Kennedy Park, located at the corner of Olive St. and Westmoor St., includes the Kennedy Water Playground, a public restroom, walking trails, baseball diamond, basketball courts, playground and open play areas. This zero-entry water playground is geared for toddlers through elementary aged children. 18 inches at it’s deepest point, it’s perfect for children to come play in the water.
Reservations to the Kennedy Water Playground can be made in advance or upon arrival for your specific day and swim session. Concession stands are available inside Kennedy Water Playground and outside food and beverage (non-alcoholic and non-glass) is permitted.
New for 2021 – Day Pool Pass, Individual Season Pool Pass and Family Season Pool Pass! Individual Season Passes and Family Season Passes are valid at both Kennedy Water Playground and Potawatomi Pool. Passes can be purchased online or on-site and are valid for the 2021 season.
Looking for employment at Kennedy Water Playground? Apply to be a lifeguard here!
Basketball Court & Playground completed
A full court basketball court and a modern playground were installed at Kennedy Park in Summer 2016. The playground features a 360-degree playable design allowing kids to use every inch of the Explorer Dome. The Rotary Club assisted in finishing the basketball courts after a neighborhood resident approached the Rotary Club seeking assistance with the project. A new pavillion is also planned.
Park Amenities conceptual
Addition of pavilion structures, additional grills and picnic surfaces are to be incorporated.