Marana’s splash pad is newly open and located at 12375 North Heritage Park Drive. The splash pad sits beside other community facilities such as baseball fields, a playground, a community garden, walking trails, and grassy multiuse areas.
The 4,500 square foot splash pad provides an exciting after school or weekend activity for families. The modern equipment is farm themed and includes a water windmill, a tractor, and spraying horses.
Just outside of Tucson, Marana sits on rural land and is known for its thriving agriculture.
When is the Marana Splash Pad open?
Monday – Sunday; 8:00am – 7:00pm.
Why would I visit the Marana Splash Pad/Heritage River Park?
- To cool down from the heat
- To be outdoors and play in the grass areas
- To be in community setting and socialize
- To access the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail
- To access the Santa Cruz Shared Use Path
How much does it cost to visit the Marana Splash Pad?
What is the parking situation at the Heritage River Park?
There is parking surrounding the splash pad and fields.
What should I bring with me when I visit?
Swimsuits, towels, sunscreen, snacks, water, and kids!
What is the best season for visiting the park?
Summer is a great time to visit the splash pad, although all times of the year are great to visit the park area.
Who should I contact if I have a question, comment or idea related to the park?
Marana Parks and Recreation 520-382-1950
How many playgrounds are there at Heritage River Park?
One playground that includes multiple slides, swings, a mini rock wall, monkey bars, and a shade covering.
What is the ground surface beneath the playgrounds?
Are the playgrounds shaded?
How clean is the water? Is it chlorinated?
The water is recirculated and treated.
How many tables are located at Heritage River Park?
Multiple tables are under ramadas.
Are there trash cans available and easily accessible?
Are there BBQ grills?
Is there an on-site restaurant or café?
All this playing is making us hungry. What restaurants do you recommend in the area?
There are not very many restaurants in the immediate area. That said, we do recommend Vero Amore at 12130 N. Dove Mountain Rd Marana (8.7 miles away). Italian dishes, wood-fired pizza. Happy Hour is 2-6pm daily.
Heritage River Park has:
- Two baseball fields
- Multipurpose grass areas for soccer or other field sports
- Wedding venue with fireplace, lighting, and a catering area
- Ramada pool barn for events
- No reservations available for splash pad area
- Small: $10 per hour
- Large: $12 per hour
- Pavilion: $15 per hour
- Group Ramada: $30 per hour
- Reservations before 5 pm: $5 per hour
- Reservations after 5 pm: $8 per hour
More reservation information and scheduling can be found on the Town of Marana website.
Heritage River Park has community garden plots available for $24 a year. Residents can grow seasonal plants without the use of pesticides on their 400 sqft of land.
Are restrooms available?
Are toilet seat covers available?
Is there a family restroom?
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