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Splash Country Water Park

195 S. Barnes Road, Aurora, Illinois ● 630-906-7981      Directions

Weather Updates and Closure Guidelines

Single Day Admissions (weekend only) available online – click here to order!

NEW! Punch Passes – Your fastest way to FREE visits is to buy a punch pass. On sale now at either park – 10 punch pass comes with two free visits. A 5 punch pass comes with one free visit. Stop in and get yours today.

Co-owned with the City of Aurora this family-friendly aquatic center features:

  • Six-lane zero-depth pool with children’s play features
  • Second-largest lazy river in Illinois, with 1,100 feet winding through dumping buckets, sprayers, jets and a bubbling rapids
  • One winding, enclosed tube/flume slide
  • One winding, open tube/flume slide
  • Enclosed kid-friendly area with spray guns, waterfall and other interactive features for kids under 48 inches tall
  • Two regulation sand volleyball courts
  • Full concession stand with umbrella tables
  • Sand play area with seating and shade
  • Lap-lane swimming at designated times
  • Concessions – Click here for menu options

Hours

2016 Season Dates
June 4 to Aug. 14
Weekends Only: May 28-29

Hours
Monday to Friday: 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
July 4: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Daily Admission
Resident Weekdays Weekends/Holidays
Standard Pass (ages 13 to 61) $8 $9
Child Pass (ages 2 to 12) $7 $8
Senior Pass (ages 62 & up) $7 $8
Twilight (Weekdays after 4 p.m.) $5 N/A
Children Under 2 Free Free
Non-resident Weekdays Weekends/Holidays
Standard Pass (ages 13 to 61) $12 $13
Child Pass (ages 2 to 12) $11 $12
Senior Pass (ages 62 & up) $11 $12
Twilight (Weekdays after 4 p.m.) $7 N/A
Children Under 2 Free Free

Twilight Pass is valid after 4 p.m. on weekdays only. There is no age limit on the Twilight Pass.

RESIDENCY NOTE: Resident rates apply to those who live within the geographic boundaries of the Fox Valley Park District and pay property taxes to the District. For water parks only, resident rates also apply to those who pay their water bill to the City of Aurora. If you are uncertain about your residency status, please check your current property tax bill.  Children under 2 are free and do not need an ID card.

Season Passes

Season pass holders receive awesome perks!

  • Unlimited admission to Phillips Park Family Aquatic Center and Splash Country Water Park
  • Invitation to exclusive season pass holder event  at Splash Country Water Park on June 18
  • Free admission to Glow Swim event at Phillips Park Family Aquatic Center on July 16
  • NEW! Bring a Free Guest: Friday, June 24, and Saturday, July 23. Each season pass holder may bring one friend for free!
  • $15 off all outdoor aquatic birthday parties
  • Discounted outdoor aquatic program fees and rentals
Order Passes Online Here Resident Rates Non-resident Rates
Standard Pass (ages 13 to 61)  $75  $95
Child (2Y to 12Y) / Senior (62Y & up)  $65  $79
NEW! Family Pass * (4 or more)  $260  $316
Each additional family member*  $65  $79
Weekday Working Pass
(All ages / After 4 p.m. weekdays)
 $49 $65
Children under 2 FREE
A family is a maximum of 2 adults and unmarried children 21 and under living at the residence.  Children 22 and over living at the home, and any other relative or individual, may not be included in this household.  They are considered individual residents and must be set up and registered as an individual household.

RESIDENCY NOTE: Resident rates apply to those who live within the geographic boundaries of the Fox Valley Park District and pay property taxes to the District. For water parks only, resident rates also apply to those who pay their water bill to the City of Aurora. If you are uncertain about your residency status, please check your current property tax bill.  Children under 2 are free and do not need an ID card.

Splash Pass for Vaughan Members

Vaughan Athletic Center Members can purchase the exclusive Splash Pass for Vaughan Members to enjoy Splash Country Water Park all summer long at a discounted rate! To purchase this pass, you must already have an existing membership to Vaughan Athletic Center. This pass provides unlimited admission to Splash Country Water Park only.

