Dog Day Afternoon

The dog days of summer have never been so much fun!

Saturday, September 7

Splash Island Waterpark at Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park

  • Dog Day Afternoon at Splash Island Waterpark has been canceled. 

Sunday, September 8

Whirlin' Waters Adventure Waterpark at North Charleston Wannamaker County Park

  • Dog Day Afternoon at Whirlin' Waters has been canceled. 

Please Read!

  • Admission tickets will be mailed if purchased more than seven days prior to the event. Tickets purchased seven or fewer days prior to the event will be picked up at the entrance to the event. No refunds issued or rain dates scheduled.
  • Admission ticket (not receipt) is required for entry.
  • Swimming is for dogs only. Humans should not enter the water past knee depth.
  • All dogs much be current on the following vaccinations: rabies, distemper, parvo and bordetella.
  • Prior to entering the waterpark, please walk your dog to help him/her relieve themselves, and be sure to pick up any waste. Waste bags will be available. We would like to avoid accidents in the pool as much as possible.
  • Your dog may be released from the leash upon entering the waterparks.
  • Please do not trim your dog’s nails prior to attending Dog Day Afternoon. Dogs will be running on the concrete area and nails will wear down quickly.
  • Your dog must remain under your control at all times.
  • Please be aware of where your dog is at all times.
  • Be sure your dog has been exposed to swimming prior to the event.
  • Female dogs in season are not allowed. 
  • Puppies under six months of age are not allowed.
  • Outside food and drink - dog and human - is not allowed in the pool area.
  • Concessions will be available for human visitors, but must be eaten in the concessions area. Fresh water will be available for dogs throughout the event.


Please contact Park & Program Services by email or by phone at 843-795-4386.