Splash Pads & Pools in Fargo & Moorhead

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Ready to beat the heat this summer? We’ve compiled a list of outdoor splash pads and pools in Fargo. Keep this list handy for those hot days when you need a little pool time!

Splash Pads & Pools in Fargo

Davies Recreational Pool

OPENS MAY 31, 2022

  • Two large waterslides (one is Fargo’s first drop slide)
  • Zero-depth swim area
  • Large playground with several small slides
  • Climbing wall over a section of the pool
  • Large deck area for lounging
  • Concessions

Please note that there is a minimum height requirement of 48 inches for the large waterslides. This is a manufacturer’s requirement. 

General Admission Hours

Daily from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.  |   6:00 – 8:00 pm

Island Park Pool

OPENS MAY 31, 2022

  • 3 pools, including an 8-lane pool and a large wading pool
  • Diving boards
  • Concessions

General Admission Hours

Daily from 1:00 – 4:30 p.m.  |   6:00 – 8:00 pm

Madison Pool & Splash Pad

OPENS MAY 31, 2022

  • Zero-depth splash pad
  • Small wading pool
  • Small swimming pool (water depth between 2 1/2  – 4 1/2 feet)

General Admission Hours

Daily from 1:00 – 5:00 pm.

Roger G. Gress Northside Pool

OPENS MAY 31, 2022

  • Large waterslide
  • Zero-depth swim area
  • Playground with a small waterslide
  • Concessions

Please note that there is a minimum height requirement of 42 inches for the large waterslides. This is a manufacturer’s requirement. 

General Admission Hours

Daily from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. |  6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Southwest Recreational Pool

OPENS MAY 31, 2022

  • Large waterslide
  • Zero-depth swim area
  • Two-tiered playground with a waterslide
  • Concessions

Please note that there is a minimum height requirement of 42 inches for the large waterslides. This is a manufacturer’s requirement. 

General Admission Hours

Daily from 1:00 – 5:00 pm. |  6:00 – 8:00 pm

Broadway Square Spoutsbroadway square

Start the Square Spouts by pushing the blue button daily between 10:00 am-10:00 pm. To help Broadway Square stay eco-friendly, the Square Spouts are on a 5 minute cycle before turning off, push the blue button to start the cycle over. Please visit their website for rules. 

General Admission Hours

Daily from 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.

West Fargo Pools & Splash Pads

Splash Pad – Essentia Health Plaza at The Lightssplash pads in fargo

Note: Please call (701) 532.1793 for splash pad hours, as the facility is under construction. 

  • Splash pad open to public Memorial Day Weekend

General Admission Hours

Daily 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.  

Veteran’s Memorial Pool

OPENS MEMORIAL WEEKEND

  • 2 large waterslides (Waterslide may be closed. Check website for details.)
  • Zero-depth swim area
  • Concessions

General Admission Hours

Monday – Friday 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.  |  5:30 – 8:30 pm

Saturday & Sunday 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

Shadow Wood Splash Padsplash pads in fargo

OPENS MEMORIAL WEEKEND

  • Splash pad play area with multiple water sprays/streams
  • Park nearby

General Admission Hours

Daily 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Moorhead City Pools

Moorhead Municipal Swimming Pool

OPEN JUNE 2, 2022

3 separate pools to provide a fun experience for all ages.

2 wading pools with depths ranging from 1′ to 2.5′.

The large pool ranges in depth from 3’9″ to 12′. This heated, 6-lane pool has water slides, a diving area, and is handicap accessible. 

General Admission Hours

Daily 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. and 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Moorhead Wading Pools

OPEN JUNE 2, 2022

These six neighborhood wading pools are offered for youth ages 10 years and under. All children must be accompanied and closely supervised by an adult. Small flotation devices and toys are allowed. There is no lifeguard on duty at these wading pools.

Wading Pool Locations: Hansmann ParkNortheast ParkRidgewood Park,
Riverview Estates ParkSouth ParkVillage Green Park

General Admission Hours

Daily 1:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Other Area Splash Pads (within an hour)

Kava Family Splash Pad – McGrath Park (Barnesville, MN)

Open June 1st through the last Sunday in September (Weather Permitting). Open 10:00 a.m. – Sunset and free of charge. 

Did we miss any splash pads or pools in Fargo? Contact us and let us know!

We’ve got more summer fun listed on our Ultimate Guide to Summer in (& Around) Fargo!

Looking to swim at a local beach instead? Check out our guide to Swimming Beaches Near Fargo!

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