Arizona summers are long and hot, so it is the perfect time of year for you and your toddler, preschooler or school-age child to enjoy outdoor play in a splash park. Many of the parks offer shooting, swirling and squirting water features, which makes it a lot of fun! Most of the splash pads are free, or if there is a charge, it is minimal, some starting at $1.00. No matter where you live in the Valley, there is a splash pad near you. Here is a list of a few splash pads you should check out!