Enjoying Summer at the Splash Pad


Enjoying Summer at the Splash Pad

July 18, 2014

Checking off another item from our bucket list – SPLASH PAD! We had a great time this morning at the splash pad, followed by a picnic lunch on the grass. Hot summer days don’t get any better than this!DSC_0831

Top things to bring to the splash pad: bathing suit, swim diapers, hats, towels, buckets/toys, sunscreen, change of clothes and of course snacks!


Splash Pads in the Halton Region:

OAKVILLE has 15 splash pads to enjoy this summer. Click here for a map of locations and hours (courtesy of the Town of Oakville)

BURLINGTON splash pads, including 2 new splash pads this summer. Click here for locations and hours (courtesy of the City of Burlington)

MILTON splash pads are open from 9:00am – 9:00pm till September 6th. Click here for locations (courtesy of the Town of Milton)

Our Summer Bucket List…

Strawberry picking
Vegetable picking
Make homemade popsicles and/or ice cream
Have a picnic in the park
Lemonade stand
See a movie at the Drive-in
Go to Ripleys aquarium
Go to Zoo
Fly a kite
Go to the beach
Spend the day at Bronte creek
Make a bird feeder
Paint outside
Take the Ferry to Toronto Island
Nature scavenger hunt
Go to a concert or storytime in the park
Yoga in the park
Go to a Ribfest
Visit Canada’s Wonderland
Watch fireworks
Family road trip
Go to a local festival
Visit a splash pad
Stand up paddle boarding
Biking with the kids in the Chariot
Attend a workshop at Home Depot or Michaels
Go fishing
Visit a farmers market

Make a pie

Join us this summer as we tackle our Summer Bucket List. Check back for updates on our journey and experiences, recommendations and tips.  Share your own stories, comments and pictures on your experiences with your bucket list. Oh and please let us know if you think there is anything we should add to the list!

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