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Omaha spraygrounds serve as a fun and interactive gathering place during the hot summer months. A variety of spray features appeal to toddlers and older children, with parents often joining in the fun. Water spraygrounds have distinct advantages over swimming pools in that they are cost effective and low maintenance, and water-play activities extend well beyond normal pool season. Hours are 9:00am to 8:00pm daily, beginning SaturdayMay 25th  through Labor Day (September 2nd), weather permitting.

Benson
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7002 Military Ave.
The newest sprayground to Omaha Parks and Recreation, Benson sprayground is a 3250 square foot padded area that is decorated with blue and green wave patterns and lily pads. There are 29 spray features that include images of cattails, insects, and flowers. Around the sprayground is a picnic table area with 15' x 50' shade canopy and bench seating that are all handicap accessible.  
Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge
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705 Riverfront Dr.
With a backdrop of the unique Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge and the Missouri River, children can interact with water sprays that rise from the circular plaza. Parents can sit on the stepped seating or the grassy slope and watch the kids or they can join in the fun. 

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Fontenelle

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4405 Fontenelle Blvd.
Fontenelle Sprayground contains nine spray features including colorful dumping bells, spinners, and spray "flowers". Ground sprays are interactive - when a child steps on a spray, nearby sprays react by rising higher. Water jellies are low sprays that are toddler-friendly.  Parents can sit nearby and observe the fun under shaded benches. 

Kountze
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1920 Pinkney St.
This sprayground was funded by the Peter Kiewit Foundation in 1999 and has interactive palm trees, spray hoops and ground sprays.

Levi Carter 

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809 Carter Lake Shore Drive 

This sprayground is new to Levi Carter Park in 2018! 

Morton
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5724 S. 41st St.
Opened in 2014, the sprayground is a sun-themed water playground and has a total of 3000 sq ft. This park has an area designed for smaller children equipped with smaller spray features. Dumping buckets, sun-shaped sprays, and larger features ensure the sprayground will entertain kids of all ages. 
Orchard
Orchard Water Playground
6502 Hartman Ave.
Orchard Park Sprayground opened in 2002 and features a space theme with the sun, stars and planets illustrated in the rubber surfacing. Spray components include a water wheel, an arch, spray hoops, a donut and ground sprays. The Sprayground was constructed as part of the Orchard Park Rehabilitation project.
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3104 Jefferson St.
Upland opened in 1999 and features a sea serpent, spray hoops, and daisies. Spray features are activated by the kids themselves when they touch the activator posts. Upland Sprayground was constructed as part of the Upland Park Renovation, replacing a deteriorating, outdated swimming pool.

 

Seymour Smith Park
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6802 Harrison St.
ALLPLAY's water park was designed barrier-free allowing everyone to escape the summer's heat. The sprayground was built without curbs and steps to complement ALLPLAY Park's universal accessibility concept.
Westwood Heights
Westwood Heights Water Playground
12334 Seldin Dr.
The water playground features a Rainbow, a Serpent, Ground Sprays, Dumping Buckets, Elephant, and Sea Horse spray cannons. Kids activate the sprays themselves by placing their hand on top of a blue post. The various spray features turn on and off randomly.



 

News and Events

  • Trails, Parks & Other Closings

    2019-03-14 21:14:40

    Due to the increased water levels/flooding, the following trails/parks have been closed: Glenn Cunningham Lake is closed until further notice. This includes the lake, playground, trails and disc golf course.  Bi ...

  • NP Dodge Park CLOSED Due To Elevated River Levels

    2019-03-14 15:27:04

    (Omaha, NE – March 14th, 2019) – Due to heavy rains and the rising levels of the Missouri River, the City of Omaha Parks Department will be closing NP Dodge Park effective immediately.  Facility ...

  • Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge - OPEN

    2019-01-25 17:29:16

    Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge CLOSED The Bob Kerrey Bridge is back OPEN to the public. We thank you for your patience. If you have any questions regarding the bridge, please call 402-444-5900. 

  • 144th Street Trail Closure

    2018-11-09 16:54:58

    144th Street Trail Closure (Omaha, NE) – November 9th, 2018 - The east portion of the 144th Street Trail between West Maple Road and Eagle Run Drive will close on Monday, November 12, 2018 so that MUD can work on a wa ...