During the dog days of summer here on Long Island, many people beat the heat by visiting a local beach or pool. However, sometimes you need to spice things up a bit. That’s where Splish Splash Water Park comes in handy. This enormous, family-friendly water park features tons of fun rides and attractions that will keep you cool all summer long!
What you Need to Know about Splish Splash Water Park
About the Park
For over 26 years, Splish Splash Water Park has been Long Island’s leading summer destination for one-of-a-kind aquatic fun. Across 96 acres in Calverton, you can find tons of amazingly exciting water rides, slides and playgrounds.
However, this place offers a whole lot more than your ordinary water park. In addition to the attractions, there’s also shows, shops and various dining options, making it the perfect place to spend a summer day.
Things to Do
Splish Splash truly has it all. Learn more about all of the amazing attractions that can be found at this Long Island water park.
Rides and Attractions
When you first enter Splish Splash, you might notice a different water attraction everywhere you turn. Best of all, there are rides for just about every age group. In fact, here are some of the most popular ones in the park:
- Riptide Racer
- Monsoon Lagoon
- Alien Invasion
- Von Dark’s Tunnel of Terror
From June 16 to September 3, world-renowned bird trainer Weldon Middlebrooks will be on hand with his talented parrots for a “Parrots of the Caribbean” show.
Believe it or not, from the Surf Shack to Kahuna Bay Outfitters, there are plenty of great shops that can provide clothing, water essentials and a bunch of cool souvenirs.
During your visit, you’re bound to get at least a little bit hungry. Luckily, there are several solid dining options, like Johnny Rockets, Kowabunga Kitchen and Pink’s, which are perfect for a midday snack.
Planning your Visit
Keep in mind that Splish Splash Water Park does not officially open for the season until Saturday, May 25. Click here to view their entire summer schedule.
Splish Splash ticket prices vary depending on your age and the day of the week. You can find all of the prices, and even purchase them ahead of time, here. They also have season passes available if you plan on visiting more than once.
If you’re looking for the ideal summer activity for the entire family, you can’t go wrong with a trip to Splish Splash Water Park!