Splash Events & Activities
Splash will host numerous special activities.  For more information, call the Boys Ranch Activity Center at 817-952-2323.

Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center Grand Opening
Happy 14th Birthday, Bedford Splash. Families of Bedford and our surrounding areas have laughed, played, splashed, slid, and made 14 years worth of wonderful memories at our water park.  Make sure you are one of the first families in line this summer to be part of the next 14 years worth of memories. Make sure you’re first in line as we open the gates for another great summer at Bedford Splash!

Fee:  General Admission
Ages: All
Date: Saturday, May 20
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Location: Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


Swim Team Sneak Peek
Registered members of the Bedford Surf Swim Team are the very special few who get to be the first to experience Bedford Splash 2016. Join Coach Barton’s crew, learn efficiency in a skill you will use for the rest of your life and as an added bonus, be the first in the water this summer. Team members and their immediate family members invited.

Fee:  Free with Swim Team registration
Ages: All
Date: Thursday, May 18
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


Special Needs Swim
Bedford Splash will open its gates, slides and facility exclusively to those with a mental or physical disability, providing an opportunity for those who may not be able to enjoy the typical environment of a busy, loud and active summer day. Available to those able to control their own restroom needs, and their immediate family. Free hot dogs will be served. This event is sponsored by the Clubhouse for Special Needs.

Fee:  Free to those eligible
Ages: All
Date: Friday, May 19
Time:  6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


Flick N' Float
Cool off during those hot summer nights and enjoy a PG-rated, family-friendly, new release in a special way found only at Bedford Splash. Bring your pool noodles, lifejackets and see-through inflatables, and enjoy a movie in a way that will make you think your local cinema has installed a swimming pool. Our giant 16x21-foot movie screen will feature a trio of wonderful movies this season. Admission to the Flick is included in your daily admission, so makea whole day of it by coming early to enjoy the water park. Keep your wristbands on and return to relax under the stars. The Tiki Hut Concession Stand will remain open for your convenience. Bedford Splashwill be loaning lifejackets for free, allowing children to Flick N’ Float.

Fee:  $5 per person or FREE with wristband from attendance during the day
Ages: All
Dates:  Friday, June 9 – Disney's Moana
Friday, July 14 – Finding Dory
Friday, August 11 – Lego Batman Movie
Time: Float starts at 8:30 p.m. Flick begins at 9:00 p.m.
Location:  Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


Boy Scouts of America at Bedford Splash

Swim Test
Maximize your summer camp time this summer by testing out of your swimming requirements beforehand.  Bedford Splash will play host to efficiently and effectively test you and provide tips and tricks to help you pass your BSA swim test.  Make a day of it and receive $1 off general admission when you show your BSA credentials, at noon when the park opens to the public.  Open to all Boy Scout/Cub Scouts getting ready to head off to summer camp, however pre-registration with your Scouting Unit is appreciated.  Questions may be directed to Troop 253 Scoutmaster, Erica Smalls at 817-505-5016. 

Fee:  Free
Ages: Cub Scout/Boy Scouts
Instructor: Boy Scouts of America leaders, with assistance from Bedford Splash Staff
Date: Friday, June 3
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


Swimming Merit Badge Acquisition
An evening at Splash devoted exclusively to providing Scouts a time and location to acquire their Swimming Merit Badge. Positioned at the end of the summer, this awesome event should allow plenty of time beforehand for Scouts to learn and practice the skills necessary to obtain the Swimming Merit Badge.  Make a day of it, and receive a discount of $1 off general admission all day prior to the test-out when you show your BSA credentials.  Pre-registration with your Scouting Unit is appreciated.  Scouts must bring signed Blue Cards from their units.  Questions may be directed to Troop 253 Scoutmaster, Erica Smalls at 817-505-5016.

Fee:  Free
Ages: Cub Scout/Boy Scouts
Instructor: Boy Scouts of America leaders, with assistance from Bedford Splash Staff
Date: Thursday, June 2
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


Father's Day
Celebrate with the most important man in your life, and spend the day with him at Bedford Splash.  Father’s will receive $1 off the price of a Bedford Resident, whether they are residents or not, when they are accompanied by their child or children. 

Date: Sunday, June 18
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location:  Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


World's Largest Swim Lesson
As a registered host location, the City of Bedford is a registered host location, and we will once again join the effort to break the Guinness World Record attempt for the World’s Largest Swim Lesson. The record was set in the attempt in 2015, and once again, Bedford Splash wants to remain in the record book as we team up with hundreds of other locations around the world. The record attempt begins precisely at 10:00a.m. and all participants must be registered prior to the event. Register early to save time at the BRAC, or arrive early to register on-site.

Fee:  Free
Ages: Children
Date: Thursday, June 22
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


4th of July
Take advantage of the proximity of Bedford Splash to the rest of the party, as the City of Bedford’s annual 4th of July celebration returns to beautifully renovated, Boys Ranch Park this year.  Be prepared because guests who leave cannot be readmitted without waiting in line, and be sure to arrive early as capacity of the facility will be reached, at which point guests will be admitted on one-out/one-in basis.  Use technology to your advantage, by following Bedford Parks and Recreation’s Twitter account to get live updates on wait times as well as other important information needing to be passed on. 

Fee:  $6.50 per Adult and $5.50 per Child
Ages: All
Date: Tuesday, July 4
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m
Location: Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


Season Pass Holder’s Appreciation Night
An evening intended to say thank you to our most loyal visitors and their friends.  All members on the season pass are welcome to bring one friend per person on the pass and the Tiki Hut Concession Stand will stay open, offing great discounts.

Fee:  Free with Season Pass
Ages: All
Date: Sunday, July 23
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m
Location: Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


DJ Night Swim
Come help us celebrate the nearing end of the summer, with one final last big party.  Attend for an evening of fun, games and prizes with a DJ playing the latest music accompanied by a light show over the pool water. 

Fee:  $5
Ages: All
Date: Monday, August 7
Time: 7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m
Location: Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center


Dog Splash/2K-9
Start your Saturday morning with a nice walk around the beautifully-renovated Boys Ranch Park with your furry family members in stride. Afterwards, give yourself & your companions a chance to cool off and strut their stuff at the Dog Splash. As the final event to the Dog Days of Summer, the annual Dog Splash and 2K-9 welcomes your favorite four-legged family members to Boys Ranch Park and Bedford Splash. This year, the Dog Splash will feature some new contests, as well as some of the classic favorites, such as the leaping and retrieving contests. Dogs participating in either activity will receive a courtesy doggie-bag. Dogs must have proof of current rabies shots at time of registration.

Fee:  $12 for Combo Package
Ages: All
Date: Saturday, September 9
Time: 2K-9 begins at 9:00 a.m. Dog Splash 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location:      Bedford Splash Family Aquatic Center

 

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