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Willis Tucker Splash Pad

Subfacility of Willis D. Tucker Community Park

Other Link Willis Tucker Picnic Shelter Reservations
SPLASH PAD UPDATE: Thank you for your patience while we adjusted to the new Phase 3 state guidelines for splash pads and got everything up and running for the summer. The splash pad is now open for the summer! (updated 6/15/21).

In a normal year without the COVID-19 pandemic, the splash pad normally opens the end of May (the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend) and stays open until the warm weather ends in September.

Throw on a pair of shorts or swimsuit and join the kids dodging the tricky soaker, silverflow cannon, aqua dome, water jelly, aqua jumper, power spinner, power volcano, water domes, and splash palace for a fun, family-friendly activity.

There are three kite shelters next to the splash pad for reservation. These make a comfortable area for parents to lay out a picnic lunch or simply sit back and relax while keeping an eye on their youngsters playing in the water, on the playground equipment, or in the nearby sand box. More information here.

Activating the Splash Pad

The spray pad operates on a timer. To activate the system, place your hand on top of the yellow pedestal. Allow 15-30 second delay.

Keep the Splash Pad Clean

For uninterrupted service, please remove playground sand from feet and clothes prior to entering the pad. Sand, linen fibers, and other foreign matter clog the filters and shut down the system.  

Banned Items

The following are not allowed in the water:
  • Food
  • Dogs
  • Street clothing
  • Bikes
  • Skateboards
  • Diapers (non swim type)


Picnic Tables & Kite Shelters


Picnic tables and the three canvas kite shelters, adjacent to the spray pad, are for the enjoyment of all park patrons. Shelters that are not reserved may be used on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Unoccupied tables cannot be reserved. Signage, ribbon, or other forms of holding them will be removed.  For more information on picnic and kite shelters click here.

Shelter rental does not guarantee the splash pad feature will be operating. Snohomish County Parks reserves the right to close or shut down operation of the spray feature at anytime due to chemical imbalance, equipment malfunction, inclement weather, or any other safety reason that may occur. No electricity or BBQ grills available at the kite shelters.

Pack it in - Pack it out!


Trash cans have  been removed or significantly reduced at this park.  Please plan accordingly.  To learn more about this program, please visit our Pack it in - Pack it out page.


Best of Washington

Playground voted favorite in KING TV's 2009 Best of Western Washington contest

See the splash pad and kite shelters in 360 here: