Pool Party: Make a Splash With Fountains, Floats and Inflatables

Whoop it Up With Pool Light Shows, Fountains, Waterworks and Games

The pool party is at your house! Since you're the lucky one with a swimming pool, spa, hot tub or other outdoor water feature, you have the job of making sure the outside party is a splashing success! Nothing is more fun and festive at pool party than fountains, underwater light shows, inflatables, pool toys and other waterworks and accessories. Picture the setting as your guests arrive: shimmering lights in the pool, fountains spraying and a giant floating swan.

Welcome to your oasis!

10 Signs That the Pool Party is Over.

  • 01 of 09

    GAME Solar Underwater Light Show

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    GAME underwater solar pool light show. Amazon.com

    Brand: Game

    Set off an exciting shower of rainbow colors in your pool or pond with an underwater light show. Brighten up the night with a dazzling display of lighting effects.

    • For inground or above-ground pools.
    • Rechargeable Batteries will charge on sunny or overcast days.
    • Runs about 6-8 hours on a full charge.
    • Sealed; prevents leaking from batteries.
    • Can be used in pool, spa, patio, umbrella or tree.
    • Integrated hanger for disco ball effect.
  • 02 of 09

    Lifetime Poolside Portable Basketball System

    lifetime poolside basketball
    Lifetime poolside basketball system. Amazon.com

    Brand: Lifetime 

    Find out what all the hoopla's about with a poolside basketball hoop.

    • Backboard is made of high-density polyethylene and is 44 inches.
    • All-weather resistant, constructed to withstand harsh elements.
    • Telescoping pole comes in two pieces, and adjusts from 4½ to 7 feet tall.
    • Base is 27 gallons and can be filled with water or sand.
    • Backed by a 5-year limited manufacturer warranty

    made especially for your swimming pool. Light and easily portable, the hoops feature extra heavy-duty nets and a real or real-feel basketball. Shoot while swimming in the deep end for an extra challenge, or test your skills from pool's shallow section.

    Prices and quality vary — younger players' needs and skill levels will require different hoops and sets than more-competitive adults' versions.

  • 03 of 09

    OMO+ Optical Musical Object

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    OMO+ LED musical pool light show. Amazon.com

    Brand: Human Technology Products

    Your friends and family, good food and drink, and your favorite music combined with this spectacular floating water-and-light show in your own swimming pool or pond. Now that's a party to remember! The fountain's LEDs light up in various color combinations. 

    • Portable, waterproof, bluetooth floating light show music player.
    • Features 40 watts of power with 4x speakers, 2x sub-woofers, 2x rapid-USB ports.
    • A full control panel: operate the LED lighting as the flashing lights beat to the music.
    • More than 8 hours of battery life per charge. OMO+ can be used while charging.
    • Floats on water.
  • 04 of 09

    Giant Floating Swan

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    Giant inflatable pool float swan. Amazon.com

    Brand: Swimline

    The next best thing to a genuine graceful, long-necked swan gliding in your pool is a giant inflatable one. Come to think of it, the inflatable one is a lot less of a mess, if you've ever had birds use your pool as a lake or giant bath.

    Children will love riding this giant white swan as they float gracefully in your swimming pool. This big bird even looks beautiful floating in your pool by itself.  Made of heavy-duty vinyl, this swan is a generous 75 inches long.

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  • 05 of 09

    Intex LED Above-Ground Pool Wall Light

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    Intex LED pool light and fountain for above-ground pools. Amazon.com

    Brand: Intex

    Judging from consumer reviews, the wall light has been well-received by those who have tried it. 

    • Works for round and rectangular above-ground pools that are metal frame or ultra frame.
    • LED pool wall light uses magnetic wave technology to generate energy and stay in place.
    • Built-in hydroelectric generator powers LED lighting (no batteries or electrical connection required)
    • Illuminates in four bright colors: red, blue, green and white. 
  • 06 of 09

    AosKe Floating LED Pool Glow Cube

    light up pool cubes
    Illuminated pool or garden cubes by AoesKe. Amazon.com

    Brand: AosKe

    Who's pool's the coolest? Yours, of course. Illuminate your pool or garden with one or more of these striking pool cubes.

    • Measurements: 10.2 x 8.9 x 8.4 inches.
    • Light output colors: red, green, blue and white for a total of 16 different color tones and 4 flash modes.
    • Flash Modes: Flash, strobe, fade and smooth.
    • Waterproof light with indestructible diffuser.
    • Remote control operates brightness and flash speed.
  • 07 of 09

    Rainbow Reef Swimming Fish

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    Swimways' Rainbow Reef swimming fish for pool. Amazon.com

    Brand: Swimways

    Add an exotic element to your swimming pool, spa or pond with Swimways' Rainbow Reef tropical fish. Bring your pool to life by adding exotic fish found only in the coral reef. 

    • Swims underwater in pool.
    • Battery operated.
    • Comes in different patterns and colors.


  • 08 of 09

    Polaris WaterStars Floating Pool Fountain

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    Zodiac WaterStars floating pool fountain. Amazon.com

    Brand: Zodiac

    It's a water show in your swimming pool that will delight swimmers and spectators alike. Polaris' WaterStars fountain transforms a pool into a beautiful fountain, which floats anywhere in your pool. Two visual options give you two "shows"—a three-tier fountain or a morning glory.

    While it may go without saying—wait until dark for the full effect to be seen brightly. It's worth the wait, and star-gazing in your own backyard—in the swimming pool, yet—will make those pool parties and get-togethers more memorable.

    • Runs off either a dedicated cleaner line or a threaded eyeball return.
    • Can be used in inground and above-ground pools.
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  • 09 of 09

    Intex Mega Chill II Float Cooler

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    Intex Mega Chill II floating cooler. Amazon.com

    Brand: Intex

    Could a pool party get any better? Dive on in and enjoy your afternoon soaking in the sun and savoring your favorite cool beverages or frozen treats. The Mega Chill II is perfect for hot days when you don't want to get out of the pool to fetch a refreshment.

    • Removable ice chest holds ice and up to 72 cans.
    • Use as a floating base for a cooler up to 48 quarts.
    • Includes removable ice chest, three air chambers, six built-in cup holders, four durable handles, and a repair patch.