Summertime fun includes the many area pools and splash pads.

Grab the towels, sunscreen and inflatable toys because many pools, aquatic centers and splash pads are opening this weekend. Here’s a list of area openings:

Omaha pools

Open June 3 through Aug. 4

  • Camelot Pool, 9270 Cady Ave.
  • Cryer Pool, 11783 Cryer Ave.
  • Elkhorn Pool, 3200 N. 207th Plaza
  • Hanscom Leisure Pool, 3110 Ed Creighton Blvd.
  • Lee Valley Pool, 10605 Charles St.
  • Spring Lake Pool, 4020 Hoctor Blvd.

Open June 3 through Aug. 11

  • Deer Ridge Leisure Pool, 585 S. 126th St.
  • Elmwood Leisure Pool, 606 S. Happy Hollow Blvd.
  • Gallagher Leisure Pool, 2936 N. 52nd St.
  • Hitchcock Park Pool, 5025 S. 45th St.
  • Karen Pool, 6288 H St.
  • Miller Water Park, 6275 N. 30th St.
  • Oak Heights Leisure Pool, 10205 U St.
  • Roanoke Pool, 4747 N. 113th St.
  • Zorinsky Aquatic Center, 3808 S. 156th St.

Omaha spray grounds

Open May 27 through Sept. 2

  • Benson, 7002 Military Ave.
  • Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge, 705 Riverfront Drive
  • Fontenelle Park, 4405 Fontenelle Blvd.
  • Kountze Park, 1920 Pinkney St.
  • Levi Carter, 809 Carter Lake Shore Drive
  • Morton Park, 5724 S. 41st St.
  • Orchard Park, 6502 Hartman Ave.
  • Upland Park, 3104 Jefferson St.
  • Seymour Smith Park, 6802 Harrison St.
  • Westwood Heights, 12334 Seldin Drive


Open May 28 through second week of August

  • Cascio Pool, 1500 Lawrence Lane
  • Dowding Pool, 14th and Washington Streets
  • Gilbert Pool, 29th Avenue and Jackson Street
  • Sun Valley Pool, 52nd Street and Aspen Drive

Council Bluffs

Open May 25 through end of August

  • Katelman Water Park, 1230 16th Ave.
  • Pirate Cove Water Park, 915 N. 21st St.


The pool is open May 25 through Aug. 11. The splash pads are open Memorial Day through Labor Day.

  • Papio Bay Aquatic Center, 815 E. Halleck St.
  • Schwer Park Splash Pad, 800 W. Centennial Road
  • Eagle Ridge Splash Pad, Eagle Ridge Drive and Ashwood Avenue
  • First Street Plaza Splash Pad, First and Washington Streets

La Vista

Open May 25 through Sept. 2

  • La Vista Municipal Pool, 7529 S. 85th St.


Open May 25 through mid-August

  • Gretna Municipal Pool, U.S. Highway 6/Nebraska Highway 31 and West Angus Road


Open May 25

  • Ashland City Pool, 25th and Clay Streets, open through mid-August
  • Family Aquatic Center at Mahoney State Park, 28500 W. Park Highway, open through Labor Day


Open May 28 through mid-August

  • Blair Swimming Pool, 1601 Butler St.


Open May 25 through Aug. 11

  • Wahoo Aquatic Center, 310 N. Linden St.


Open May 27 through Aug. 11

  • Ronin Pool, 1777 N. Somers Ave.
  • Splash Station, 3809 E. Fremont Drive

Fremont splash pads

Open Memorial Day through Labor Day

  • Ronin Park, 17th Street and Somers Avenue
  • Miller Park, Jackson and M Streets
  • Ruwe Park, Fifth and Howard Streets
  • Van Anda Park, Linden and Pebble Streets


Open June 1 through Aug. 4

  • Twin Rivers Water Park, 414 S. 18th St.

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