Splish Splash: Middle Tennessee Water Fun

Splish Splash: Middle Tennessee Water Fun

With no end to the summer heat in sight, it is time to hit the water and cool down.  Middle Tennessee offers a boat-load of ways to dive into the depths and swim away from the hot, humid days.

Fun times can be had by all ages and water-sport skills with a range of activities from splash pads to fly boarding. Here are some of what the area has to offer.

Splash Pads

The Fountains at the Gateway

1500 Medical Center Parkway, Murfreesboro

Hours: May to September, Evenings and Weekends 10:00 am – 10:00 pm


Gregory Mill Park

390 Enon Springs Road East, Smyrna

Hours: May to September, Daily 7:00 am – 9:30 pm



Sports Com/Boro Beach

2310 Memorial Blvd., Murfreesboro

Hours: May to September, Monday- Friday 10:00 am – 6:30 pm,

Saturday 10:00 am – 4:30 pm, and Sunday 12:00 pm until 4:30 pm

Patterson Park

521 Mercury Blvd., Murfreesboro

Hours: Monday – Friday 6:00 am – 9:00 pm

Saturday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, and Sunday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Smyrna Outdoor Adventure Center/Splashtown

100 Sam Ridley Parkway

Hours: Monday-Saturday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, and Sundays: Noon – 6:00 pm



Fate Sanders Marina

3157 Weakly Lane, Mt. Juliet

Hours: Daily 6:00 am – 8:00 pm

Four Corners Marina

4027 Lavergne Couchville Pike, Antioch

Hours: Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Friday-Saturday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm, and Sunday 8:00 am until 5:00 pm

Stones River Kayak and Canoe Rental

Call to make reservations for a float down the river at 615-946-7810


Water Parks

Nashville Shores

4001 Bell Road, Hermitage

Hours: May to September, every day June and July,

weekends May, August, and September

Check website for times: https://www.nashvilleshores.com/public/waterpark/hours/index.cfm

Waterpark, pontoon boat rentals, jet skis, paddle boards, kayaks, or canoes

Wave Country

2320 Rivers Parkway, Nashville

Hours: May through August, Monday – Thursday: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.,

Friday and Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Fun Stuff in Nashville

Nashville Paddle Company

2901 Bell Road, Nashville

For more information check out their website: https://www.nashvillepaddle.com/about/

Paddle Up Nashville

525 Basswood Drive, Nashville

Hours: Monday – Friday, 11:00 am – 7:00 pm,

Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Nashville Fly Boarding

Service Area: Percy Priest, Center Hill, Old Hickory, Dale Hollow, Tims Ford,
Private Property or Special Requests
For more information, call 615-580-9030 or email them at info@nashvilleflyboard.com

Your Own Back Yard

Then there is the new, or newly remodeled pool in your own back yard. City Tile in Murfreesboro has the latest tiles to make your pool a fashion statement. Learn more about choosing tile by reading our blog, Insider Secrets for Choosing Tile.

Relaxing tiles in shades of blue and green will turn your pool into a cool sanctuary where you can beat the heat. Comment below with your favorite way to cool off.