Broadview Heights Splash Park Open Memorial Day through Labor Day
Admission to the Splash Park is free. Hours of operation will be 10AM to 8PM daily.
Please note that the park may close at the discretion of the Parks & Recreation Department due to special events, maintenance or weather-related issues. Closures will be posted at www.bhrec.org.
The Splash Park was funded in part through a NatureWorks Grant awarded to the City of Broadview Heights by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. The Splash Park is approximately 3,000 square feet and includes many play features. It is located at 9543 Broadview Road on the Broadview Center campus, next to the playground. The area also includes a concession stand, restrooms, pavilion, skate park, and playground. The nearby concession stand will also be open daily. Food items such as hot dogs, pizza, nachos, beverages, candy and snacks will be available for purchase.
The Splash Park Rules and Regulation are posted at the Splash Park and are also available online at: www.bhrec.org. Everyone utilizing the splash park must adhere to the posted rules and regulations or they will be asked to leave the premises. NO LARGE GROUPS OR PARTIES PERMITTED. For more information contact: 440-838-4522.
Halloween on the Heights
Saturday, October 15th
The City of Broadview Heights Parks and Recreation Department and The Broadview Heights Community Foundation will be
hosting Halloween on the Heights Festivities on Saturday, October 15th from 1pm to 4pm.
Halloween on the Heights is a fun filled family event featuring indoor trick-or-treating, costume competitions, carnival games, inflatables, food for sale and more! We are seeking area business owners to sponsor tables at the event where they can hand out candy and promote their products/services. Information: Contact Recreation Manager, Ryan Meyer at Rmeyer@broadview-heights.org.
Halloween Pool Party
Saturday, October 22nd from 2pm until 4pm
Jump in the pool for a spooky good time! Families are welcome to come join us at the Broadview Heights Recreation Center for a Halloween Pool Party. We will provide enjoyable music and beverages. Everyone is encouraged to bring floats, balls, toys, and rafts. This is the only date we will allow flotation devices in the pool. FREE for members and residents, non-residents pay $1 for child and $2 for adult. Registration is limited to the first 50 people. Register by 10/21
Contact Aquatics Manager, Amanda for details at Alemp@broadview-heights.org.
Father Daughter Dance
Saturday, November 5th
The third annual Broadview Heights Father/Daughter dance will take place on Saturday, November 5th from 5pm to 8pm at the Broadview Heights Recreation Center. Dinner of pasta, breadsticks, salad and drinks will be served! DJ Gary Perl will provide the entertainment and there will be games and raffle prizes too! Fathers/Grandfathers with daughters up to age 12 only. Please purchase tickets online at bhrec.org or at the front desk! For any questions please call Recreation Manager, Ryan Meyer, at 440-717-4019.
Registration Deadline 10/30.
Tickets are sold per person.
Min. 50, Max 100
Kids Garage Sale
Saturday, November 12th - Free Admission!!
The event will be held from 9AM to Noon. It will be held at the Broadview Heights Recreation Center at 9543 Broadview Road. Cash Only/All Sales Are Final. Infant/Children & Maternity Clothing, Baby Equipment & Accessories, and Toys. Tables are sold as 8 foot tables only.
Section 01: $25
Please register by 11/10.
Broadview Heights Recreation Center Members will receive a $2 discount.
American Red Cross Blood Drives
2016: December 19th 2017: April 17th, August 21st and December 18th
Held at the Broadview Heights Recreation Center. Save a life! Blood Drives held from 2pm-6pm.
Friday, November 18th - $139
Extend your stay by adding Saturday, November 19th - $139 (Participants must stay Friday, November 18th to get the Saturday rate).
In 2016 Kalahari was named Parents Magazine’s 10 Best Water Parks of 2016, top 25 Hotels for Families Travelers' Choice from Trip Advisor, and 2016 Family Vacation Critic Favorite Hotels. Kalahari Sandusky is the home of America’s Largest Indoor Water park with 173,000 sq. ft. of wet & wild fun! Join us for another Broadview Heights Kalahari Getaway and receive the special rates listed above! Water park passes are included for the length of your stay. These rates are valid for up to 4 guests per room. Additional guests may be added for $20 per person, per night. These rates are for a standard room. ADDITIONAL room types available, call for details. Rates good while rooms last, register today!
