleyball courts, the whole family can plan to spend the entire day soaking up the sun.

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Fairfax County

ATLANTIS WATERPARK
Centreville, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

Swim, splash, and soak up summer at Atlantis Waterpark! With tons of fun features, great food, and activities, this “lost” island subcontinent-themed park is perfect for water lovers of all ages! Located inside Bull Run Regional Park, visitors will discover Greek architecture, mermaids, and more amongst a 1,000-gallon dumping bucket, 230-foot open slide, and waterfall!

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DOGWOOD PICNIC PAVILION
Reston, VA

Free and open to the community, enjoy cooling off in this mosaic-clad fountain, a commissioned public artwork.

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FAIRFAX CORNERS
Fairfax, VA

After a day of shopping, splash and play in the interactive fountain at Fairfax Corners! Sponsored by Inova Children’s Hospital, this free fountain can be found amongst the shops and restaurants in the Fairfax Corners shopping district!

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GREAT WAVES WATERPARK
Alexandria, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

Splash into a summer of memories at Great Waves Waterpark! Located inside Cameron Run Regional Park, Great Waves features a giant splash pad, tube slides, and a massive wave pool perfect for body surfing. There are plenty of ways to soak up endless hours of fun!

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MOSAIC DISTRICT
Fairfax, VA

The Mosaic District fountains are a fun, free destination after a day of shopping or film watching! Located within a great family-friendly venue, families can enjoy dining at one of the many available restaurants or take advantage of some of the many events that the Mosaic District has to offer!

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OLD TOWN SQUARE
Fairfax, VA

Old Town Square, situated adjacent to the historic Old Town Hall in the heart of Old Town Fairfax, features a splash pad as well as a cascade water feature. Located near the Kitty-Pozer and Mary McCandlish Memorial Gardens, this new park has become a place for the community to gather for concerts and entertainment events.

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OUR SPECIAL HARBOR
Franconia, VA

Travel over to Lee District Park and enjoy the Chesapeake Bay-themed sprayground full of unique water structures, such as a computerized water maze and dumping crab basket! Get soaked by the spraying osprey nest or sea serpent, and then visit the beach area for some water table fun! While general admission is free, paid daily admission is required for commercial and nonprofit groups. Please visit the website for rules regarding water shoes.

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PIRATE’S COVE WATERPARK
Lorton, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

Treasures, sun, and sand await ye’ mateys at Pirate’s Cove Waterpark! As the largest pirate-themed waterpark in Lorton, VA, visitors will discover kid-friendly water slides and a 300-gallon dumping bucket among water spraying palm trees! Located inside Pohick Bay Regional Park, Pirate’s Cove also features a tot pool for the littlest of pirates and the enticing “Buccaneer Beach,” a great place to dig for treasure and relax!

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POTOMAC YARD PARK
Alexandria, VA

Located between the two playgrounds, the Potomac Yard Park Interactive Fountain features thirty-six water jets, including twelve laminar jets that shoot a stream of water between two troughs and lighting at the jets for nighttime effects. The fountain offers three programmable sequences, and sensors control the water jet height based on the wind speed in the area adjusting the jets accordingly. For added public safety, the fountain features a secondary ultraviolet water treatment system.

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RESTON TOWN CENTER
Reston, VA

Jump through the free splash park at Reston Town Center to cool off on those hot summer days! Please note, Reston Town Center no longer offers free parking (except on weekends).

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WATER MINE FAMILY SWIMMIN’ HOLE
Reston, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

At the center of this old-west-themed park, surrounded by tubing on Rattlesnake River, is Pete’s Craggy Mountain boasting multi-story water slides. In the open swim area, there are plenty of water creatures to climb on and Tenderfoot Pond is perfect for the smallest explorers with its pint-sized slides and gentle fountains.

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Loudoun County

CASCADES OVERLOOK TOWN CENTER
Sterling, VA

This modest splash pad is in the heart of Cascades Overlook, on the plaza. Perfect for cooling off, kids and parents alike will also enjoy plaza activities like giant Jenga, corn hole, and more!

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FRANKLIN PARK POOL
Purcellville, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

Find plenty of fun in the sun as you soak up summer at the Franklin Park Pool! This outdoor water destination is ideal for families with littles of all ages as it not only features a large lap pool, but child-friendly areas too. Get soaked under the spraying mushroom, slip on down the waterslide, and try your luck hopping across green floating lily pads or logs! Don’t miss the new Franklin Park Splash Pad, which can be found within the Franklin Park Pool grounds. This additional water feature boasts a fun farmhouse theme, with spraying sunflowers, frogs, fish, and more!

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LANSDOWNE TOWN CENTER
Leesburg, VA

Free and open to the public, the fountains at Lansdowne Towne Center are a great spot to spend the day! Pack a lunch or visit one of the nearby restaurants and soak up the sun while splashing in the water!

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LOUDOUN STATION
Ashburn, VA

Kids and kids at heart will enjoy cooling off at this interactive splash fountain! While there, enjoy Loudoun Station’s playground and large lawn perfect for picnics. Plus, on select nights, enjoy live entertainment on their outdoor canopied stage with amphitheater seating.

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ONE LOUDOUN
Ashburn, VA

Soak up the sun in a splash fountain on The Plaza at One Loudoun! Found in this newer shopping and dining destination, these fountains are a fun, free place for the kiddos to play! Kids and adults will also find some high-tech outdoor games to enjoy when they’re not splish-splashin’ away!

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VILLAGE AT LEESBURG
Leesburg, VA

Village Plaza boasts a pop-up fountain, as well as bubble shows to entertain and delight! Don’t forget to stop by Rita’s to enjoy a fabulous Italian Ice or one of their other specialties after splashing in the fountains or spending some time at the children’s play area!

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VOLCANO ISLAND WATERPARK
Sterling, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

Discover paradise among tropical foliage, grass hats, and a mighty waterpark volcano at Volcano Island Waterpark! Located inside Algonkian Regional Park, visitors of all ages will find tons of ways to cool down and soak up summer! Multiple slides, including a 230-foot open, 170-foot closed, and even a tree stump slide, means fun for guests of all ages!

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Prince William County

SIGNAL BAY WATERPARK
Manassas, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

Signal Hill Park is home to 27,000 square feet of thrills known as Signal Bay Waterpark! Cozy on up to the lazy river, shoot down a water slide, or fire a water cannon! Little ones will love the soaking mushroom, frog slide, and palm trees within this Manassas Park oasis!

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SPLASHDOWN WATERPARK
Manassas, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

Splish and splash into summer at SplashDown Waterpark! Whether you want to relax in the lazy river, soar down the 4-story water slides, or soak up some fun in the bubblers, you’ll find a little bit of everything inside this family-friendly destination!

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STONEBRIDGE POTOMAC TOWN CENTER
Woodbridge, VA

After running into your favorite restaurant or shop, let the kids cool off at the splash pad!

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STONEWALL PARK POOL
Manassas, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

In addition to a large, family swimming pool, Stonewall Park also boasts a splash pad with 15 aquatic features.

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VIRGINIA GATEWAY
Gainesville, VA

Within this premier shopping destination, visitors can relax while the kids play in the interactive fountain. So grab some suits, towels, and water shoes and get ready to spend the day on the Promenade soaking up the sun!

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WATERWORKS WATERPARK
Woodbridge, VA
This sprayground is part of a larger, fee-based waterpark.

Plan a day or week of splish-splash fun at Waterworks Waterpark, located inside Andrew Leitch Park! Find tons of family-friendly slides, a 2-level wading pool, and obstacles for guests of all ages!

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