Prairie Ridge Aquatic Center

Open for the 2024 season beginning May 25

  • Noon – 6 p.m.

Splash Park only

  • 2024 Dates TBD
  • Open Monday – Friday 
  • 10-11:45 a.m.

Facility Features

  • Heated Water
  • Zero depth entry
  • Two water slides
  • Sunbathing area
  • Kiddie slide
  • Lily pad walk
  • Floor geysers
  • Concessions stand
  • Chaise lounge chairs
  • Kiddie frog slide
  • Splash park

Slides (excluding family slide)

  • Must be at least 48” tall to ride closed slide
  • Must be at least 48” tall to ride open flume slide (if under 48”, may ride with parent)

Lily Pads 

  • Must be 54” tall to use

Birthday Parties

Celebrate your child's birthday party at the Prairie Ridge Family Aquatic Center this summer!

Parties are reserved for two hours, from either 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. or 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Reservations must be made at least 10 days prior to the event. The reserved birthday party table may be decorated by the renter. Confetti and other small decoration are not allowed.

Cost is $90 for Ankeny residents, $117 for nonresidents and includes:

  • Admission of 10 children and two supervising adults
  • Two one-topping pizzas of your choice
  • Individual drink for each party participant
  • No outside food or beverages are allowed. 
  • Season passes will not be honored with this offer.

Weather Cancellation Hotline: 515-963-3575