Discovery Island Waterpark

Simpsonville, SC

Slide, swim, and enjoy the summer at Discovery Island waterpark. With thrilling water slides, delicious concessions, and a number of water attractions by the pool, Discovery Island at Southside Park (Simpsonville) has something for everyone to do under the summer sun.

Location & Hours

Southside Park

417 Baldwin Rd Simpsonville, SC 29680

(864) 963-4345

Summer Hours

Open 7 days a Week

General Admission Rates

Discovery Island Waterpark Rates

Height restrictions are strictly enforced on all rides.

  • 48” and taller – $12.50
  • 47” and under & Seniors – $8.50
  • 2 years old and under – FREE
  • Online Tickets – $12.50
    (ALL online ticket purchases are $12.50 each for general admission into the park due to us not being able to verify height or other discount requirements with online purchases.)

*All admission fees are plus tax

Discovery Island Guidelines

Know Before You Go

  • Individuals under 42” must wear a US Coast Guard approved life jacket at all times.
  • Individuals 42″ and taller can ride the FlowRider.
  • Individuals under 48″ tall can ride the blue tube slide with someone 16 years or older.
  • Individuals 48″ and taller can ride the yellow body slide and the blue tube slide.
  • Individuals 48″ and taller can do stand-up surfing on the FlowRider on Sundays.
  • Children 12 years and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult or guardian at all times.
  • No outside food, drink, coolers, water toys, water wings, or floats are allowed inside the park, and no glass containers are allowed in the park.
  • All FlowRider participants must sign waiver to ride the FlowRider. Click Here for Waiver
Amenities

Waterpark Amenities

  • 2 Water Slides
    • Tower is 25 ft. tall
    • 1 Tube Slide (270 ft)
    • 1 Body Slide (185 ft)
  • Lazy River (270 ft)
  • 4-Tier Splash ‘n Play Structure in the zero-depth section of the pool.
  • FlowRider Perpetual Wave (Wave-generating ride for surfing and boogie boarding. Only one in SC!)
    • All FlowRider participants must sign waiver to ride the FlowRider. Click Here for Waiver
    • Knee and body boarding is permitted seven days a week. Stand up, for those 48” and taller, is only permitted on Sundays.
  • 3 Party Huts
  • Concession Stand
  • Lockers: $5

Slide All Summer Long

Get Season Passes to Discovery Island Waterpark for the Summer!

Birthday Parties with Greenville County Rec

Discovery Island Birthday Parties

You and your friends will have a pool party to remember!