Rules & Regulations

  • Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Swim suits and/or appropriate attire must be worn at all times. Cut-offs, gym, or dress shorts including thongs and transparent colored suits are prohibited.
  • Children not toilet-trained must wear a swim diaper. Regular disposable or cloth diapers will not be allowed. Swim diapers are available for purchase at the concession stand.
  • Persons must shower before entering the Splash Pad.
  • No person under the influence of drugs or alcohol will be allowed inside the fenced area.
  • Persons with diarrhea or nausea will not be permitted on the Splash Pad.
  • Persons with skin, eye, or respiratory infections will not be permitted on the Splash Pad.
  • Persons with open lesions or wounds will not be permitted on the Splash Pad.
  • Glass containers are prohibited within the fenced area.
  • Food and drink are not allowed on the splash pad.
  • During regular operating hours, no outside food or drinks are allowed. A full service concession stand offers shaved ice, cold drinks, and snacks. During a private rental, food and drinks may be brought into Piratesville.
  • Smoking and tobacco products are prohibited except in the parking lot.
  • Pets are prohibited within the fenced area.
  • Bicycles, scooters, skates, and skateboards are prohibited.
  • Running and horseplay are prohibited on the Splash Pad.
  • The picnic shelter will not be reserved during normal operational hours for parties.
  • Persons must conduct themselves in a courteous, safe, and family-oriented manner. The use of profanity or abusive language, symbols or gestures may result in removal from the Splash Pad without a refund.
  • Athletic equipment, balls, bats, beach balls, noodles, etc. are not allowed on the Splash Pad.
  • In the event of threatening weather, the Splash Pad will be closed. We ask that persons go to a safe area. A safe area may be your car or your home. In the event the Splash Pad closes because of severe weather, patrons will be given a pass to re-enter the pad on a future date. This offer is valid for the current season only. No refunds will be given.
  • The City of Hartsville reserves the right to remove participants for violating any of the above rules or engaging in illegal, disruptive, destructive, or inappropriate behavior without refund.
  • The maximum number of users allowed on the Splash Pad is 150.