Please call 1-877-525-2427 or visit www.kalahariresort.com for more information or to reserve your spot today. Mention that you want to be a part of the Broadview Heights Kalahari Getaway to receive these great deals!
Community Holiday Party
Saturday, December 3rd
This years annual holiday kick-off event will be held on Saturday, December 3rd. Many fun and exciting activities are planned! It will start at 6PM with some old fashioned Christmas caroling, led by the Broadview Heights Spotlights Costumed Carolers. Santa will arrive by fire truck, just in time to count down for the Tree Lighting Ceremony and fireworks. The event then moves indoors for free photos with Santa and wooden toys in Santa’s Workshop. Refreshments, games, inflatables and other activities are available. All are welcome. Admission is free, but everyone is asked to bring non-perishable items for the Yuletide Hunger program. Residents can enjoy the Pool and Fitness Center free of charge.
Fitness Center: 8am-5pm
Open Swim: 2pm-5pm
Aquatic Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 18th, 2017
Join us for the seventh annual Aquatic Easter Egg Hunt! There will be floating eggs and sinking eggs for the hunters to find. One “magic” egg per age group will earn the hunter a special prize. All participants will receive a goodie bag. You must pre-register for this event by Wednesday, March 15th, 2017.
Date: Saturday, March 18th 2017
Section A* Age 6mos-21:00-1:30PM
Section B* Age 3-41:30-2:00PM
Section C* Age 3-4 2:00-2:30PM
Section D Age 5-6 2:30-3:00PM
Section E Age 5-6 3:00-3:30PM
Section F Age 7-8 3:30-4:00PM
Section G Age 9-10 4:00-4:30PM
*Parents must be in the water and you must register in advance!
Fees: Member $6, Resident $8, Non-Resident $10
Lifeguards and water safety instructors needed
We are hiring lifeguards and water safety instructors. If you are interested, please cake Amanda Lemp at 400-717-4026
Broadview Heights Farmers Market will be held at the corner of Broadview and Route 82 on Saturdays from 9am - 1pm. Market runs from July 9th through October and vendors will sell their fresh produce and other products. Potential vendors please contact Dave Schroedel at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by Luther Farm.
Home School Swim The Broadview Heights Park & Recreation Department offers open swim time for home schoolers ages 5 and up during the day. This is a great way to get some physical fitness and meet new friends! Swim days take place Thursdays from October through May from 1pm to 2:45 pm from ages 5-12. All non members must pay the $3 drop rate, including adults. Children under age 7 must be accompanied in the water by an adult. If under age 7 must be accompanied in the water by an adult. If you are interested in additional homeschool programs contact
Ryan at Rmeyer@broadview-heights.org.
Pizza Party Packages!
looking for a fun place to host your Birthday Party? Rent a room or host a pool party at the Broadview Heights Recreation Center. Pizza Party packages are available to add to ant rental! Pizza, pop, plates, napkins, cups and utensils included! please call the recreation Manager Ryan Meyer for information on availability and pricing at 440- 717-4019.
Pizza party package- Two hours use of a party room for 32-45 guests. three, 12 slice pizzas (one topping each).32-45 cans of pop(Coke, Diet Coke,Fruit Punch, Lemonade).
Swim/Pizza Party Package- Two hours use of Pool Party Room and pool for 32 guests Three, 12 slice Pizzas, 32 cans of pop (Coke, Diet Coke,Fruit Punch, Lemonade). Pool parties must take place during open swim hours.
Calling All Scout Groups
Would you like to learn about water safety? Our certified aquatic staff will present a program on water safety that will also allow you to enjoy some open swim time. For information or to set up a date for your outing call Aquatics Manager, Amanda Lemp, at 440-717-4026
Scholarship programs available: for Broadview Heights Residents up to 18 years or age, we offer a 50% discount on elect recreation programs. Participant(s) must complete economic based scholarship application and provide required documentation. please contact Parks and Recreation Director, Paula Horner, at Phonier@broadview- heights. org for more information
Youth fitness training
If you are age 13 or 14 and would like to work out in our fitness center, you MUST sign up for this one-hour training session prior to using the facilities. Training sessions held 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 6pm and are Free to members, drop-in rates apply. Contact 440-717-4019 for more information.