Can I drop my kids off without an adult?

Kids, ages 10 & older, can be dropped off without an adult.

Frequently Asked Questions

To help you make the most of your upcoming visit, we’ve compiled some frequently asked questions and Good to Know Before You Go tidbits.

What is your contact information?


Denton Water Works Park 2400 Long Rd., Denton, TX 76209 (940) 349-8100 parksnrec@cityofdenton.com




When is the water park open?


During the summer, we're open daily Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Sundays, noon - 7 p.m. Sneak Peek Sunday, May 17
Open Daily, May 23-Aug. 18
End of Season Weekends: Aug 22-23, Aug. 29-30, and Labor Day Weekend




Can I exit and return to the park in the same day?


Guests can re-enter the park on the same day with their wrist band and receipt.




Can I bring outside food into the park?


You are welcome to bring a small ice cooler with factory-sealed drinks such as water bottles. In an effort to maintain a safe environment, we discourage unsealed fountain drinks to avoid the potential of alcohol in the park. We also discourage outside fast food in an effort to support our concession facilities and those employed to provide services. All coolers are checked at the entrance gate.




What is the Rain Check Policy?


When closed due to bad weather, guests in the park for less than two hours may receive a rain check for each pass purchased. Guests must present their receipt for a rain check before exiting the park.




How much is parking?


Parking is free.




Do non-swimmers have to pay admission?


Yes, the non-swimmer fee is $5.




Are there coupons or discounts to the water park?


Water Works Park offers discounted admission every Monday-Friday, from 4-7 p.m.




May I bring my own lifejacket or tube into the water park?


Coast Guard approved lifejackets are permitted, including Coast Guard approved Puddle Jumpers. Complimentary lifejackets are available and free to use throughout the park on a first-come, first-served basis. Personal flotation devices, such as noodles and tubes are not allowed in the park.





Have your own question?

No worries, simply sent us an email or give us a call (940) 349-8800.

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Water Works Park, 2400 Long Rd.

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