The Big Splash Admission Information

Daily Admission Fee

  • Children younger than 3 years of age enter for free.
  • Individuals age 3 and older enter for $5.
  • Children younger than 12 must be accompanied by someone age 16 or older.
  • An individual (16+) can be responsible for a maximum of eight children.
  • Fees and policies are subject to change.

General Information

  • Family members or friends not entering the Big Splash are not to loiter outside the park.
  • Guests may bring in a personal sized cooler (16″x12″ or smaller).
  • The following are prohibited: glass containers, alcohol and weapons. Sees Rules and Regulations for additional restrictions.
  • Only proper swim attire may be worn in the water. Fibers and dyes from other types of clothing impact water quality and damage filters.
  • The facility may close at any time due to safety or other concerns including weather conditions and water-quality issues.
  • Visit our Guest Relations office near the entrance gates if you have any questions about Big Splash policies. A manager will be happy to help you. You also may leave a note in our comment box, located on the side of the office building. Your input matters greatly.


  • To qualify for resident rates, a person must live in Grove City or Jackson Township. Please keep in mind that this does not include all of ZIP code 43123 (your ZIP code is a function of the U.S. Postal Service and determines the post office location that delivers your mail). Visit the Franklin County Auditors website to determine your tax district, the parcel ID number will start with 040 or 160.
  • Through the City of Grove City Fair Share Policy, non-residents who pay income tax to the City of Grove City are eligible to participate in Parks and Recreation programs at resident rates. This applies to Big Splash season passes, youth sports registration and activities. To be eligible, non-residents must annually provide proof of employment on company letterhead with the signature of the personnel director or a current pay stub showing the employer’s address.
  • To purchase a day pass, a non-resident must be accompanied by a resident or a season pass holder (resident or non-resident). A maximum of five non-residents may enter per group.