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Pools & Aquatic Centers

 swimmers at Woodland

Lexington Parks & Recreation operates seven aquatic facilities located throughout Lexington.

Parks and Recreation Pool Hours

Note: Hours will be adjusted while school is in session.

Castlewood, Tates Creek and Woodland Aquatic Centers

 Southland
Aquatic Center

Hours:  Admission:
Monday – Saturday-
11 am - 8 pm
Sunday-
1 pm – 8 pm

$4 Children
(Age 1 - 15)

$5 Adults
(16 & over)

Hours:  Admission:
Monday – Saturday-
10 am - 8 pm
Sunday-
1 pm – 8 pm

$4 Children
(Age 1 - 15)

$5 Adults
(16 & over)

Shillito Pool

Douglass and Picadome Pools

Hours:  Admission:
Monday – Saturday-
11 am - 8 pm
Sunday-
1 pm – 8 pm

$3 Children
(Age 1 - 15)

$4 Adults
(16 & over)

Note: Shillito will open at 2 pm on June 14 and 15

Hours:  Admission:
Monday – Saturday-
12 pm - 6 pm
Sunday-
1 pm – 6 pm

$4 Children
(Age 1 - 15)

$5 Adults
(16 & over)

Children under 1 are admitted free to all City Pools and Aquatic Centers

Note: Parks and Recreation does not offer refunds due to incliment weather.

2014 Aquatics Calendar
April 19 Jacobson Boat Dock opens for the season (weekends only).
April 29 Swim lesson registration opens at noon. See Swim Lesson Page for more details. 
May 24 Aquatic Centers (Woodland, Castlewood, Tates Creek and Southland) open for the season. Weekday schedule to be announced.
May 31 All remaining pools open for the season at noon. Weekday schedule to be announced.
Aug 3 Douglass and Picadome pools close for the season at 6pm – The four Aquatic Centers and Shillito remain open
Aug 12 Southland and Castlewood Aquatic Centers close for the season at 5 pm. Shillito, Woodland and Tates Creek will remain open on adjusted hours through Labor Day.
Aug 13 Jacobson Boat Dock open on weekends ONLY until Sept. 29
Sept 1 Labor Day – All Remaining Pools and Aquatic Centers close for the season at 5 pm.
Sept 28 Jacobson Boat Dock closes for the season.

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The Olympic sized pools, Douglass (25m–701 Howard St.), Picadome (20m–469 Parkway Dr.) and Shillito (50m–300 Reynolds Rd.), include such amenities as bath houses and vending machines. Daily admission to our Olympic/Neighborhood pools is $3 for youth 15 & under and $4 for adults 16 & over. Operating hours (except Shillito) are noon–6 pm, Monday–Saturday and 1–6 pm on Sunday. Shillito is open 11 am–8 pm, Monday–Saturday and 1–8 pm on Sunday. LOCATIONS

  • Shillito will open at 2pm on June 14 and 15.
  • Hours will be adjusted while school is in session.

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The family aquatic centers are located at Castlewood (320 Parkview Avenue), Southland (625 Hill-n-Dale Drive), Tates Creek (1400 Gainesway Drive) and Woodland (601 E. High St.). These facilities include bath houses, concession stands and water play areas for children 10 and under, outdoor play areas, slides, diving boards, grassy beach areas for sunning and zero depth entry/exit. Daily admission to a family aquatic center is $4 for youth 15 & under and $5 for adults 16 & over. Operating hours for all facilities except Southland are 11 am–8 pm, Monday–Saturday and 1–8 pm on Sunday. Operating hours at Southland are 10 am–8 pm, Monday–Saturday and 1–8 pm on Sunday.  LOCATIONS

  • Hours will be adjusted while school is in session.

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       Individual Pool Pass:

      At Pool

      $40

       

      Online
      Apr 29-May 16 

       $40  $35 

       Family Pool Pass:

       At Pool

      $200

       

      Online
      Apr 29-May 16

       $200  $190

      Pool passes are available online beginning at 9 am on April 29, and will be available through May 16. Passes can also be purchased at aquatic centers during operating hours beginning May 24. The cost is $35 for an individual pool pass if purchased online, $40 for an individual pool pass when purchased at the pools. Family Passes (up to 6 family members) will also be available for $190 if purchased online or $200 if purchased at the pools.  

      To obtain web access, go to www.lexingtonky.gov/newuser. For additional information, or if you've forgotten your household’s user name and password, please call 288-2980 or email parkswebhelp@lexingtonky.gov.

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      What better way to celebrate a summer birthday than to have a pool party. Come join us at the Woodland Aquatic Center to celebrate that special day. Included in the birthday package are a private party room for 2 hours and admission to the aquatic center. Parties are for 1–12 children and two adults. The fee for a birthday party is $75. Parties are available June 7 through August 4. For further information and reservations, visit our website. For questions, please call 288-2973. 

       

       

      For Information about Jacobson Park Marina, visit our Jacobson Park Page.

      Better Bites

      Southland

      Woodland

      Shillito


      Photos from the pools

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      LOCATIONS: Where our pools are
      RULES: Get to know our rules before you go
      SWIM LESSONS: We will teach you

      Contact Us
      Parks & Recreation Aquatics
      (859) 288-2973
      Fax (859) 254-0142 

      Last updated: 4/17/2014 12:13:13 PM