5 Awesome Splash Pads To Cool Off During Summer In Spartanburg, SC

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Looking for a splash pad in Spartanburg, SC? Once it gets to be summer in the Upstate, it’s time to find the nearest place to cool off. That’s why we have created this list of Spartanburg splash pads, plus a few bonus spots (water parks in Spartanburg!) to head to this summer.

Splash Pads in Spartanburg, SC

Splash pads are usually open from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Please confirm they are in working order before heading out, as splash pads are high maintenance features.

Stewart Park

453 Beacon Street, Spartanburg
Open Memorial Day-Labor Day (9 am – 7 pm)
This park not only includes a splash pad, but also has two outdoor basketball courts, a walking trail, a covered picnic area, a walking trail, and a playground.

Barnet Park

248 East Saint John Street, Spartanburg
Open Memorial Day-Labor Day (9 am – 7 pm)
Located in the heart of downtown Spartanburg, this park with a splash pad is an ideal location for grabbing a bite to eat or playing a round of free mini-golf while you’re in Downtown Spartanburg. 

Playing at Tyger River Splash Pad

Tyger River Park

195 Dillard Road, Duncan
Open Memorial Day-Labor Day
This massive park boasts several play structures, ball fields, tennis courts, and disc golf- this list keeps going!  The important piece of information you need to know for this summer: they have a splash pad!  Be sure to bring plenty of sunscreen, as the splash pad is not in a shaded area.

McKinney Park

231 E. Hayne Street, Woodruff
Open Memorial Day-Labor Day
This is another great park to check out that has a splash pad.  Covered picnic areas, a playground, and ball fields make for a fun day out in the sun, with the benefit of water play!

Airport Park

500 Ammons Road, Spartanburg
Open Memorial Day-Labor Day
This park is aviation-themed, making it even more fun.  It includes a walking trail, athletic fields, a playground, a picnic area, and a splash pad!
Be sure to read a local mom’s review of this great park!

Water Parks in Spartanburg

Shipwreck Cove

119 S. Spencer Street, Duncan
Opening for the season Memorial Day Weekend 2023!
Shipwreck Cove is a great place to cool off and have fun this summer.  A water slide, a huge pool, a lazy river, and a splash pad area for the little ones make up this fun water park.  Park hours and admission prices can be found on their website.

Shipwreck Cove in Duncan, SC

More Places to Swim and Splash in Upstate, SC

Check out the Guide To Places For Splashing Around in Greenville, SC for more summer fun.

Where to go swimming and play in splash pads near Greenville, SC.
The Ultimate Summer in Greenville, SC Guide

For more fun things to do this summer, check out our Ultimate Guide to Summer in the Upstate!

About the Author
Melanie is a native New Yorker, who landed in the Upstate by way of Florida. She is the mom of two awesome kids, and the three of them love going on adventures!

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