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Spraygrounds in Sacramento 2017

Spraygrounds in Sacramento 2017

| May 24, 2017

If you’ve been following Sacramento Sidetracks through the years, then you know I am always enthusiastic about the spraygrounds we have in our area! They offer the most fabulous FREE way for kids to cool off in the summer! Most of the “spraygrounds”, “splash pads” and “fountains” on this list are located within a park […]

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The 16 Best Places to Cool Off for Free in 2016

The 16 Best Places to Cool Off for Free in 2016

| May 26, 2016

We all need a place to take the kids to cool off when it is hot and are extremely lucky that throughout Sacramento, there are 16 wonderful spraygrounds open this summer! Most of these are located within a park that also has a playground and picnic areas, so we are talking hours of fun for […]

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Weekend Top 10: Friday, June 7 – Sunday, June 9

Weekend Top 10: Friday, June 7 – Sunday, June 9

| June 7, 2013 | 1 Comment

Go STAR GAZING when the sun goes down at Gibson Ranch Regional Park. Friday Bring a picnic dinner and relax during a CONCERT IN THE PARK in Folsom. Friday FREE Build Monsters University Scarers at Lowe’s BUILD AND GROW CLINIC. Saturday FREE Help REBUILD MCKINLEY PLAYGROUND and check out how it’s coming along. Saturday – […]

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23 Spraygrounds to Cool Off at this Summer

23 Spraygrounds to Cool Off at this Summer

| May 23, 2013 | 373 Comments

[please visit our updated 2016 sprayground list] We all need a place to take the kids for some fun water play when it is HOT and are extremely lucky that throughout Sacramento, there are 23 parks with wonderful water features open for the Summer! The majority of them have just turned their water on or will […]

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Swim at Sacramento City Pools

Swim at Sacramento City Pools

| June 14, 2012 | 115 Comments

It’s official…the hot weather is here to stay! We’ll all be searching for ways to cool off and one of the most affordable ways to do that is to head to a city pool. We are fortunate that so many Sacramento residents came together with Save Mart to raise funds to keep pools open this […]

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Touring Sacramento Spraygrounds

Touring Sacramento Spraygrounds

| June 30, 2010 | 3 Comments

3rd Stop – BRIDGEWAY LAKES PARK in West Sacramento Our 3rd stop on our Sprayground tour was Bridgeway Lakes Park in West Sacramento.  This park has such a relaxing ambience since it sits next to a man-made lake in a great neighborhood.  We sat facing the lake for our picnic and I felt like we […]

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