Events & Activities

Events & Activities,

Events & Activities

Listed below are some of the exciting programs offered at Rainbow Falls Waterpark during our regular season. To register for a program, please visit our online course registration portal or register in person at an Elk Grove Park District Customer Service location.

Special Events

We offer a variety of special events including member-only parties, Night Slides and more! Events are themed with games, giveaways and fun for all ages! All indicated summer special events are free to Rainbow Falls and Pavilion Aquatics Center members! See below and the Event Calendar for more details.

No Camp Days

Take advantage of these special days when no outside camp groups will be at the waterpark. Less people means shorter lines for rides, extra space to relax and enjoy all of the amenities!

  • June 17, 2020
  • June 30, 2020
  • July 9, 2020
  • July 20, 2020
  • July 30, 2020
  • August 7, 2020

Aqua Member Appreciation Nights

Join the Members Only private pool party reserved for Rainbow Falls Waterpark Season Passholders and Pavilion Aquatics Center Members. Family-friendly games will take place throughout the party!

Free for Rainbow Falls Season Passholders & Pavilion Aquatics Center Members

  • Sun, June 14, 2020 - Luau
  • Sun, July 26, 2020 - Under the Sea

Dipper and PJ's Ride and Slide

(Free for Rainbow Falls Season Passholders, this event is located at the Pavilion Aquatics Center & Pirates' Cove Children's Theme Park)
Get ready for an evening of thrills hosted by Dipper the Dolphin and PJ the Parrot.  Participants will get to conquer the rides at Pirates's Cove, swim and slide at the Pavilion Aquatics Center, play games, and take pictures with Dipper and PJ.

$10 General Admission / $8 Elk Grove Village Residents

Free for Rainbow Falls Season Passholders, Pavilion Aquatics Center Members and Pirates Cove Children's Theme Park Season Passholders

  • Wed, June 17, 2020 6-8pm

Lazy River 5K

Walk or run in a 5K like no other; with the current of the lazy river at Rainbow Falls Waterpark!

$10 General Admission / $8 Elk Grove Village Residents

Sun, June 28, 2020 at 9 am

Night Slides

Explore the Waterpark in the dark!

$10 General Admission / $8 Elk Grove Village Residents

Free for Rainbow Falls Season Passholders & Pavilion Aquatics Center Members

Tue, July 21st, 2020 at 7pm - 9 pm

Reptile River Regatta

Using only duct tape and cardboard, participants construct and race their boat through the Reptile River at the Waterpark to win the title of the Regatta Champion and other great prizes.

$10 General Admission / $8 Elk Grove Village Residents

Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 9am

Aqua Summer Camp

Ready to make a splash this summer? Join us at Rainbow Falls Waterpark for an amazing summer your child won't forget! Aqua Summer Campers will enjoy in-water games and activities, swim and water safety lessons, weekly field trips to outside water parks and much more! Campers will strengthen swim skills and build confidence in the water, all while soaking up the sun in Elk Grove Park District's very own tropical paradise! Scheduled payments, extended care, and hot lunch programs are also available. Visit the online registration portal or see the Aqua Summer Camp page for more information.

Aqua Wellness Group Exercise

Classes are geared toward men and women of all ages and abilities. We use a variety of equipment and routines. Please bring a towel and a water bottle with you to class. All classes are subject to change or cancellation due to low enrollment/participation and weather. The aquatic department reserves the right to change the schedule or program as needed. Separate Aqua Wellness 10 or 20 scan passes are available for attendance at any of the Water classes. These passes may be purchased at the Pavilion Front Desk or Rainbow Falls Entrance Gate.  Scan passes are valid for 1 year from date of purchase.

Pavilion Fitness memberships, Pavilion Aquatics Center pool passes and Rainbow Falls pool passes do not cover any Aqua Wellness classes offered at Rainbow Falls. Separate Aqua Wellness scan passes or daily purchase are necessary.

Contact Rainbow Falls Waterpark

For more information regarding Rainbow Falls Waterpark and Community Center, including its programming, events and passes, please call 847-228-2860 during regular season hours. Call 847-437-9494 during off-season hours.