The Grove City Splash Pad is in Fryer Park, 3600 Discovery Dr., outside the Grove City YMCA, is open through the Sunday of Labor Day weekend. For 2022, the Splash Pad is scheduled to open Saturday, May 28.

This amenity is operated through a partnership between the City of Grove City and the Grove City YMCA. The Splash Pad is closed when the YMCA outdoor pool is closed including on the following holidays: Memorial Day, Labor Day, Independence Day and Juneteenth.


  • Monday through Thursday: noon to 7:45 p.m.
  • Friday: noon to 6:45 p.m.
  • Saturday: noon to 4:45 p.m.
  • Sunday: 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

The bright, colorful interactive water play structures follow Discovery Frontier’s space theme and include a rocket slide and a variety of whimsical spray effects with accessibility for all.

Patrons must adhere to the rules and regulations, including those put in place to limit exposure to COVID-19 (e.g., social distancing).

The Splash Pad closes during severe weather or when the temperature is below 70 degrees.

The Grove City Splash Pad is a cooperative effort of Grove City Parks and Recreation and the Grove City YMCA. Smoking is prohibited in Grove City parks.