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, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Charles Young Park
540 E Third St
Daily, 9 a.m. –  8 p.m.

Douglass Park
701 Howard St
(Closed for the 2024 season)

Jacobson Park
4001 Athens Boonesboro Road
Daily, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Masterson Station Park
3051 Leestown Road
Daily, 9 a.m. –  8 p.m.

Opening Days – 2024

Opening days 

Masterson Station Park, Charles Young Park, and Jacobson Park spraygrounds are adjacent to each park's playgrounds and will open for the season on Saturday, April 27, 2024.

Castlewood Sprayground is located adjacent to the pool and will open for the season on Saturday, May 25, 2024.

Douglass Sprayground will be closed for the 2024 season

Closing Days – 2024

Closing days

  • Douglass: Closed for 2024 season
  • Castlewood: Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2024
  • Charles Young: Sunday, Oct. 6, 2024
  • Jacobson: Sunday, Oct. 6, 2024
  • Masterson Station: Sunday, Oct. 6, 2024

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