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Water sprinklers in our neighborhoods in Brooklyn

Our list of water sprinklers in each neighborhood that are open weather permitting above 80 degrees throughout summer. Enjoy the water fun!

Brooklyn Heights

  • Pier 6 Water Lab in Brooklyn Bridge Park 9 am to sunset
  • Pier 2 Water Lab in Brooklyn Bridge Park 9 am to sunset

  • Van Voorhees Playground (Columbia St. and, Atlantic Ave)
  • Harry Chapin Playground (Columbia Heights)
  • Cadman Plaza Park | Walt Whitman Park (reopening summer 2025)


  • Pirate Ship Playground in Brooklyn Bridge Park (Main Street)
  • Dr. Susan Smith Mckinney Steward Park on Bridge and York

Boerum Hill

  • Boerum Park (Warren St. To Baltic St. Between Hoyt St. And Smith St)
  • Nicholas Naquan Heyward Jr. Park (Wyckoff St. between Hoyt St. and Bond St.)
  • Sixteen Sycamores Playground (Schermerhorn St. Bet. Nevins St. And 3 Ave.)

Carroll Gardens

  • Carroll Park (Court Smith Street between Carroll and President Streets)
  • Dimattina Playground (Hicks St. Bet. Woodhull St. And Rapelye St.)
  • St.Mary’s Playground (Smith Street)

Cobble Hill | Columbia Waterfront

  • Mother Cabrini Playground (President St & Van Brunt St)

Downtown Brooklyn

  • McLaughlin Park (Jay St., Bridge St. Bet. Tillary St. And Cathedral Pl.)
  • Commodore Barry Park
  • Golconda Playground (Gold St. between Nassau St. and Concord St.)
  • New: Abolitionist Place at 225 Duffield Street. Water feature rules include no bare feet so bring some waterproof sandals for your kids. Hours currently 11 am – 2 pm and 5 – 9 pm

Prospect Heights

  • Stroud Park sprinklers
  • Pacific Park “East Plaza”  bear Vanderbilt and Dean at 595 Dean Street

Fort Greene

  • Fort Greene Park Playground
  • Underwood Park (Lafayette Ave)
  • Oracle playground (Adelphi btwn Myrtle & Park)
  • Classon Playground (Lafayette & Classon Ave)
  • PS 20 Playground (Clermont Ave. & Adelphi St)
  • Pratt Playground (on Willoughby and Emerson)
  • South Oxford Park (S Oxford Street)
  • Edmonds Playground (Dekalb Ave)

Governors Island

  • Near the food court

Prospect Park

  • Splash Pad Lakeside Bklyn from 10.30 am to 6 pm daily (for kids 12 and under). The Splash Pad, named Best of New York by New York Magazine, is Prospect Park’s largest water play area, with 47 water spray jets covering 16,000 square feet to provide hours of warm-weather fun. Opening for the 2024 season on Friday, June 7 and will close mid September


Updated: June 7, 2024

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