Dr. Margaret Arkinstall Spray Pad is Newmarket's first fully accessible spray pad located on Sawmill Valley near Terry Fox Public School.
The spray pad will be open to the public as part of a soft opening phase starting on July 13, 2021. During this time, residents are encouraged to try out the spray pad as the Town and its contractor test the system. During the soft opening phase, there may be times where the Town will need to close the spray pad to make modifications and adjustments to the system. Check back on this page to verfiy the status of the spray pad. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.
Hours of Operation
- Status: Open (soft opening phase)
- Monday to Sunday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Spray Pad Rules
Be courteous and share this space with the community. Limit your time and ensure others have a chance to use the amenity. If the spray pad is busy, and physical distancing is not possible, please consider visiting at another time. Please remember to follow the current social gathering limits as set out by the Province of Ontario.
Take extra caution and use these outdoor recreational amenities at your own risk. High touch-points at these outdoor areas (gates, benches etc.) are not cleaned frequently. Remember to wash your hands with soap for at least 20 seconds or use an alcohol-based sanitizer after visiting the amenity.