Lakeside Water park


Lakeside Splashzone Water Park

1033 South Lake Storey Road; 309/343-8036

Lakeside Water Park will open Memorial Day Weekend
Hours are as follows:
Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Sunday, May 29, 2016 - noon-7:00 p.m.
Monday, May 30, 2016 - 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
The office will not be open during Memorial Opening weekend or on Memorial Day.

Season dates are Saturday, May 28 through September 5, 2016

Monday - Saturday: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Sunday: Noon to 7:00 p.m.

*Closed on Galesburg District 205 School Days

*The 5 foot pool is closed during swim team practice and home swim meets.

Daily Pool Admissions

Ages 3 and up, $5 per person

Ages 2 and under, $2 per person

Summer Family Season Passes

3 Month
3 Month
1 person  
2 Persons  
3 Persons  
4 Persons  
Additional Person(s)  

Note:  One month passes are no longer available due to low sales in previous years.

**Proof of residency is required for purchase.

**Residents must live within the City of Galesburg city limits.

**Season passes are issued to immediate family members only. Any individual residing at the family address is welcome to purchase a separate pass. Day care providers, babysitters, foster children, grandparents, or other extended family members may not be on the family season pass.

**Passes may only be purchased at the Lakeside Administrative Office Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.  The office will not be open during Memorial Opening weekend or on Memorial Day.



Splashzone Coupon Booklet

Coupons can be used for general admission hours.  They are non-refundable and are valid for the current 2016 season only.  Coupon Booklets may be purchased at the Administrative Office Monday - Friday, during the office hours of 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
All Ages:         $40.00


Splashzone Deluxe Birthday Party Package

Add splash to your bash to make your birthday special during operating hours.  This is for groups of 12 participants, including swimmers and non-swimmers.
FEE: $100.00 (1/4 themed sheet cake, plates, forks, 3 bottles of soda, party room for 1.5 hours, and admission for a maximum of 12.)  $8.00 for each additional attendee.

Contact the Galesburg Parks and Recreation Department to determine facility availability and to acquire a confirmation form. The reserved rental time includes all time in the facility. (Changing of clothes, swimming and additional activities planned in the facility.) Outside food may not be brought in the facility. Concessions are available at rentals request. Swimming is not allowed during inclement weather with thunder or lightning. Lifeguards will determine.


Splashzone Party Room

Reserve the Splashzone Party Room this summer for your special outing.  Groups may now call 309/345-3683 to place a reservation.  Available for groups of 20 or less.
FEE: $50 per 1 1/2 hours (Admission is not included).

Paradise Cafe

The Paradise Cafe concession service offers a variety of items. Only food and beverages that have been purchased at the concession stand may be consumed at the pool facilities, and only in the concession area.

Picnic Tables

Picnic tables are located outside the Water Park for those desiring to bring their own food or beverage. You may not bring food or beverages into the facility.

Coin Lockers

Lockers are available for your convenience. Lakeside Water Park and Hawthorne Municipal Pool offer coin lockers for personal belongings

  • Zero Depth Pool
  • Exciting Water Play Feature
  • Water Geysers
  • 122 foot Body Flume Waterslide
  • Sun Deck/Chaise Lounge Area
  • Easy Access Concession Area
  • ADA Accessible
  • 25 yard Lap Competition Pool
  • Heated
  • Coin Lockers Available
  • Picnic area outside of park


Early Closing

We will close:

  • If there are less than 20 patrons for a one-hour period.
  • If the temperature drops below 70 degrees.
  • If its is 70 degrees at opening, we will remain open for an hour and let the crowd determine if the park is to remain open.
  • If there is inclement weather, lightening or thunderstorms. No rainchecks issued.

During swim team season, the 5 foot pool will close at 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday for practice and meets.

Lakeside Water Park Rules

Food and drink are not permitted on the pool deck to be in accordance with state health codes.

Outside food, coolers and drinks are not permitted in the water park.

Baby strollers are not permitted on the pool deck. Car seats are permitted.

The City of Galesburg is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

Glass containers and alcohol are strictly prohibited.

Young children wearing diapers must wear a rubber lining over their diaper or a swim diaper. Any child not adhering to these rules will not be allowed in the water.

Only approved swimsuits with a liner will be allowed in the water. Soccer, basketball or gym shorts are not considered trunks. No cutoffs or shorts with metal rivets. Sport bras are not considered swimming suits.

Only white shirts are permitted in the water.

Please do not wear jewelry when riding the slide.

Foul language and unruly behavior will not be tolerated. Any person who uses foul language and refuses to act accordingly will be asked to leave the park.

An adult, 18 years and older, must supervise children 8 years and younger at all times.

Showers are recommended.

These rules are not all inclusive and are subject to change.

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