Splash on! Water parks open for May long weekend


The City of Nanaimo, Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture will be turning on the taps at the City's four water parks on Saturday, May 21 - just in time for the Victoria Day long weekend. The four parks are located at Deverill Square Park, Departure Bay Kiwanis Park, Mansfield Park and Harewood Centennial Park. The water is available daily from 9 am to 8 pm.

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Key Points

  • There are four water parks in Nanaimo, located at Deverill Square Park, Departure Bay Kiwanis Park, Harewood Centennial Park and Mansfield Park.
  • Each park is open 7 days a week from 9 am to 8 pm.


"Splish splash! Our waterparks are a great way to cool off in the summer heat while enjoying some family fun. Now, bring on the sunshine and let the summer begin!"

City of Nanaimo

Quick Facts

  • Every spring, City staff work to prepare the water parks for opening by testing the pipes, cleaning the features and making sure everything is in working order.


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