Boston Common Frog Pond opens June 28

6/13/2014, 6 a.m.

The Boston Common Frog Pond will begin its summer season on June 28 with an event-filled day beginning at 11 a.m. Afterward, until Labor Day, the Frog Pond spray pool will be open daily for wading between 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.

“The Frog Pond is the place to be where youngsters can cool off [from] the summer heat and meet new playmates,” said Mayor Walsh is a press release announcing the Frog Pond’s summer season. “With the carousel and Swan Boats nearby, Boston Common is the perfect destination for a family outing.”

The July 28 celebration will feature prizes, games, informational literature, giveaways, activities, and a visit from the official Boston Common Frog Pond mascot, Frog Pond Freddie.