parks and facilities

Splash Park

Maryknoll Splash Park 2023 Season Dates:

May 27 through September 24, 2023

The Splash Park features 12 spray pieces, including a water tower, team spray, water tunnel, aqua dome, and zero-depth pad.

NEW! Starting from Monday, August 21 through Sunday, September 24, 2023, the Maryknoll Splash Park will be available for free use (at your own risk) from Monday to Friday, 10am to 7pm. However, the admission fee will be applicable for both children and adults on Saturdays and Sundays.

Hours of Operation

The splash park will open only if the temperature is a minimum of 65 degrees. In the event of cold or inclement weather, please visit for updates. 

Regular Hours
Monday-Saturday10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Holiday or Special Hours
May 29 (Memorial Day)10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
June 21 (Jazz in the Park)10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
July 4 (Independence Day)10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
July 12 (Movie in the Park)10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
September 4 (Labor Day)10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Splash Park Admission Fees

The fees are the same for both residents and nonresidents.

TypeMonday-Friday FeesSaturday/Sunday Fees
Infant admission (under age 1 with adult)FreeFree
Child admission (ages 1-14 with adult)Free$3
Adult admission (ages 18 and up)Free$1

Splash Park Private Rentals & Parties

PRIVATE RENTAL: The splash pad is available for private rentals outside of normal business hours for groups of up to 50 patrons. Rentals are available from June through September, excluding July 4th. To book a private rental, please email Lisa Semetko at

SPLASH PARK PARTY: Make a splash with your bash! Reserve any of our Maryknoll Park rental spaces (picnic pavilion, picnic shelter, or Clubhouse party room) and receive a discount on the splash park daily admission fee for your party. To book a splash park party, please email Lisa Semetko at

Getting There

You’ll find the Splash Park located within Maryknoll Park at 845 Pershing Avenue, situated at the corner of Pershing Avenue and Route 53 in Glen Ellyn.

Know Before You Go: Rules & Safety Measures

  • No outside food or coolers are allowed in the splash park.
  • Strollers should be limited to infants, and we kindly ask that you leave room for everyone to enjoy the tables and chairs.
  • For safety reasons, the splash park prohibits bikes, balls, toys with wheels, or squirt guns inside the premises.
  • All children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult.
  • Swim diapers are mandatory for babies who are not toilet trained.
  • All individuals using the splash park do so at their own risk and assume sole responsibility.