Lexington has four spraygrounds located at Castlewood, Douglass, Jacobson and Masterson Station parks. Spraygrounds are interactive water features that are ideal for children of all ages. Designed to have no standing water, there is no lifeguard on duty so parent supervision is required.

Sprayground Information

For more information about Lexington's sprayground locations, openings, and closings, click to expand the sections below. 

Locations & Hours

Castlewood Park
320 Parkview Ave
Operational during pool hours, 10AM – 8PM

Charles Young Park
540 E Third St
Daily, 9AM –  8PM

Douglass Park
701 Howard St
Operational during pool hours, 10AM – 9PM

Jacobson Park
4001 Athens Boonesboro Road
Daily, 9AM – 8PM

Masterson Station Park
3051 Leestown Road
Daily, 9AM –  8PM

Opening Days – 2023

Opening days 

Masterson Station Park and Jacobson Park spraygrounds are adjacent to each park's playgrounds and will open for the season on Saturday, April 22, 2023.

Castlewood and Douglass spraygrounds are located adjacent to the pools in each park and will open when the pools open:

  • Castlewood: Saturday, May 27, 2023
  • Douglass: Saturday, June 3, 2023

Please note: Parking for the sprayground at Masterson Station Park on Saturday, April 29 will be located across from the fairgrounds as the parking lot and drive will be closed off for Kite Fest.

Closing Days – 2023

Closing days

The closing day for Masterson Station and Jacobson spraygrounds is Sunday, Oct. 4, 2023.

Castlewood and Douglas spraygrounds closing day is the same as their pools:

  • Douglass: Sunday, July 31, 2023
  • Castlewood: Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2023
  • Charles Young: Sunday, Oct. 1, 2023
  • Jacobson: Sunday, Oct. 1, 2023
  • Masterson Station: Sunday, Oct. 1, 2023

How to activate

 To activate the sprayground, touch the top of the pole located near the entrance, pictured below

outdoor fountain park, with short pole showing a sticker pointing to top of pole