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Scioto Mile Fountain

Presented by the American Electric Power Foundation

About the Scioto Mile Fountain

This awe-inspiring fountain is the centerpiece of Bicentennial Park and the Scioto Mile. Designed by The Waterworx Company of Toronto, Ontario, the Scioto Mile Fountain is both an architectural marvel and interactive area for aquatic play. At night the fountain experience is enhanced by unique lighting and fog effects that form a backdrop for artistic light projections. The fountain operates seasonally from April though October. A few fun facts:

  • 15,000 square feet
  • 200 feet long
  • Holds 110,000 gallons of water in an underground reservoir
  • Shoots jets of water 75 feet into the air from its circular center blossom
  • Features five stainless-steel halo structures with 1,100 fog nozzles
  • 1,079 ground-level spray nozzles make up 24 hedgerows