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Spraygrounds in New Jersey

Looking to cool off? Bring the kids to play at these NJ spraygrounds!


Looking for a fun place to take the kids to cool off? We’ve rounded up a huge list of New Jersey Spraygrounds, Splash Pads, and Spray Parks. From sprinklers and fountains to pools and sprayers, NJ is chock full of free or low-cost water playgrounds. Let the kids run free and cool off on hot summer days!

Our top favorites: 

Asbury Park Splash Park 
Third Avenue Greenspace, Asbury Park

This splash park opened a few years ago, and features a cute garden theme with oversized hoses, sprinklers and watering cans. It’s not huge, but it’s right next to the beach and the boardwalk. Daily passes are $9 for kids and $5 for adults. 

Newport Green
14th Street, Jersey City

Check out the beautiful views of NYC in the background at this Jersey City waterpark and playground. There’s even a little beach with sand (complete with Adirondack chairs and umbrellas) that overlooks the Hudson River and a summertime carousel nearby. 

Dorbrook Recreation Area 
353 County Rd. 537, Colt’s Neck 

This huge park features hoses squirting from the ground, spigots dumping water from above and a host of water tables ensuring no one leaves dry.

Snyder Ave. Park 
240 Snyder Ave., Berkeley Heights

Nestled inside a playground, this small sprayground with a football theme includes a giant goal post that shoots out water (donated by the New York Jets). 

Lyndhurst Spray Park 
367 Valley Brook Ave., Lyndhurst

This park is in a nice fenced-in area (that costs $1 a person to enter) and features a cute rainbow “tunnel” and a snake-shaped fountain that rains water down from above.  ​​

Ponderosa Park 
1600 Cooper Rd, Scotch Plains

Check out the three large play structures and water jets at this splash zone that’s made of padded rubber. Keep in mind: Shade is limited, so pack cover-ups in case it gets hot. There’s also a huge patch of grass for the kids to run wild.  

Even more Spraygrounds, Splash Pads, and Spray Parks in New Jersey by County:

Bergen County

Burlington County

  • Johnson's Corner Farm (Medford) - $7.50 per child ages 1-12, $3.50 ages 13 & up

Camden County

Cumberland County

Essex County

Hudson County

  • Washington Park (Union City/Jersey City) -splash pad

  • Columbus Park (Hoboken) - spray park

  • Lincoln Park (Jersey City) - spray park

  • Fillmore Park (Fillmore, West New York) - splash pad

  • Ivanoski Park (Secaucus) - splash pad

  • Buchmuller Park (Secaucus) - splash pad

  • Naters Park (Secaucus) - splash pad

  • Dennis P. Collins Parks (Bayonne)

  • Stephen R. Gregg Park (Bayonne) - spray pool

  • Terry Collins Park (Bayonne) - splash pad

  • North Street Park (Bayonne) - spray park

  • Veteran's Park (Bayonne) - spray park

  • Russell Golding Park (Bayonne) - spray park

  • First Street/Dennis P. Collins Park (Bayonne) - spray pool

  • Kennedy School Mini Spray Park (North Bergen)

  • North Hudson James Braddock (North Bergen) - new sprinklers

  • Juan Pablo Duarte Park (Union City)

  • The Michael Leggiero Music Park (Union City)

  • Colombia Park (Union City)

  • West Hudson Park (Harrison and Kearny) - spray pool

  • Church Square Park (Hoboken) - sprinkler

  • Hoboken Housing Authority (Hoboken) - splash pad

  • Jackson Street Park (Hoboken) - splash pad

  • Elysian Park (Hoboken) - sprinkler

  • Stevens Park (Hoboken) - water play

  • Pier A (Hoboken) - water feature

  • Pier C (Hoboken) - water play

  • Madison St. Park (Hoboken) - splash pad

  • Splash and Spray Park (Hoboken)

  • Newport Skating Ring Market Oval (Jersey City) - spray pad

  • Splash Pad (Jersey City) - located in Hamilton Park

  • Pershing Field (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Audubon Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Terrace Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Arlington Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Country Village Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Roberto Clemente Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Rev. Ercel Webb/Lafayette Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • LaPointe Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Columbia Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Dr. Lena Edwards Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Bayside Park (Jersey City) - sprinkler

  • Newport Green (Jersey City)

Mercer County

  • Nassau Park Pavilion (Princeton) - water feature

Middlesex County

Monmouth County

Morris County 

Ocean County

Passaic County 

Somerset County

Union County

Did we miss one? Let us know in the comments below!

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