As the scorching heat of this Tennessee summer continues, finding places to cool off becomes a top priority to escape the relentless sun. In this guide, we will share a variety of places near the Parkside communities that promise delightful moments of relief and joy during these remaining summer months.

Nashville Shores

This tried-and-true favorite waterpark, adventure course, and campground sits along the edge of the lovely Percy Priest Lake. This waterpark will keep the kids preoccupied for hours while providing enough shade to stay cool. 

Percy Priest Lake 

This destination is perfect for those in the Nashville area looking to spend time in nature and stay cool. The numerous marinas and designated swimming areas make this a versatile and enjoyable place for summer fun.   

Wave Country

New to Nashville this year, Wave Country is a swimming pool that produces its own waves. Visitors can ride the waves or enjoy a float. However, they also offer non-wave pools, two water flumes, two-speed slides, and one kiddie slide. This destination is ideal for this time of year. 

Cumberland Park Splash Pad

Cumberland Park, nestled along Nashville’s riverfront, offers an exhilarating new water experience for visitors and locals. This area incorporates unique play structures, water features, and a splash pad! 

Coolidge Park 

This park is the perfect destination for our future Mill Town residents to visit. Located on the city’s North Shore, this park offers many attractions, including an interactive water fountain. Your children will love it and you can enjoy the serene atmosphere of the park. Plus, there is even a merry-go-round that children can enjoy. 

In the sweltering heat of summer, discovering places to cool off is a much-needed respite for individuals and families seeking relief from the heat. If you’re in Middle Tennessee, embrace the joy of splashing in these refreshing parks and savor the essence of summer fun. While searching for some relief from the heat, consider visiting these locations to cool off


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