Like the playground, this West Ridge water feature is simple, but it provides endless hours of fun for little ones. The space is wide-open, fenced in, and dotted with dancing and spitting bears, not to mention spray misters, sure to keep the kids cool all summer. For a break from the water, check out the nature play area and adjacent wooden playground.
If only Chicago backyards were big enough for sprinklers. But who needs to soak their (nonexistent) lawns when so many of the playgrounds and parks across town have awesome water features for the little ones to test out? We've picked our favorites— guaranteed to keep your little sponges occupied for hours.
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