Fourth of July Fun
To celebrates the Nation’s birthday, a fireworks show was held July 3. Later in the month the new Splash Pad opened.
The town of Atoka operates the splash pad facility at Walker Park for the enjoyment of our residents and visitors. The splash pad was open to the public in July at no-charge and is used on a first come, first served basis. Shade structures may not be reserved in advance. There are no lifeguards on duty and the Town does can not be held liable for injuries resulting from unsafe or improper use.
Rules and Regulations
Hours of operation : Daily, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., weekdays from 9 to 11 a.m. is reserved for children ages 5 and under and their parents or guardians.
Proper attire must be worn at all times. Appropriate footwear is recommended.
For your safety, do not hang, swing, climb, or pull on the splash pad equipment.
No running or horse play is permitted. Individuals engaging in unsafe or disruptive behavior will be asked to leave the splash pad.
Food or drinks are not permitted within the water zone of the splash pad.
A drinking fountain is provided near the restroom building. Please do not drink the water spraying from the splash pad.
This splash pad uses treated, recirculated water. Restrooms are provided nearby for your use. When age appropriate, swim diapers are highly recommended.
In case of thunderstorms, lightning, or severe weather of any kind, vacate the splash pad facility.
The splash pad facility is designed to be ADA compliant. Guests of all abilities are welcome and encouraged to enjoy the facility.
The splash pad facility is designated as a tobacco-free zone.
The following are not permitted inside fenced splash pad area at any time:
Weapons; glass jars or bottles; pets; toys including water balloons, beach balls, pool noodles, cups, buckets, water guns, etc.; skateboards; skates; rollerblades; bicycles; scooters; motorized vehicles of any kind.
The splash pad at Walker Park will be closed to the public on Aug. 8 and 9 as final project work is completed and texture is added to the splash pad surface. The splash pad is expected to re-open for regular hours on Saturday.