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Where is the playground located?
We are located at 2630 S. Duquesne in Joplin, MO.
What days and hours are the playground open?
We are open Tuesday – Sunday for the following time sessions:
Tuesday – Saturday:
What is the cost of admission?
Tuesday – Thursday the cost for any 2 hour time slot is $5 (plus tax) for all guests ($5.95 effective June 1, 2022)
Friday – Sunday the cost for any 2 hour time slot is $6 (plus tax) for all guests ($6.95 effective June 1, 2022)
What ages are allowed to play at the playground?
The staff at Ocean Adventures Indoor Playground is committed to providing a safe and enjoyable experience for all guests. Our facility is designed for children; crawling to age 10. Children over the age of 10 are also welcome after agreeing to our Safe-Play Pledge. Adult participation will be limited to only those supervising children with a maximum weight limit of 250lbs.
Safe Play Pledge: “I promise to be a good example to the smaller children here today. It is important that everyone has fun, and I will do my part to be responsible while playing.”
Are birthday party reservations available?
Yes, we have 2 party rooms available for any play session.
Party room reservation cost for any Tuesday – Thursday play session is $65* (plus tax).
Party room reservation cost for any Friday – Sunday play session is $85* (plus tax).
The rooms are spacious at 18’ x 20’ and will include seating for up to 25. Admission and a special gift are included for the birthday boy or girl. Additional cost for all additional playing guests. Paper and plastic ware also included. Room max capacity is 25 by order of the Fire Chief.
*Paid admission required for all guests entering the play areas. This is cost is in addition to the room reservation cost.
Are private parties available?
Yes! Our standard party room packages are during public hours. If you would like a private event, we offer limited availability of the entire facility. Private event pricing includes up to 40 playing guests and a maximum 60 total guests (this includes those playing and those watching). Please contact us for more information about Private Events.
Private Event Pricing:
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
$260.00 (tax included = $280.35)
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
$360.00 (tax included = $388.17)
What ages can have a birthday party?
We happily accept party reservations for children ages 10 and under.
Is there a cost for adults that come to watch their children play?
Yes, paid admission is required.
Ocean Adventures Indoor Playground was designed as a play-together environment. It is a place where you can make lasting memories with your little ones. They will love for you to play with them!
Participation is limited to those supervising their children with a maximum weight limit of 250lbs.
Children under the age of one are FREE with paid adult admission, with a limit one child per adult.
Am I able to drop off my children to play and pick them up at the end of the time slot?
No, all guests must remain under the supervision of a responsible adult over the age of 16 at all times.
How will I know that the facility is clean and a safe place for my children?
At Ocean Adventures Indoor Playground, we work hard daily to build guest confidence through the condition of the facility. The staff maintains exceptional sanitary standards by utilizing commercial steam cleaners and environmentally safe chemicals to mitigate harmful pathogens, bacteria and viruses. We will also utilize a commercial ball cleaning machine to routinely clean and sanitize the ball pit areas. Our commitment to you is a clean facility. Standard operating procedures will also be in place with the necessary supplies ready in the event of any issue that requires our immediate attention. We have an hour in between each play session that we spend sanitizing all surfaces and spend close to 40 hours per week dedicated to cleaning and sanitization.
Does the playground have water features?
No, our indoor playground has an underwater theme but has no real water features.
What are the Safety Rules?
- Socks are required at all times.
- Little Squirts Play Area is for children 32″ tall and under only (with exception of those supervising).
- No rough playing is permitted. We ask all guests to be well-mannered towards others enjoying the facility.
- Only 1 person per slide at a time / Slide feet first / No walking up slides.
- No food or drink in the play areas.
- All participants must remain under the supervision of a responsible adult minimum 16 years old the entire play session.
- No climbing on outside of nets or play structure.
- No diving or flips into the ball areas.
- HAVE FUN!
SAFETY WARNING – DO NOT PARTICIPATE IF: You have had back, neck, shoulder, arm, heart problems, have broken bones, or spinal injuries: and lower body injuries and/or any other physical or medical problems or if you are pregnant: and injuries to the upper body especially.
It is up to you to make the right decision.
Are face masks required?
Face masks are welcome, however are not required.