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Splish Splash Water Park

Splish Splash Water Park in Calverton, NY is Long Island's very own amazing, super fun water park! There are many water rides, slides, and attractions suitable for all ages, including The New Kahuna Bay wave pool with four foot high waves that feels like a real ocean wave. If you have kids, you have to visit Splish Splash at least once during the summer.

McDonalds has Splish Splash coupons! I was able to get $3.00 off admission for up to 4 people. You can also save some money by bringing water bottles and snacks and storing them in a locker.

This park is great for Long Islanders on a hot sunny day and it's been extremely popular since it first opened up in 1991 with only 4 rides. Now, the park has about 500,00 visitors every season and proudly claims more than 36 rides and attractions.

There are train trams that are continuously picking up people as they arrive, and dropping them off directly at the park.

With all the people visiting Splish Splash from the surrounding area, the local business have thrived. For example, while visiting the water park, you can make a short trip to the Tanger Outlets, a large retail outlet center in Riverhead, NY.

The park is well maintained, with plenty of restrooms, lifeguards on duty at every ride, and little cubby holes to store your shoes and towel before you get on a line.

"Lazy River" at Splish Splash
enjoy a relaxing ride in a tube at the Lazy River in Splish Splash water Park in Riverhead, NY

Splish Splash Water Park is in Riverhead, NY and you can get coupons at McDonalds

Here is a list of all the fun rides at Splish Splash water park:

Abyss- lots of twisting and turning in a tube
Must be 42" to ride alone

Alien Invasion - spinning and dropping rapidly creates a total alien adventure on this ride
Must be 48" to ride

Barrier Reef - very fast water ride with twists in the dark
Must be 42" to ride

Cliff Diver - a water slide for those brave enough to drop 8 stories in a few seconds
Must be 54" to ride

Dragon's Den - dragon themed ride, fun in a tube
Must be "48 to ride

Giant Twister - three water slides that drop into a pool
Must be 42"

Hollywood Stunt Rider - a thrilling water ride in a circular raft
Must be 48" to ride

Kahuna Bay Wave Pool - must be 42" without adult

Lazy River - a relaxing ride along along Splish Splash's lazy river

Mammoth River - a thrilling ride in a circular raft with twisting and dropping
Must be 36" to ride

Maz Trax- this is a scary drop down a 50'slide
Must be 42" to ride

Shotgun Falls - ride down a slide and drop 5 feet into a pool
Must be 48" to ride

Soak City - relax and unwind in a bubbly pool

Splash Landing - a tube ride that takes you through a winding slide
Must be 42" to ride alone

Surf City Wave Pool - one of 2 wave pools at Splish Splash water park
Must be 42" without adult

Tunnel of Terror - with a 40' drop in the dark!
Must be 48"

And for the really little kids:

  • Elephant Slide
  • Kiddie Slides
  • Monsoon Lagoon
  • Octopus Pool
  • Pirate's Cove

Long Island Railroad Splish Splash Getaway Package

The Long Island Rail Road provides "Long Island Getaway Packages" and for Splish Splash water park they include a discounted round-trip train ticket to and from the Ronkonkoma Station, a connecting shuttle bus, and attraction admission. The cost of this package is $62 for adults and $48.50 for children ages 4-11. The LIRR offers this package weekends and holidays from June 4 to September 5th and weekdays from June 20 to September 2 this year (2011).

General Admission for 2011

General Admission for the 2011 season: $37.99
Under 48” tall, Seniors 60 and over: $28.99
Children under 2: Free

The park offers reduced admission if it's purchased 3 hours before closing. General Admission: $29.99
Under 48” tall, Seniors 60 and over: $24.99
Children under 2: Free

You can find coupons for admission for this park at McDonald's restaurants on Long Island.

This year Splish Splash water park is offering reduced admission seasonal passes until July 15th, 2011 for $72.99.

Splish Splash is open weekends and holidays starting Memorial Day weekend.

The park offers locker rentals:

Small locker: $13.00
Large locker: $18.00
You will get $5.00 back when you return the locker key.

And rentals for your own personal space:

Cabana Rentals

  • Standard Cabanas - provides sun and shade, 2 lounge chairs for laying out and a table and 4 chairs. You can order food from the waitress who comes by periodically.
  • VIP Cabanas - This one offers everything you get with a standard cabana, and also a fridge, a personal locker and a ceiling fan to keep you cool.
  • Kahuna Bay VIP Cabana -These Kabana have more seating than the others and is located by the new Kahuna Bay Wavepool.

You can also rent a stroller for $9.00. A double stroller is $11.00

Some helpful tips:

  • If you purchase a ticket and it rains within 2 hours, you can get a rain check on your ticket on that day
  • You must wear a bathing suit to go on the rides.
  • You can't bring food into the park.
  • Leave your car keys in a locker

Splish Splash Water park is located at 2549 Splish Splash Drive, Calverton, NY 11933. The phone # is (631) 727-3600 .

From the west (NYC, Nassau, & Suffolk):
Take the LIE east to exit 72 West.
Take the west ramp and make a left at the first light onto Splish Splash Drive.

From the East:Take Sunrise Hwy (Rte 27) west to Route 24 North to the traffic circle.
Follow signs for Main Street (Rte. 25 West).
Take Rte. 25 west about 4 miles.
Cross over the LIE and turn left at the first light onto Splish Splash Drive.

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