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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Splash Pad, County's Outdoor Pools Open

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The County’s two outdoor pools are located at Chickahominy Riverfront Park and Upper County Park in Toano. A new splash pad is open at Chickahominy Riverfront Park this summer, offering visitors a camping theme aquatic area featuring ground sprays, rain tunnels and shower and Bass Fish sprayers. Located adjacent to the swimming pool, this new water feature is perfect for all ages and especially non swimmers. Daily and season passes are available and admission includes both pool and splash pad.

The pools and splash pad are open weekends only, Saturday and Sunday, through June 17. Daily operations  begin June 18. For the full operating schedules, fees and upcoming pool special events, visit Outdoor Pools in Spring/Summer Activity Brochure.

After Hours Pool & Splash Pad Rental Fees
Whether you’re looking to cool off for the day or host a private pool party, we’ve got you covered! Evening rentals available. Rates are based on size of your group and include two hours of pool or splash time, one/ two lifeguards and one park attendant. Call 757-259-5360 for reservations. Pool capacity is maximum 100 people; splash pad is 65 people.  

In the event of inclement weather, please call ahead - Chickahominy Riverfront Park Pool Information at 757-603-1114 or Upper County Park Pool Information at 757-566-1451. For more information on the pools, please visit County Outdoor Pools or call us at 757-259-5360.

About the Parks
Chickahominy Riverfront Park, 1350 John Tyler Highway, 757-603-1114
The park offers a large pool, separate restrooms, two shade structures, lounge chairs, a playground (ages 2-12) and shelter nearby, ADA accessible pool lift and a snack bar stocked with ice cream, drinks and chips. After hours pool rentals are available.

Upper County Park, 180 Leisure Road in Toano, 757-566-1451
The pool features a 25-meter pool with a slide and a toddler pool. For your convenience, there are separate and family changing rooms with showers, a snack bar, picnic shelters nearby, shade structures, lounge chairs and a playground (ages 2-12) nearby. After hours pool rentals are available.

 Media Contact:
 Veda McMullen, Senior Communications Specialist
 757-259-5415
; veda.mcmullen@jamescitycountyva.gov

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