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Battle Creek Waterworks Family Aquatic Center

2401 Upper Afton Rd, Maplewood, MN 55119
Admission: $7.00
$7.00/person (including spectators); FREE under 12 months; $5.00 Twilight (6 - 8 p.m.); $2.50 Tot Tuesday
Concessions Available
Hours of Operation:
Mon. 11:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Tue. 11:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Wed. 11:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Thu. 11:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Fri. 11:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Sat. 11:00 AM - 08:00 PM
Sun. 11:00 AM - 08:00 PM
OPEN SATURDAY JUNE 8, 2019 - AUGUST 25, 2019

Battle Creek Waterworks Family Aquatic Center is located in Battle Creek Regional Park. This pool is geared toward families with children 10 and under. There is a shallow water pool with interactive water play equipment and a  separate activity pool with lily pad walk and swim area. For the grade school kids, there is a three story twisting waterslide with plunge area. 

Battle Creek Waterworks

When the kids need a break from the water, there is a sand play area and a sunbathing area. Family-friendly restrooms, showers and changing areas are provided.

If you come with kids three and under, remember to bring a swim diaper or purchase one there. Appropriate swimwear is required for all guests. "Revealing swimsuits" (aren't all swimsuits a bit revealing?), cutoff shorts and colored t-shirts are not allowed.

There is no outside food allowed in the water park area, but there is plenty of free parking and picnicking areas in the greater Battle Creek park.

The 2019 beach and water park season begins Saturday, June 8 and will continue until August 25, 2019. The season may be extended based on weather conditions.

Battle Creek Waterworks Discounts & Coupons

The best go-to discounts for Waterworks include the twilight price, when admission drops to $5/pp at 5pm. Tot Times are a very reasonable $2.50 for preschoolers and their parents. Visitors can also purchase a 10-visit punch card for $60.00, saving $10 over the course of $10 visits. The waterpark sometimes lists discounts with Groupon

Tot Tuesdays at Battle Creek Waterworks

Tot Tuesdays hours are 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Kids 5 & under and their guardians can swim for the special admission price of $2.50. You will need to pay full price if you choose a to stay after 10:30 a.m. 

Birthday Parties at Battle Creek Waterworks

Battle Creek offers two two birthday party packages:

Standard Birthday Party Package - $166.75

  • Up to 10 all day admissions to Waterworks (includes adults and children)
  • Exclusive use of the birthday party zone for 2 hours (start times are 11:30 a.m. or 2 p.m.)
  • Up to 10 mini pizzas or turkey/ham/veggie hoagies or wraps
  • Up to 10 beverages
  • Up to 10 bags of chips
  • Birthday Cake (must be ordered five days in advance)

Twilight Birthday Party Special - $99.00

  • Up to 10 Twilight admissions to Waterworks (includes adults and children)
  • 90 minutes at the birthday table (6-7:30 p.m.)
  • Birthday Cake (must be ordered five days in advance)

Visit Ramsey County's website for more birthday party information.

Battle Creek Waterworks Play Strucutre

Image Courtesy of Ramsey County Parks

Autism-Friendly Hour at Battle Creek Waterworks

On Sundays from 10am-11am, the park will host an autism-friendly hour that offers individuals on the autism spectrum or with other sensory needs a chance to experience the water park before it opens to the general public. The park provides more information in this downloadable PDF.

Updates to Battle Creek Park

The park is in the early stages of creating a new master plan, which will result in updates in the coming years. You can find more information and how you can share your own opinions on the Park Master Plan Page.

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