Where To Keep Cool With The Kids! | Stamford Moms

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for Connecticut, through Wednesday! If you’re looking for ways to keep cool with the kids during the hot weather and all summer long, we have some options! Scroll down for a of places to go to keep everyone having fun while cooling off!

Splash Pad at Scalzi Park

Open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily, weather permitting. The splash pad closes in the event of rain, thunderstorms, etc.

Calf Pasture Beach Splash Pad in Norwalk

Open 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. (Shuts off half an hour before the sun goes down) daily┬ádepending on weather. The splash pad is shut off if it is raining
All Norwalk residents can easily access, visitors need to purchase a parking pass. More parking information available here.

Dorothy Heroy Pool

Located at 51 Riding Stable Trail in Stamford, the pool is open to the public Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. as well as opening to the public on July 5 and closes for the season on August 15.

Stamford Beaches

Cove Island, Cummings and West Beaches can be great places to cool off!
Click here for information about how to get a beach pass.

The Splash Pad at Ryan Park in Norwalk

Ryan Park is open daily, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Click here for more information!

The Splash Pad at Devon’s Place in Norwalk

Located next to Stepping Stone Museum in Matthews Park, which is open daily, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Click here for more information!

The Splash Pad at Spray Bay at Ridgefield Parks and Rec

The 2,800 square foot, zero-entry water playground is located at the Recreation Center in Ridgefield. Spray Bay play time is included with a Family Recreation or Family All-Inclusive Membership or you can pay a $10 per person drop-in rate which also includes recreation swim. Children under the age of 2 are free and adults with paying children are free at the Spray Bay only. If your children are non-swimmers and they enter the pool, then you must accompany them in the pool and pay the drop-in rate. Find more information here!

Bonus Day Trip Idea!

The Splash Pad at The Dinosaur Place

Located at 1650 Hartford-New London Turnpike in Oakdale, CT, the splash pad is open daily, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. While you’re there, the kids can play on one of the playgrounds, go on a hike to find the dinosaurs and have lunch!

The Eisenhower Park Splash Pad

Open 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. the splash pad at Eisenhower Park in Milford at 780 North Street is open to the public and no reservations are required.


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