City spray pads are a great way to cool off on a hot day

Our spray pads open mid-June every year.

With the heat we are experiencing, our larger primary spray pads will open early at the following locations noted below. They will be open as of 10:00 a.m. on Wed. May 31, 2023 and operate until 9:00 p.m. nightly.


  • Central Park (Preston) 
  • Churchill Park (Galt) 
  • Duncan Ferguson Park (Galt) 
  • Forbes Park (Hespeler)  
  • Hespeler Optimist Park
  • Lincoln Park (Galt)  
  • Northview Heights Park (Galt)
  • Riverside Park (Preston) 
  • Soper Park (Galt) 
  • Victoria Park (Hespeler) 
  • Weaver Park (Hespeler) 

To check on their daily status pending any equipment difficulties, click here

Please note: bicycles, rollerblades, skateboards, dogs, food and glass bottles are not permitted on spray pads. Young children (those not yet toilet trained) should be in swim diapers. 

Do not use the spray pads if:

  • you are experiencing nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
  • you have a communicable disease
  • you have a skin infection or open sores