Tropicanoe Cove

Kick off your shoes, grab your swim suit and come experience a taste of the tropics in the heart of Indiana. Only Tropicanoe Cove offers the perfect blend of Hoosier hospitality with the pleasure of a watery paradise. From the spiraling Banana Peel tube slide to the leisurely Cattail Crik, you're sure to find plenty of cool summertime fun for the entire family!

Be sure to visit Tropicanoe Cove this summer to try out the all new Riptide Racer and Tiki-Twist slides!

Tropicanoe Cove is located in Lafayette's historic Columbian Park. Parking is available near the corner of Main and Scott Streets.

Hours of Operation

Tropicanoe Cove is closed for the 2021 Season! Thanks for a great summer! We will see you Memorial Day weekend in 2022!

Days   Hours
Monday - Saturday   CLOSED
Sunday   CLOSED
Family Nights   CLOSED

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Purchase a Season Pass!


Season passes are available for purchase at Tropicanoe Cove and are for unlimited use; passes are non-refundable. With the purchase of a season pass to Tropicanoe Cove, you will receive 3 admissions to Castaway Bay! 

  • Initial Pass: $150.00 
  • Additional Family Members: $50.00/ea

Location & Contact Information

Address: Phone Numbers:
1915 Scott Street
Lafayette, IN 47904
(765) 807-1531 Pool Season
(765) 807-1500 Off Season


 Admission fees  
 Over 48"  $9.00
 Under 48"  $7.00
 Toddler (2 and under)
 Over 48" (after 4pm, Mon - Thurs)  $7.00
 Under 48" (after 4pm, Mon - Thurs)
 Over 48" (Wednesday Family Nights after 4 pm)  $4.00
 Under 48" (Wednesday Family Nights after 4 pm)

For information about not-for-profit rates, please
call (765) 807-1531

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Original Frozen Custard Birthday Parties at Tropicanoe Cove

Celebrate your birthday at Tropicanoe Cove! With our new special package, you’ll receive full day admission for up to 12 guests, exclusive use of the “party deck” and VIP concessions window for up to one hour, a Special Birthday Party announcement, & optional meal package add-ons. The best part is that you’ll also receive Original Frozen Custard Birthday party treats for all of your guests!! Call today to book your next birthday party! Contact: (765) 807-1531 for more information.