Guide to Splash Pads to Cool Off at This Summer in Buffalo & WNY

Family Friendly, Things to Do


Written by Sean Bermingham

Published on July 9, 2021
MLK Jr Park Splash Pad / Photo from

If you’re looking to beat the heat this summer then a Splash Pad should be your family destination! We’ve compiled a list of Splash Pads that are available to the public this summer across WNY. They are open everyday (weather permitting) from 11am-7pm until Labor Day.

Friendly reminder, footwear is mandatory when using the Splash Pads, and adult supervision over minors is required at all times. Enjoy, Buffalo!


City of Buffalo

  • Ralph C. Wilson Jr Centennial Park – 5 Porter Avenue Buffalo, NY 14021
  • Allison Park – 38 Rees Street Buffalo, NY 14213
  • Masten Park – 369 Best Street Buffalo, NY 14204
  • MLK Jr Park Basin – 778 Best Street Buffalo, NY 14211
  • Lanigan Park – 380 South Park Avenue Buffalo, NY 14204
  • Lincoln Park – 49 Quincy Avenue Buffalo, NY 14212
  • Cazenovia Park – 155 Cazenovia Street Buffalo, NY 14210
  • Houghton Park – 1675 Clinton Street Buffalo, NY 14206
  • Schiller Park – 2056 Genesee Street Buffalo, NY 14211
  • Roosevelt Park – 195 Roosevelt Avenue Buffalo, NY 14215

*The Kensington Park splashpad is closed for reconstruction.

For more information click here.



  • Blasdell Splash Pad – 38 Silver Street Buffalo, NY 14219, Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM / More Info
  • Yates Park – Yates Park Access Road Orchard Park, NY 14127, Hours: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM / More Info
  • Orchard Park Recreation – 200 North Lake Drive Orchard Park, NY 14127, Hours: 9:30 AM – 6:00 PM / More Info
  • Garrison Park – 51 Garrison Park Williamsville, NY 14221 / More Info
  • Veteran’s Memorial Park – 1250 Union Road West Seneca, NY 14224, Hours: Dawn to Dusk / More Info


  • Sunshine Park – 1750 East and West Road West Seneca, NY 14224, Hours: Dawn to Dusk / More Info
  • Sheridan Parkside Community Center – 169 Sheridan Parkside Drive Tonawanda, NY 14150, Hours: 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM / More Info
  • Oppenheimer County Park – 2713 Niagara Falls Boulevard Niagara Falls, NY 14304, Hours: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM / More Info

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Written by <a href="" target="_self">Sean Bermingham</a>

Written by Sean Bermingham

Sean is a SUNY Fredonia graduate with his Bachelor's Degree in English. As a Buffalonian born and raised, Sean is an avid sports fan, writer, outdoors enthusiast, and lover of music. His hobbies include hiking with his yellow lab, spending time with family, and making an impact in our wonderful community.
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