Pass Type Residents Non-residents
Standard Pass (Ages 13 to 61) $60 $80
Child Pass (Ages 2 to 12) $50 $65
Senior Pass (Ages 62 & up) $50 $65
Children Under 2 Free Free

Residents are people who live within and pay taxes to the Fox Valley Park District and /or the City of Aurora, North Aurora, Montgomery and Sugar Grove. All other visitors are classified as non-residents.

Daytime Reservations

Discounted rates are available for groups of 15 or more Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.  All groups must secure their reservation in advance by contacting Christine McCormick at the Vaughan Athletic Center at 630-907-9613. To make a daytime reservation, please submit:

Options Residents Non-Residents
Admission per person 11:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. $6 $7
Admission per person 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. $5 $6
Combo Meals: Add hot dog/chips plus a 16 ounce soft drink for $5 per person
After-Hours Reservations

NEW! Splash Country Water Park is available for private after-hour reservations Friday to Sunday evenings from 6 to 8 p.m., for a two-hour rental.

After-Hour Reservation Packages:

  • Lazy River Adventure: Includes exclusive use of the park and amenities, including the zero-depth pool, two winding flume slides, sand play and lazy river.

After-Hour Reservation Availability

  • Friday to Sunday: 6 to 8 p.m.

Parties • Team Outings • School Events • Family & Company Picnics • Special Events

To make an after-hours reservation, please submit:

All groups must secure their reservation in advance by contacting Christine McCormick at the Vaughan Athletic Center at 630-907-9613.

Birthday Parties

Super Splash Party Package: $165 resident / $179 non-resident

  • All day water park admission for up to 15 guests for unlimited water park fun!
  • Reserved birthday party area, including picnic tables and balloon
  • Cheese pizza and 16 oz. soft drink per person
  • Group photo-op (bring your camera)
  • Special gift for the guest of honor (mini-water blaster)
  • Free downloadable birthday party invitations with Aquatic Center logo and address.
  • Parties can be scheduled from Noon to 1:30 p.m., 2 to 3:30 p.m., and 4 to 5:30 p.m.

To schedule an outdoor aquatic center birthday party, please contact Christine McCormick at the Vaughan Athletic Center at 630-907-9613. Reservation Form (PDF) Rental Guidelines Agreement (PDF) Super Splash Party Invite & Waiver (PDF)

Swim Lessons

Fox Valley Park District offers swim lessons for all ages. View classes

Chair, Umbrella and Tent Guidelines
Guests are welcome to bring their own chairs, umbrellas or shade tents into the Outdoor Aquatic Centers for secured seating and shade. All personal folding lounges, chairs umbrellas and tents may be placed in the grass yard areas and located a minimum of 4 feet from the pool deck’s edge. Items are not permitted on the pool deck. Chairs and Umbrellas:

  • Personal folding lounges and folding bag chairs, or chairs with attached umbrellas are allowed inside the park.
  • Umbrellas should be no larger than 6′ tall. Guests are advised to use caution when using them in high traffic areas and during strong winds.

Shade Structures and Tents:

  • Pop-up tents no larger than 10′ x 10′ are permitted.
  • Guests are encouraged to use weights or short stakes to anchor down tents.
  • In high winds, guests are advised to retract all shade tents and umbrellas for safety purposes.

Guests are advised to monitor all personal property brought on site as the Fox Valley Park District is not responsible for items that are lost, stolen, forgotten or damaged. Guests may be liable and are advised to exercise caution while their actions or use of personal property may cause injury to another. All personal property must be removed from the site at the close of each day. For the safety and enjoyment of all guests, respect and observance of the personal space of others in encouraged.

 

Programs At-A-Glance
  • Outdoor Facilities
  • Ages 0-2
  • Ages 3-5
  • Ages 6-8
  • Ages 9-12
  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Active Adults
  • Leagues
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