Kansas City Parks & Recreation Kicks Off the 2024 Pool Season

Kansas City Parks & Recreation Kicks Off the 2024 Pool Season

Kansas City Parks & Recreation Kicks Off the 2024 Pool Season

Pools, Water Parks, and Spraygrounds open Memorial Day weekend 

Kansas City Parks and Recreation announces the official opening of all outdoor pools, water parks and spray grounds for the summer season on Memorial Day weekend, starting Saturday, May 25th. Facilities will be open through Labor Day weekend. Additionally, the Southeast Community Center’s brand-new indoor pool is scheduled to open this summer.  

The new $3 million Southeast pool is funded through a General Obligation Bonds. It features modern amenities, including advanced filtration systems and accessible entry points. These improvements are designed to foster a vibrant, inclusive environment where the community can come together, stay active, and enjoy the many benefits of aquatic activities. 

Each facility has received various upgrades to enhance the experience for visitors. Several pools have new furniture with updated signage. Bay Waterpark has new shower curtains. Budd Park pool was painted. Mary Williams-Neal received new deck furniture, a freshly painted and resurfaced pool, a new water slide, and a repaired main pool pipe.  

Spraygrounds Opening

  • Blue Valley Park 
  • Douglas 
  • Gillham Park 
  • Harmony Park 
  • Longview Tract 
  • Loose Park 
  • Lykins Square 
  • Spring Valley Park 
  • Sunnyside Park 
  • The Parade Park 

Pools and Water Parks Opening 

  • The Bay Water Park, 7101 Longview Rd, Kansas City, MO 64134, Admission: Under 48” tall, $6, 48” and taller, $8 
  • The Springs Aquatic Center, 9400 N Congress Ave, Kansas City, MO 64153, Admission: Under 48” tall, $8, 48” and taller, $11 
  • Grove Park Pool, 1500 Benton Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64127, Admission: $5 
  • Budd Park Pool, 5600 Budd Park Espl St, Kansas City, MO 64108, Admission: $5 
  • Line Creek Community Center Pool, 5940 NW Waukomis Dr, Kansas City, MO 64151, Admission: $5 
  • Mary Williams-Neal Community Center Pool, 3801 Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64130, Admission: $5 
  • Note: The Gorman Pool will open early June after completing necessary maintenance, 1101 NE 47th St, Kansas City, MO 64116, Admission: $5 
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