Glendale “Find Me at the Splash Pad” (Tangled hair don’t care)
Fun, inexpensive ways to spend a summer afternoon enjoying one of the Valley’s most centrally located Splash Pads, at Fountain Park in Westgate Entrainment District.
Splash pads are a perfect way to?create a safe space for kids of all ages to spend hours of cooling off with friends and loved ones, plus, playing with others multiplies the fun!
Where to begin: Start your morning at the Fountain Park at Westgate Entertainment District, now that’s officially summer it doesn’t take long for temps to reach triple digits, water play is not only a great way to cool-off, but it also provides a wonderful sensory experience for your developing child. Set in a perfect square and made of lush gardens, picturesque Fountain Park provides a serene environment in a true paradise setting. Centered by an interactive fountain (splash pad) families and friends alike can share in laughter and fun as they pop into the streaming shots of water and to start off a sunny afternoon.
BONUS: There are also several kiosks directly next to the splash pad where parents can browse everything from accessories like hats, purses, and sunblock to must-haves for the kids like toys and snacks.
Where to Eat: While the kids dry-off, grab a bite to eat at kid-friendly restaurants like Opa Greek Life Cafe directly next to the splash pad or Johnny Rockets, a 1-minute walk away, there are dozens of other of convenient options at Glendale’s Westgate Entertainment District, within walking distance, including restaurants that offer adult beverages for mom and dad.
Next on the Agenda: You can Flex your creative muscles at As You Wish pottery painting place, for kids of all ages or catch a movie at the AMC Theater.