2018 Frog Pond Spray Pool Opening Day Celebration

Boys playing in Boston Common Frog Pond spray pool

The Spray Pool will open for the 2018 Season in June!


Opening celebration dates & times to be announced.

Join Boston Parks & Recreation for a wet and wild festive tradition to kick off an exciting summer in Boston. Countdown with Boston Parks Commissioner Chris Cook and The Skating Club of Boston Executive Director Doug Zeghibe as the 30-foot spray flume goes off and children hop into the Frog Pond. Families will enjoy giveaways, games, food, refreshments, science experiments, face painting, magicians, and more. Presented by The Skating Club of Boston in partnership with the Boston Parks & Recreation Department and sponsored by Holly & David Bruce and HP Hood LLC.

The Frog Pond Carousel and Café will be open throughout the celebration.

The spray pool will remain open until 6:00pm so stick around and relax in the sun.

After the celebration, the Frog Pond spray pool will be open daily, 11am-6pm, for wading, splashing, and relaxing.


A public private partnership with the City of Boston and The Skating Club of Boston to operate The Boston Common Frog Pond and offer enriching programs and services to the Boston community.


Thank you for a wonderful winter season at Frog Pond! We'll see everyone back for the spring reflecting pool and carousel. Stay tuned!