City Park Pool and the City's three splash pads will open to the public beginning Memorial Day weekend!

City Park Pool

City Park Pool is located outdoors on Park Road in Upper City Park on the northwest side of Iowa City. The pool is expected to open on Memorial Day weekend with three days of fun in the sun. On May 28 - 30, 2022, open swim will run from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Regular pool schedules and pricing rates are available by visiting

City Park Pool can be rented out for birthday parties, reunions, and other social gatherings on select Saturday and Sunday evening. To view available dates and read policies, visit the pool rental page.

Splash Pads

Iowa City splash pads are open daily, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., beginning Memorial Day weekend on Saturday, May 28, 2022, through Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5, 2022. There is no fee to use the splash pads. Closures will occur throughout the season for weather and maintenance. For more information on pool or splash pad closures, visit Iowa City Parks and Recreation Rainout Line.

Splash pad locations:

  • Wetherby Splash Pad, 2400 Taylor Drive
  • Fairmeadows Splash Pad, 2500 Miami Drive
  • Tower Court Spray Pad, 1124 Tower Court

Date of publication

Monday, May 16, 2022